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The Ellen Burstyn Show is an American sitcom starring Ellen Burstyn. The series was produced by Touchstone Television and debuted on ABC on September 20, 1986 The series was canceled after 13 episodes.

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Series Cast

  1. Ellen Burstyn as Ellen Brewer

    Ellen Burstyn

    Ellen Brewer

    13 Episodes

  2. Megan Mullally as Molly Brewer Ross

    Megan Mullally

    Molly Brewer Ross

    13 Episodes

  3. Jesse R. Tendler

    Nick Ross

    13 Episodes

  4. Barry Sobel as Tom Hines

    Barry Sobel

    Tom Hines

    13 Episodes

  5. Elaine Stritch as Sydney Brewer

    Elaine Stritch

    Sydney Brewer

    13 Episodes

  6. Lynne Thigpen as

    Lynne Thigpen

    1 Episode

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Season 1

1986 • 13 Episodes

Season 1 of The Ellen Burstyn Show premiered on September 20, 1986.

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(1x12, September 5, 1987)

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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