Seventeen-year-old Alan is a couch potato who views life, and his family, as if they were on television. Libby and Leo are his parents, Gail is his sister (who's engaged to Lenny Kling the Carpet King), Jeff is his brother, Alyssa is his girlfriend and Lenny is his friend. Written by
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What's Alan Watching was a Comedy Special for CBS. It won the Television Critics Award for a "Special" and aired Feb. 27, 1989 See more