TV Series | TV-14 | | Comedy
Mike Flaherty, the Deputy Mayor of New York City, and his team of half-wits must constantly save the Mayor from embarrassment and the media. Mike is later succeeded by Charlie Crawford.
The concept for the show was set in motion after the writers had seen Michael J. Fox in The American President (1995), playing one of the President's political aids. They wanted him to play a similar character for television.
God is for weekends, sir. He's like Michelob.
In the primetime version of "How to Bury a Millionaire" [4.8}, the closing credits originally had lyrics to accompany the music to the Shaft parody. The syndication version omits the lyrics and only features the music.