CBC Television Network


Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1986 to 1990

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired weekly at 11:30 PM, from January 27, 1986 to April 21, 1986. Second season aired from March 2, 1987 to June 1, 1987. Third season aired from Oct. 2, 1990 to Dec. 13, 1990.

This half-hour drama was a series about urban life in the 1980s as lived by a unique family trio consisting of Jean Lipton, a single mother and host of a popular radio talk show; her daughter Zoë; and Bobby, Jean’s 63 year old university student father.
Atlantis Films Ltd. produced the series in association with the CBC, BC Television, TV Ontario, Telefilm Canada, and Ironstar Communications.

Cast: Roberta Maxwell, Ingrid Veninger, Roland Hewgill, Taborah Johnson, Alec Willows, and Kimble Hall.

Producer: Janice Platt
Contributing writers: Judith Thompson, John Frizzell, Susan Martin, Rob Forsythe, and Paul Gross.

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2006