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The Son Also Rises 

David's father contacts David after a long time. The reason for the visit is that David Sr. is getting married and wants David Jr. to be the best man. When David Jr. sees the bride-to-be, he realises that he had a one night stand with her.

Director:

Allan Arkush

Writers:

Glenn Gordon Caron (created by), Ron Osborn | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Cybill Shepherd ... Maddie Hayes
Bruce Willis ... David Addison Jr.
Allyce Beasley ... Agnes DiPesto
Paul Sorvino ... David Addison Sr.
Brynn Thayer ... Stephanie
F.J. O'Neil F.J. O'Neil ... Minister
Edith Fields ... Dolores
Charles Rocket ... Richard Addison
Duncan McLeod Duncan McLeod ... Wedding Guest
Suzy Brabeau Suzy Brabeau ... Miss Parrish (as Susan Brabeau)
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Storyline

The Blue Moon agency has been on holidays and it is taking a while to settle down to normal business, especially with David still in holiday mode. David's father contacts David after a hiatus of a couple of years. The reason for the visit is that David Sr. is getting married and wants David Jr. to be the best man. When David Jr. sees the bride-to-be, he realises that he had a one night stand with her and so he goes all out to avoid meeting her. Written by jme

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 September 1986 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Goofs

When David enters Maddie's office, his sombrero is missing a furry dice. Yet when he takes the hat off and puts it on her desk it has two dice. See more »

Quotes

Agnes DiPesto: Mr. Addison, I'm glad you're here.
David Addison Jr.: You and your entire gender, Agnes.
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Connections

References The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

It's a Small World (After All)
(uncredited)
Written by Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman
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