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A television show centered around a macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jim Belushi ...  Jim 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Courtney Thorne-Smith ...  Cheryl 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Larry Joe Campbell ...  Andy 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Taylor Atelian ...  Ruby 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Billi Bruno ...  Gracie 182 episodes, 2001-2009
Kimberly Williams-Paisley ...  Dana 165 episodes, 2001-2009
Conner Rayburn ...  Kyle 102 episodes, 2004-2009
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A television show centered around a macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.

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Roll over and play dad. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

3 October 2001 (USA) See more »

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The Dad See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Originally, there were going to be twin boys, Sam and Ben Roberts. Unfortunately, they didn't get the part, but they were in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003). See more »

Goofs

The series is set in Chicago, and in the one episode, Jim buys the cemetery plot next to Bronko Nagurski's grave. Bronko Nagurski is buried in International Falls, Minnesota. See more »

Quotes

Jim: OK, I stacked the cat in the freezer.
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Connections

Referenced in Cinematic Titanic: Legacy of Blood (2008) See more »

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I hate this show.
20 February 2002 | by grace72891See all my reviews

I've seen two episodes, and I hated them both. Courtney Thorne-Smith's character is selfish while Jim Belushi's character is portrayed as just plain stupid. They display and glorify poor parenting skills. I don't have a problem with Jim Belushi or Courtney Thorne-Smith as professionals, but I hope this show isn't on the air for long. It is a waste of time.


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