The Tony Danza Show (1997 TV series)

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The Tony Danza Show
Created byIan Gurvitz
ComposerJohnathan Wolff
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes14 (9 unaired)
Executive producers
  • Ian Gurvitz
  • Tony Danza
  • Dava Savel
  • Tracey Ormandy
  • Mark Wilding
  • Jack Amiel
  • Michael Begler
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time30 minutes
Production companies
DistributorSony Pictures Television
Original networkNBC
Original releaseSeptember 24 (1997-09-24) –
December 10, 1997 (1997-12-10)

The Tony Danza Show is an American sitcom television series starring Tony Danza, Majandra Delfino, Dean Stockwell, Ashley Malinger, Maria Canals, and Shaun Weiss that aired on NBC from September 24 to December 10, 1997, during the 1997 fall lineup.[1][2] The show aired 5 episodes before being cancelled, leaving 9 episodes unaired.

Tony Danza won "Favorite Male Performer In A New TV Series" at the 24th People's Choice Awards for his performance in the show.[3]


Tony DiMeo (Danza), single father of two daughters, is a sportswriter who can't use a computer. Tina (Delfino) is a rebellious 16-year-old and Mickey (Malinger) is an 11-year-old hypochondriac.[4]



No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1"Pilot"Jay SandrichIan GurvitzSeptember 24, 1997 (1997-09-24)
2"Wired"Gail MancusoIan GurvitzOctober 8, 1997 (1997-10-08)
3"With Your Guest Host Tony DiMeo..."Gail MancusoJeff AbugovOctober 15, 1997 (1997-10-15)
4"The Milk Run"Michael LessacDava SavelDecember 3, 1997 (1997-12-03)
5"A Marriage Made in Miami"James HamptonDava SavelDecember 10, 1997 (1997-12-10)
6"C'gar Face"Michael LessacJack Amiel, Michael BeglerUnaired
7"Sue You"Alan MyersonJennifer QuineUnaired
8"Thanks... But No Thanksgiving"Michael LessacAndrea AbbateUnaired
9"Take This Job and..."Rich CorrellMark WildingUnaired
10"A Christmas Story"Brian K. RobertsCharlotte BrownUnaired
11"Mini-pause"Brian K. RobertsCraig HoffmanUnaired
12"The Price of Dirty Laundry"Brian K. RobertsBilliam CoronelUnaired
13"Stringers"James HamptonJeff AbugovUnaired
14"Vision Quest"Alan MyersonJack Amiel, Michael BeglerUnaired


  1. ^ Richmond, Ray. "Review: 'The Tony Danza Show'". Vulture. Retrieved July 23, 2014.
  2. ^ Pierce, Scott (July 28, 1997). "Again, Danza won't have to learn a new name for his 4th sitcom". The Deseret News. Retrieved July 23, 2014.
  3. ^ "Star-News - Google News Archive Search".
  4. ^ Pierce, Scott (September 24, 1997). "'Tony Danza Show' is predictable pleasant". The Deseret News. Retrieved July 23, 2014.

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