After the sudden death of his wife, a young father enlists the help of his brother-in-law and his childhood friend to help him raise his three young children.

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 Jesse Katsopolis / ... (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Joey Gladstone / ... (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 D.J. Tanner (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Stephanie Tanner (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Michelle Tanner / ... (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Michelle Tanner (193 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Danny Tanner (192 episodes, 1987-1995)
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 Rebecca Katsopolis / ... (152 episodes, 1988-1995)
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 Kimmy Gibbler (146 episodes, 1987-1995)
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This is a story about a sports broadcaster later turned morning talk show host Danny Tanner and his three little girls, D.J. (Donna Jo), Stephanie and Michelle Tanner. Before the show begins, Danny Tanner's wife is killed by a drunk driver. So he needs help raising his three little girls. He asks his rock musician brother-in-law, Jesse Katsopolis, and his comedian best friend, Joey Gladstone, to move in with them. As the show goes on, Jesse gets married to Rebecca Donaldson, Danny's co host of the talk show. The two have kids of their own, who are twins, Alexander and Nicholas Katsopolis. However, the show is about what happens as the story is going on. Written by Raffi Nazarian <gamk@yahoo.com>

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In order for the character Michelle to get involved with comedic and serious moments, Mary-Kate Olsen chose to do the former while Ashley Olsen did the latter. See more »

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In the basketball episode where Kareem Abdul-Jabbar helps Jesse find his "sweet spot", when Jesse tells the family to leave the court and let him try and figure everything out himself. When he's supposedly alone shooting around, he shoots an air ball and a hand appears quickly in the scene, catches and throws the basketball back to him. See more »

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D.J.: Kimmy called me a geek-burger.
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Everywhere You Look
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A Wonderful Show
15 May 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I am only 11 years old but I discovered Full House when I was about five and watched it constantly until I was seven. Then I grew older and figured Full House could wait and that I had "more important" things to do. Plus there was also the fact that my younger brother who watched it faithfully with me for those two years started to dislike it thinking it too "girly."

Then I realized every afternoon at five it was on 23 and I once again became addicted to it. Full House has made me laugh and cry. It's made me realize how nice it would be if our world was like the world of Full House plus a mom. I have heard people say Full House is cheesy and unbelievable. But look at the big picture: three girls whose mom was killed by a drunk driver. The sisters fight and get their feelings hurt. The three men who live with the girls can get into bickers at times. What's any more real than that?

If anything the show has lifted me up when I'm down and brought me up even higher when I thought I was at the point of complete happiness. I have howled like a hyena at the show and gained a massive obsessiveness over Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen. (Of course Hilary Duff has now taken that spot but they were literally the cutest babies I have ever seen. They are great actresses and seem to be very nice people.)


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