Facts about Married… with Children That You’ll Find Surprising

Ed O’Neill

Created by Michael G. Moye and Ron Leavitt, Married… with Children was a classic American sitcom originally broadcasted on Fox from 1987 and 1997. As the creators were tired of the almost-perfect, saccharine family sitcoms during the ‘80s, they created one that revolves around dysfunctional family for the then-brand-new Fox network. This … Read more

L.A. Law Facts that You Probably Didn’t Know

The theme music was written around a car trunk slamming

L.A. Law is an American legal drama series that ran on NBC for eight seasons, from 1986 to 1994. The show centered on the tensions between the wealthy senior lawyers and the lesser-paid junior staff of the Los Angeles-based law firm McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney and Kuzak. The attorneys tackled hot-topic issues like … Read more

Facts about The Cosby Show that You Probably Didn’t Know

The Cosby Show

The Cosby Show is an American TV sitcom starring Bill Cosby, which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1992. The show focused on the daily interactions of the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African American family living in Brooklyn, New York. It features the patriarch Cliff Huxtable (played by Bill Cosby), an … Read more

Interesting Facts about Frasier

The story of Frasier was inspired from a real life story

Frasier was one of the well-loved sitcoms from the United States during the ‘90s. It was actually a spinoff of an extremely popular sitcom Cheers, which ran from 1982 to 1993. The title “Frasier” was based on the name of the main character, the psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane, who was added to … Read more

Fun Facts about The Love Boat

The storytelling style of The Love Boat was based after an earlier hit Love, American StyleThe storytelling style of The Love Boat was based after an earlier hit Love, American Style

The Love Boat is an American comedy TV series set on a luxury passenger cruise ship S.S. Pacific Princess. It aired on ABC for 10 seasons, from 1977 to 1986. The series followed the lives of the staff onboard, headed by Captain Merrill Stubing (played by Gavin MacLeod), ship doctor Adam Bricker … Read more

Facts about I Dream of Jeannie That You Never Knew

Jeannie’s origins

I Dream of Jeannie is a classic fantasy sitcom that ran on NBC from 1965 to 1970. Starring Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman, the show is about a 2,000-year-old genie-in-a-bottle named Jeanie who was acquired by astronaut Captain (later Major) Anthony “Tony” Nelson while stranded on a desert island after a space … Read more

MacGyver Fun Facts and Trivia You Didn’t Know

Every 80s kid who followed MacGyver only wished they could be as smart, creative, inventive, resourceful and ingenious as their favorite problem-solver, secret agent Angus “Mac” MacGyver. With just a Swiss army knife, a duct tape or any other rubbish lying about on the floor, MacGyver could improvise his way out of … Read more

Interesting Facts about Hawaii Five-O

Reboots are the trend on television nowadays and many of the classic television shows have been given contemporary treatments with a new set of cast and a refreshed story line. And Hawaii Five-O is no exception. The original series, about an elite police task force fighting big crimes in the Aloha State, … Read more

Fascinating “Bonanza” Facts That You Probably Didn’t Know

Bonanza is the second longest-running Western television series, just behind Gunsmoke. It enjoyed long years of entertaining audiences, spanning almost two decades from 1959 to 1973. The title of this NBC series is also the term used by miners to denote a large vein or deposit of ore, from the Spanish word … Read more

Interesting Facts about Bewitched

The fantasy sitcom Bewitched enchanted television viewers from 1964 to 1972. It stars the late Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha, the witch who marries a mortal man and vows herself to the normal life of a typical suburban housewife. But her magical powers get in the way, and this is often the main source … Read more

Interesting Facts about the Carol Burnett Show

Interesting Facts about the Carol Burnett Show

The Carol Burnett Show is an American TV variety/sketch comedy show that ran for eleven seasons from 1967 to 1978, then for nine episodes in 1991. Starring Carol Burnett, Vicky Lawrence, Harvey Korman, Lyle Wagoner, and Tim Conway, the series was a huge hit that made America laugh out loud for eleven … Read more

Fun Facts About Monty Python’s Flying Circus

Fun Facts About Monty Python’s Flying Circus

And now for something completely different… Five Brits Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin and lone American Terry Gilliam joined forces to bring the mix of surreal, absurd, intellectual and slapstick comedy on Monty Python’s Flying Circus (1969-1974). It became one of the most groundbreaking and influential comedy series not … Read more

Johnny Carson Fun Facts

Johnny Carson Fun Facts

“Heeeeeeeeeere’s Johnny!” For 30 years Johnny Carson made himself as the undisputed king of late night through his influential talk show The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, which was broadcast on NBC. Here are some of the interesting facts about him that you probably didn’t know. An amateur astronomer, Johnny Carson owned … Read more