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‘Murphy Brown’ Behind-The-Scenes Secrets

Controversies and comic highlights from the CBS hit's original run!

Candice Bergen is returning to “Murphy Brown” for a second run — 30 years after the show first debuted on CBS! The hit sitcom about a star newswoman battling back from rehab became one of TV”s most politically-charged shows. Before the original run was over, the character of Murphy’s single motherhood even got her into a real-life feud with Vice-President Dan Quayle. Now the original cast — except for the late Robert Pastorelli — is hoping to bring in plenty of new viewers as Murphy takes on the Donald Trump administration. But first, here are ten fast facts about the series that combined plenty of comedy and controversy…