The Edge (1992–1993)

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This FOX comedy featured a lethal opening sequence each week, followed by several short, humorous skits and parodies of television commercials. Several of the players from this short-lived ... See full summary »

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This FOX comedy featured a lethal opening sequence each week, followed by several short, humorous skits and parodies of television commercials. Several of the players from this short-lived show furthered their comedy careers in more successful venues. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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In the 1992 fall preview issue of TV Guide, the show is described as "It's no Saturday Night Live. It's no SCTV. It's no In Living Color. It's no hit." See more »

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Misunderstood, Abused, and Funny As Hell Itself.
23 October 2000 | by (Michigan) – See all my reviews

After Fox declined on furthering "Get a Life," David Merkin's next step towards his run on "The Simpsons" was this little show that had a 9:30 timeslot on Sunday Nights but yet was neglected until it died. Somehow, it lasted a full season but that was a miracle itself.

"The Edge" was a sketch show featuring a great deal of comic talent and ruled with it's non sequiturs and macabre humor. The bowling bag/severed head skit still remains with me to this day, along with "What is Casper the Friendly Boy doing now".

But, the cancellation has a happy ending. Merkin went on to do "The Simpsons" during it's classic years and Wayne Knight went to other, better-paying things.


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