Spin City

The Great Pretender

Season 1, Ep 2, Aired 9/24/96
8.9
10
9.5
9.0
8.5
8.0
7.5
7.0
6.5
6.0
5.5
5.0
4.5
4.0
3.5
3.0
2.5
2.0
1.5
1.0
N/A
Rate Episode
23 votes
Write a Review
  • Episode Description
  • When Mike is named Sexiest Man in New York by "Manhattan" magazine, he has difficulty living up to the notoriety at home. In the meantime, the staff must deal with Mayor Winston's problematic wife during an important dinner.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Michael Boatman

    Carter Sebastian Heywood

  • Michael J. Fox

    Deputy Mayor Michael 'Mike' Patrick Flaherty

  • Carla Gugino

    Ashley Schaeffer

  • Connie Britton

    Nicole 'Nikki' Catherine Faber

  • Alexander Gaberman

    James Hobert III

  • Fan Reviews (0)
  • Be the first to write a review!
  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (3)

    • Paul: Does this boat have a jacuzzi? Mike: Why do you ask?

    • Mayor Randall Winston: (Talking to a priest and rabbi) So both of you guys are in a rowboat...

    • Mike: There are ten commandments. I'd like your dates to check out on at least seven of them.

    Notes (2)

    • This episode takes place after the events of "The Apartment"

    • Opening Theme Sound Effect: Police Cars

    Trivia (2)

    • During the scene where Paul talks to Mike about Ashley's "hot streak," Mike is typing away at his computer, yet when the camera changes you can see that the computer screen is off!

    • Taylor Stanley's character of Karen is Mike's assistant in this episode because Victoria Dillard (Janelle) was only a guest star at this point in the show's history.

  • Add a Comment
    In reply to :
    • There are no comments yet. Be the first by adding your thoughts above.