The daily adventures of New York cabdriver George O'Grady who, while not the weirdest man in New York, is "definitely in the top three." When not expounding his theories on government ... See full summary »

Creator:

Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1995   1994  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

It's Bad For Ya, Carlin's Emmy-nominated 14th and final HBO special from March of 2008 features Carlin's noted irreverent and unapologetic observations on topics ranging from death, ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Working Tra$h (TV Movie 1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Two janitors (George Carlin, Ben Stiller) working at a brokerage firm become rich by making investments based on insider information they gather from the brokers' garbage.

Director: Alan Metter
Stars: George Carlin, Ben Stiller, Buddy Ebsen
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

When George Carlin is asked which HBO concert is his favorite, his answer is always, "Jammin' In New York." The reasons are several: It was his first HBO show done live; it was the first he... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Legendary comic Carlin comes back to the Beacon theater to angrily rant about airport security, germs, cigars, angels, children and parents, men, names, religion, god, advertising, Bill Jeff and minorities.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

George Carlin continues making people laugh with his 13th HBO stand-up special.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
George Carlin: Back in Town (TV Special 1996)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

George Carlin brings his comedy stylings to the Beacon theater in New York City. He rants about Abortion, The death penalty, prison farms, fart jokes, free floating hostility and words.

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

This special video looks at George Carlin's best comedy material from 1977-1990. This special edition looks at his famous Seven dirty words, baseball and football, losing things, dogs and ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin, Nannette Klatt
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

In "Complaints & Grievances," George Carlin's 12th HBO comedy special, taped at the Beacon Theater in New York on November 17, 2001 (ten weeks after 9/11), Carlin casts his usual jaundiced ... See full summary »

Director: Rocco Urbisci
Stars: George Carlin
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...  George O'Grady 27 episodes, 1994-1995
...  Harry Rossetti 27 episodes, 1994-1995
Paige French ...  Sydney Paris 27 episodes, 1994-1995
...  Jack Donahue 27 episodes, 1994-1995
...  Dr. Neil Beck 27 episodes, 1994-1995
...  Frank MacNamara 23 episodes, 1994-1995
...  Larry Pinkerton 18 episodes, 1994-1995
Edit

Storyline

The daily adventures of New York cabdriver George O'Grady who, while not the weirdest man in New York, is "definitely in the top three." When not expounding his theories on government conspiracies and alien visitations to his fares, he hangs out at a local bar with his only-slightly-less-eccentric friends. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 January 1994 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Carlin named his character "O'Grady" after his grandmother's maiden name. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Married with Children: Al Goes Deep (1994) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Lot's of laughs
30 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

I love this show and was very sorry to see it canceled. It was like a low-brow Seinfeld. Instead of clean-cut, comedian like Jerry, George Carlin's character is a rather sloppy, unbathen cab driver. He's a single guy with his circle of wacky friends. Action usually takes place in his apartment or in a local bar that his friend's gather at (which is sort of like Monk's as a hang-out spot in Seinfeld). I enjoy Carlin's Stand-up comedy, but he's always pretty funny when he takes on an acting job (he out-shines Bette Midler and Shelley Long in Outrageous Fortune).

It would have been nice if the show lasted longer. I have one episode that I taped off the TV that I drag out to show friends. It always yields laughs. I just wish I could fine a place to buy or watch the other episodes.

The comedy isn't for everyone. I wouldn't recommend it for people who like shows such as Friends or Mad About You.

Edit: I found a place on AOL to watch it, but you can see where Fox dubbed in other words (apparently they found the show too offensive). You also need to watch commercials, but at least it's available somewhere. I'd enter the link, but I don't think it's allowed here.


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 8 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Sci-Fi Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular sci-fi movies and TV shows available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial