WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)

TV-PG Comedy 25m

Overview

When a Cincinnati radio station switches from sedate music to top-40 rock 'n' roll, its staff of oddball characters is forced to switch gears quickly. New programming director Andy Travis brings in a new DJ named Venus Flytrap to work with the station's burned-out veteran, Dr. Johnny Fever. Neurotic newsman Les Nessman, eager beaver Bailey Quarters, sleazy salesman Herb Tarlek, blonde bombshell Jennifer Marlowe, who serves as the station's ultra-capable receptionist, and station manager Arthur Carlson, whose domineering mother owns WKRP, round out the eccentric bunch.

  1. Hugh Wilson

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Gary Sandy as Andy Travis

    Gary Sandy

    Andy Travis

    90 Episodes

  2. Howard Hesseman as Dr. Johnny Fever

    Howard Hesseman

    Dr. Johnny Fever

    90 Episodes

  3. Tim Reid as Venus Flytrap

    Tim Reid

    Venus Flytrap

    90 Episodes

  4. Loni Anderson as Jennifer Marlowe

    Loni Anderson

    Jennifer Marlowe

    90 Episodes

  5. Frank Bonner as Herb Tarlek

    Frank Bonner

    Herb Tarlek

    90 Episodes

  6. Gordon Jump as Arthur Carlson

    Gordon Jump

    Arthur Carlson

    90 Episodes

  7. Richard Sanders as Les Nessman

    Richard Sanders

    Les Nessman

    90 Episodes

  8. Jan Smithers as Bailey Quarters

    Jan Smithers

    Bailey Quarters

    90 Episodes

  9. Carol Bruce as Mama Carlson

    Carol Bruce

    Mama Carlson

    9 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 4 - WKRP in Cincinnati

Season 4

1981 | 22 Episodes

Season 4 of WKRP in Cincinnati premiered on October 7, 1981.

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WKRP in Cincinnati
WKRP in Cincinnati

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Status Ended

Network

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

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Content Score

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