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Cast:
Robert Guillaume
James Noble
Missy Gold
Inga Swenson

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Summary:
A spin-off from "Soap" featuring Benson DuBois, the Tate family butler, who agrees to help Jessica's widowed cousin, James Gatling, the well-meaning but naive governor of an unidentified Eastern state, organize his household and help keep the state afloat. Benson also helped raise Katie, the Governor's little daughter, but was constantly at odds with Gretchen, the sharp-tongued German housekeeper.

Benson assisted the meek Governor in deciding what to do, both politically and personally. He usually offered better counsel to his boss than the Governor's political aides: John Taylor and Clayton Endicott, both of whom resented Benson's considerable influence on the Governor. Other members of t... Full Summary >>