In period sitcom Apple Pie it’s 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, where Ginger-Nell Hollyhock, a hairdresser feeling all alone in the world decides to advertise for a group of lodgers to become her new family.
8 episodes were made but the series was cancelled after two of them aired.
Rue McClanahan as Ginger-Nell Hollyhock
Dabney Coleman as Fast Eddie Murtaugh
Jack Gilford as Grandpa Hollyhock
Caitlin O’Heaney as Anna Marie Hollyhock
Derrel Maury as Junior Hollyhock
Creator: Norman Lear
Play: Nourish the Beast by Steve Tesich
Duration: 8×25 minute episodes
Aired From: 23 – 30 September 1978 / Saturday 8.30pm