A TV show centered around macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.
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Series cast summary:
 Jim (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
 Cheryl (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
 Andy (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
 Ruby (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
Billi Bruno ...
 Gracie (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
 Dana (165 episodes, 2001-2009)
 Kyle (102 episodes, 2004-2009)


A TV show centered around macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.

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Roll over and play dad. See more »


Comedy | Romance


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3 October 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Dad  »

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Did You Know?


Dan Aykroyd appeared as a guest star a number of times. Aykroyd often appeared on Saturday Night Live and in a movie as one half of the Blues Brothers, the other half was John Belushi, Jim's brother. See more »


The series is set in Chicago, and in the one episode, Jim buys the cemetery plot next to Bronko Nagurski's grave. Bronko Nagurski is buried in International Falls, Minnesota. See more »


Jim: You don't even know me any more! I think we should have more sex.
Cheryl: Why?
Jim: Why not?
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Referenced in RiffTrax Live: Jack the Giant Killer (2011) See more »

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8 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

ACCORDING TO JIM is a show that will appeal to some and not appeal to others. Fans of Jim Belushi will be glad to see he finally has his own sitcom and people who don't like Jim Belushi will find this show unwatchable. I've been a Jim Belushi fan for a long time so for me, this show is a real treat. This is an absolutely hilarious show for all ages.

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