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Webster (1983 - 1989)

Webster (1983 - 1989)

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31%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

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Series Info

A white couple---a sportscaster and his new bride---become the adoptive parents of a black child whose parents died in an accident. The talented and diminutive star Emmanuel Lewis was discovered in a Burger King commercial and captured viewers' hearts practically overnight.

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Seasons

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1988, ABC, 25 episodes

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1987, ABC, 26 episodes

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1986, ABC, 28 episodes

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1985, ABC, 25 episodes

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1984, ABC, 24 episodes

21%
Critics Consensus: Emmanuel Lewis is an immediately winning star, but Webster squanders his charms on a contrived and derivative premise that reinforces questionable social themes.

1983, ABC, 22 episodes

Cast

Emmanuel Lewis
as Webster Long
Alex Karras
as George Papadapolis
Susan Clark
as Katherine Calder-Young
Henry Polic II
as Jerry Silver
Ben Vereen
as Phillip Long
Eugene Roche
as Bill Parker
Cathryn Damon
as Cassie Parker
Jack Kruschen
as Papa Papadapolis
Chad Allen
as Rob Whitaker/Joiner
Corin Nemec
as Nicky Papadapolis
Ron Masak
as Woody
Al Fann
as Ozzie
Todd Susman
as Fireman
Michael McManus
as Calvin Berke
Barbara Brownell
as Barbie Berke
Earl Boen
as Fritz
Sean Patrick
as Raymond
Tom La Grua
as Lou `Donuts' DeMarco
Norma MacMillan
as Mrs. Pearson
Jack Elam
as Dusty
Gwen Verdon
as Aunt Charlotte
Nora Meerbaum
as Mrs. Diamond
Pamela Galloway
as Carol Travers
Colin Hamilton
as Mr. Ridgley-Smyth
Danny Breen
as Mr. Science
Bob Ridgely
as Frimple
Doris Hess
as Miss Bates
Michael Dorn
as Lt. Worf
Karin Woodward
as Mrs. Stephenson
Harrison Page
as Voice of Travis
Paul Kent
as Dan Haber
Robert DoQui
as Pastor Williams
Edan Gross
as Sherman
Ted Toll
as Harry
William Bogert
as Mr. Abruzzo
Larry Manley
as Off. Shanley/McGruff
Hayley Carr
as Loretta
Meredith MacRae
as Amanda Parson
Danny Goldman
as Robertson
Matthew Faison
as Mr. Wortman
Art Koustik
as Mr. Brock
Larry Anderson
as Buddy Lesko
Naomi Stevens
as Mrs. Zakas
William Bronder
as Doc Brady
Tommy Sledge
as Ralph Duffy
James Worthy
as James Worthy
Jo Jo Starbuck
as Jo Jo Starbuck
Ami Foster
as Maxine
Frank Gifford
as Frank Gifford
Patrick Ewing
as Patrick Ewing
John Brandon
as Larry Brock
Brenda Bolte
as Cleopatra
Maura Soden
as Mrs. Tolsky
Ben Hoag
as Marvin
E'Lon
as Mark
Wayne Grace
as Al `The Shark' Sullivan
Troy Evans
as Scalper
Barrie Ingham
as Hastings
Jeff Cohen
as Dwight
Jean G. Alan
as Stage Manager
Jennifer Holmes
as Daughter Parker
Norman Fell
as Charlie
Jacob Kenner
as Joey/Fred
Lynn Hamilton
as Mrs. Matthews
Shelly Lipkin
as Maitre d'
Susan Blanchard
as Leading Lady
Judyann Elder
as Mrs. Chambers
Lee Boek
as Fowler
Rod Loomis
as Professor
Eve Smith
as Mrs. Burns
Magda Harout
as Belly Dancer
Reid Shelton
as Dr. D'Amori
Josephy Hacker
as Professor
John Thompson
as John Thompson
Michael Hoit
as Pizza Man
Brandis Kemp
as Mrs. Dundorf
Jomarie Ward
as Mrs. Graham
James Cavan
as Old Man
Julia Migenes
as Julia Migenes
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Series Details

TV Network: ABC
Premiere Date: Sep 16, 1983
Genre: Comedy
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