The Golden Girls (1985 - 1992)


The Golden Girls

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96%

Avg Audience Score

Series Info

Four mature single women share a house in Miami in a long-running ensemble sitcom that's enjoyed a resurgent popularity among younger viewers since repeats began airing on Lifetime. A two-time Emmy winner for Outstanding Comedy Series, the smart Susan Harris-created sitcom dealt wittily (and often movingly) with aspects of friendship and aging, and earned awards for all four of its principal actresses.

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Seasons

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1991, NBC, 26 episodes

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1990, NBC, 26 episodes

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1989, NBC, 26 episodes

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1988, NBC, 26 episodes

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1987, NBC, 25 episodes

100%
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1986, NBC, 26 episodes

86%
Critics Consensus: Worth its weight in laughs, The Golden Girls' first season brings together an outrageously talented cast of television veterans and a raunchy sensibility that proves youth needn't be wasted on the young.

1985, NBC, 25 episodes

Cast

Bea Arthur
as Dorothy Zbornak
Betty White
as Rose Nylund
Rue McClanahan
as Blanche Devereaux
Estelle Getty
as Sophia Petrillo
Herb Edelman
as Stan Zbornak
Sid Melton
as Salvadore
Lyn Greene
as Young Dorothy
Scott Jacoby
as Michael
Earl Boen
as Father Salerno
Don Mirault
as Instructor
James Staley
as Dean Tucker
John McMartin
as Frank Leahy
Beth Grant
as Terry Franco
Terry Wills
as Plumber
Ralph Ahn
as Yakamora
Keone Young
as Dr. Chang
Philip Sterling
as Dr. Barensfeld
Tim Stack
as Agent Bell
Richard Mulligan
as Dr. Weston
Brad Trumbull
as Maitre d'
Nat Bernstein
as Emily's Father
Raye Birk
as Caterer
Ed Call
as Security Guard
Bill Erwin
as Mr. Hubbard
Fred McCarren
as Detective
Sharon Spelman
as Dr. Webber
Randy Bennett
as Stationmaster
Paula Kelly
as Marguerite
Alfred Dennis
as Music Coach
Michele Pawk
as Mary Ellen
Tom Nibley
as Librarian
Richard Tanner
as Young Stan
Roy Brockman
as Demolitions Man
Ralph Manza
as Augustine
Shirley Prestia
as Mme. Zelda
Thom Sharp
as Pfeiffer
Joseph Whipp
as Dr. Taylor
Parley Baer
as Chester T. McRainey
Lonny Price
as Hastings
Elvia Allman
as Stewardess
Ben Rawnsley
as Dr. Jerry
Tom Simmons
as Security Guard
Matt McCoy
as Rev. Avery
Ken Lerner
as Doctor
Kathleen Freeman
as Mother Superior
Scott Bryce
as Dr. Warrem
Edie McClurg
as Nurse Defarge
Lane Davies
as DA Peterson
Tony Plana
as Lt. Alvarez
Biff Yeager
as Bellboy
John Hostetter
as Policeman
Ronald Hunter
as Dr. Rose
John Braden
as Sam Burns
Sarah Partridge
as Secretary
Ron Orbach
as Administrator
Don Maxwell
as Fire Chief
Tony Steedman
as DeKimmel
Jeffrey Tambor
as Dr. Stevens
David Wayne
as Big Daddy
Milo O'Shea
as Buddy Roarke
Monty Ash
as Murray Guttman
Peggy Rea
as Mrs. Contini
Doug Ballard
as Officer
Robert Picardo
as Dr. Revell
Vince Cannon
as Dr. Parks
William E. Green
as Saxophone Player
Tom Tarpey
as Dr. Seymour
Colin Hamilton
as Auctioneer
Frank Hamilton
as Father O'Mara
Dion Anderson
as Mr. Percy
Jane Dulo
as Myrtle
Camila Ashland
as Mrs. Hubbard
Barney McGeary
as Father Callahan
Darwyn Carson
as First Reporter
Nancy Black
as Heather
Lela Ivy
as Sister Claire
Gloria Dorson
as Mrs. Ward
Rosanna Huffman
as Stephanie
Brett Porter
as Winston
William Denis
as Dr. Cauley
David Correia
as Hernandez
John DiSanti
as Fisherman
Peggy Pope
as Gladys
Phil Rubenstein
as Exterminator
Doug Cox
as Father
Lou Felder
as First Bidder
Don Stark
as Sheriff
Bibi Besch
as Mrs. Budd
Bill Quinn
as Priest
Alan Koss
as Ernie
June Claman
as Auxiliary President
Mimi Cozzens
as Lillian
Kat Sawyer-Young
as Woman in Hospital
Kelly Andrus
as Tiffany
Bill Cort
as Frank
Nicholas Kepros
as Maitre d'
Starr Andreeff
as Priscilla
Pat McCormick
as Drug-Store Clerk
John O'Leary
as Ninervini
Charles L. Brame
as Abe Lincoln
Bob Dishy
as Mister Terrific
David Doty
as Police Officer
Gregory White
as Bartender
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