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Full House 

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A widowed broadcaster raises his three children with the assistance of his rock 'n' roll brother-in-law and his madcap best friend.

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Jeff Franklin
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
John Stamos ...  Jesse Katsopolis / ... 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Dave Coulier ...  Joey Gladstone / ... 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Candace Cameron Bure ...  D.J. Tanner 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Jodie Sweetin ...  Stephanie Tanner 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Mary-Kate Olsen ...  Michelle Tanner / ... 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Ashley Olsen ...  Michelle Tanner 193 episodes, 1987-1995
Bob Saget ...  Danny Tanner 192 episodes, 1987-1995
Lori Loughlin ...  Rebecca Katsopolis / ... 152 episodes, 1988-1995
Andrea Barber ...  Kimmy Gibbler 146 episodes, 1987-1995
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Storyline

This is a story about a sports broadcaster later turned morning talk show host Danny Tanner and his three little girls, D.J. (Donna Jo), Stephanie and Michelle Tanner. Before the show begins, Danny Tanner's wife is killed by a drunk driver. So he needs help raising his three little girls. He asks his rock musician brother-in-law, Jesse Katsopolis, and his comedian best friend, Joey Gladstone, to move in with them. As the show goes on, Jesse gets married to Rebecca Donaldson, Danny's co host of the talk show. The two have kids of their own, who are twins, Alexander and Nicholas Katsopolis. However, the show is about what happens as the story is going on. Written by Raffi Nazarian <gamk@yahoo.com>

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

House of Comics See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(192 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Uncle Jesse's original name was "Uncle Adam", until the actor who played Jesse, John Stamos, decided that he liked "Jesse" better. See more »

Goofs

Their TV sat on a TV stand with wheels, and was usually kept against the back wall, and rolled out in front of the furniture only when they watched TV. How did they watch TV? Without any visible power cords trailing every time they moved it, the TV was clearly not attached to a power source. See more »

Quotes

Gia: Alright. Now, let's work on our look. It should be vulnerable, yet tough. Tougher! Come on, Tanner, can't get any tougher?
Steph: Not without spraining my face?
[They laugh]
Gia: Let's work on our hair.
[Michelle comes in with Derek and Lisa]
Lisa: We better go. It could be contagious.
Steph: We're practicing how to pose for our album cover.
Michelle: Oh, we thought you had cooties.
Derek: Actually, we're here because we maybe of some assistance to your ensemble.
Kimmy Gibbler: Look, unless you're here to help the band, leave.
[...]
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Alternate Versions

A longer version of the theme song was used in the first few seasons of the show but was truncated in later reruns, though this version was kept on some episodes, such as the pilot when it airs on ABC Family. First season episodes in syndication also feature a credit for Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen (they were only credited during the end credits in the first season). See more »


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Everywhere You Look
Performed by Jesse Frederick
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Mind Numbingly Bland but I LOVE it!
21 May 2004 | by timmaukSee all my reviews

In this crazy world in which we live full of overwhelming/underpaid jobs, prejudice/hate, rape/murder, war/torture, and those nutty quirky politicians, we need something to watch to get away from it all. You need something so mind numbingly stupid and bland to put yourself into a quiet peaceful vegetative state.

In the world of "FULL HOUSE" their most terrible disaster would mean nothing to us. Golly, Jessie has a gig tonight and after using his new hair spray his hair won't cooperate! OMG, DJ and the most popular girl wore the same dress to the BIG dance!! Yikes, Michelle is helping Joey do the laundry and used too much soap!!! Don't worry people; it all will work out in the end. PHEW!!!!

The characters of "FULL HOUSE" are just too much. Uncle Jessie with all that hair and strutting like Elvis was just sooooo cool. Uncle Joey just says the funniest things and Danny tries just so gosh darn hard to be a good dad. Then you have those wonderful girls. DJ tries to act like a grown up and know it all, but really still needs help from her Uncles and Dad. Stephanie is just so cute and perky but always has her opinions. Then of course it's those "I wanna pinch those cheeks cause their so darn precious" twins. Boy has those Olsen's grown. Danny, get them some food because they are WAY too thin!!

Of course the acting and writing would never win anyone any Emmy's, but "FULL HOUSE" wasn't trying to prove anything except that they were a wholesome family show and it was. So just sit back and wish your life was as bad as theirs.


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