Lou Grant (1977–1982)
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Marathon 

In a news-packed day, Lou feels the pressure as he sets up coverage of a tunnel cave-in and a human fly climbing a skyscraper, knowing that a resentful Donovan has been offered a better ... See full summary »

Director:

Alexander Singer

Writers:

Allan Burns (created by), James L. Brooks (created by) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Edward Asner ... Lou Grant
Robert Walden ... Joe Rossi
Linda Kelsey ... Billie Newman
Mason Adams ... Charlie Hume
Jack Bannon ... Art Donovan
Daryl Anderson ... Dennis "Animal" Price
Nancy Marchand ... Mrs. Pynchon
Peter Hobbs ... George Driscoll
Michael Warren ... Andrew Turner
Emilio Delgado ... Rubin Castillo
John Petlock John Petlock ... Dreyfus
Lee Delano ... Magliacci
Peter Bourne Peter Bourne ... Guide
Rebecca Stanley Rebecca Stanley ... Moyers
John Finnegan ... Tim Butterfield
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Storyline

In a news-packed day, Lou feels the pressure as he sets up coverage of a tunnel cave-in and a human fly climbing a skyscraper, knowing that a resentful Donovan has been offered a better paying job. The hard pressed Lou also has to answer questions of a Swedish tour group, cope with a familiar kook (Mr. Dreyfus) who brings news of outer space, and find an assignment for a youthful city room intern. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 March 1979 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

MTM Enterprises See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (DeLuxe)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Lou Grant: I appreciate the way you and Billie look out for one another. She said the same thing about your story.
Joe Rossi: Oh yeah?
Lou Grant: Hm hm.
Joe Rossi: Well, in her case, its jealousy.
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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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