Genre: Comedy

Director: Ed. Weinberger

Cast: Sherman Hemsley,Clifton Davis,Anna Maria Horsford,Roz Ryan,Jester Hairston,Tony T. Johnson,Bumper Robinson

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Show status: Ended

Overview: Amen is an American television sitcom produced by Carson Productions that ran from September 27, 1986 to May 11, 1991 on NBC. Set in Sherman Hemsley's real-life hometown of Philadelphia, Amen stars Hemsley as the deacon of a church and was part of a wave of successful sitcoms on NBC in the 1980s which featured entirely or almost-entirely black casts. Others included The Cosby Show, A Different World, and 227.

Cast Crew

    • Sherman Hemsley

      Deacon Ernest Frye
    • Clifton Davis

      Reverend Reuben Gregory
    • Anna Maria Horsford

      Thelma Frye
    • Roz Ryan

      Amelia Hetabrink
    • Jester Hairston

      Rolly Forbes
    • Tony T. Johnson

    • Bumper Robinson

    • Robert Illes (Production)

    • James R. Stein (Production)

    • Peter Noah (Production)

    • Ed. Weinberger (Production)

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