The Brian Benben Show

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The Brian Benben Show
Created by Robert Borden
Directed by Andrew D. Weyman
Composer(s) Mark Heyes
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 9 (5 unaired)
Executive producer(s) Robert Borden
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Big Prostate Productions
Warner Bros. Television
Original network CBS
Original release September 21 (1998-09-21) – October 12, 1998 (1998-10-12)

The Brian Benben Show is an American sitcom that aired on CBS on Mondays from September 21, 1998 to October 12, 1998.[1]


The show centered on Brian Benben, an anchor on KYLA-TV news in Los Angeles, who was replaced in favor of a younger person. Brian was later able to return to the station as a replacement for a human interest reporter who was killed covering an ape exhibit at a zoo.



Every episode of The Brian Benben Show was directed by Andrew D. Weyman.[2]

List of The Brian Benben Show episodes
No. Title  Original air date  Prod.
code [2]
1 "Pilot" September 22, 1998 (1998-09-22) 475142
2 "House of Blues" September 28, 1998 (1998-09-28) 467251
3 "Brian's Got Back, Part 1" October 5, 1998 (1998-10-05) 467254
4 "Brian's Got Back, Part 2" October 12, 1998 (1998-10-12) 467255
5 "Motivating Kevin" Unaired 467252
6 "Chad Dates Julie" Unaired 467253
7 "Of Mice and Benben" Unaired 467256
8 "Have One for the Show" Unaired 467257
9 "Billy, Don't Be a Hero" Unaired 467258


  1. ^ Tim Brooks; Earle Marsh (2003). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946–Present (Eighth ed.). Ballantine Books. p. 155. ISBN 0-345-45542-8. 
  2. ^ a b From the United States Copyright Office catalog: "Public Catalog - Copyright Catalog (1978 to present) - Basic Search [search: "The Brian Benben Show"]". United States Copyright Office. Retrieved 2017-09-04. 

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