The Proposal is the premiere of Season 5 on NBC series Cheers.


Diane will not accept Sam's proposal over the telephone because she wants him to do it right. So he sets up the perfect romantic evening, only to have Diane reject the proposal.


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
Kelsey Grammer as Frasier Crane

Guest starring

Al Rosen as Al

Trivia Edit

  • Starting with this episode, Kelsey Grammer is added to the opening credits. This remained in use until the end of the series in 1993. Shelley Long wore white pants during the boat scene, and falling into the water.