Norm (1999–2001)
"The Norm Show" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
8.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 1,090 users  
Reviews: 29 user | 5 critic

Norm Henderson is an ex-hockey player who was banned from hockey for life for gambling and tax evasion. Now he must do 5 years of community service as a social worker or go to prison. His ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 710 titles
created 21 May 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 22 Jul 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 100 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 33 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Norm" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Norm (1999–2001)

Norm (1999–2001) on IMDb 8/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Norm.

User Polls

Season:

3 | 2 | 1

Year:

2001 | 2000 | 1999
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dirty Work (1998)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A loser finds success in the revenge-for-hire business.

Director: Bob Saget
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Artie Lange, Jack Warden
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Kyle Mooney, Linda Wang
Nikki (2000–2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Stars: Nikki Cox, Nick von Esmarch, Susan Egan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Norm MacDonald, the iconic anchor of SNL's "Weekend Update" and star of the cult classic Dirty Work, is back with a vengeance.

Director: David Steinberg
Stars: Norm MacDonald
The Drew Carey Show (1995–2004)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

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 ... See full summary »

Stars: Drew Carey, Diedrich Bader, Ryan Stiles
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After severely burning himself in a drug incident, a comedian has a near death experience in which he reviews his life.

Director: Richard Pryor
Stars: Richard Pryor, Debbie Allen, Art Evans
Screwed (2000)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.

Directors: Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Dave Chappelle, Elaine Stritch
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Con man Kevin Lennihan framed in a jewel smuggling tries for an insanity plea and is sent to a hospital for review where he is confused for another doctor and takes over the hospital when a major storm hits.

Director: Michael Apted
Stars: Richard Pryor, Rachel Ticotin, Rubén Blades
A Minute with Stan Hooper (TV Series 2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Penelope Ann Miller, Brian Howe
Back to Norm (TV Movie 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Directors: Michael Dimich, Bruce McCulloch
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Rob Schneider, Janet Varney
Norm MacDonald is Trending (TV Movie 2013)
Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

SNL alumnus and former Weekend Update anchor Norm MacDonald hosts as he and his team of correspondents sort through the churning mass of pop culture and social media to pull out the ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Stern
Stars: Norm MacDonald
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Director: Romell Foster-Owens
Stars: Flynn Belaine, Cal Wilson, Reynaldo Rey
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Norm Henderson (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Laurie Freeman (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Danny Sanchez (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Max Denby (49 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Artie Henderson (42 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Shelly Kilmartin / ... (30 episodes, 1999-2001)
...
 Taylor Clayton / ... (27 episodes, 1999-2001)
Edit

Storyline

Norm Henderson is an ex-hockey player who was banned from hockey for life for gambling and tax evasion. Now he must do 5 years of community service as a social worker or go to prison. His coworkers are collection of burn-outs and basically inept losers, with one exception - Laurie, who ends up spending a lot of time trying to bail out Norm. Written by Mike Konczewski

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 March 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Norm  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(54 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The theme song is "Too Bad" by Doug and the Slugs See more »

Quotes

Norm: See ya soon Vic.
Vic: Yeah, screw you Norm.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Conan: Death Wish Six: Natural Causes (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Too Bad
(theme song)
Performed by Doug and the Slugs
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

This funny show deserves longevity
23 December 2000 | by (Arlington, MA) – See all my reviews

I've been watching "Norm" since its debut in 1999, and haven't stopped watching it. I think it's one of the most underrated shows, and one of the funniest shows (if not THE funniest show) on the air.

One of my favorite episodes is the one where Danny's father dies, and Danny discovers that his dad was gay. Another hilarious one is where Danny gets a toupee. These episodes prove that "Norm" IS funny.

The cast is clever, consisting of supporting actors/actresses who were in other series: Max Wright ("ALF"), Faith Ford ("Murphy Brown"), Laurie Metcalf ("Roseanne"), and Ian Gomez ("Drew Carey Show" and "Felicity") to name a few.

Leaving "Saturday Night Live" to do "Norm" was a smart move for Norm MacDonald. And there is little that I would like better than to see this series obtain longevity. It deserves a good, long run. And I would honestly like to see "Norm" stay on the air for at least five or six years.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD ldawe
Norm Episodes adnan357
what happened to jenny? gbdankwood
The dog lilchica72988
Richard Pryor in Norm vs. the boxer? ILASK
The Cute Red Head littlenicky44
Discuss Norm (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?