By Michael B. Kassel

Although it grew to become probably the most winning courses in syndicated tv heritage, WKRP in Cincinnati confronted an uphill fight attempting to receive prime-time luck. Kassel chronicles the selections and difficulties that affected WKRP's primetime good fortune, and explores the explanations why it went directly to develop into a classic.

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Hesseman knew very little of his real father, who died in 1954 (Hoover, Riley 113). After graduating from high school in 1958, Hesseman spent the summer in San Francisco before returning to the University of Oregon to study theater. It was there that he met his frrst wife; the marriage only lasted six months. Two years later, Hesseman married a jeweler from San Francisco. That marriage lasted a bit longer-four years (Hano 23). The two ex-wives gave Hesseman a closer connection to Dr. Johnny Fever, who was also twice divorced.

And it was decided that we'd put Band-Aids on her breasts. That was tried and you could see the Band-Aids... "She says, 'Well, maybe it's just cause I'm going on and I'm getting excited... " (Wilson). " Because of the studio air conditioning, Anderson was to be troubled by the nightmare of the nipples in every episode. "Someone once came up with the funniest idea I'd ever heard," added Anderson. "They thought I should wear a padded bra" (Anderson). While appearance caused a problem for Anderson, it provided a solution for Bonner.

I recall that Grant TInker was there for the pilot and he was getting very pale when we left .. "So we came rushing back to the studio and I really wanted to get on with shooting the show. I thought we could just put a bandage on it or just put on make-up, but, it turns out that with make-up it would have gotten infected. 40 America's Favorite Radio Station "So they decided to put a big bandage on for the beginning and then a smaller bandage on with the passage of time in the show. 1bey were going to put a line in to explain it-they did put a line in to explain itbut later they just took it out.

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