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May  21, 2018


Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown and Colleen Dewhurst as Avery Brown Sr all dressed in burgundy in season one episode Mama Said

Written by: Diane English
Directed by: Barnet Kellman

The gals are excited to celebrate a belated Mother’s Day with Colleen Dewhurst’s first episode of Murphy Brown (her Emmy Winning role as Murphy’s mother: Avery Brown, Sr.) written by series creator Diane English. Topics include: Parent/child relationships, headcanon, and Ms. Dewhurst’s life/career, including her experience working on Murphy Brown in her own words! (Check out Colleen Singing Billie Holiday!)  As mentioned in the episode, Lauren's cousin (Ruth Gikow) is doing murals for the WFA.

Other Avery Brown Sr Episodes

2.11 & 12: Brown Like Me (Hour Episode)

3.06: Bob & Murphy & Ted & Avery

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