situation comedy

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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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BBC2 have replaced it with The Cup, a juvenile, puerile and unfunny situation comedy about the madness of parents who push their children into soccer.
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)
May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, Maureen McCormick, who is best known for playing the perfect Marcia Brady on the iconic situation comedy "The Brady Bunch," goes public with her very real-life estrangement from her father on DR.
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.
Paul is best known for his role as Vince Pinner in the long-running BBC situation comedy Just Good Friends.
On winning the audience award, Corden then lashed out at not being in the running for best situation comedy saying: "Just out of interest, how can the best comedy performance and programme of the year not be eligible for best sitcom?
The Mighty Boosh beat The Thick Of It and Peep Show in the Situation Comedy and Comedy Drama category, while Stephen Fry's quiz show QI won the Entertainment Award.
The collaboration of Ken Bloom (playwright, theater director, radio host, arts consultant, and president of Harbinger Records) and Frank Vlastnik (actor, photo researcher, and editor), "Sitcom: The 101 Greatest TV Comedies Of All Time" is an illustrated showcase of the television situation comedy alphabetically ranging from 'The Adams Family' to 'WRKP in Cincinnati'.
Ifs like watching a Mr Bean, pictured, situation comedy.
on CBS) might be something of a red herring, but it's a reasonably agreeable situation comedy about a young man (Josh Radnor) who feels left behind when two of his pals (Alyson Hannigan and Jason Segel) get engaged, so he begins to pursue a serious relationship (with Cobie Smulders).
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