MADtv (1995–2009)

TV Series  |  TV-14  |   |  Comedy
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 6,829 users  
Reviews: 104 user | 16 critic

Late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of MAD magazine. Material includes impersonations, fake commercials, mock movie trailers, and even Spy vs. Spy segments. Competes against ... See full summary »

Creators:

,
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 27 Jul 2011
 
a list of 30 titles
created 09 Feb 2013
 
a list of 31 titles
created 26 Mar 2014
 
a list of 41 titles
created 31 Mar 2014
 
a list of 29 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "MADtv" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: MADtv (1995–2009)

MADtv (1995–2009) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of MADtv.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



14   13   12   11   10   9   8   7   6   … See all »
2009   2008   2007   2006   2005   2004   … See all »
Won 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 64 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Key and Peele (TV Series 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Project sees Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele in front of a live studio audience bantering about a topic weaved between filmed shorts and sketches.

Stars: Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Ron Artest
In Living Color (1990–1994)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An afro-american focused comedy sketch show.

Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield Park
Mad (TV Series 2010)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The animated version of the classic humor magazine satirizes current pop culture.

Stars: Kevin Shinick, Rachel Ramras, Hugh Davidson
Minutes (2014)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A hot shot cocky real estate salesman passes judgment on a gay man afflicted with AIDS. His apathy leads to redemption when he find himself int he same position.

Director: Jim Rothman
Stars: Jim Rothman, Christy Prais, Angie DeGrazia
Saturday Night Live (TV Series 1975)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

From "MAD TV" to "The Howard Stern Show," best-selling author, actor and comedian Artie Lange is back with the world premiere of his new one-hour stand-up special on Comedy Central, "Artie ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Polito
Stars: Artie Lange
Chappelle's Show (2003–2006)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture.

Stars: Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan
Reno 911! (2003–2009)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An irreverent look at what goes on behind-the-scenes in the city of Reno's police department.

Stars: Cedric Yarbrough, Niecy Nash, Robert Ben Garant
Jeopardy! (TV Series 1984)
Game-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A quiz show with a twist: contestants are provided with the answers. But what are the right questions?

Stars: Alex Trebek, Johnny Gilbert, Jimmy McGuire
The Mad Magazine TV Special (TV Movie 1974)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Directors: Gordon Bellamy, Chris K. Ishii, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Allen Swift, Patricia Bright, Gene Klavan
Comedy

Mr. Garvey, an angry substitute teacher, stirs up trouble at his assigned high school.

Stars: Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Various / ... (234 episodes, 1998-2009)
...
 Various / ... (191 episodes, 1995-2009)
...
 Various / ... (190 episodes, 1997-2009)
...
 Various / ... (162 episodes, 2001-2009)
...
 Various / ... (156 episodes, 1998-2009)
...
 Various / ... (143 episodes, 1995-2009)
...
 Various / ... (125 episodes, 1997-2009)
...
 Various / ... (124 episodes, 1997-2009)
...
 Various / ... (121 episodes, 2000-2006)
...
 Various (117 episodes, 2001-2006)
...
 Various / ... (116 episodes, 2003-2009)
...
 Various / ... (113 episodes, 1995-2003)
...
 Various / ... (112 episodes, 2002-2007)
...
 Various / ... (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
...
 Various (94 episodes, 2003-2008)
Edit

Storyline

Late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of MAD magazine. Material includes impersonations, fake commercials, mock movie trailers, and even Spy vs. Spy segments. Competes against Saturday Night Live in it's time slot, but aimed at a younger adult audience. Written by Eric

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 October 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mad TV  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In his autobiography, Artie Lange says that he was fired during the second season due to his drug abuse. He says that the cast and crew attempted to have an intervention for him but he fled the studio. See more »

Quotes

Jovan Muskatelle: It was crazy as hell, man! Pandemonium 2004!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in RuPaul's Drag Race: Queens of all Media (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Mad Tv Theme
Written by Heavy D and Da Boyz
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Pleasent Suprise...
1 June 1999 | by (Puerto Rico) – See all my reviews

Got to tell you when i first saw this tv series i thought it would be cancelled. being goofy and a little corny but they started taking more risk and its gotten hysterical sure sometimes they cross the line to ok thats it. but hey they still rule and it i think it will soon replace SNL.


7 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
What caused this show to become so bad after being so good? mariuswmadsen
SWANtheMovie jfromrepublica
Vancome Lady ajl41994
B-movie sketches silvermoonlight
Jersey Shore Parody ILMfan
The MadTV DVD question fotoman98102
Discuss MADtv (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?