|Birth, Death, Love and Rice|
|Season 4, Episode 1|
|Air date||26 Sept 1985|
|Written by||Heide Perlman|
|Directed by||James Burrows|
Woody Goes Belly Up
Sam couldn't stop the wedding, but Frasier tells him that Diane left him at the altar and is now working at a convent. So Sam visits Diane to ask her to come back to Cheers. Meanwhile, Coach has passed away and Indiana farmboy Woody Boyd becomes Cheers's new assistant bartender.
- This is Woody Harrelson's first appearance on the show.
- Shelley Long as Diane Chambers
- Ted Danson as Sam Malone
- Rhea Perlman as Carla Tortelli
- John Ratzenberger as Cliff Clavin
- George Wendt as Norm Peterson
- Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd
Recurring / Guest stars: