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Good Heavens is an ABC comedy anthology series produced by Columbia Pictures Television that aired between February 29 and June 26, 1976. It ranked #17 in the Nielsen ratings during the 1975-76 television season.[2]

Good Heavens
Carl Reiner-1976.jpg
Reiner in a promotional photo for Good Heavens
Genre Comedy anthology series
Written by Austin Kalish
Irma Kalish
Sy Gomberg
Starring Carl Reiner
Country of origin  United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13[1]
Production
Executive producer(s) Carl Reiner
Producer(s) Austin Kalish
Irma Kalish
Mel Swope
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Columbia Pictures Television
Distributor Sony Pictures Television
Release
Original network ABC
Original release February 29 (1976-02-29) – June 26, 1976 (1976-06-26)

The main character was Mr. Angel (Carl Reiner), an emissary of heaven who came down to Earth to grant wishes to those who had performed a good deed. Episodes featured actors such as Don Ameche, Susan Dey, Sandy Duncan, Pat Harrington Jr., Florence Henderson, Alex Karras, Penny Marshall, Hugh O'Brian, Loretta Swit, Brenda Vaccaro, and Fred Willard.[1]

EpisodesEdit

Title Air date
1"Mr. Right"February 29, 1976 (1976-02-29)
2"Take Me Out to the Ball Game"March 8, 1976 (1976-03-08)
3"Good Neighbor Maxine"March 15, 1976 (1976-03-15)
4"I Want Nancy!"March 22, 1976 (1976-03-22)
5"See Jane Run"March 29, 1976 (1976-03-29)
6"Jack the Ribber and Me"April 5, 1976 (1976-04-05)
7"A Night with Brockton"May 22, 1976 (1976-05-22)
8"Superscoop"May 29, 1976 (1976-05-29)
9"The Big Break"June 5, 1976 (1976-06-05)
10"Mixed Doubles"June 12, 1976 (1976-06-12)
11"The Queen's Rook Club"June 19, 1976 (1976-06-19)
12"Coffee, Tea, or Gloria"June 26, 1976 (1976-06-26)
13"Funny Fellow"July 2, 1976 (1976-07-02)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "A Look Back at Good Heavens - 1976". Passion for Television (blog). blogspot.com. March 8, 2013. Retrieved 2013-04-12.
  2. ^ The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present. Ballantine Books. 2003. p. 475. ISBN 0-345-45542-8.

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