situation comedy

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Synonyms for situation comedy

a humorous drama based on situations that might arise in day-to-day life


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a humorous television program based on situations that could arise in everyday life

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Like Grote, Horace Newcomb finds that the situation comedy is limited to the capacity of creating uncertainty, development and values in terms of dislocation.
Well, Pay and Display is the new ITV situation comedy that was so bad they screened it twice.
Situation Comedy is the follow up to 2012's Summer Special - one of the candidates for this year's Welsh Music Prize.
Paul is best known for his role as Vince Pinner in the long-running BBC situation comedy Just Good Friends.
LAB Rats was the worst situation comedy ever seen on television.
Though the issues of love, relationships, and responsibility take the dramatic center stage, the situation comedy elements are neither gone nor forgotten; the well-known "goddess of manga" Rumiko Takahashi pens Maison Ikkoku's finale with her usual flair for wit and insight.
Situation Comedy and Comedy Drama, The Mighty Boosh (BBC3) Entertainment, QI (BBC2)
Patricia Crane, known onstage as Sigrid Valdis, played Hilda for five seasons on "Hogan's Heroes," the 1965-71 CBS situation comedy about Allied prisoners in a World War II German POW camp.
Stan Fix of Santa Clarita United Methodist Church uses old episodes of the classic CBS situation comedy ``The Beverly Hillbillies'' to illustrate points in his Bible classes.
The six-part Valleys-based situation comedy High Hopes is being filmed around Merthyr Tydfil with BBC Wales' new head of comedy Gareth Gwenlan, who will lead the cast and crew as director/producer.
And the Perrier Best Newcomer Award went to Noble and Silver who pride themselves on bizarre situation comedy.
Homeboys, which is shown on UPN, is the kind of television situation comedy that makes you wonder what the pitch meeting was like: "Let's send two funny black guys into outer space.
SunStar Entertainment, a local independent production company based here, introduced its proposed SitComMercial, a reality-based situation comedy infomercial series called "TahitiPeteyCafe," last week at the annual gathering of National Association of Television Program Executives, or NATPE Trade Show held at the Sands Expo Center.
The character won her Best Female Comedy Performance at the 1996 British Comedy Awards but her most popular creation is BAFTA award winning situation comedy The Royle Family, which she co-created.
Who played Judi Dench's husband in the situation comedy As Time Goes By?
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