8 Simple Rules (originally known as 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter) is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from September 17, 2002 to April 15, 2005, with 76 episodes in 3 seasons.
8 Simple Rules is an American Sitcom, one that ran from September 17, 2002 (2002-09-17) - April 15, 2005. A major American Sitcom that everyone would know is "I Love Lucy". A situation comedy, often shortened to sitcom, is a genre of comedy that features recurring characters in a common environment such as a home or workplace, accompanied with jokes as part of the dialogue. Such programs originated in radio, but today, sitcoms are found almost exclusively on television as one of its dominant narrative forms.
The premis of "8 Simple Rules" is:
A married couple with three children and is set in a suburb of Detriot, Michigan. The father, Paul Hennessy (John Ritter), is a sportswriter who is prompted by his wife Cate's (Katey Sagal) return to nursing to take a more active role in raising their two teenage daughters, Bridget (Kaley Cuoco), and Kerry (Amy Davidson), and son Rory (Martin Spanjers). He is soon overwhelmed by the responsibility of being the father of teenage daughters and misses being a sports writer. Paul begins writing a column from home about his struggles with his children and offers advice to people who are in his same position.
American Televison sitcom. Everyday parts of some peoples lives. To me, I've never gotten into a sitcom enough to watch [IN PROGRESS]