Parenthood (1990)

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Premiere pilot
August 20, 1990
September 22, 1990
Finale August 11, 1991
Creator Lowell Ganz
Babaloo Mandel
Network/Provider NBC
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company Imagine Television
Universal Television
Seasons 1
Episodes 11 + pilot
(List of episodes)
Origin USA

Parenthood is a sitcom based on the 1989 motion picture of the same name. It delivered seriocomic vignettes on rearing children, revolving around four generations of the Buckmans, a middle-class California family (the movie however, took place in St. Louis, Missouri). The Huffners of the movie were renamed the Merricks.



Actor Character
Main Cast
Ed Begley, Jr. Gil Buckman
Jayne Atkinson Karen Buckman
Max Elliott Slade Kevin Buckman
Thora Birch Taylor Buckman
Zachary LaVoy Justin Buckman
Maryedith Burrell Helen Buckman
Bess Meyer Julie Buckman Hawks
David Arquette Tod Hawks
Leonardo DiCaprio Garry Buckman
Ken Ober Nathan Merrick
Susan Norman Susan Buckman Merrick
Ivyann Schwan Patty Merrick
Mary Jackson Great Grandma Greenwell
Sheila MacRae Marilyn Buckman
William Windom Frank Buchman


Season  Premiere Finale #
Season One September 22, 1990 August 11, 1991 11 + 1


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