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Doogie Howser, M.D.

The Short Goodbye (Season 1, Episode 5)
TV Episode | Comedy, Drama, Family

After arguing with his dad about his finances, Doogie decides to go out on his own and rent an apartment. After hearing that a celebrity is staying at the hospital, Vinnie impersonates Doogie to meet her.
Director
Rob Thompson (directed by)
Composer
Mike Post (music by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Joe Ann Fogle (edited by)
Casting Directors
Robert Harbin (casting by) (as Robert W. Harbin) | Beth Hymson (casting by)
Production Designer
Jeffrey L. Goldstein (production design by)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 11, 1989

Release date
Oct 11, 1989 (United States)

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11 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Neil Patrick Harris
Dr. Doogie Howser Dr. Doogie Howser   See fewer
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Max Casella
Vinnie Delpino Vinnie Delpino   See fewer
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Belinda Montgomery
Katherine Howser Katherine Howser   See fewer
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Lawrence Pressman
Dr. Benjamin Canfield Dr. Benjamin Canfield   See fewer
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Mitchell Anderson
Dr. Jack McGuire Dr. Jack McGuire   See fewer
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Kathryn Layng
Nurse Curly Spaulding Nurse Curly Spaulding   See fewer
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James Sikking
Dr. David Howser (as James B. Sikking) Dr. David Howser (as James B. Sikking)   See fewer
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Nana Visitor
Charmagne Charmagne   See fewer
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Mimi Lieber
Denise Denise   See fewer
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Howard Goodwin
Dr. Peters Dr. Peters   See fewer
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Howard Honig
Hotel Manager Hotel Manager   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.8 / 10 | 35 votes