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ER

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E/R

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
run date:
09/19/94
performer:
Madchen Amick, David Brisbin, Elliott Gould, Laura Innes, Ming-Na, Mekhi Phifer, Sherry Stringfield, Maura Tierney, Goran Visnjic, Shane West, Noah Wyle, Jason Alexander, George Clooney, Mary McDonnell, Lynne Moody, Parminder Nagra
guest performer:
Alan Alda, Khandi Alexander, Red Buttons, Rosemary Clooney, Guillermo Diaz, Ja'Net DuBois, Kirsten Dunst, Ron Eldard, Omar Epps, Sally Field, Jami Gertz, Joanna Gleason, Adam Goldberg, Bobcat Goldthwait, Julie Hagerty, Glenne Headly, Marg Helgenberger, Djimon Hounsou, Kristen Johnston, Tamala Jones, John Leguizamo, Lucy Liu, Chad Lowe, William H. Macy, Ewan McGregor, Sanford Meisner, Bob Newhart, CCH Pounder, Ving Rhames, Ron Rifkin, Harry Shearer, John Stamos, Jacob Vargas, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Emily Wagner
Producer:
John Wells
broadcaster:
NBC
genre:
Drama, Doctor/Medical/Hospital

We gave it a C+

10-11 PM · NBC · Returns Sept. 25

As the ER ambulances screech into their final season, exec producer John Wells is preparing to…introduce a new major character! Angela Bassett will, he says, ”come in as the attending [physician] in the department, the position Laura Innes had for a long time as Weaver and that Paul McCrane had as Romano. She’s running the ER and is a tough taskmaster.” (There will be ”much butting of heads” between her and John Stamos.) As for the returning stars and the series finale: ”Noah Wyle has always been committed to be back, so he’s doing four episodes this season, and he was always what the final episode was gonna be about.” Sorry, folks — no mention of The Clooney showing up.