Benson

30 minutes

Butler Benson carries his mordant wit over to a new job in this `Soap' spin-off, working for a widowed governor with a precocious daughter. The sitcom ran for seven seasons. Robert Guillaume was nominated for an Emmy in five of them and won for the 1984-85 season. He also won a Supporting Emmy in the role in `Soap' the season before `Benson' debuted. In the 1980-81 season, Jerry Seinfeld was featured in some episodes as Frankie.

30 minutes

Butler Benson carries his mordant wit over to a new job in this `Soap' spin-off, working for a widowed governor with a precocious daughter. The sitcom ran for seven seasons. Robert Guillaume was nominated for an Emmy in five of them and won for the 1984-85 season. He also won a Supporting Emmy in the role in `Soap' the season before `Benson' debuted. In the 1980-81 season, Jerry Seinfeld was featured in some episodes as Frankie.

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As time is running out, Benson, the Governor, or the crooked senator will soon be out of a job. Which one? As the details come to a close we find that the winner of the election is......

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As time is running out, Benson, the Governor, or the crooked senator will soon be out of a job. Which one? As the details come to a close we find that the winner of the election is......
Series Finale
With Governor Gatling's term about to close and Benson up to run for Governor, the Governor learns that he can run for yet one more term and decides to grab it. This leads to a final competition, hurt, and quarrels between the Governor and Benson.   (Part

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s7e21 Friends and Enemies
April 12, 1986
With Governor Gatling's term about to close and Benson up to run for Governor, the Governor learns that he can run for yet one more term and decides to grab it. This leads to a final competition, hurt, and quarrels between the Governor and Benson. (Part
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Flight of the Dodo (1)
November 29, 1985
November 29, 1985
Flight of the Dodo (1)
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Flight of the Dodo (2)
December 6, 1985
December 6, 1985
Flight of the Dodo (2)
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Two Boys and Their Dog
December 13, 1985
December 13, 1985
Two Boys and Their Dog
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Last Man on Earth
January 3, 1986
January 3, 1986
Last Man on Earth
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Secret Love
January 18, 1986
January 18, 1986
Secret Love
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Summer of Discontent
January 25, 1986
January 25, 1986
Summer of Discontent
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Parade Rest
February 1, 1986
February 1, 1986
Parade Rest
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Reel Murder (1)
February 8, 1986
February 8, 1986
Reel Murder (1)
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Reel Murder (2)
February 15, 1986
February 15, 1986
Reel Murder (2)
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The Hat and the Ring
February 22, 1986
February 22, 1986
The Hat and the Ring
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Pardon Me
March 15, 1986
March 15, 1986
Pardon Me
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Hi, Society
March 22, 1986
March 22, 1986
Hi, Society
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Three on a Mismatch
March 29, 1986
March 29, 1986
Three on a Mismatch
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Friends and Enemies
April 12, 1986
April 12, 1986
Friends and Enemies
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Series Finale

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