It starred Penny Marshall as Laverne De Fazio and Cindy Williams as Shirley Feeney, roommates who, as the series began, worked.The show was a spin-off from "Happy Days as the two lead characters were originally introduced on that show as acquaintances of Fonzie.Set in roughly the same time period as "Happy Days "Laverne Shirley" started in approximately 1959, and when the series ended, it was 1967.
Both shows were made by Paramount Television."Laverne Shirley" filmed on stage 20 and "Happy Days" on stage.In April 2007, it was announced that Marshall would reunite with her "Laverne Shirley" co-star Cindy Williams for a TV Land network reality series in which the ladies would play themselves and live in Marshall's house, where.
Opening sequence, at the start of each episode, Laverne and Shirley are seen skipping down the street, arm in arm, reciting a popular Yiddish-American hopscotch chant: "One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight!Hasenpfeffer Incorporated!" This then leads into the series' theme song which is entitled "Making Our Dreams Come True" and is performed by Cyndi Grecco.The opening sequence has been parodied in many pop culture outlets, including the movie ".