The Hendersons were a typical sitcom family living in the Pacific Northwest who owned an unusual pet: a real live Sasquatch. While on a camping trip, the Hendersons found Bigfoot, and ... See full summary »
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 George Henderson (72 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Nancy Henderson (72 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Ernie Henderson (72 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Sara Henderson (72 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Brett Douglas (48 episodes, 1991-1993)
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 Harry (34 episodes, 1991-1993)
Patrick Pinney ...
 Harry (33 episodes, 1991-1993)
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The Hendersons were a typical sitcom family living in the Pacific Northwest who owned an unusual pet: a real live Sasquatch. While on a camping trip, the Hendersons found Bigfoot, and brought him back to their house to live with them. Problems ensue while trying to repair the damage caused by Harry's curious nature, and while trying to keep his existence a secret. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Not so bad
14 September 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show isn't so bad. I watched a few episodes this weekend and I mean, at that time, there were several shows like this. I don't think that it's right to act like this show was the worst of the bunch. If on Full House Comet the Golden Retriever stood up and started walking on his hind legs, it really wouldn't be any different from this show. It had the elements we loved growing up; family themes, love, lessons about diversity and forgiveness, and a big furry playmate. I mean it wasn't the best of shows, but it wasn't as bad as these reviewers are making it seem by far. I remember watching this every week as a kid too. I would much rather my children watch a program like this than 80% of the shows that are on now.


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