Fame is an American television series originally produced between 1982 and 1987. The show is based on the 1980 motion picture of the same name. Using a mixture of drama and music, it followed the lives of the students and faculty at the New York City High School for the Performing Arts. Although fictional, it was based heavily on the actual Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York. Most interior scenes were filmed in Hollywood, California. In all seasons except the 3rd, the show filmed several exterior scenes on location in New York City. The popularity of the series, particularly in the UK, led to several hit records and live concert tours by the cast. Despite its success, very few of the actors maintained high-profile careers after the series was cancelled. A number of the cast members were seen again briefly in Bring Back...Fame, a reunion special made for UK television in 2008.

Created By: Christopher Gore |
Genres: Drama |
Production Company: MGM Television | Eilenna Productions Inc. |

Fame-Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 07-01-1982
  • Total Sessions: 6
  • Total Episodes: 137
  • Vote Count: 33
  • IMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Network: NBC |
  • Status: Ended
  • Homepage: N/A

Photo Name Character
Debbie Allen-Azwaad Movie Database Debbie Allen Lydia Grant
Gene Anthony Ray-Azwaad Movie Database Gene Anthony Ray Leroy Johnson
Carlo Imperato-Azwaad Movie Database Carlo Imperato Danny Amatullo
Nia Peeples-Azwaad Movie Database Nia Peeples Nicole Chapman
Jesse Borrego-Azwaad Movie Database Jesse Borrego Jesse Velasquez
Billy Hufsey-Azwaad Movie Database Billy Hufsey Christopher Donlon
Carrie Hamilton-Azwaad Movie Database Carrie Hamilton Reggie Higgins
Eric Pierpoint-Azwaad Movie Database Eric Pierpoint Paul Seeger
Michael Cerveris-Azwaad Movie Database Michael Cerveris Ian Ware
Loretta Chandler-Azwaad Movie Database Loretta Chandler Dusty Tyler

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