Designing Women is an American television sitcom that centered on the working and personal lives of four Southern women and one man in an interior design firm in Atlanta, Georgia. It aired on the CBS television network from September 29, 1986 until May 24, 1993. The show was created by head writer Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, who wrote many of the episodes in the show's initial seasons. As of 2011, the series currently airs in syndication on the Comedy Gold and TVGN channels.

  1. Linda Bloodworth-Thomason


Series Cast

  1. Annie Potts

    Annie Potts

    Mary-Jo Shively

    164 Episodes

  2. Delta Burke

    Delta Burke

    Suzanne Sugarbaker

    164 Episodes

  3. Meshach Taylor

    Meshach Taylor

    Anthony Bouvier

    164 Episodes

  4. Jean Smart

    Jean Smart

    Charlene Frazier Stillfield

    164 Episodes

  5. Dixie Carter

    Dixie Carter

    Julia Sugarbaker

    164 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 8

2003 | 1 Episode

Season 8 of Designing Women premiered on July 28, 2003.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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