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The Longest Day

Episode Number:122 / 5.22
Production Number:
Show Number:A547
Air Date:02 April 1996
Writers:Elliot Shoenman, Marley Sims
Director:Andy Cadiff
Taping Date:


After a routine medical checkup for the boys, it is discovered that Randy may be suffering from cancer. The family endures a long and painful wait for the results of Randy's blood test.


According to TV Guide, the idea for this episode came from Patricia Richardson. New font on the last credit screen.



Tim AllenasTim Taylor
Patricia RichardsonasJill Taylor
Earl HindmanasWilson
Zachery Ty BryanasBrad Taylor
Jonathan Taylor ThomasasRandy Taylor
Taran Noah SmithasMark Taylor
Richard KarnasAl Borland

Guest Cast

Debbe DunningasHeidi Keppert


ProducersGayle S. Maffeo, Frank McKemy
Created byCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Executive ProducersBruce Ferber, Carmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Elliot Shoenman, Matt Williams
Co-Executive ProducersAndy Cadiff, Rosalind Moore, Howard J. Morris
Consulting ProducersBilly Riback, Marley Sims
Co-Producer Jim Praytor
Associate Producer Alan Padula
Creative ConsultantsRuth Bennett, Lloyd Garver
Consultant Charlie Hauck
Executive Story Editor Jon Vandergriff
Executive Consultant Tim Allen
Director of Photography Donald A. Morgan
Production Designer David Sackeroff
EditorsRoger Ames Berger, Marco Zappia
Associate Director Peter Filsinger
Stage ManagersGuy Distad, Shawn Shea
Original Music by Dan Foliart
Casting byDeborah Barylski, C.S.A., Jonell Dunn
Set Decorator Jeannie Gunn
Property Master Warren Shaffer
Script Supervisor Susan Straughn Harris
Technical Consultant Brett Gregory
Medical ConsultantsFrancine Kaufman, M.D., F.A.A.P., Alan Yellin, Ph.D.
Production Coordinator Jeff Sarver
Post Production Coordinator Judy Rauh
Costume SupervisorsNicole Gorsuch, Valerie Laven-Cooper
Make-up Wendy J. Weiss
Hair Stylist Maria Valdivia
Opening Design by Geoffrey Nelson
Technical Director Craig Shideler
Audio Klaus Landsberg
Video Bob Kaufmann
Editing System byAvid Technology, Inc.
Based on the Stand-Up Comedy of TIM ALLEN
© MCMXCVI Touchstone Pictures and Television. All rights reserved
Wind Dancer Production Group
Touchstone Television
Distributed by Buena Vista International, Inc.

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