Parenthood is an American comedy-drama series based on the 1989 film of the same name. Executive produced by Ron Howard, the series aired for one season on NBC.

Parenthood was one of many failed movie-to-TV adaptations in the fall of 1990 which included Working Girl, Baby Talk, Ferris Bueller and Uncle Buck.

Series Cast

  1. Ken Ober

    12 Episodes

  2. Mary Jackson

    Mary Jackson

    12 Episodes

  3. Leonardo DiCaprio

    Leonardo DiCaprio

    Garry Buckman-Lampkin

    12 Episodes

  4. William Windom

    William Windom

    12 Episodes

  5. Ed Begley Jr.

    Ed Begley Jr.

    12 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 1

1990 | 12 Episodes

Season 1 of Parenthood premiered on August 20, 1990.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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