One of the Boys (TV series)

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One of the Boys
One of the Boys (TV series).jpg
GenreSitcom
StarringMickey Rooney
Dana Carvey
Nathan Lane
Scatman Crothers
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes13
Production
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time22–24 minutes
Production company(s)Columbia Pictures Television
Broadcast
Original channelNBC
Original runJanuary 23, 1982 (1982-01-23) – April 24, 1982 (1982-04-24)
Chronology
Preceded byMickey
 
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One of the Boys
One of the Boys (TV series).jpg
GenreSitcom
StarringMickey Rooney
Dana Carvey
Nathan Lane
Scatman Crothers
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes13
Production
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time22–24 minutes
Production company(s)Columbia Pictures Television
Broadcast
Original channelNBC
Original runJanuary 23, 1982 (1982-01-23) – April 24, 1982 (1982-04-24)
Chronology
Preceded byMickey

One of the Boys is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from January to April 1982. Starring Mickey Rooney, Dana Carvey, Nathan Lane, and Scatman Crothers. TV Guide ranked it number 24 on its TV Guide's 50 Worst Shows of All Time list in 2002.

Synopsis[edit]

Oliver Nugent (Rooney) was a spry senior citizen, who, along with his friend, Bernard Solomon (Scatman Crothers) leave their nursing home, and moves in with his college-aged grandson, Adam Shields (Carvey), who is attending Sheffield College in New Jersey, and his roommate, Jonathan Burns (Lane). Also involved is Adam's girlfriend, Jane (Meg Ryan) and their landlady, Mrs. Green (Francine Beers), who is more than entranced with Oliver.

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