Subject: Re: John Hillerman, Higgins on "Magnum, P.I.," Dies at 84
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
"Adam H. Kerman"<email@example.com> wrote:
> Ubiquitous<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >email@example.com wrote:
> >>"Adam H. Kerman"<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >>>>He also was recognized for his character on the 1977-78 sitcom The
> >>>>Betty White Show, in which he played the star's director and former
> >>>>spouse; as Sandy Duncan's father on Valerie's Family: The Hogans; and
> >>>>as Bonnie Franklin's crusty boss Mr. Connors at a PR firm on One Day at
> >>>>a Time. . . .
> >>>Wow. I remember The Betty White Show. It was one of the worst written
> >>>sitcoms ever; what a horrible show. Betty White was, I guess, supposed
> >>>to be Angie Dickinson. Georgia Engel, also from The Mary Tyler Moore
> >>>Show, was in the cast.
> >>Speak to us more of this? I have no recollection of it at all, but
> >>Betty White as Angie Dickinson? Boggle.
> >I don't remember it being that bad. Betty played a stuntwoman on a female
> >show, Hillerman, her ex, was the producer, and Georgette was her assistant.
> No, she was the star of the show-with-a-show, which was a spoof on
> Police Woman. Hillerman, her ex-husband, was the director. Not all that
> much hillarity ensued.
> >Here's avery poor quality ep on YouTube.
> Thanks for finding that.
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