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Unhappily Ever After (1995–1999)

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A "Married with Children" take-off with the twist of a schizophrenic father.

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Series cast summary:
 Jack Malloy (100 episodes, 1995-1999)
 Ryan Malloy / ... (100 episodes, 1995-1999)
 Tiffany Malloy / ... (100 episodes, 1995-1999)
 Ross Malloy (100 episodes, 1995-1999)
 Mr. Floppy / ... (100 episodes, 1995-1999)
 Jennie Malloy / ... (78 episodes, 1995-1998)


A slightly cleaner take-off of "Married with Children" with overstressed father Jack, whose life consists of a lousy job; a law-breaking, sex-starved wife; a skimpily dressing daughter with her eyes on an Ivy League school; an idiot son; and Mr Floppy, the epitome of Jack's raging schizophrenia, physically embodied in the form of a boozing, chain-smoking, perverse stuffed gray rabbit with whom Jack consults for advice in the rabbit's basement playpen, where Jack inevitably secludes himself. Written by Duke, corrected by Kiokya

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Release Date:

11 January 1995 (USA)  »

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Unhappily...  »

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| (100 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


During the Halloween episode, "I Know What You Did in the Closet", Ross is listening to a boombox and the song that is heard is a rap version of the show's original theme song, "We Married Young." See more »


Ryan Malloy: Mild mannored Ryan was sitting in the rain, he got struck by lightening, and now he's still the same. He's lightening boy!
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Referenced in 50 Years of NBC Late Night (2001) See more »

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Greatest show ever!
17 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was one of the greatest t.v. shows of all time. Nikki Cox was brilliant in the show. The father and the sons were very entertaining as well with their wild and crazy antics. I loved every episode. It was very funny for sure. It also had plenty of eye candy. Someone needs to put this show to DVD ASAP. Does anyone have any idea if there are plans to do this? Maybe one day the television gods will come down from the heavens and bless the whole world with this show on DVD sometime within my lifetime. Every day seems like an endless eternity waiting for the day i might finally be able to buy this great television show on DVD. Thank you to anyone who takes the time to read this.

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