A.E.S. Hudson Street

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A.E.S. Hudson Street
GenreSituation comedy
Created byDanny Arnold
Tony Sheeman
Chris Hayward
Directed byNoam Pitlik
StarringGregory Sierra
Rosanna DeSoto
Theme music composerJack Elliott
Allyn Ferguson
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes5
Production
Executive producer(s)Danny Arnold
Producer(s)Roland Kibbee
Running time24 mins.
Production company(s)Four D Productions
DistributorColumbia Pictures Television
Columbia TriStar Television
Sony Pictures Television (current)
Release
Original networkABC
Picture formatNTSC
Audio formatMonaural
Original releaseMarch 16 (1978-03-16) – April 20, 1978 (1978-04-20)
Chronology
Related showsBarney Miller

A.E.S. Hudson Street is an American comedy television show that aired on ABC in 1978 on Thursday night from 9:30 pm to 10:00 pm EST.

Synopsis[edit]

The series follows the antics of the staff of a run-down Adult Emergency Service hospital on Hudson Street, on the lower west side of Manhattan. It was cancelled after five episodes.[1]

Cast and characters[edit]

Pilot[edit]

The series pilot aired July 21, 1977, with F. Murray Abraham starring as Dr. Tony Menzies. When the five series episodes were filmed, only Dishy and Stewart remained from the original cast. All of the other characters were either dropped or re-cast. In the pilot, A.E.S. stood for Ambulance Emergency Service.[2]

Remake[edit]

The series was remade as Stat in 1991. This version lasted 6 episodes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brooks, Tim & Marsh, Earle (2007). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present (9th ed.). New York: Ballantine Books. ISBN 978-0-345-49773-4.
  2. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2009). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2007 (Volume 1). Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-3305-6.

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