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Ellen

Pilot (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 23 min | Comedy, Romance

Ellen Morgan, a 32-year old, wisecracking, insecure single woman who lives in Los Angeles and works at a bookstore called "Buy the Book," deals with a crisis when she tries to get her awful drivers license photograph changed. Meanwhile, ...See moreEllen Morgan, a 32-year old, wisecracking, insecure single woman who lives in Los Angeles and works at a bookstore called "Buy the Book," deals with a crisis when she tries to get her awful drivers license photograph changed. Meanwhile, Holly, one of Ellen's friends, is dating a new guy, named Roger, and Ellen fears that he will dump her after Holly sleeps with him. Rounding out the friends are Adam Greene, Ellen's sloppy, sarcastic roommate, and Anita, Adam's one-time, smart mouthed girlfriend. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
Neal Marlens (created by) | Carol Black (created by) | David S. Rosenthal (creator) (as David Rosenthal) (as David Rosenthal)
Producers
Cinematographer
Editors
Michael L. Sale (as Michael Sale) | Andy Zall
Casting Director
Production Designer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 29, 1994

Release date
Mar 29, 1994 (United States)

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11 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen Morgan Ellen Morgan   See fewer
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Holly Fulger
Holly Jamison Holly Jamison   See fewer
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Maggie Wheeler
Anita Warwell Anita Warwell   See fewer
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Arye Gross
Adam Green Adam Green   See fewer
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Matt Landers
Photographer Photographer   See fewer
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Giovanni Ribisi
Cashier Cashier   See fewer
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Shaun Duke
Man in Line (as Duke Moosekian) Man in Line (as Duke Moosekian)   See fewer
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Lois Viscoli
Depressed Woman Depressed Woman   See fewer
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Mark S. Andrew
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Price
Man in Line #2 (uncredited) Man in Line #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7 / 10 | 51 votes