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Good Morning, Miami 

A talented young TV producer arrives in Miami to revamp the lowest-rated morning show in the country.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Constance Zimmer ...  Penny Barnes Barrington 40 episodes, 2002-2004
Mark Feuerstein ...  Jake Silver 40 episodes, 2002-2004
Ashley Williams ...  Dylan Messinger 40 episodes, 2002-2004
Jere Burns ...  Frank Alfano 35 episodes, 2002-2004
Matt Letscher ...  Gavin Stone 34 episodes, 2002-2004
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Jake Silver, a television producer, arrives in Miami to work on the morning show, GOOD MORNING MIAMI. What he sees is a utter mess; for instance, the anchorman, Gavin Stone, is a recovering alcoholic who is pompous and arrogant, as is the anchorwoman Lucia, and the weather girl is a nun. Frank, the man who brings Jake there, is extremely neurotic. And his assistant Penny is obstinate. Jake is about to leave when he meets Dylan, the station's hairdresser, and decides to stick around to court her; the only problem is, she's already involved with Stone. But on the advice of his grandmother Clair, he decides to stay and see if he has a chance. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Country:

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Release Date:

26 September 2002 (USA) See more »

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Buenos días, Miami See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The character of Brenda, the Weather Nun was meant to only be for the pilot. One of the characters that Jake was supposed to fire to improve the show. But the producers really liked the actress Brenda Dillman and wanted to keep her on. See more »

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In the first season finale, the yellow clipboard Dylan holds in the first few minutes jumps from her hands to her bag during her talk with Jake. See more »

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Jake Silver: Gavin, a little tough on the spelling-bee champ.
Gavin Stone: Hey, a girl that chunky should know how to spell dessert.
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Dan Aykroyd/Beyonce (2003) See more »

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Likable at first blush, but has structural weaknesses
27 September 2002 | by budikavlanSee all my reviews

The opening episode of this sitcom shows promise: the setting is interesting (if a bit overused lately--see "Life With Bonnie") and the characters seem appropriately "zany" for a successful ensemble show. I like the team of Kohan and Mutchnick who also brought us "Will and Grace" and the underrated "Boston Common." The cast is also good, even if Suzanne Pleshette seems unlikely as Feuerstein's *grandmother.* The laugh quotient wasn't as high as one would like, but the romantic chemistry is fine--which brings me to the first structural problem the show has. It's been packaged and promoted as a romantic comedy. If they intend to keep the focus on this one romantic pairing (Jake and Dylan), they're doomed to failure. Shows centered primarily around the development of one romance ALWAYS fail; once the characters are in a stable relationship the show is dead, yet if you keep them apart too long, the show is likewise dead. The romance must coexist with other appealing elements and compelling characters.

"Good Morning Miami" doesn't look promising on either front. Jake himself is a nice enough fellow, intelligent and attractive, but perhaps a bit dull. This has been a problem with Feuerstein's previous series. I don't know if he has the charisma to be the lead, though he's been fine as a supporting player.

The other characters and the milieu of an ineptly produced morning television show reveals another problem. What is funny about it is also why it can't sustain a long-running sitcom. If Jake does his job well, he will either fire the other characters or eliminate the quirks that make them funny characters. If he fails at his job, he will be fired. Either way, "Good Morning Miami" is on borrowed time.


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