Empty Nest TV Show
80's TV Show Facts for Empty Nest
Television Show Summary
The 80's TV show Empty Nest is located in Miami and tells of the wacky misadventures of Harry Weston, a widowed pediatrician. Weston has two adult daughters, Barbara and Carol Weston, who have come back to live with him after being divorced.
TV Show Plot For Empty Nest
Empty Nest creator Susan Harris, fresh off the sucessful series Golden Girls, decided to develop a companion series set just down the street from the golden girls and centering around the empty nest syndrome.
Cast of Empty Nest TV Show
Kristy McNichol - Officer Barbara Weston
Trivia for the TV Show Empty NestThe Golden Girls May 16, 1987 episode named Empty Nests was the pilot for the series and starred Rita Moreno as Renee.
Kristy McNichol quit the series after the show's fifth season. She did however return for Empty Nest's final episode.
When the Golden Girls sequel, The Golden Palace, was cancelled in 1993, Estelle Getty came to Empty Nest and portrayed her Golden Girl character of Sophia.
Top 20 Ratings Info for Empty Nest Series1988-89 - 1st Season - Ranked #9
1989-90 - 2nd Season - Ranked #9
80's TV Show Facts:
The TV Show Empty Nest was televised from 10/08/1988 to 07/08/1995, on the NBC network.
Empty Nest TV Show Emmy Awards:
Richard Mulligan won best Lead Actor, Comedy in 1988-89.
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