JULIA: MAMA'S MAN {SERIES PREMIERE} (TV)

Summary

Premiere of this comedy series about Julia Baker, a black, widowed nurse, and her young son, Corey. In this episode, Julia applies for a job at an aerospace center but encounters a racist personnel manager, Mr. Colton. At home, Corey makes friends with Earl J. Waggedorn, a neighbor. And, because Corey misses his father, he decides to fix Julia up with the television repairman, Dick Privet. The program concludes as Julia gets a call from Dr. Chegley, who asks her to come in for another job interview. Commercials deleted.

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: September 17, 1968 Tuesday 8:30 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:25:25
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T82:0544
  • GENRE: Comedy
  • SUBJECT HEADING: African-American Collection - Comedy
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - TV series, 1968-1971
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Hal Kanter … Producer, Director, Created by, Writer
    • Bernard Wiesen … Associate Producer
    • Elmer Bernstein … Music by
    • Diahann Carroll … Cast, Julia Baker
    • Marc Copage … Cast, Corey Baker
    • Lloyd Nolan … Cast, Dr. Chegley
    • Michael Link … Cast, Earl J. Waggedorn
    • Betty Beaird … Cast, Marie Waggedorn
    • Lloyd Haynes … Cast, Dick Privet
    • Charles Lampkin … Cast, The Electrician
    • William O'Connell … Cast, The Messenger
    • Steve Pendleton … Cast, The TV Repairman
    • Monique Montagne … Cast, The Receptionist
    • Whit Bissell … Cast, Mr. Colton