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"Christine's Friend"
Season 4, Episode 17
#74 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date February 19, 1987
Production code 185947
Written by: Bob Stevens
Directed by: Jim Drake
Guest stars: Sela Ward
Mel Tormé
Jay Robinson
Larry Gelman
Patrick Thomas O'Brien
Linda Hoy
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Christine's Friend was the 17th episode of Season 4 of Night Court, also the 74th overall series episode. Written by Bob Stevens, and directed by Jim Drake, the episode, which aired on NBC-TV, first aired on February 19, 1987. 

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Harry and Dan compete to take Christine's hot friend away to a romantic weekend getaway.


Dan and Harry compete for the attentions of Christine's attractive friend Heather.

Plot Summary

Dan (John Larroquette) and Harry (Harry Anderson) both angle for the attentions of Christine's gorgeous friend Heather (Sela Ward). After carefully weighing the options, Heather decides to spend the weekend with Dan, sending Harry spiraling into a depression. But worse is still to come: It seems that Harry's idol Mel Torme prefers Dan's company as well! Jay Robinson,the unforgettable Caligula in The Robe, appears as Roland Jeffries.

Cast (in credits order)


Guest stars/Recurring characters/cast

  • Sela Ward as Heather
  • Mel Tormé as Himself (as Mel Torme)
  • Jay Robinson as Roland Jeffries
  • Larry Gelman as Man #1
  • Patrick Thomas O'Brien as Man #2 (as Patrick O'Brien)
  • Linda Hoy as Stenographer