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Me And The Chimp

Me And The Chimp


Strong contender for the title of "Worst Television Show of All-Time", Me and the Chimp starred Ted Bessell as a dentist who reluctantly allows his family to adopt a chimpanzee named Buttons and their ensuing misadventures. Anita Gillette, Scott Kolden, and Kami Cotler co-starred in the series which was fortunately put out of its misery by CBS after airing only 13 episodes. According to Hollywood lore, the show was originally entitled The Chimp and I but star Ted Bessell demanded he be billed ahead of the chimpanzee in the title thus the change.
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Episode Info

Final: 1x13 -- Liz's Allergy (Apr/27/1972)


Liz develops an allergy to Buttons.
Cast
Ted Bessell
As Mike Reynolds
Anita Gillette
As Liz Reynolds
Scott Kolden
As Scott Reynolds
Kami Cotler
As Kitty Reynolds
Jackie
As Buttons
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Crew

Creator: Garry Marshall, Thomas L. Miller
Executive Producer: Garry Marshall
Producer: Alan Rafkin
Editor: Jerry Dronsky, Robert Phillips (2)
Director of Photography: Leonard J. South
Main Title Theme: Charles Fox

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Seasons

Warning: Me And The Chimp guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: CBS ( USA)
Airs: Thursdays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: January 13, 1972
Ended: May 18, 1972
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