Two Dads was a
comedy that ran from 1987 to 1990 on NBC. The show
starred Paul Reiser as Michael Taylor, Greg Evigan as
Joey Harris, and Staci Keanan as Nicole Bradford.
Another regular character worth mentioning was Judge
Wilbur (Florence Stanley), who was not only the custody
judge, but also their landlord.
of this show will remember that after Marcy Bradford
passed away, her daughter Nicole was sent to live with
two men who had been courting her mother before she
died: Michael Taylor (Resier) was a successful
financial advisor, and Joey Harris (Evigan) a struggling
artist. The two former friends despised each other over
their mutual affection for Nicole’s mother, but they
were both awarded joint custody, which aided in the
show’s comedy. Eventually they became friends again.
Although the show danced around the question, it was
never revealed which one of the “dads” was Nicole’s
biological father. The comedy mostly revolved around
how the two dads dealt with the everyday struggles of a