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Bridget Loves Bernie (CBS 1972-73 with Meredith Baxter and David Birney)

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USA / CBS – Screen Gems – Douglas S. Cramer Co.- Thornhill / 24×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 1972-1973

Creator: Anne Nichols / Executive Producer: Douglas S. Cramer / Producers: William Frye, Don Nelson, Arthur Alsberg

Sitcom. Catholic girl Bridget Fitzgerald marries hard working Jewish taxi driver Bernie Steinberg.

The stars also became a married couple in real life.

cast
MEREDITH BAXTER as Bridget Fitzgerald
DAVID BIRNEY as Bernie Steinberg
DAVID DOYLE as Walt Fitzgerald
AUDRA LINDLEY as Amy Fitzgerald
ROBERT SAMPSON as Michael Fitzgerald
HAROLD J. STONE as Sam Steinberg
BIBI OSTERWALD as Sophie Steinberg
NED GLASS as Moe Plotnic