Laverne & Shirley (1976)


Plot: Laverne and Shirley is another good example of a successful spinoff and mid-season replacement. It debuted in January of 1976 and was an instant hit. Ranking number 3 in the Nielsen ratings for the 1975-1976 season. On Happy Days Laverne De Fazio and Shirley Feeney were two girls who were love interests for Richie Cunningham and Fonzie. Their occasional appearances led to their own series, which took place in the same city as Happy Days, Milwaukee, Wisconsin during the 1950's. Laverne and Shirley were lower class girls who shared an apartment and worked together at Shotz Brewery as bottlecappers. Laverne and Shirley were also quite different. Laverne was feisty, quick-tempered and manhungry while Shirley was more naive and trusting and quite inexperienced when it came to romance. Others in the cast included, Laverne's gruff father, Frank De Fazio who ran the Pizza Bowl, where Laverne and Shirley worked on occasions and Edna Babish was the girls landlady who later ma Read More



Episode 22: Here Today, Hair Tomorrow
Episode 20: Do the Carmine
Episode 19: How's Your Sister?
Episode 18: Please Don't Feed the Buzzards
Episode 17: The Ghost Story
Episode 16: Short on Time
Episode 15: The Fashion Show
Episode 14: The Rock & Roll Show
Episode 13: The Baby Show
Episode 12: Defective Ballet
Episode 11: The Monastery Show
Episode 10: The Gymnast
Episode 8: Jinxed
Episode 6: Death Row (1)
Episode 5: The Playboy Show
Episode 4: Lost in Spacesuits
Episode 3: The Note
Episode 2: Window on Main Street
Episode 1: The Mummy's Bride
Episode 22: Perfidy in Blue
Episode 20: Lightning Man
Episode 19: That's Entertainment
Episode 18: Helmut Weekend
Episode 17: Ski Show
Episode 16: Whatever Happened to the Class of '56?
Episode 15: An Affair to Forget
Episode 14: Star Peepers
Episode 13: Rocky Ragu
Episode 11: Love is the Tar Pits
Episode 10: I Do, I Don't
Episode 9: Friendly Persuasion
Episode 8: Moving In
Episode 7: Some Enchanted Earring
Episode 6: Night at the Awards
Episode 4: Teenage Lust
Episode 3: I Wonder What Became of Sal?
Episode 2: It Only Hurts When I Breathe
Episode 1: The Most Important Day Ever
Episode 22: Child's Play
Episode 21: Sing, Sing, Sing
Episode 20: Laverne's Broken Leg
Episode 19: Out, Out, Damned Plout
Episode 18: Fifth Anniversary
Episode 17: High Priced Dates
Episode 16: The Bardwell Caper (2)
Episode 15: The Bardwell Caper (1)
Episode 14: But Seriously Folks
Episode 13: I Do, I Do
Episode 12: To Tell the Truth
Episode 11: Malibu Mansion
Episode 10: Love out the Window
Episode 9: Born Too Late
Episode 8: The Road to Burbank
Episode 7: The Other Woman
Episode 6: Dating Game
Episode 5: Candy is Dandy
Episode 3: Studio City
Episode 2: Welcome to Burbank
Episode 1: Not Quite New York
Episode 24: The Amazing Antonio
Episode 23: The Duke of Squigman
Episode 22: Survival Test
Episode 21: Murder on the Moosejaw Express (2)
Episode 20: Murder on the Moosejaw Express (1)
Episode 19: The Collector
Episode 18: Why Did the Fireman?
Episode 17: The Right to Light
Episode 16: The Beatnik Show
Episode 15: You Oughta Be in Pictures
Episode 14: Not Quite South of the Border
Episode 13: Testing, Testing
Episode 12: The Fourth Annual Shotz Talent Show
Episode 11: Take Two, They're Small
Episode 9: We're in the Army Now (1)
Episode 8: Bad Girls
Episode 7: The Wedding
Episode 6: You've Pushed Me Too Far
Episode 5: What Do You Do with a Drunken Sailor?
Episode 4: Upstairs, Downstairs
Episode 3: Fat City Holiday
Episode 2: One Heckuva Note
Episode 1: Shotgun Wedding (2)
Episode 24: Shirley and the Older Man
Episode 23: There's a Spy in My Beer
Episode 22: Tenants Are Revolting
Episode 21: The Feminine Mistake
Episode 20: Squiggy in Love
Episode 19: The Fire Show
Episode 18: Lenny's Crush
Episode 17: Supermarket Sweep
Episode 16: The Third Annual Shotz Talent Show
Episode 15: Who's Papa?
Episode 14: Oh, Come All Ye Bums
Episode 13: It's a Dog's Life
Episode 12: Dinner for Four
Episode 11: Laverne & Shirley Move In
Episode 10: A Chorus Line
Episode 9: A Visit to the Cemetery
Episode 7: A Date with Eraserhead
Episode 5: The Quiz Show
Episode 4: The Robbery
Episode 3: Playing the Roxy
Episode 1: The Festival (1)
Episode 24: Breakin' Up and Makin' Up
Episode 23: The Dance Studio
Episode 22: 2001: A Comedy Odyssey
Episode 21: Debutante Ball
Episode 20: The Obstacle Course
Episode 19: The Driving Test
Episode 18: Bus Stop
Episode 17: The Dentist
Episode 16: The Second (Almost) Annual Shotz Talent Show
Episode 15: The Slow Child
Episode 14: The Horse Show
Episode 13: The Morticians
Episode 12: New Year's Eve - 1960
Episode 11: Take My Plants, Please
Episode 10: Shirley's Operation
Episode 9: The Stakeout
Episode 8: Laverne & Shirley Meet Fabian
Episode 7: An Affair To Forget (2)
Episode 6: An Affair To Forget (1)
Episode 5: Laverne's Arranged Marriage
Episode 4: Robot Lawsuit
Episode 3: The Pact
Episode 2: Tag Team Wrestling
Episode 1: Airport '59
Episode 23: Citizen Krane
Episode 22: Lonely at the Middle
Episode 21: Haunted House
Episode 20: Frank's Fling
Episode 19: Hi, Neighbor - Book II
Episode 18: Honeymoon Hotel
Episode 17: Buddy, Can You Spare a Father?
Episode 16: Steppin' Out
Episode 15: Call Me a Taxi
Episode 14: Guinea Pigs
Episode 13: Playing Hooky
Episode 12: Birthday Show
Episode 11: Guilty Until Proven Not Innocent
Episode 10: Oh, Hear the Angels' Voices (a.k.a. Christmas Eve at the Booby Hatch)
Episode 9: Two of Our Weirdos Are Missing
Episode 8: Good Time Girls
Episode 7: Dear Future Model
Episode 6: Look Before You Leap
Episode 5: Bridal Shower
Episode 4: Excuse Me, May I Cut In?
Episode 3: Bachelor Mothers
Episode 2: Angels of Mercy
Episode 1: Drive! She Said
Episode 15: Mother Knows Worst
Episode 14: From Suds to Stardom
Episode 13: How Do You Say “Are You Dead” in German?
Episode 12: Hi, Neighbor
Episode 11: Fakeout at the Stakeout
Episode 10: It's the Water
Episode 9: Dating Slump
Episode 8: One Flew Over Milwaukee
Episode 7: Once Upon a Rumor
Episode 6: Dog Day Blind Dates
Episode 5: Falter at the Altar
Episode 4: A Nun's Story
Episode 3: Bowling for Razzberries
Episode 2: The Bachelor Party
Episode 1: The Society Party