The final season of the half-hour situation comedy focused on brassy, tough-talking, street smart Laverne De Fazio who - along with her family and friends - continued to pursue making all her dreams come true. Starring award-winning actress and director Penny Marshall (A League of Their Own, Big) in the role that made her a star! Includes Cindy Williams' final episodes as "Shirley Feeney"; also starring Eddie Mekka, Phil Foster, David L. Lander, Michael McKean, and co-created by producer Garry Marshall (The Odd Couple, Happy Days).
Guest stars include Leslie Easterbrook (Police Academy), Anjelica Huston (The Addams Family), Carrie Fisher (Star Wars), Hugh Hefner, Laraine Newman (Saturday Night Live), Carol Kane (Taxi), James Belushi (According to Jim), Adam West (Batman), Louise Lasser (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman), Vicki Lawrence (Mama's Family), Joanna Kerns (Growing Pains), and comedians Jay Leno and Shecky Greene. 3-disc set includes all 22 final season episodes and also includes episodic promos and gag reel.
Paramount Home Entertainment has today announced taht May 6th
will see the DVD release of Laverne & Shirley - The Complete 8th and Final Season
. The studio description quoted above reveals all the contents of this release, and pricing is expected to be $39.98 SRP. Below is an early look at the cover art for this title, but it's not finalized yet and could be subject to change.