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Wings 

Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Tim Daly ...  Joe Montgomery Hackett 172 episodes, 1990-1997
Steven Weber ...  Brian Michael Hackett 172 episodes, 1990-1997
Crystal Bernard ...  Helen Chapel / ... 172 episodes, 1990-1997
David Schramm ...  Roy Biggins 172 episodes, 1990-1997
Rebecca Schull ...  Fay Evelyn Schlob Dumbly DeVay Cochran 172 episodes, 1990-1997
Tony Shalhoub ...  Antonio Scarpacci 144 episodes, 1991-1997
Thomas Haden Church ...  Lowell Mather 123 episodes, 1990-1995
Amy Yasbeck ...  Casey Chapel Davenport 74 episodes, 1994-1997
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Brothers Brian and Joe Hackett attempt to run an airline on the New England island of Nantucket while surrounded by their various wacky friends and employees.

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Comedy | Drama

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 April 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wings See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(172 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Wings only ever received a grand total of three Emmy nominations. One for Outstanding Makeup in 1996, and the others in 1992 for guest stars Kelsey Grammer (playing Frasier Crane) and Tyne Daly (Tim Daly's sister) for her one-episode appearance as Mimsy Borogroves. See more »

Goofs

In episode 4.2: "The Fortune Cookie", Joe decides to dissolve Sandpiper and Lowell fears he's out of a job, but in episode 3.14: "Stew in a Stew", Joe clearly states that Lowell works for the airport, not Sandpiper, meaning he still has the six planes at Aeromass to maintain. See more »

Quotes

Roy Biggins: I was so good, I screamed out my own name!
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Referenced in Demon Summer (2003) See more »

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one of funniest shows ever!
2 July 1999 | by motteSee all my reviews

When I first watched this show, I thought it was yet another 1-year-survivor, but it became better and better, and lasted for 8 years. The actors all do very well, but Thomas Haden Church has to be mentioned especially. His role as local goofball Lowell Mather was absolutely hilarious, but unfortunately, he left the show in '95. But still, a great show!


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