Late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of MAD magazine. Material includes impersonations, fake commercials, mock movie trailers, and even Spy vs. Spy segments. Competes against Saturday Night Live in it's time slot, but aimed at a younger adult audience.
Did You Know?
For the "Casino Man" skit, to get his impression of Pauly Shore
right, David Herman
had to prepare himself by listening to audio tapes of Shore all day. Artie Lange
claimed that this was the reason why Herman considered to quit the show. See more
Stuart, what does mama say about little boys who eavesdrop?
Little boys who eavesdrop deserve to know the truth, and the truth is usually devastating.
Referenced in MADtv: Episode #15.4
Mad Tv Theme
Written by Heavy D
and Da Boyz See more