The Cosby Show

The Cosby Show

The Cosby Show is a American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired from September 20, 1984. The series centers on the Huxtable family, an upper middleclass African American family living in Brooklyn, New York. According to TV Guide, the series"was TV's most significant hit in the 1980s, and also almost completely restored the sitcom genre along with NBC's ratings Bundle". Originally, the series was pitched to ABC, which rejected it. Entertainment Weekly stated that The Cosby Show helped to make possible that a larger Assortment of displays predicated on people of African descent, from Living Color. The Cosby Show was based in the standup act, which were predicated on his life of Cosby on humor routines. That pattern would be, followed by other sitcoms, such as Everyone Loves Raymond and Home Improvement. The series recorded the spin-off A Different World, which ran for six seasons.