The raucous exploits of Faber College's Delta House Fraternity in 1962.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
John Vernon ...  Dean Vernon Wormer 13 episodes, 1979
Stephen Furst ...  Kent 'Flounder' Dorfman 13 episodes, 1979
Bruce McGill ...  Daniel Simpson Day (D-Day) 13 episodes, 1979
James Widdoes ...  Robert Hoover 13 episodes, 1979
Josh Mostel ...  Jim 'Blotto' Blutarsky 13 episodes, 1979
Richard Seer Richard Seer ...  Larry 'Pinto' Kroger 13 episodes, 1979
Peter Fox ...  Otter 13 episodes, 1979
Gary Cookson Gary Cookson ...  Doug Neidermayer 13 episodes, 1979
Susanna Dalton Susanna Dalton ...  Mandy Pepperidge 13 episodes, 1979
Wendy Goldman ...  Muffy Jones 13 episodes, 1979
Brian Patrick Clarke ...  Greg Marmalard 13 episodes, 1979
Lee Wilkof ...  Einswine 13 episodes, 1979
Michelle Pfeiffer ...  The Bombshell 12 episodes, 1979
Peter Kastner Peter Kastner ...  Prof. Dave Jennings 12 episodes, 1979
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Follows the continuing misadventures of the most notorious fraternity house on campus. A sitcom version of the movie "National Lampoon's Animal House." Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

18 January 1979 (USA) See more »

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Universal Television See more »
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Runtime:

(15 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

John Vernon (Dean Wormer), Stephen Furst (Flounder), Bruce McGill (D-Day) and James Widdoes (Hoover) were the only cast members to reprise their roles from the movie. See more »

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Referenced in Kicking and Screaming (1995) See more »

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Delta House
Composed, arranged and recorded by Jim Steinman
Lyrics by Sean Kelly and Tony Hendra
Sung by Michael Simmons
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Animal House the TV show
31 August 2001 | by sarahjones1982See all my reviews

I recently was watching the TV land cable network and saw a TV program featuring some familiar characters. I quickly contacted my boyfriend in the other room and he immediately recognized them as the characters from the classic film Animal House.

The show was called Delta House, and while the Animal House movie was quite entertaining this very predictable and unfunny sitcom is not. The character played by John Belushi is not present and the characters in the show are all watered down compared to their original version. I'm actually befuddled considering I (nor anyone else I asked about it) had never heard of the show, which is quite unusual considering the popularity of the movie. After watching just two episodes it's very easy for me to see why this show only lasted one season. It's a terrible bastardization of a great film.


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