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This comedy/variety show specialized in parodies of movies and television shows and commercials. Often, they would also have a special guest (e.g., a TV actor) join them in the comedy ... See full summary »
A great show! Especially if you didn't like Tom Arnold...
The show was very funny, and anyone who DID watch the show agreed. Most people who said they hated Tom Arnold would have loved this show. Tom played an arrogant and stupid TV star. He was only 50% of the show. The character who played the 'writers' of the show were great at cutting down, putting up with, and tolerating Tom Arnolds character. From what I new about the show it was a spoof of 'Rosanne' and how she acted behind the scenes.
I love to buy up the tapes for my self because they didn't make enough for a rerun stand.
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