What I Like About You (2002–2006)

TV Series  |   |  Comedy, Drama
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 10,732 users  
Reviews: 37 user | 4 critic

When Holly's father is transferred to Japan, she is sent to live with Valerie, her big sister, in New York City, and turns Valerie's life upside-down.

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 13 Mar 2011
 
a list of 48 titles
created 26 Oct 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 23 Apr 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 11 Aug 2013
 
a list of 42 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: What I Like About You (2002–2006)

What I Like About You (2002–2006) on IMDb 6.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of What I Like About You.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
2006   2005   2004   2003   2002  
10 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An American teenager learns that her father is a wealthy British politician running for office. Although she is eager to find him, she realizes it could cause a scandal and cost him the election.

Director: Dennie Gordon
Stars: Amanda Bynes, Colin Firth, Kelly Preston
Sydney White (2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A modern retelling of Snow White set against students in their freshman year of college in the greek system.

Director: Joe Nussbaum
Stars: Amanda Bynes, Sara Paxton, Matt Long
Love Wrecked (2005)
Adventure | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

On a Caribbean cruise, Jenny is marooned on a beach with her rock and roll idol. Deliriously in love with the idea of time alone with him, she manages to hide the fact that they're a stone's throw away from their resort.

Director: Randal Kleiser
Stars: Amanda Bynes, Chris Carmack, Jonathan Bennett
She's the Man (2006)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When her brother decides to ditch for a couple weeks in London, Viola heads over to his elite boarding school, disguises herself as him, and proceeds to fall for one of her soccer teammates. Little does she realize she's not the only one with romantic troubles, as she, as he, gets in the middle of a series of intermingled love affairs.

Director: Andy Fickman
Stars: Amanda Bynes, Laura Ramsey, Channing Tatum
Mystery Girls (2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

The comedy series follows two former detective TV show starlets brought back together by a real-life mystery.

Stars: Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth, Miguel Pinzon
8 Simple Rules (2002–2005)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The Hennessy clan -- mother Cate, daughters Bridget and Kerry, and son Rory -- look to one another for guidance and support after the death of Paul, the family patriarch. Cate's parents lend a hand.

Stars: Katey Sagal, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Amy Davidson
All That (1994–2005)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A combination sketch comedy/musical performance show in the tradition of "Saturday Night Live," this program starred a teenage cast and was targeted at younger viewers. The show featured a ... See full summary »

Stars: Amanda Bynes, Nick Cannon, Kenan Thompson
Living Proof (TV Movie 2008)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A doctor devotes his life's work to finding a cure for breast cancer.

Director: Dan Ireland
Stars: Harry Connick Jr., Tammy Blanchard, Amanda Bynes
Reba (2001–2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A Southern soccer mom with three kids sees her life come crashing down when she finds out that her dentist husband has impregnated his hygienist. Meanwhile, her 17-year-old "Captain of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Reba McEntire, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Steve Howey
Easy A (2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A clean-cut high school student relies on the school's rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing.

Director: Will Gluck
Stars: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley
Hairspray (2007)
Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.

Director: Adam Shankman
Stars: John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Nikki Blonsky
Canned (TV Movie 2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Five investment banking friends get fired on the same day and try to figure out what to do with their lives.

Director: Gary Halvorson
Stars: Amanda Bynes, Casey Floresca, Nelson Franklin
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Holly Tyler (86 episodes, 2002-2006)
...
 Gary Thorpe (86 episodes, 2002-2006)
...
 Valerie Tyler (86 episodes, 2002-2006)
...
 Lauren (66 episodes, 2003-2006)
...
 Tina Haven (59 episodes, 2003-2006)
...
 Vince (54 episodes, 2003-2006)
Edit

Storyline

When Holly (Amanda Bynes) is 16, her father takes a job in Japan and she moves in with her strait-laced sister Valerie (Jennie Garth) in New York City. Val finally has both a great career and a great boyfriend in a carefully organized life on the Upper West Side when Holly moves in and tries to become a part of her sister's fabulous life. Written by Ruth Suehle

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

New York. New Season. New Night. (2nd Season Tagline)

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 September 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ce que j'aime chez toi  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Stars Amanda Bynes and Jennie Garth share a birthday. Jennie Garth was born April 3, 1972 and Amanda Bynes was born April 3, 1986. See more »

Goofs

In the first season, the door next to Val's door is proven useless. Her apartment is too widely spaced for that door to lead to a neighboring apartment, and it's entrance would have been covered up by a large wooden dresser. See more »

Quotes

Val: What about this one? 'The Bazooka'. Tell me about 'The Bazooka'!
Holly: Excellent choice! I used that once in 9th Grade on Lisa Gurt. They say on quiet days you can still hear her crying!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Wingin' It: What I Re-Like About You (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

Lots of Slapstick
21 September 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I wasn't expecting much. Just another boring, predictable "talking heads" situation comedy. But this show was different. Amanda Bynes has a background of playing broad comedy on Nickelodeon shows. Jennie Garth is best remembered for playing teen angst on "Beverly Hills, 90210". Inside the silly plot of the pilot, which was similar to an RKO short subject comedy of the 1940s or 1950s, physical comedy abounded. Bynes comes off like a teenaged Lucille Ball and Garth is dragged into the action. No, Garth is no straight women; she handles the physical stuff better than expected. The pilot was a good start. Now only if the writers don't allow the show to get soft and sentimental! Keep the physical comedy coming!


18 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Funny lines from What I Like About You jasminniemk87
Does anyone know what the age different between Val and Holly is? honeybe902
I'm watching the episode when Holly has her interview at Columbia... TSRawr
i LOVED Lauren! TheLuckiestGirl
Vic before he was Vic! Sarahpics09
Am I the only one? bachm511
Discuss What I Like About You (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?