A therapist (Ben) lives his life in the shadows of his brother, sister, mother, and father, all of whom are doctors, while at the same time trying to keep his family together after the addition of his fathers new, younger, girlfriend.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Benjamin Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Regina Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Oliver Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Stewart Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Lydia Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Crystal (14 episodes, 2005-2006)
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A therapist (Ben) lives his life in the shadows of his brother, sister, mother, and father, all of whom are doctors, while at the same time trying to keep his family together after the addition of his fathers new, younger, girlfriend.

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CBS gave the show a full-season order before the show was canceled. See more »

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Dr. Regina Barnes: Trust me, if I were between girlfriends I would not be bored.
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Great Show
17 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was so happy to see this comedy on TV. It has the wit of Fraiser, and since Kelsey Grammar is the director, I guess that makes sense. Both Henry Winkler and Stockard Channing add a great sense of experienced talent to the show, the new talent who plays Ben, the brother and sister - have great timing, as well.

The lines are so well written.

However I will warn you, some of the lines fly by fast. It is a little hard to understand the relationships at first viewing of this show. But once you understand it, it makes for a great comedy. It would help new viewers if the producers in the opening - did a " Hi my name is ben and this is my family" and explain all the dynamics before the show starts each week. That way someone new does not turn it off since they don't get it, especially since some of the humor is educated humor.

I strongly recommend giving this show a watch and a chance


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