Dudley (TV series)

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Genre Comedy
Created by Susan Beavers
Starring Dudley Moore
Joanna Cassidy
Harley Cross
Max Wright
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 6
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel CBS
Original run April 16, 1993 –
May 14, 1993

Dudley is an American Primetime television series starring Dudley Moore (in his episodic TV debut)[1] and Joanna Cassidy. The series premiered April 16, 1993 on CBS, temporarily replacing on Friday primetime-slot the series Major Dad,[2] and was canceled May 14, 1993, just one episode before its regular ending.


The series focuses about the "forced" cohabitation between Dudley Bristol, a mature, divorced cabaret pianist and his 14-year-old son Fred.



# Title Original airdate
1 "It Was A Wonderful Life" April 16, 1993 (1993-04-16)
2 "Call Me Irresponsible" April 23, 1993 (1993-04-23)
3 "Off the Record" April 30, 1993 (1993-04-30)
4 "Whose Therapy Is It, Anyway?" May 7, 1993 (1993-05-07)
5 "Learnin' The Blues" May 14, 1993 (1993-05-14)
6 "Round One" Unaired


  • 1993 Emmy Awards Nominee - Graphic design and title sequences - William B. Pittard, Frances Schifrin, Jennifer Grey Berkowitz, Darin Kirchne[3]
  • 1993 Emmy Awards Nominee - Lighting direction (electronic), comedy series - George Spiro Dibie, Kim Killingsworth[3]


  • Alex McNeil, Total television: the comprehensive guide to programming from 1948 to the present, Penguin Books, 1996
  1. ^ Diane Joy Moca. "Moore Becomes A Sitcom Dad In His First American Tv Show". The Orlando Sentinel. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Howard Rosenberg (April 16, 1993). "t TV REVIEW : 'Dudley': Moore Debuts as a Micro-Dad". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Emmy Award Nominations 1993 : Nighttime Nominees: A Complete Rundown". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 

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