Loosely based on the film Billy Liar (1963), young Billy (Steven Guttenberg) is a young man with a wild imagination who can't help telling whoppers, which exasperates his father to no end.

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Steve Guttenberg ...  Billy Fisher 7 episodes, 1979
James Gallery James Gallery ...  George Fisher 7 episodes, 1979
Peggy Pope ...  Alice Fisher 7 episodes, 1979
Paula Trueman ...  Gran 7 episodes, 1979
Michael Alaimo Michael Alaimo ...  Norval Shadrack 7 episodes, 1979
Bruce Talkington Bruce Talkington ...  Arthur Milliken 7 episodes, 1979
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Loosely based on the film Billy Liar (1963), young Billy (Steven Guttenberg) is a young man with a wild imagination who can't help telling whoppers, which exasperates his father to no end.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

26 February 1979 (USA) See more »

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Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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