Mad About You (1992–1999)

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Light television comedy featuring Paul and Jaime Buchman as a recently married couple in New York City. They point out the gentle humor of domesticity and in the everyday situations of life.

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Won 4 Golden Globes. Another 36 wins & 89 nominations. See more awards »



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Series cast summary:
 Paul Buchman (162 episodes, 1992-1999)
 Jamie Stemple Buchman (162 episodes, 1992-1999)
 Ira Buchman (145 episodes, 1993-1999)
 Fran Devanow / ... (138 episodes, 1992-1999)
 Lisa Stemple (124 episodes, 1992-1999)
 Murray (105 episodes, 1992-1999)
Cynthia Harris ...
 Sylvia Buchman (72 episodes, 1993-1999)
 Burt Buchman (71 episodes, 1993-1999)


This sitcom is about the fairly ordinary daily lives of a young couple of New Yorkers, too-nice-for-his-own-good filmmaker Paul Buchman and his assertive partner Jamie Stemple Buchman, who are almost constantly (working up to) bickering and making up with each-other and just about anybody else, notably his parents and siblings, her sister, their colleagues, friends, superintendent and neighbors, psycho-therapist, all kinds of staff, customers, officials, bystanders etc., even their dog Murray and his dog-walker. Written by KGF Vissers

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23 September 1992 (USA)  »

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Loco por ti  »

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Paul Reiser's production company is called Nuance Productions, after a line in the first film he appeared in, Diner (1982): "You know what word I'm not comfortable with? Nuance. It's not a real word. Like "gesture". Gesture's a real word. With gesture you know where you stand. But nuance? I don't know. Maybe I'm wrong." See more »


In "Love Among The Tiles", Paul and Jamie are trapped in their bathroom when the knob comes off the door. The bathroom has one small window. In "Same Time Next Week", Paul crawls easily out the window and stands on the fire escape. See more »


[a list of songs Ira plans to play at Jamie's wedding]
Jamie Buchman: No, no, no, not "The Hokey Pokey."
Ira Buchman: James, ya gotta have The Hokey Pokey. That's what it's all about.
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Definitely worth watching
10 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My wife and I have been watching collections of some great comedies (Seinfeld, I Love Lucy, Friends, Frasier, Dick Van Dyke) and have found "Mad About You" (at least the first 3 seasons) to be on par with all of them. The show is funny and great at exploring relationship idiosyncrasies. Paul Reiser is very funny and the writing is outstanding. There are certainly some sappy moments but all shows have that at one point or another. The chemistry between Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt is excellent and that chemistry gives the show more believability. I wish Sony would release the entire series (or at least group the first 3 seasons in a collection). This show is definitely worth watching.

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