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Hemsley, Sherman 1938-2012

Overview
Works: 100 works in 134 publications in 1 language and 2,270 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Television comedies  Television programs  Animal films  Melodrama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1992.8.C66, 791.4575
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posthumous Publications by Sherman Hemsley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Sherman Hemsley
 
Most widely held works by Sherman Hemsley
For the love of a dog ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a family and town's effort to save a beloved and heroic dog named Semper Fi. Their lives tumble along, as most families do, until they must face the grave diagnosis of their golden retriever, Semper Fi. The family cannot afford the expensive surgery the dog needs. The children jump into action with a plan, spear headed by the fifteen-year-old daughter. They plan a community yard sale, donating all of their most-prized possessions. Before Semper Fi goes in for his surgery, he displays a heroic act that almost ends his life
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A spin-off from the seminal "All In The Family" series, the ground-breaking The Jeffersons chronicled the rise of jive-talking African-American dry cleaner king George Jefferson and his sassy, no-nonsense wife Louise "Weezy," as they left their blue-collar neighborhood, "movin' on up" to a luxury high-rise apartment in New York City."--Container
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Situation comedy revolving around George Jefferson, a successful, irascible African American businessman and his long-suffering wife Louise, who have moved to a high-rise apartment on the East Side of Manhattan. These episodes focus on the Jeffersons' housekeeper, Florence
Purlie original Broadway cast by Gary Geld ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich African-American family moves into a luxury apartment building and develops close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants. Includes 24 episodes
Mr. Nanny ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking his manager has found him a bodyguard job, former pro-wrestler Sean Armstrong is horrified to learn he's been hired to watch over two nanny-hating kids. But even more dangerous than the kids' "Home Alone"--Style booby traps is a Top-secret Peacekeeper ray-gun invented by the kids' genius father. The children and their behemoth babysitter team up to thwart the villain, save the world and learn some heartwarming lessons about friendship
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rich African-American family moves into a luxury apartment building and develops close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants. Includes 26 episodes
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Jefferson is a wealthy and successful businessman in the dry-cleaning business who lives with his wife, Louise (Weezy), in a ritzy high-rise in New York City. The show also features the Jefferson's wise-cracking maid, Florence, and neighbors Tom and Helen Willis and Harry Bentley. In this season, George is bitten by the dance bug and comes down with a case of disco fever, Louise gets an eyeful when she sketches a nude model in her drawing class, Florence receives a marriage proposal from a highly devout man, and things get uncomfortable when a broken heater forces Harry, Tom and Helen to spend the evening cramped up with the Jeffersons
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Jeffersons was a breakthrough series - the first television show to feature a well-to-do African American family living in luxury. In its sixth season, the show remained fresh thanks to the unconventional wit of series developer Norman Lear and its very popular characters including loud-mouthed George Jefferson (Sherman Hemsley), his long-suffering wife Louise (Isabel Sanford), and their wise-cracking maid Florence (Marla Gibbs)."--Container
Alice in wonderland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most beloved stories comes to life for the small screen. Follow Alice as she meets a white rabbit, a smiling, mischievous cat, a smoking caterpillar, and more
A Christmas journey home ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Billy sneaks his grandfather out of the nursing home for one last Christmas. On their way home, they become targets of a New York City street gang and are rescued by a kind homeless man, who protects them with the help of his "homeless villagers". Billy and his grandfather must escape the gang and make it home in time to celebrate Christmas
Mr. Nanny Suburban commando ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suburban commando: Shep Ramsey, a galactic warrior temporarily stranded on earth while fleeing his evil nemesis, takes refuge with a mild-mannered architect, his wife and two children. Shep's efforts to adapt to suburban life are hilariously unsuccessful, but when his enemy tracks him down, he needs all the help from earthlings he can get
Ghost fever ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hemsley and Avalos are two cops who take on a routine eviction that turns out to be anything but routine. Not only are the two old ladies they were expecting young and very lovely, but the house is haunted by unfriendly spirits. Then the two cops find out they are going to be spare parts in a zombie factory!
The Jeffersons the complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jive-talking African-American dry cleaner king George Jefferson and his sassy, no-nonsense wife Louise "Weezy," leave their blue-collar neighborhood, "movin' on up" to a luxury high-rise apartment in New York City. Episodes chiefly involve their interaction with their neighbors
The Jeffersons the complete second season ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jive-talking African-American dry cleaner king George Jefferson and his sassy, no-nonsense wife Louise "Weezy," leave their blue-collar neighborhood, "movin' on up" to a luxury high-rise apartment in New York City. Episodes chiefly involve their interaction with their neighbors
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 19-26 from the fourth season of the series
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 10-18 from the fourth season of the series
The Jeffersons the complete first season ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jive-talking African-American dry cleaner king George Jefferson and his sassy, no-nonsense wife Louise "Weezy," leave their blue-collar neighborhood, "movin' on up" to a luxury high-rise apartment in New York City. Episodes chiefly involve their interaction with their neighbors
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 1-9 from the fourth season of the series
The Jeffersons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains episodes 1-10 from the complete third season of the Jeffersons
 
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English (43)
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