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 »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins. See more awards »
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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, Jack Warden, Artie Lange
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 7.7/10 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
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In this new stand-up special, Norm Macdonald delivers sly, deadpan observations from an older -- and perhaps even wiser -- point of view.

Director: Liz Plonka
Stars: Norm MacDonald
A Minute with Stan Hooper (TV Series 2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Stan Hooper does a popular network TV minute every week out of a Manhattan studio. He decides to move to Waterford Falls, Wisconsin with his wife Molly where they find a quirky band of locals.

Stars: Norm MacDonald, Penelope Ann Miller, Brian Howe
Norm Macdonald Live (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

Norm Macdonald Live is a weekly podcast hosted by Norm Macdonald and co-host Adam Eget. The show features interviews with comedians, actors, and other members of the entertainment community.

Stars: Norm MacDonald, Adam Eget, Fred Stoller
Working (1997–1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

What do you do after graduating college? Go to work. And that is exactly what Matt wants to do. He wants to climb up the corporate ladder the old-fashion way: by working. But with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Fred Savage, Maurice Godin, Yvette Freeman
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Stars: Norm MacDonald, Kyle Mooney, Linda Wang
The Critic (2000–2001)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Film critic Jay Sherman continues his media career online.

Stars: Jon Lovitz, Nick Jameson, Maurice LaMarche
Nikki (2000–2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Nikki and Dwight follow their dreams, while Dwight's mother disapproves of Nikki and their lifestyle.

Stars: Nikki Cox, Nick von Esmarch, Toby Huss
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A crass, womanizing duck works as a private eye with his level-headed pig sidekick, all-the-while raising a family as a single dad.

Stars: Jason Alexander, Gregg Berger, Nancy Travis
Unhappily Ever After (1995–1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

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

Stars: Geoff Pierson, Kevin Connolly, Nikki Cox
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 Norm Henderson (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Laurie Freeman (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Danny Sanchez (54 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Max Denby (49 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Artie Henderson (42 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Shelly Kilmartin (30 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Taylor Clayton / ... (27 episodes, 1999-2001)
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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

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The original title was changed in its second season to "Norm", because there was a threat of legal action as there was already a local public access show called "The Norm Show." See more »

Quotes

[after learning that Norm decided to take it easy on insulting, Mr. Denby if he wouldn't fire his friends]
Norm: Ah, it was nothing, actually it was a huge sacrifice, it was not unlike that guy, uh, Jesus Christ Almighty!
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live 25 (1999) See more »

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Too Bad
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Performed by Doug and the Slugs
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An absolute ABC classic!
14 August 2008 | by (Fairfax, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

"THE NORM SHOW," in my opinion, is an absolute ABC classic! I haven't seen every episode, but I still enjoyed it. It's hard to say which episode was my favorite. However, I think it was always funny when a mishap occurred. I always laughed at that. In addition, I really loved the theme song. Despite the fact that it was a short-lived series, it was nice that all of the main characters had stayed with the show throughout its entire run. It seems that no one stays with a show throughout its entire run. Everyone always gave a good performance, the production design was spectacular, the costumes were well-designed, and the writing was always very strong. In conclusion, I hope someone brings it back on the air for fans of the show to see.


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