About the TV Show
new york city employment agency unemployment sitcom workplace comedy
First Air Date: September 14, 1973
|First Aired on||:||1973|
|Created By||:||Joseph Bologna,Renée Taylor|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||12 episodes in 1 Seasons|
Calucci's Department is an American television sitcom broadcast by CBS on Friday at 8:00pm Eastern Time. It premiered on September 14, 1973 and, after struggling to compete in the ratings against Sanford and Son on NBC, was cancelled after the December 28 episode. The series focused on Joe Calucci, the supervisor of a New York City unemployment office. His day was spent dealing with a disparate group of claimants, the petty squabbles among the members of his staff, the frustrations of governmental red tape, and his infatuation with his secretary Shirley.