I'll Take Manhattan (1987)

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I'll Take Manhattan is a 1987 American television miniseries, adapted from Judith Krantz's novel of the same name. Screened by CBS, it tells the story of the wealthy Amberville family, who run their own publishing company in New York. After Zachary Amberville, the patriarch of the family, dies, the company is taken over by his unscrupulous brother Cutter. Zachary's children, especially his energetic and intelligent daughter Maxi, begin a battle to regain control of the father's company.

I'll Take Manhattan was the highest-rated miniseries of the 1986–87 US television season with a 22.9/35 rating/share.

Series Cast

  1. Brett Cullen

    Brett Cullen

    Dennis Brady

    5 Episodes

  2. Lynne Griffin

    Lynne Griffin

    Candice Alexander

    5 Episodes

  3. Doug Davidson

    Male Model

    5 Episodes

  4. Staci Keanan

    Staci Keanan

    Angelica Cipriani

    5 Episodes

  5. Georgia Slowe

    Georgia Slowe

    Young Lily

    5 Episodes

  6. Valerie Bertinelli

    Valerie Bertinelli

    Maxime Amberville

    4 Episodes

  7. Jane Kaczmarek

    Jane Kaczmarek

    Nina Stern

    4 Episodes

  8. Adam LeFevre

    Adam LeFevre

    Jumbo Booker

    4 Episodes

  9. Barry Bostwick

    Barry Bostwick

    Zachary Amberville

    4 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1987 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of I'll Take Manhattan premiered on March 1, 1987.

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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