The Good Son (Frasier)

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"The Good Son"
Frasier episode
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Frasier and Niles discuss their father's future living arrangements, when the subject of Niles' wife Maris enters in the conversation on a note of Frasier's personal disapproval. Niles: "I thought you liked my Maris?" Frasier: "I do. I like her from a distance. You know, the way you like the sun. Maris is like the sun. Except without the warmth."
Episode no.Season 1
Episode 01
Directed byJames Burrows
Written byDavid Angell
Peter Casey
David Lee
Production code40571-001
Original air dateSeptember 16, 1993
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"The Good Son" is the pilot episode of the television sitcom Frasier. The episode premiered on September 16, 1993, on NBC. This first episode seeks to establish the show, introduce the primary characters and settings, and distance itself from its parent, Cheers.



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