Hiller and Diller

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Hiller and Diller
Format Sitcom
Created by Lowell Ganz
Babaloo Mandel
Starring Kevin Nealon
Richard Lewis
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 16 (4 unaired) (List of episodes)
Production
Producer(s) Ron Howard
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Imagine Television
Touchstone Television
Broadcast
Original channel ABC
Original run September 23, 1997 – March 6, 1998

Hiller and Diller is an American sitcom that aired from September 23, 1997 to March 6, 1998.

Premise[edit]

Ted and Neil are two comedy writers with very different lives. Ted has an overachieving daughter among his three children, while Neil has two troublesome teenagers.[1]

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "Pilot" September 23, 1997 (1997-09-23)
Zane gets expelled from school, so Diller asks Hiller to help the boy get into the school where Hiller's daughter goes.
2 "The Play's the Thing" September 30, 1997 (1997-09-30)
Ted and Neil writes a paper for Zane and Lizzie, but the paper gets only a C+.
3 "The Anniversary" October 7, 1997 (1997-10-07)
Ted and Jeanne allows Neil to babysit so they can celebrate their anniversary at a hotel.
4 "The Old Flame" October 14, 1997 (1997-10-14)
Neil is dating Ted's former college girlfriend.
5 "Don't Make Me Hurt You" October 21, 1997 (1997-10-21)
When Neil is fired over creative differences, Ted decides to quit too and join him as a script writer for wrestling shows.
6 "A Very Special Episode of Hiller and Diller" October 28, 1997 (1997-10-28)
Neil implies that Jeanne isn't funny, so Ted bets Neil that she can get the dinner guests to laugh.
7 "Butterfly Kisses" November 4, 1997 (1997-11-04)
Lizzie forbids Ted from singing at her first boy-girl party.
8 "Hiller's List" November 11, 1997 (1997-11-11)
Ted plays matchmaker for Neil.
9 "Thankless-giving" November 25, 1997 (1997-11-25)
Jeanne lets Ted cook the holiday meal when Ted says he can cook just as good as she does.
10 "Christmas/Hanukkah" December 16, 1997 (1997-12-16)
Jeanne helps Gordon with an office party.
11 "The Cliffy Dukay Show" December 23, 1997 (1997-12-23)
Neil pressures Gordon into hiring a politically incorrect comedian.
12 "Zane and Lizzie" March 6, 1998 (1998-03-06)
Ted and Jeanne learns that Zane has a crush on Lizzie.
13 "Smart Guy" UNAIRED
Neil's son is picked to represent the school in a contest when he aces a math test.
14 "Jeanne Gets a Job" UNAIRED
Ted wants the kid to be supportive when Jeannie applies for a job.
15 "Haircut" UNAIRED
Ted doesn't know if Gordon plans to renew their contracts.
16 "Diller vs. Diller" UNAIRED
Neil's first wife doesn't want him to keep the kids for a year.

References[edit]

  1. ^ TV Guide. "Hiller and Diller episodes". TV Guide. Retrieved 2012-09-10. 

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