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The Drew Carey Show

Pilot (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV Episode | 23 min | Comedy, Drama

Drew's best friend Kate begs him to hire her at Winfred-Louder, the department store where he works, after she gets fired because of a breakup with her deadbeat boyfriend. Drew is hesitant because he isn't supposed to hire his friends. ...See moreDrew's best friend Kate begs him to hire her at Winfred-Louder, the department store where he works, after she gets fired because of a breakup with her deadbeat boyfriend. Drew is hesitant because he isn't supposed to hire his friends. While holding an interview for a job in the cosmetics department, Drew meets Mimi Bobeck, a hostile and argumentative woman who twists Drew's words and lands him in hot water with Mr. Bell, his boss. Written by skillwithaquill See less
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Writers
Drew Carey (created by) | Bruce Helford (created by)
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Sep 13, 1995

Release date
Sep 13, 1995 (United States)

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13 cast members
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Drew Carey
Drew Carey Drew Carey   See fewer
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Diedrich Bader
Oswald Lee Harvey Oswald Lee Harvey   See fewer
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Christa Miller
Kate O'Brien Kate O'Brien   See fewer
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Ryan Stiles
Lewis Kiniski Lewis Kiniski   See fewer
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Kathy Kinney
Mimi Bobeck Mimi Bobeck   See fewer
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Alaina Reed-Hall
Lois (as Alaina Reed Hall) Lois (as Alaina Reed Hall)   See fewer
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Ian Gomez
Larry Almada Larry Almada   See fewer
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David St. James
Carpool Guy #1 Carpool Guy #1   See fewer
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Lauren Katz
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
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Vic Helford
Guy #1 Guy #1   See fewer
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Natasha Silver
Natalie Natalie   See fewer
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Robin Ray Eller
Employee (uncredited) Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kevin Pollak
Mr. Bell (voice) (uncredited) Mr. Bell (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.2 / 10 | 79 votes