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Lou Grant

Year:
Duration:
Germany:50 min (113 episodes) | USA:60 min (114 episodes)
Genres:
Drama
IMDB rate:
7.1
Awards:
Won 3 Golden Globes. Another 24 wins & 72 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1977-09-20
Filming Locations: 405 West 5th Street, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Bobs Watson
Bobs Watson
Lou Grant
Edward Asner
Lou Grant
Robert Walden
Joe Rossi
Mason Adams
Charlie Hume
Jack Bannon
Art Donovan
Daryl Anderson
Dennis "Animal" Price
Nancy Marchand
Mrs. Pynchon
Linda Kelsey
Billie Newman
Allen Williams
Adam Wilson
Did you know?
Trivia
The producers of the show wanted to air a final episode that dealt with the paper going out of business. They actually interviewed reporters from real newspapers that closed in order to prepare for this episode. The show was taken off the air before that episode could be filmed.
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During the run of the show, the reporters switched from using typewriters to VDTs (video display terminals). The brand name was taped over on all of the computers.
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When the series aired on CBS on Monday nights, journalism classes would dismiss early, so that the faculty and students could watch the new episodes and discuss them in class.
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Quotes
Lou Grant: Well, I haven't gotten the memo yet, but any way that we can be protected from the nuts who call the city room would be great.
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Lou Grant: When I told you to pick a company to investigate sexual harassment, I didn't mean this one.
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Billie Newman: I hate it when people tell me to calm down!
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Photos from cast
Nina Foch Phyllis Applegate Bonnie Bartlett William Bronder Karen Carlson Michael Constantine Robert Hirschfeld Patricia Mattick