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Lou Grant

Sweep (Season 2, Episode 16)
TV Episode | 47 min | Drama

After Lou sees an Immigration Department sweep of his favorite Mexican restaurant, the Tribune uncovers a grim and unsettling picture of what's happening to illegal aliens. At the same time, Lou has to cope with a new addition to the city ...See moreAfter Lou sees an Immigration Department sweep of his favorite Mexican restaurant, the Tribune uncovers a grim and unsettling picture of what's happening to illegal aliens. At the same time, Lou has to cope with a new addition to the city room staff ? Mrs. Pynchon's spoiled niece ? who turns out to be ill-equipped for the job of copy girl. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
Allan Burns (created by) | James L. Brooks (created by) | Gene Reynolds (created by) | Leon Tokatyan (developed by) | Steve Kline
Composer
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Fran Bascom (as Fran F. Bascom)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 5, 1979

Release date
Feb 5, 1979 (United States)

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20 cast members
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Edward Asner
Lou Grant Lou Grant   See fewer
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Robert Walden
Joe Rossi Joe Rossi   See fewer
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Linda Kelsey
Billie Newman Billie Newman   See fewer
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Mason Adams
Charlie Hume Charlie Hume   See fewer
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Jack Bannon
Art Donovan Art Donovan   See fewer
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Daryl Anderson
Dennis "Animal" Price Dennis "Animal" Price   See fewer
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Nancy Marchand
Mrs. Pynchon Mrs. Pynchon   See fewer
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Cynthia Avila
Consuela Consuela   See fewer
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Arthur Rosenberg
Howard Randall Howard Randall   See fewer
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James Gallery
Walter Walter   See fewer
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René Enríquez
Owner (as Rene Enriquez) Owner (as Rene Enriquez)   See fewer
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Eric Server
Sgt. Holmby Sgt. Holmby   See fewer
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Allen Williams
Adam Wilson Adam Wilson   See fewer
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Ronald G. Joseph
Raul (as Ron Godines) Raul (as Ron Godines)   See fewer
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Felipe Turich
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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José Flores
Kid (as Jose Flores) Kid (as Jose Flores)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 10 votes