How to use Sitcom in a sentence
I was watching a rerun of the sitcom TV series Frasier.
She was able to parlay this dramatic change into a role on the TV sitcom It's Like, You Know..., where she poked fun at herself and the fact that she looked so different from the earlier film characters she'd portrayed.
After a few short-lived television shows in the 1980s and 1990s, DeGeneres starred in her own sitcom, Ellen, portraying a single woman in Los Angeles, California who runs a bookstore.
The emotional wrongful death case of actor John Ritter, most well known for his role as Jack Tripper on the sitcom Three's Company, came to an end today with the jury clearing the doctors of any wrong doing.
The record is held by a lady at LWT, to whom Humphrey Barclay advised me to send a half-hour sitcom.Advertisement
America's Funniest Home Videos made its debut on Sunday night, January 14th, 1990, replacing a short-lived sitcom called Free Spirit.
Barker's classic prison sitcom was top five material in most peoples ' eyes.
Other cult tv guests included Sally Geeson and Carol Hawkins who both appeared in the seventies sitcom Bless this ouse.
The movie was based on the 1960s TV sitcom of the same name.
The cult sitcom " Satellite City " is on its second series with further series to be produced in 1998.Advertisement
In the ruthless world of the television sitcom, survival is the name of the game.
Not a particularly novel concept, but executed with more vim and vigor than any other sitcom I've seen lately.
The BBC is hoping to replicate the success of Red Dwarf with a new sci-fi sitcom.
America 's Funniest Home Videos made its debut on Sunday night, January 14th, 1990, replacing a short-lived sitcom called Free Spirit.
Barker 's classic prison sitcom was top five material in most peoples ' eyes.Advertisement
A few nights ago I was invited by a friend to go see the taping of a new sitcom pilot television show.
Any other advice you can give to sitcom writers out there?
An early success, Dad 's Army also reflected a number of other problems that were to dog the sitcom spin-off genre.
Companies with sitcom scripts from abroad should contact the Script Development Unit.
Sitcom star Damon, pictured, will make his directing debut with the film Behind The Smile.Advertisement
Which actress played the titular character in the sitcom Alice?
Not a particularly novel concept, but executed with more vim and vigor than any other sitcom I 've seen lately.
They also learned a lot about how to create well-rounded sitcom characters.
Her popular Disney Channel sitcom has skyrocketed her to success, and her retail sales are something to brag about as well.
Born in 1956, Thomas Jeffrey Hanks went from dressing in drag on the sitcom Bosom Buddies to earning five Academy Award nominations and two of the actual awards.Advertisement
She quickly landed a role on the hit sitcom Home Improvement.
In 2005, Anderson starred in a new Fox sitcom, Stacked, where she played a busty party girl who goes to work in a bookstore.
Despite their youthful sitcom beginnings, both Mary-Kate and Ashley have grown into savvy business women and designers while avoiding the celebrity rumor mill as much as possible.
Most people know Dustin Diamond as Screech, the character he played in the 1990s sitcom Saved By the Bell.
From there he landed the role of Michael Scott on the sitcom The Office, a character he played from 2005 through 2011.Advertisement
From there she starred in Disney's Camp Rock film series, and Disney Channel's sitcom Sonny with a Chance.
His first real role was in the short-lived sitcom E/R., soon after he landed the role of the dreamy handyman next door on the Facts of Life and the micromanaging factory boss on Roseanne.
In 2003, Sheen was cast in the sitcom Two and a Half Men, but was fired from the show in 2011 after allegations of drug and alcohol abuse and erratic behavior.
After starring in the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Smith embarked on a film career.
Salvation came in the form of an NBC sitcom, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, which was written around Smith.Advertisement
Cyrus starred in the Disney hit sitcom Hannah Montana from 2006 through 2010, making a name for herself as both an actress and musician.
As an actress she turned heads on the sitcom Married...
Her newest television sitcom, Up All Night, premiered on NBC in 2011.
Years later, after her marriage and divorce, and from sitcom to movies, Aniston is still trim.
Even more surprising, she made the weight gain the focus of a brand-new sitcom.Advertisement
He is working with fellow 'N Sync band mate Joey Fatone to develop a sitcom pilot, where Bass will be playing a gay character.
Rainn Wilson, born on January 20, 1966, is best known for his role as Dwight Schrute on the sitcom The Office.
Comedian, sitcom star, actor, and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres was born on January 26, 1958.
His role as Kelso in the sitcom That 70s Show was the part that started the ball rolling, and he went on to host MTV's Punk'd.
Married to actor Demi Moore, Kutcher was named as Charlie Sheen's replacement on the successful sitcom Two and a Half Men in 2011.Advertisement
She started out as a soap star, but quickly moved up to sitcom sweetheart on Friends.
From sitcom actors to rappers, Celebrity Fit Club 5 will have it all.
By the time he took on a recurring role in the sitcom Friends in 2002, he was already an established actor, but soon afterwards he was even more in demand.
DeGeneres' 1990s sitcom Ellen was called These Friends of Mine during its first season.
Jerry Seinfeld tried his hand at acting for a short time, playing a mail delivery boy on the sitcom Benson in 1980.Advertisement
In 1989, he and fellow comedian Larry David created a sitcom for NBC called The Seinfeld Chronicles, a semi-autobiographical look at a stand-up comedian named Jerry Seinfeld.
The show became Seinfeld the following year, and while it initially didn't gain a lot of viewer attention, by the fourth season, it was the most successful sitcom on television.
Much to fans' dismay, Jerry Seinfeld decided to pull the plug on his sitcom - preferring to leave the airwaves on a high note rather than running the risk of losing steam, as so many sitcoms do.
Jerry Seinfeld said his sitcom was inspired by The Abbott and Costello Show.
Today, one of his most popular roles is that of Barney Stinson in the sitcom How I Met Your Mother.
Following the series' run, Garth continued to star in television movies before landing a role in the 2002 sitcom What I Like About You, with Amanda Bynes.
The sitcom made Coleman a household name, however, when the series ended in 1986, he and his co-stars had trouble keeping their lives on track.
In 2006, Fey left Saturday Night Live to pursue a sitcom project at NBC called 30 Rock.
Marilu Henner - Best known for her role as Elaine O'Connor-Nardo on the 1980's sitcom Taxi, which ran from 1978-1983.
Jaimee Foxworth - Foxworth is best known for her role as the youngest of the Winslow daughters in the sitcom Family Matters.
We first knew her as the infamous Kelly Bundy, but Christina Applegate has come a long way since her sitcom days.
The work didn't cease for Applegate after the hit sitcom's cancellation.
She accepted the title role in NBC's sitcom Jesse in 1998.
Applegate currently stars on ABC's critically lauded sitcom, Samantha Who?.
Earlier this year, her ex-boyfriend, Lee Grivas, died from an apparent drug overdose, but she also received an Emmy nomination for her work in her hit sitcom Samantha Who?
Best known for her role as Julie Horvath on the long running sitcom One Day at a Time, Mackenzie Phillips was arrested at the LAX airport.
Her first role for a major television production was a small part as a model in the sitcom Veronica's Closet, when she was 17 years old.
After her sitcom debut, Zooey Deschanel appeared in the film Mumford in 1999.
Mackenzie Phillips was a huge sitcom star back in the 1970s and 80s with the show One Day at a Time, but she also had a famous father.
Just before graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts in 1988, Sandler landed a supporting role on the sitcom The Cosby Show, playing Theo's friend Smitty.
After several months, he landed a starring role on the television sitcom Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place.
Gary Coleman was a former child star sweetheart who played the lovable Arnold in the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes.
Fox left his successful sitcom Spin City after announcing that he had Parkinson's Disease.
In 2003, a new sitcom opportunity appeared for Sheen, and he was cast as Charlie Harper in Two and a Half Men.
If you remember the sitcom Night Court from the late 1980s, you may have wondered whatever happened to Markie Post?
In 1984, a new sitcom called Night Court was introduced.
After Night Court, Post appeared in another sitcom called Hearts Afire, co-starring with John Ritter.
In 1999, Post played Julia Whitney in the short-lived sitcom Odd Man Out.
In 1994, NBC offered him his own sitcom, called Something Wilder.
In 2002, he made a two-episode guest appearance on the sitcom Will and Grace, and won a prime time Emmy Award for this guest role.
Neil Patrick Harris managed to maintain a career in TV, starring in the sitcom How I Met Your Mother.
After graduating college, Keshia Knight Pulliam is back in the entertainment world with stints on reality TV shows, and co-stars on the sitcom Tyler Perry's House of Payne.
Ricky Schroder has been acting since the age of nine, but when he turned twelve he landed the role of Ricky Stratton in the sitcom Silver Spoons.
Tina Yothers played Jennifer Keaton on the sitcom Family Ties from 1982 to 1989.
The Kirk Cameron biography begins with a child actor who became an overnight sensation on the sitcom Growing Pains.
Candace Cameron is an actor as well, who is well known for her role on the sitcom Full House.
In 1995, Cameron starred in the sitcom Kirk which ran for two years.
At that time they were hired to play the youngest sister, Michelle Tanner, on the sitcom Full House.
They were wildly popular with young girls at the time, and had already filmed several movies and television specials apart from the sitcom.
Fans of the 1990s sitcom Boy Meets World may be wondering what happened to Danielle Fishel, the actor who played Topanga Lawrence on the show.
She also had a small part in Kirk Cameron's sitcom Kirk.
In 1993, Fishel began playing Topanga Lawrence on the hit sitcom Boy Meets World.
She has said that she would be interested in returning to sitcom work in the future.
Tina Yothers is an actor who became famous for her role as Jennifer Keaton on the 1980s sitcom Family Ties.
The sitcom Family Ties was based on the trials and tribulations of the Keaton family.
Tina Yothers played Jennifer Keaton on the sitcom Family Ties, from 1982 to 1989.
Erika Alexander's big break came when she was cast as cousin Pam in the popular sitcom The Cosby Show.
The premise of Living Single was similar to that of the blockbuster sitcom Friends, though Living Single had been on the air for a full year before Friends premiered.
Will Smith started out as both a musician and television actor, starring in the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.
Halle Berry started her acting career on the sitcom Living Dolls in 1989.
Jennifer Aniston - Aniston has segued well from sitcom actress to film star and is the most successful of the ex-Friends stars.
She was also cast as a co-star in the sitcom Hot in Cleveland, and was asked to join the cast of Dancing With the Stars, which she refused.
Actor Christina Applegate is best known for her role as Kelly Bundy on the sitcom Married… With Children.
Suzanne Somers became a household name back in the late 1970s when she played Chrissy Snow in the sitcom Three's Company.
Sheen’s title was stripped when Warner Bros. fired him from the sitcom in March of 2011 for erratic behavior.
Gary Coleman was a child actor who became a household name as Arnold Jackson on the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes.
Fox. When the series ended in 2002, Sheen joined a new sitcom called Two and a Half Men as Charlie Harper.
Sheen later announced that he was undergoing drug rehabilitation and CBS officially placed the hit sitcom Two and a Half Men on hiatus.
Swimwear is just one of a number of fashions created by actress Delta Burke, a plus-sized actress and producer known for her role as Suzanne Sugarbaker on the 1980s-1990s sitcom, Designing Women.
Although Christina's look is chameleon-like, the sitcom star always keeps her hair sexy and blonde, no matter the length.
Jennifer Aniston reached stardom on the Friends sitcom while rocking a medium length 70s inspired shag.
In March, fans of the Kelly Taylor from the hit 90s sitcom Beverly Hills, 90210 learned that actress Jennie Garth is pregnant.
So, it comes as no great surprise that her WB sitcom, What I Like About You, aired its series finale shortly after her latest pregnancy became public knowledge.
According to TV Acres, they showed up on the Married with Children sitcom twice and also posed for Playboy in January 1992.
The tween-friendly sitcom confronts issues that range from the funny to the serious with a feisty sense of humor.
In an attempt to capitalize on the zeitgeist associated with cougars, ABC debuted a new sitcom in 2009 starring former Friends actress Courtney Cox called Cougar Town.
Since her time on OLTL, Light starred on the very successful Who's the Boss sitcom as well as numerous made-for-television films.
The soaps continue to be the biggest money maker for networks amidst sitcom reruns and game shows, because of the infamously devoted fan base of many programs.
When watching a sitcom or drama on television, you commit to watching somewhere between 30 and 60 minutes of entertainment that promises to wrap up the plot and bring resolution to its characters.
Men's panties are often referred to as "manties," a slang term which is thought to have come from an episode of the hit sitcom, Seinfeld.
Have you ever watched a vintage sitcom and noticed that the leading ladies' breasts were, for lack of a better description, pointy?
The show is filmed in documentary style and plays like a reality TV show rather than scripted sitcom.
She has been on the popular sitcom How I Met Your Mother and provided the voice for a character on Sesame Street named Carrie Underworm.
Reality shows have revolutionized the way we watch television, as America has shown a much stronger interest in observing real life struggles and conflicts, as opposed to the sitcom series format popular in the 1970s and 1980s.
The show's format was akin to a sitcom with each 30 minute episode covering some event in the family's life that was usually resolved by the time the episode was over.
Unlike some of VH1's other shows, Hogan Knows Best was a half hour show, and it was presented in a sitcom like manner.
One of his earliest appearances was in the groundbreaking 1970s sitcom Maude.
Shar Jackson is an actor whose most famous role was in the sitcom Moesha.
She also has a recurring part in the Disney Channel sitcom The Suite Life of Zack and Cody.
Her big break came in 1987, when she joined the cast of the sitcom Cheers, taking over when Shelley Long left the show.
In 1997, she starred in her second successful sitcom, called Veronica's Closet, which ran for three years.
In 2005, she was the star of a very short-lived sitcom called Fat Actress, in which she played a version of herself as an overweight actress looking for work.
Lost in Space, Time Tunnel, and a sitcom about astronauts trapped back in the stone age all were contemporaries of Star Trek.
The movie spawned a short-lived television sitcom in the sixties.
Mork from Ork was television's resident non-human from 1978 to 1982, when Mork and Mindy spun off from a character in the 'sixties-nostalgia sitcom Happy Days.
Thanks to Carrie Bradshaw from HBO's racy sitcom Sex in the City, the horseshoe has become a fashionable and trendy design found on jewelry, t-shirts, belt buckles, and now even fingernails and toenails.
After a successful run on the talent show, she landed a recurring role in the 1980s sitcom Gimme a Break.
Series' were the first type of web television and consisted of a number of episodes that followed a story line, just like a sitcom.
Kitchen Confidential is a sitcom set in a classy New York restaurant and it's rag-tag bunch of chefs and waiters.
Today, The Brady Bunch lives on in American social culture, thanks to more encores than just about any sitcom in history.
Kylie will appear in a wedding dress in an upcoming series finale for an Aussie sitcom called ' Kath & Kim ' .
The evil duo have even managed to get their own spin-off, without their arch nemesis - a sitcom called the Brak Show.
A selection of what the writers themselves judge to be the best six episodes from this sitcom based in a TV newsroom.
Enduring US hit sitcom The Golden Girls reached British screens.
Is now a good time to write a sitcom?
Tim stars with Lee Mack in the new Friday night BBC1 sitcom Not Going Out.
This long-running sitcom from Thames Television ran for ten years and dealt mainly with the rivalry between the two antique dealers.
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Really bad 1970s sitcom - Life begins at forty.
The latter is conveyed in one of the funniest moments in any sitcom spin-off.
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