1 9 8 7 (USA)
7 x 30 minute episodes
David Basner is head of David Basner & Associates, a struggling advertising agency in Chicago. Max Basner, his recently divorced father, is a salesman for the Applebaum Toy Company.
David is struggling to live his own life but finds constant interference from Max, who feels it is his duty to guide him.
Stories follow the efforts of a father and son who have nothing in common to get along with one another.
Other regular characters included David’s goofball employees: Jacqueline, Victoria, Norma, Roland, Mark, Myron and Joey D.
Based on the 1986 feature film of the same title, which starred Tom Hanks and Jackie Gleason, the series was cancelled after just seven episodes.