The George Carlin Show (1994–1995)

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The daily adventures of New York cabdriver George O'Grady who, while not the weirdest man in New York, is "definitely in the top three." When not expounding his theories on government ... See full summary »

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 George O'Grady (27 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Harry Rossetti (27 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Sydney Paris (27 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Jack Donahue (27 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Dr. Neil Beck (27 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Frank MacNamara (23 episodes, 1994-1995)
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 Larry Pinkerton (12 episodes, 1994)
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The daily adventures of New York cabdriver George O'Grady who, while not the weirdest man in New York, is "definitely in the top three." When not expounding his theories on government conspiracies and alien visitations to his fares, he hangs out at a local bar with his only-slightly-less-eccentric friends. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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In his autobiography, George Carlin states that Sam Simon often insulted the crew and treated them terribly. On his website, Carlin states that he should have checked Simon's mental health before working with him. See more »

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Referenced in Married with Children: Al Goes Deep (1994) See more »

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Funny, Funny Show, FOX never gave a chance
26 December 2001 | by (White Plains, NY) – See all my reviews

This is one of the funniest shows to appear on network television in a long time. Unlke current hit shows like Friends and Will and Grace which just scream out pretension, like "look at us,we are beautiful, we are funny, and the critics love us!," The George Carlin Show was straight forward, down to earth comedy mainly because George Carlin is the most unpretentious down to earth, humble guy working in show biz today. With a top notch suppporting cast, Alex Rocco, Christopher Rich, Anthony Starke, this comedy delivered fall down on the floor laughs week after week, during its extremely short run. And that damn dog was so cute too. If this show ever runs on TV again, check out the episode with Tommy Chong and you will see what I mean. Susan Sullivan playing against type as George's blue collar girlfriend. This show came out around the same time that Friends did and it deserved a better shot at attracting an audience. The execs at FOX blew it big time. Cheers and Seinfeld started off very slow. Hopefully someone will release this on home video soon.


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