Amen

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Amen
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Premiere September 27, 1986
Finale May 11, 1991
Creator Ed. Weinberger
Network NBC
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company Carson Productions
Seasons 5
Episodes 110
Origin USA

Amen is a sitcom that aired on NBC.

The series revolves around Deacon Ernest Frye, of the First Community Church of Philadelphia, who also works as a lawyer. He is often dishonest and frequently gets into trouble with his many harebrained schemes. Frye has a single daughter named Thelma. The Reverend Reuben Gregory is the new, young pastor of the church, and also the object of Thelma's affection. The two get married during season four, despite the fact that Rev. Gregory and Deacon Frye often butt heads. In the series finale, Thelma gives birth to the couple's first child.

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Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Sherman Hemsley Deacon Ernest Frye 1 2 3 4 5
Clifton Davis Reverend Reuben Gregory 1 2 3 4 5
Anna Maria Horsford Thelma Frye 1 2 3 4 5
Barbara Montgomery Cassie Hetebrink 1 2 3 4
Roz Ryan Amelia Hetebrink 1 2 3 4 5
Rosetta LeNoire Leola Forbes 2
Tony T. Johnson Chris 3 4
Elsa Raven Inga 4
Jester Hairston Rolly Forbes 1 2 3 4 5

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
NBC
Season One September 27, 1986 April 4, 1987 22
Season Two October 3, 1987 May 7, 1988 21
Season Three October 8, 1988 April 22, 1989 22
Season Four September 23, 1989 April 7, 1990 23
Season Five November 17, 1990 May 11, 1991 22

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