M.Y.O.B. (TV series)

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M.Y.O.B.
Also known as Mind Your Own Business
Genre Comedy
Created by Don Roos
Starring Katharine Towne
Lauren Graham
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 8 (4 unaired)
Production
Executive producer(s) Don Roos
Ann Donahue
Camera setup Single-camera
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Charade Productions
NBC Studios
Release
Original network NBC
Original release June 6 (2000-06-06) – June 27, 2000 (2000-06-27)

M.Y.O.B. (also known as Mind Your Own Business)[1] is an American comedy series starring Katharine Towne and Lauren Graham. The series premiered June 6, 2000, on NBC.[2] Eight episodes were produced, but only four were aired by NBC.

Cast and characters[edit]

  • Katharine Towne as Riley Veatch, a teen runaway from Akron, Ohio, who is searching for her birth mother.
  • Colin Mortensen as A.J. Swartz
  • Lauren Graham as Opal Marie Brown, Riley's aunt and the assistant principal at Gossett High School.
  • Paul Fitzgerald as Mitch Levitt
  • Amanda Detmer as Lisa Overbeck

Production[edit]

The pilot episode, filmed in early 1999, stars Nicki Aycox, with Elizabeth Perkins as the aunt.[3]

Episodes[edit]

The first two episodes of the series are registered with the United States Copyright Office.[4]

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
1"The Bad Seed"Bryan GordonTBAJune 6, 2000 (2000-06-06)63501
2"Boys in the Band"Bryan GordonTBAJune 13, 2000 (2000-06-13)63502
3"French Connection"TBATBAJune 20, 2000 (2000-06-20)63503
4"Basic Instinct"Stephen CraggMarc DubeJune 27, 2000 (2000-06-27)63504
5"The Paper Chase"TBATBAUnaired63505
6"Coming to America"TBATBAUnaired63506
7"Out of Africa"TBATBAUnairedTBA
8"Arms Akimbo"TBATBAUnairedTBA

References[edit]

  1. ^ Don Roos, Ann Donahue (2000). M.Y.O.B (TV drama episode, Opening sequence). USA: NBC. 
  2. ^ Rosenberg, Howard (June 6, 2000). "Edgy Humor Shows Promise in NBC's Uneven 'M.Y.O.B.'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2009-07-02. 
  3. ^ Flynn, Gillian (April 9, 1999). "Family Ties". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2009-07-02. 
  4. ^ From the United States Copyright Office catalog: "Public Catalog - Copyright Catalog (1978 to present) - Basic Search [search: "MYOB"]". United States Copyright Office. Retrieved 2017-09-14. 

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