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Old 06-12-2019, 04:39 AM   #1
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Default "Where's Rodney?" unsold pilot from 1990 starring Rodney Dangerfield



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Unsold sitcom pilot about a kid who can magically summon Rodney Dangerfield to solve his problems. A co-production of Aaron Spelling and Hanna Barbera (!)

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I think I might have watched this when it aired.
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I've never saw an episode, but this sounds like it may be one of those so bad it's good shows. I love Rodney.
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But if the pilot was never sold doesn't that mean it never aired??
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But if the pilot was never sold doesn't that mean it never aired??
I guess that's possible, but what I think that it might mean is that it aired, but the network decided not to pick it up, so no other episodes were produced.

Edit: I looked it up and it turns out that some unsold pilots air and some of them don't.

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Why wasn’t this picked up? Even if it was lousy, it was Rodney Dangerfield, and people would have watched.
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Why wasn’t this picked up? Even if it was lousy, it was Rodney Dangerfield, and people would have watched.
I agree! It would've been good for a season or 2.
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