Check It Out!

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Check It Out!
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Premiere October 2, 1985
Finale February 14, 1988
Creator Brian Cooke
Based on the Thames Television production "Tripper's Day" created by
Brian Cooke
Network/Provider CTV (Canada)
USA Network &
syndication (USA)
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company CTV,
DLT Entertainment
Distributor DLT Entertainment
Seasons 3
Episodes 66
Origin Canada

Check It Out! is a Canadian sitcom that aired on CTV in Canada and on the USA Network and in syndication in the United States. The show was produced by DLT Entertainment (which also distributed the series) in association with CTV at the studios of CTV flagship station CFTO-TV.

Based on the British sitcom Tripper's Day, the show took place at a supermarket called Cobb's, run under the watch of manager Howard Bannister (Don Adams), who has to deal with the antics of his employees, his overbearing boss, store owner Mrs. Cobb (Barbara Hamilton), and his relationship with his secretary, Edna Moseley (Dinah Christie).



Actor Character Duration
Main Cast 1 2 3
Don Adams Howard Bannister * * *
Dinah Christie Edna Moseley * * *
Jeff Pustil Jack Christian * * *
Kathleen Laskey Marlene Weimaraner * * *
Aaron Schwartz Leslie Rappaport * * *
Simon Reynolds Murray Amherst * *
Gordon Clapp Viker * *
Tonya Lee Williams Jennifer Woods *
Henry Beckman Alf *
Orange/Red/o indicates a recurring or guest role during that season.
Dark Green indicates top billing during that season.
Supporting/Recurring Cast 1 2 3
Barbara Hamilton Mrs. Cobb * * *


Season  Premiere Finale #
Season One October 2, 1985 March 12, 1986 22
Season Two October 3, 1986 March 22, 1987 22
Season Three October 4, 1987 February 14, 1988 22


DVD Releases

There are no DVD releases for this show.

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