Evening Shade (1990 - 1994)

Evening Shade

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An easygoing ensemble comedy set in the sleepy Arkansas town of Evening Shade and revolving around the high school's football coach, a former pro played by Burt Reynolds, who won a Best Actor Emmy in 1991, and was also an occasional writer and director. Michael Jeter also won an Emmy (Best Supporting Actor, in 1992). Arkansas natives Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and Harry Thomason were the executive producers.

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1993, CBS, 26 episodes

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1992, CBS, 24 episodes

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1991, CBS, 25 episodes

Critics Consensus: Evening Shade has a charismatic lead in Burt Reynolds, but it is the impressive ensemble that gives the series its comedic spark -- and a heavy dose of communal charm.

1990, CBS, 24 episodes


Series Details

TV Network: CBS
Premiere Date: Sep 21, 1990
Genre: Comedy
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