Set in New Orleans, Frank's Place chronicles the life of Frank Parrish, a well-to-do African-American professor at Brown University, an Ivy League university in Providence, Rhode Island, who inherits a restaurant, Chez Louisiane.

Frank's Place - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 1987-09-14

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Frank's Place is an American comedy-drama series that aired on CBS for 22 episodes during the 1987-1988 television season. The series was created by Hugh Wilson and executive produced by Wilson and series star and fellow WKRP in Cincinnati alumnus Tim Reid. Frank's Place is the most recent show that ran for only one season that was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series. TV Guide ranked it

3 on its 2013 list of 60 shows that were “Cancelled Too Soon”.

Frank's Place - Supporting cast - Netflix

Daphne Maxwell Reid (Tim Reid's real-life wife) as Hanna Griffin Tony Burton as Big Arthur Virginia Capers as Mrs. Bertha Griffin-Lamour Robert Harper as Bubba Weisberger Lincoln Kilpatrick as Reverend Deal Charles Lampkin as Tiger Shepin Francesca P. Roberts as Anna Mae Don Yesso as Shorty La Roux William Thomas, Jr. as Cool Charles Frances E. Williams as Miss Marie, oldest living waitress

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