Taxi (1978 - 1983)

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AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

100%

Series Info

The classic sitcom set at New York's Sunshine Cab Co. won three straight Emmys as Outstanding Comedy Series and had one of the all-time great ensembles, including Judd Hirsch, Danny DeVito, Andy Kaufman, Marilu Henner, Tony Danza and Jeff Conaway. The episodes (from the producers who had worked on `The Mary Tyler Moore Show,' `Bob Newhart' and other series from MTM Productions) could veer hilariously from the soulful to the sophisticated to the surreal. `Taxi' ran five seasons (and deserved 10).

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Seasons

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1982, NBC, 24 episodes

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1981, NBC, 24 episodes

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1980, NBC, 20 episodes

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1979, NBC, 24 episodes

100%
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1978, NBC, 22 episodes

Cast

Judd Hirsch
as Alex Rieger
Jeff Conaway
as Bobby Wheeler
Danny DeVito
as Louie De Palma
Marilu Henner
as Elaine Nardo
Tony Danza
as Tony Banta
Andy Kaufman
as Latka Gravas
Randall Carver
as John Burns
Christopher Lloyd
as `Reverend Jim' Ignatowski
Carol Kane
as Simka Gravas
T.J. Castronovo
as Bartender
Melanie Gaffin
as Jennifer Nardo
Ed Weinberger
as Jerry Lowell
Gene Lebell
as Referee
Susan Kellermann
as Latka's Mother
Jack Gilford
as Joe Reiger
Matthew Laurance
as Theatrical Producer
Lee Delano
as Maitre D'
Beverly Ross
as Skydiving Instructor
Bob Larkin
as Bar Brawler
Noni White
as Andrea Stewart
Allen Garfield
as Mr. Rutledge
Jimmy Lennon Sr.
as Ring Announcer
Wendell Wright
as Policeman
Andrea Marcovicci
as Zena's Friend
Keone Young
as Gambler #1
Joseph Brennan
as Telegram Messenger #1
Sarina C. Grant
as Casting Assistant
Charlie Stavola
as Bartender
John Hancock
as Dr. Brandon
Louis Guss
as Maxie Melcher
Gayle Hunnicutt
as Mrs. Bascome
Ellen Regan
as Suzanne
Julia De Vito
as Louie's Mother
Scott Brady
as Taxi Inspector
Barry Nelson
as Dr. Jeffries
Fran Ryan
as Mrs. Weber
Jim McKrell
as Carnegie Hall Passenger
Bernadette Birkett
as Doris Marie Winslow
Rebecca Clemons
as Mrs. Booth
Lois De Banzie
as Mrs. Gwinn
Kiva Dawson
as Girl Scout
Brad Kesten
as Bulldog
William Hootkins
as Liquor Authority Officer
Barbara Stuart
as Mrs. Brennan
Carlo U. Quinterio
as Carlo Consuelas
Joe Medalis
as Edith's Lawyer
Bill Wiley
as George Givens
Sari Price
as Woman #1
Hilary Carlip
as Telegram Messenger #2
David Young
as Dr. Gordon
Howard Witt
as Officer
Marc Danza
as Brian Sims
Dana Halsted
as Ms. Lang
Alex Rodine
as Maitre D'
Donnelly Rhodes
as Tony's Father
Alice Hirson
as Housewife
Jill Jaress
as Secretary
Louis Lasser
as Alex's Ex-Wife
Karen Anders
as Woman #2
John Yates
as Inebriated Pilot
George Wendt
as Exterminator
Ted Danson
as Vincenzo
Dick Sargent
as Bickers
Paula Victor
as Mrs. Hazeltine
John Dennis
as Maintenance Man
Iris Korn
as Edith
Tracey Walter
as Panhandler
Jay
as Judge
Gela Jacobson
as Receptionist
Nicholas Hormann
as Businessman
Clint Young
as Security Guard
Jim Davis
as Gramps
Penny Marshall
as Penny Marshall
Rob Hughes
as Waiter
Howard Gewirtz
as Dr. Baker
Tom Ewell
as Dr. Collins
Michael Mann
as Associate
Marcia Wolf
as Client #3
Armando Muniz
as Benny Foster
John Petlock
as Chairman of the Board
Stephen Elliott
as Mackenzie
Al Lewis
as Night Watchman
Naomi Stevens
as Aunt Lucia
Marcia Wallace
as Marcia Wallace
Pierrino Mascarino
as Stanley Tarses
Phil Rubenstein
as Wayne Hubbard
John C. Becher
as Nathan Sherman
Patch Mackenzie
as Woman on Plane
Thomas Murphy
as Customer #1
Herb Vigran
as Weldon Manning
David Knapp
as Moderator
Camila Ashland
as Beth Sherman
Eileen Brennan
as Boss's Wife
Ian Wolfe
as Old Man
James Hong
as Oriental Man
Michael Delano
as Don Reavey
Sam DeFazio
as Louie's Lawyer
John Christy Ewing
as Dr. Frazier
Al Ruscio
as Dr. Webster
Charles Bouvier
as Customer #2
Joan Hackett
as Charlotte
Eric Sevareid
as Eric Sevareid
Wally Amos
as Famous Amos
John Harkins
as John Bowman
Darren Milton
as Choir Boy
Tan Adams
as Christa
Robert Picardo
as Philip Polevoy
Fred Stuthman
as Blind Man
Lenny Baker
as Baschi Krepitz
Sabrina C. Grant
as Casting Director
Andrew Winner
as Dr. Gilman
Carlos Palomino (II)
as Carlos Navarone
John Lehne
as Thomas
Dolph Sweet
as Caruthers
George Reynolds
as Cabdriver
Tom Selleck
as Mike Beldon
Rusdi Lane
as Waiter
Susan Sullivan
as Nora Sutton
Bobby Kosser
as First Producer
Nat Bernstein
as Dr. Stokely
Warren Munson
as First Customer
Julie Kavner
as Tony's Sister
Dick Yarmy
as Spencer
William Bogert
as Broderick
James Randolph
as And Richards
Jeffrey Tambor
as Congressman
Taurean Blacque
as Policeman
Sheila Rogers
as Mrs. Caruthers
Margaret Ladd
as Miss Stallworth
Richard Beauchamp
as Puerto Rican
John Eames
as Butler
Robert Phalen
as Tom Jeffries
Woody Eney
as Lawrence
Carl Lumbly
as Second Customer
Herve Villechaize
as Herve Villechaize
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Series Details

TV Network: NBC
Premiere Date: Sep 12, 1978
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producers: James L. Brooks, David Davis, Stan Daniels, Ed Weinberger, Stan Daniels
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