Good Grief (TV series)

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Good Grief
Genre Situation comedy
Created by Stu Silver
Written by Stu Silver
Ron Burla
Donald Todd
Mark Masuoka
Directed by Howard Storm
Jerry Lewis
Stu Silver
Starring Joel Brooks
Sheldon Feldner
Howie Mandel
Tom Poston
Wendy Schaal
Composer(s) Steve Nelson
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13
Production
Executive producer(s) David Steinberg
Larry Brezner
Jonathan D. Krane
Stu Silver
Producer(s) Ron Burla
Mark Masuoka
Marsha Posner Williams
Location(s) Northridge, Los Angeles
Running time 30 min.
Production company(s) Triggerfish Productions
Morra, Brezner & Steinberg Entertainment
20th Century Fox Television
Release
Original network Fox
Original release September 30, 1990 (1990-09-30) – February 3, 1991 (1991-02-03)

Good Grief is an American sitcom that aired for 13 episodes on Fox from September 30, 1990 to February 3, 1991.

The show was about a funeral home called "The Sincerity Mortuary" in Dacron, Ohio run by strait-laced Warren Pepper (Joel Brooks), his sister Debbie (Wendy Schaal), and her flamboyant husband Ernie Lapidus (Howie Mandel), who was determined to "put the 'fun' back in 'funeral.'" Tom Poston and Sheldon Feldner played assistants Ringo Prowley and Raoul, respectively.

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No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "Ladies and Gentlemen... Ernie Lapidus!" Howard Storm Stu Silver September 30, 1990 (1990-09-30)
2 "Full Dress Burial" Howard Storm Donald Todd October 7, 1990 (1990-10-07)
3 "Bury Me a Little" Howard Storm Ron Burla October 14, 1990 (1990-10-14)
4 "Warren Learns to Fly" Howard Storm Stu Silver October 21, 1990 (1990-10-21)
5 "Mooses, Masons and the Secret Life of Trees" Howard Storm Stu Silver October 28, 1990 (1990-10-28)
6 "Cub Scouts and Horses & Whiskers on Kittens" Howard Storm Stu Silver November 4, 1990 (1990-11-04)
7 "The Good, the Bad and the Mariachis" TBA TBA November 11, 1990 (1990-11-11)
8 "Viva Las Dacron" TBA TBA November 18, 1990 (1990-11-18)
9 "Ringo Gets a Job" TBA TBA December 2, 1990 (1990-12-02)
10 "Birth of a Notion" TBA TBA December 16, 1990 (1990-12-16)
11 "The Bear" TBA TBA January 6, 1991 (1991-01-06)
12 "The Big Bang Theory" TBA TBA January 13, 1991 (1991-01-13)
13 "13th Episode Anniversary Special" TBA TBA February 3, 1991 (1991-02-03)

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