The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an affluent African-American family living in Brooklyn, New York. According to TV Guide, the show "was TV's biggest hit in the 1980s, and almost single-handedly revived the sitcom genre and NBC's ratings fortunes". Originally, the show had been pitched to ABC, which rejected it. Entertainment Weekly stated that The Cosby Show helped to make possible a larger variety of shows based on people of...
|On the air:||September 20, 1984-April 30, 1992|
|Number of seasons:||8|
|Writers:||Carmen Finestra, John Markus, Matt Williams|
|Producer:||Tom Werner, Gary Kott, Marcy Carsey|