Tag: Niles

OOHF: A Family Lineage of Sexual Depravity (w/ Ryan Beauvais) [1.10]

Ryan Beauvais joins us as we talk, almost exclusively, about old people boning down. There may also be some discussion of illicit yogurt consumption, absentee parenting, and child actors with nothing to do. Episode 1.10: The Nanny-in-Law Original Airdate: 1/12/94 Synopsis: Maxwell’s childhood nanny (guest star Cloris Leachman) comes...

OOHF: That’s Basically the Plot of Beetlejuice [1.08]

From the origins of Britain’s favorite sport to reality shows about ghosts, we discuss it all as we get into the seasonal spirit seven months too early with the very first Christmas episode of The Nanny. Episode 1.08: Christmas Episode Original Airdate: 12/22/93 Synopsis: It’s Christmas, but Maxwell has...

OOHF: We Can Talk About it in Like an Hour [1.06]

Tensions run high in the thrilling conclusion to the previous episode’s cliffhanger. Also, Ben talks about accents. Episode 1.06: The Butler, the Husband, the Wife, and her Mother Original Airdate: 12/8/93 Synopsis: Sylvia lies to relatives that Fran has married a very wealthy Broadway producer and is living in...

OOHF: Let’s Bond with the Butler [1.03]

You may finish listening to this episode with fully two distinct commercial jingles stuck in your head. We accept zero responsibility for this, even if it is absolutely our fault. Anyway, it’s My Fair Lady! Or Selfie, I guess. Either/or. Episode 1.03: My Fair Nanny Original Airdate: 11/17/93 Synopsis:...

OOHF: You’ve Gotta Yell at a Racist Baby [1.01]

Set design, childhood trauma, and racist MLMs are discussed as Ben and Mandy begin their rewatch of 90s sitcom The Nanny. Episode 1.01: Pilot (A.K.A. The Nanny) Original Airdate: 11/3/93 Synopsis: Fran knocks on the Sheffields’ door and is mistakenly hired as their new nanny. She proceeds to immediately...