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That '70s Show (1998–2006)

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A comedy revolving around a group of teenage friends, their mishaps, and their coming of age, set in 1970s Wisconsin.

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 12 wins & 75 nominations. See more awards »
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Complete series cast summary:
 Jackie Burkhart (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Steven Hyde (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Donna Pinciotti (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Fez (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Kitty Forman (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Reginald "Red" Forman / ... (200 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Bob Pinciotti (198 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Michael Kelso (183 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Eric Forman (179 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Midge Pinciotti (81 episodes, 1998-2004)


Eric Forman is a typical high school student growing up in Wisconsin in 1976 with his family and his friends. Together, they have the same kind of joys and sorrows that just about every teenager has while growing up. This show parodied many of the attitudes, events and fads of the 70s, along with those who grew up at the time. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Release Date:

23 August 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Feelin' All Right  »

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(200 episodes)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Wilmer Valderrama was a senior in high school when the pilot episode was filmed (1998) See more »


The kids once went out for curly fries. The show is set in the late 1970s but curly fries weren't invented until the late 1980s. Curly fries were being served in the Midwest in the mid 70's. See more »


[There's a live firecracker, and they have to get it]
Michael Kelso: Ok, Forman, you go get it.
Eric: Why me?
Michael Kelso: Because you're the skinniest one here. If anything blows up, you're the least likely get stuff fly at you.
Eric: Yeah... But if you go it would be better. I mean, who would be surprised if you blew yourself up?
Michael Kelso: Good point...
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Crazy Credits

In the episode "Christmas" (6x07) the "That '70s Show" title is decorated with Christmas tree balls again. During the opening credits Christmas bells can be heard. This was used before in episode 4x12. See more »


Spoofed in '70s Show: A XXX Parody (2009) See more »


In the Street
by Alex Chilton and Chris Bell
Sung by Todd Griffin
(Season 1)
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User Reviews

A winner for FOX
1 October 2000 | by (Evansville, Indiana) – See all my reviews

This show is one of my favorites. I just started watching it last week when Fox aired an episode every night of the week. I cannot believe I've been missing this show! It's one of the funniest shows I have seen in a long time. Tho, I'm no fan of the 70's as a decade, the show makes me wanna go back and live it all again...wait I was born in 1978, so forget that idea. Anyhow...the show follows the lives of a group of 17 year- olds in the 70's and everything they do is hilarious. I love the character of Fez, who happens to be foreign, and he's sorta the dork of the show. He tries to be cool and catch all the fads of the time, but he never seems to get it right, and he's always after Jackie, played by the beautiful Mila Kunis. As for Jackie, the relationship between her and her boyfriend is classic. The guy is a total idiot, and she's almost as dippy as he is...As for Eric, who is the male lead, and Donna- his girlfriend, they are so sweet together...if I do say so myself. They are the perfect couple on the show, and I'm shocked they're acting, they do the couple thing so well! The show is like a lot of comedies, but it's got an edge most shows don't. I love the shots where the camera rotates around the table, showing all the guys talking...it's a staple of almost every episode. Check this show out if you haven't had a chance, or chose to ignore it!!

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