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Mr President

1 9 8 7 – 1 9 8 8 (USA)
24 x 30 minute episodes

This short-lived sitcom starred George C Scott as Samuel Arthur Tresch – the gruff 42nd President of the United States.

Joining him in the White House were his wife Meg (Carlin Glynn); three kids – Nick (Andre Gower), Cynthia (Maddie Corman) and Jennifer (Susan Wheeler Duff); son-in-law, Fred (Daniel McDonald) and longtime friend/chief of staff, Charlie Ross (Conrad Bain).

When ratings faltered, Madeline Kahn was added as the President’s flighty sister-in-law, Lois, but to no avail. The show was scrapped in April 1988.

President Samuel Arthur Tresch
George C. Scott
Meg Tresch
Carlin Glynn
Nick Tresch
Andre Gower
Cynthia Tresch
Maddie Corman
Jennifer Tresch Hayes
Susan Wheeler Duff
Fred Hayes
Daniel McDonald
Charlie Ross
Conrad Bain
Lois Gullickson
Madeline Kahn