Created by Heywood Kling
Final episode date 2 September 1977
Number of seasons 1
First episode date 5 August 1977
Number of episodes 5
|Written by Heywood Kling
Directed by Marlene Laird Alan Rafkin
Starring Paul Shaffer Greg Evigan
Theme music composer Howard Greenfield Paul Shaffer
Cast Greg Evigan, Paul Shaffer, Gabriel Dell, Julie Cobb, Nedra Volz
Similar All That Glitters, The Nancy Walker Show, The Dumplings, All's Fair, Apple Pie
A year at the top promo short lived cbs sitcom 1977
A Year at the Top is an American sitcom that aired for five episodes on CBS from August 5 to September 2, 1977. Produced by T.A.T. Communications Company, the series was created by Heywood Kling and co-executive produced by Don Kirshner and Norman Lear.
Based on the Faust legend, the series stars Paul Shaffer and Greg Evigan as two struggling musicians who make a pact with the son of the devil for a year of success. A Year at the Top also stars Nedra Volz, Priscilla Morrill, Gabriel Dell, and Julie Cobb. Mickey Rooney guest-starred on the pilot episode. The series aired for only five episodes before being canceled by CBS in September 1977.