Heaven Help Us (TV series)

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Heaven Help Us
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Heaven Help Us title card
Genre Comedy-drama
Fantasy
Created by William Blinn
Starring John Schneider
Melinda Clarke
Ricardo Montalbán
Theme music composer Ken Harrison
Composer(s) Gary S. Scott
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (list of episodes)
Production
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Echo Cove Productions
Spelling Television
Worldvision Enterprises
Distributor CBS Television Distribution
Release
Original network Syndication
Original release August 25 – December 3, 1994

Heaven Help Us is an American fantasy-comedy-drama television series that aired from August 25 until December 3, 1994. It was part of a syndicated package of shows called the Spelling Premiere Network.[1]

Premise[edit]

Newlywed couple Doug and Lexy Monroe (John Schneider and Melinda Clarke) die in a plane crash and appear in a hotel room where an angel, Mr. Shepard (Ricardo Montalbán), explains that because of a mix-up they have to return to Earth and help people if they wish to earn a place in heaven.[2]

Cast[edit]

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Episodes[edit]

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1"A Little Left of Heaven"Noel NosseckTBAAugust 25, 1994 (1994-08-25)
The first assignment for Doug and Lexy is to keep Lexy's parents from separating.
2"Upstairs, Upstairs"Victor LoblTBASeptember 1, 1994 (1994-09-01)
Doug and Lexy pose as butler and maid in order to help a wealthy family with their communication problems.
3"Lovers Lullaby"Noel NosseckTBASeptember 8, 1994 (1994-09-08)
The father-in-law of an aspiring singer tries to destroy his dreams.
4"The Belles Farewell"Victor LoblTBASeptember 15, 1994 (1994-09-15)
Doug and Lexy tries to help a college drill team instructor.
5"Beauty and the Least"TBATBASeptember 22, 1994 (1994-09-22)
The Monroes tries to keep a beautiful aerobics instructor from getting killed when she gets involved with a married couple.
6"Stepping Out"Noel NosseckTBASeptember 29, 1994 (1994-09-29)
The Monroes help an agoraphobic widow who was a witness to a carjacking.
7"The Last Great Hope"Ray AustinJodie LewisOctober 6, 1994 (1994-10-06)
The FAA thinks the mechanic who inspected the plane of the newlywed couple, was responsible for the crash. The Monroes help her prove her innocence.
8"Tara's Fight"TBATBAOctober 13, 1994 (1994-10-13)
A tennis star has no social life because of a demanding coach.
9"The Wall"Anson WilliamsTBANovember 5, 1994 (1994-11-05)
The Monroes help a recruit at a police academy.
10"A Match Made in Heaven"Arthur Allan SeidelmanJodie LewisNovember 12, 1994 (1994-11-12)
A couple's inability to have a child threatens their marriage.
11"The Temptress"TBATBANovember 19, 1994 (1994-11-19)
Doug and Lexy act as marriage counselors in order to help a woman who is being abused by her husband.
12"The Badge"Ray AustinTBANovember 26, 1994 (1994-11-26)
Doug and Lexy act as marriage counselors in order to help a woman who is being abused by her husband.
13"First Comes Love"Roy Campanella IITBADecember 3, 1994 (1994-12-03)
The Monroes try to help a children's author with her new stories.

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