Season Cast 20

  1. Burt Reynolds

    Burt Reynolds

    Wood Newton (24 Episodes)

  2. Marilu Henner
  3. Hal Holbrook

    Hal Holbrook

    Evan Evans (24 Episodes)

  4. Charles Durning
  5. Ann Wedgeworth
  6. Michael Jeter
  7. Jay R. Ferguson
  8. Ossie Davis

    Ossie Davis

    Ponder Blue (24 Episodes)

  9. Elizabeth Ashley
  10. Jacob Parker

    Will Newton (24 Episodes)

  11. Melissa Reneé Martin
  12. Jane Abbott

    (1 Episode)

  13. Dan Gilvezan

    Dan Gilvezan

    (1 Episode)

  14. Charles Nelson Reilly
  15. Christian Hoff

    Christian Hoff

    (1 Episode)

  16. Erin Gray

    Erin Gray

    (1 Episode)

  17. Doug McClure

    Doug McClure

    (1 Episode)

  18. Rick Hurst

    Rick Hurst

    (1 Episode)

  19. Burton Gilliam

    Burton Gilliam

    (1 Episode)

  20. Charlie Dell

    Charlie Dell

    (1 Episode)

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Season Crew 6

Directing

  1. Burt Reynolds

    Burt Reynolds

    Director (7 Episodes)

  2. David Steinberg

    David Steinberg

    Director (7 Episodes)

  3. Harry Thomason

    Harry Thomason

    Director (6 Episodes)

  4. Frank Bonner

    Frank Bonner

    Director (1 Episode)

Production

  1. Linda Bloodworth-Thomason

Writing

  1. Linda Bloodworth-Thomason

Show

Episodes 24

September 21, 1990

On his birthday/wedding anniversary, an innocent Wood is photographed with a stripper; and Prosecuting Attorney candidate Ava discovers she's pregnant despite Wood's vasectomy.

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Directed by: Harry Thomason

Written by: Linda Bloodworth-Thomason

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September 28, 1990

Frieda babysits, and fills in for Evan on poker night when he has a date with Miss Beausoleil.

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October 5, 1990

On seeing an old game film, Wood discovers his most celebrated high school touchdown catch was actually out of bounds.

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October 16, 1990

During Sadie Hawkins week, the football team begins a seven-day series of pranks on Coach Newton.

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Fast Women

October 29, 1990

Ava asks Wood to talk with both their son, Taylor, and her father about their choice in dates.

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October 2, 1990

Ava's high-school flame visits; Will shaves off half of Wood's moustache.

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November 9, 1990

Hoping to win Wood's favour, Herman, at a fundraiser, bids for and wins a weekend with Wood and his family.

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November 19, 1990

Wood and the rest of town tutor the football players in algebra so they won't fail their classes and be barred from a big game.

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Mr. Mom

November 26, 1990

With Ava's prosecutorial work taking her away from her household duties, a miserable Wood has to take up the slack.

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December 10, 1990

Wood gets a bit part when a movie company and its temperamental star arrive to shoot a Civil War mini-series.

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December 17, 1990

Tired of his kids' materialism, Wood gives their presents to a needy family.

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January 7, 1991

Wood and Ava are asked to dinner by a married couple—who turn out to be swingers into spouse-swapping.

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January 21, 1991

At his 30-year high school reunion, Wood hooks up with two old pals and one old flame.

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January 28, 1991

Wood and Ava recall how friends rallied to help her get elected Prosceuting Attorney over her opponent Jim Guy Puckett.

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February 4, 1991

Herman's big, blustery father comes to visit, but talks football with Wood and chases after Frieda more than he sees his son.

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February 11, 1991

Wood must testify against Evan, who's being defended by his daughter Ava.

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February 18, 1991

On Wood's annual deer-hunting trip, a local legend deer drops dead in front of his cabin—outside official hunting grounds.

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February 21, 1991

A convict who'd threatened prosecutor Ava when she had him put away escapes and heads toward town.

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March 4, 1991

Wood tries to keep secret the presence of his guest: old acquaintance country-music singer Kenny Rogers.

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Sex Education

March 24, 1991

An in-over-his-head Herman substitute teaches a class in sex education, and calls in ""expert"" Wood.

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April 1, 1991

Two female students attempt to join the football team.

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Herman's relationship with Margaret hits a snag when she refuses to be seen with Herman on a formal ""date"".

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April 29, 1991

Ava goes into labor the night of the Booster Club Sports banquest, to which Wood has invited his football archrival Terry Bradshaw.

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The Baby Show

May 6, 1991

Ava rides in the back of Ponder's catering truck on a chaotic ride to the hospital.

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