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 ...  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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English

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30 October 1980 (USA) See more »

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Making a Living See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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couple of corrections...
19 August 2011 | by fluttterby-kissesSee all my reviews

the name of this show is 'it's a living' not 'making a living' the name is even in the theme song... please fix this!! to the 1st reviewer, the actress is crystal Bernard and the characters name was Amy... i loved this show and even remember the lyrics and beat to the theme song.. Ann Jillian is awesome and who doesn't love crystal Bernard, Gail Edwards, et al.. the only bad character was sonny and i guess every show needs one.. lot's of mention of sonny and waitresses but what about head chef Howard played by Richard Stahl.. his character played so well off Nancy played by Marian mercer... i enjoyed this show when i was younger and would like to see it properly credited


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