The Bill Cosby Show (1969–1971)

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2 | 1

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1971 | 1970 | 1969
Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 Chet Kincaid (52 episodes, 1969-1971)
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According to 2nd AD Charles Washburn, when Van Peebles. Melvin once directed an episode of the show, his love of using the 'F-' and 'MF-word' left other crew members too afraid to bring their families to visit the set. See more »

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Featured in TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004) See more »

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Very enjoyable TV show
17 July 2002 | by (Chiasso,Switzerland) – See all my reviews

Especially I really loved the episode where he tries to became math professor and he goes to the drugstore to buy the candies, just because he had to solve a problem about the price and weight of candies. "How many candies do you want?" "No, you have to tell me how many!"

Jolting hilarious!


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