This series featured a group of waitresses (and a pianist, Sonny) who work at a fancy restaurant at the top of a skyscraper.
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Complete series cast summary:
Gail Edwards ...  Dot Higgins 120 episodes, 1980-1989
Barrie Youngfellow Barrie Youngfellow ...  Jan Hoffmeyer Gray / ... 120 episodes, 1980-1989
Paul Kreppel Paul Kreppel ...  Sonny Mann 120 episodes, 1980-1989
Marian Mercer ...  Nancy Beebe 120 episodes, 1980-1989
Crystal Bernard ...  Amy Tompkins 93 episodes, 1985-1989
Richard Stahl ...  Howard Miller 93 episodes, 1985-1989
Sheryl Lee Ralph ...  Ginger St. James 71 episodes, 1986-1989
Ann Jillian ...  Cassie Cranston 49 episodes, 1980-1986
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This half-hour situation comedy centered on a small group of waitresses working at a first class restaurant. A stern female supervisor and a young male piano player are also added into the mix. Written by Phil Fernando

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30 October 1980 (USA) See more »

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Great casting!
25 May 2006 | by SylviastelSee all my reviews

This show had great casting with actors like Paul Kreppel who play Sonny in both series, Marian Mercer, Barrie Youngfellow, the beautiful Ann Jillian, Gail Edwards, Wendy Schall, and Louise Lasser from the Woody Allen films. The show took place in the evening at a posh restaurant in an Los Angeles skyscraper. For a thirty minutes show that aired first in prime time television and later in syndication, it was a memorable and decent show to watch. But it didn't get enough viewers or whatever the reason and was canceled on network television but later resurfaced to syndication which did very well on Saturday afternoon television. I have to say that I always watched it on television during my youth and never understood the networks which canceled fare and attractive television programming in favor of something better or most cases it was worse than expected.


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