The Monroes (1995 TV series)
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|Created by||Rick Kellard|
|Composer(s)||W.G. Snuffy Walden|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||13 (7 unaired)|
|Running time||60 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Rebel Heart Productions
Elliot Friedgen Company
Warner Bros. Television
|Original release||September 12– October 19, 1995|
The Monroes is a primetime soap opera starring William Devane and Susan Sullivan, that ran from September 12, 1995 to October 19, 1995 on ABC. The Monroes capitalizes on the rise of high drama in politics.
- William Devane - John Monroe, a powerful and wealthy power broker who is running for governor of Maryland
- Susan Sullivan - Kathryn Monroe, the smart and long-suffering matriarch
- David Andrews - William Monroe, the eldest son who is politically ambitious but keeps stumbling into extramarital affairs
- Lynn Clark - Anne Monroe, the eldest daughter who is ready to end her monthlong marriage
- Cecil Hoffmann - Greer Monroe, a cold-blooded and intelligent attorney who is having an affair with a Washington, D.C. figure who, for the time being, is not revealed but who may just turn out to be the President of the United States
- Steven Eckholdt - James Monroe, John's favorite son, a former astronaut, despises politics and his father's plays
- Tracy Griffith - Ruby Monroe
- Tristan Tait - Gabriel Monroe, the youngest son is bored with law studies and is ready to flunk out of Georgetown University
- Darryl Theirse - Michael Bradley, the lawyer and advisor to the politically ambitious clan
- Bernard WeinraubPublished: October 15, 1995 (1995-10-15). "COVER STORY;They Told Devane He'd Be Typecast As a Kennedy (But Which One?) - New York Times". Nytimes.com. Retrieved 2013-03-31.
- Fretts, Bruce (1995-05-26). "Funny Business". EW.com. Retrieved 2013-03-31.