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Murphy Brown

Murphy Brown

  • Premiered: 
    November 14, 1988
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  • Network: CBS
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sitcom)
  • Type: Live Action
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  • Season 1
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Plot Synopsis

On Mother's Day 2014 (Sunday, May 11), Encore Classic will present "Mother's Day with Murphy Brown," a marathon featuring favorite episodes of this beloved classic series, starting with the world premiere of the cable channel's "Murphy Brown 25th Anniversary Special" at 4pm ET/PT. Hosted by Matt Roush, editor for "TV Guide," this 30-minute retrospective special captures the reunion of series creator Diane English with original cast members Candice Bergen, Faith Ford, Joe Regalbuto, Grant Shaud and Charles Kimbrough, as they reflect on favorite cast moments, guest stars over the years, pranks on the set, social and political events, the revolving door of Murphy's numerous secretaries from week-to-week and more. Then, Encore Classic will broadcast a marathon of classic episodes of MURPHY BROWN from 4:30-10pm ET/PT, including favorites, like the pilot, the two-part "On Another Plane," "Tip of the Silverberg," the two-part "You Say Potatoe, I Say Potato," and more.


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Shukovsky English Entertainment
  • In association with Warner Bros. Television


  • "F.Y.I." on CBS-TV - Washington DC USA
  • Jim & Doris Dial - Washington DC USA
  • Phil's Bar & Grill - Washington DC USA

Births, Deaths & Weddings

  • May 21, 1990: Corky Sherwood and Will Forrest are married
  • May 18, 1992: Avery Brown is born
  • April 13, 1998: Jerry Gold and Elka Hausergunzen are married