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 Drew Carey / ... (230 episodes, 1995-2004)
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 Oswald Lee Harvey / ... (230 episodes, 1995-2004)
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 Mimi Bobeck Carey / ... (230 episodes, 1995-2004)
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 Lewis Kiniski / ... (228 episodes, 1995-2004)
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 Nigel Wick / ... (185 episodes, 1996-2004)
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 Kate O'Brien / ... (184 episodes, 1995-2004)
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Drew is an assistant director of personnel in a Cleveland department store and he has been stuck there for ten years. Other than fighting with co-worker Mimi, his hobbies include drinking beer and not being able to get dates. To make a few extra bucks he has a micro-brewery going in his garage with his buddies. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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The face of comedy. With a body to match. See more »

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13 September 1995 (USA)  »

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Die Drew Carey Show  »

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(233 episodes)

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Trivia

The show used three theme songs throughout it's run: Season one had "Moon Over Parma", season two used "Five O Clock World", by season three, the show switched to its longest lasting theme song, "Cleveland Rocks", in 2002, during the shows eighth season, the show switched between new versions of all three. See more »

Quotes

[Drew's baseball team sucks]
Drew Carey: [to Kate, who's relaxing on a lawn chair] Kate, what the hell are you doing? You're supposed to be standing at first base!
Kate O'Brien: If somebody on this team actually gets to first base, I'll stand there naked.
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Crazy Credits

In the eighth season the theme song was performed with a different musical style before each episode. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Added Attractions: The Hollywood Shorts Story (2002) See more »

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Moon Over Parma
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Performed by Drew Carey
Written by Robert McGuire
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FUNNY SHOW!!!!!!
16 February 2000 | by (Modesto, California) – See all my reviews

This is one funny sitcom! Drew Carey and his co-stars (especially Kathy Kinney as Mimi Bobeck) each have an ingenious sense of comic timing! In addition, the show itself fairly accurately portrays the plight of the normal, everyday guy who's trying to find both love and success in today's world. Plus, the show sometimes has some highly loony episode storylines and crazy sight-gags that are normally only seen in movies! I would highly recommend this TV series to any serious comedy buff!


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