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The King of Queens 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1998–2007)
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Delivery man Doug Heffernan has a good life: He's got a pretty wife (Carrie), a big TV and friends to watch it with. Then Carrie's goofy and annoying father Arthur moves in with them.
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Series cast summary:
...  Doug Heffernan / ... 206 episodes, 1998-2007
...  Carrie Heffernan 206 episodes, 1998-2007
...  Arthur Spooner 205 episodes, 1998-2007
...  Deacon Palmer / ... 195 episodes, 1998-2007
...  Spence Olchin 179 episodes, 1998-2007
...  Danny Heffernan / ... 136 episodes, 1999-2007
...  Holly Shumpert / ... 83 episodes, 2001-2007
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Storyline

Taking place in Rego Park, Queens, New York, a blue-collar married couple, Doug, a deliveryman, and Carrie, a secretary at a law firm, who both live with Carrie's oddball father, Arthur, try to make the best of what they've got while trying to make their marriage somewhat normal and getting through tiny problems that they have together, even the occasional run-in with Carrie's father. Written by rocknrollunderdawg

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Comedy That Delivers! See more »

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21 September 1998 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

After Season 1, Carrie's sister Sara is never mentioned again. See more »

Goofs

Fried chicken and mashed potatoes skip around on the kitchen table during dinnertime. From Arthur's right to left and back and back again. See more »

Quotes

Doug Heffernan: Friends just keep you away from TV.
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Crazy Credits

A couple of episodes show bloopers while the credits are rolling. One of the episodes that do this is "Package Deal," which can be found in Season 3, Episode 19. See more »

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Featured in Hardcover (2008) See more »

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The King of Queens Theme Song
Written by Josh Goldsmith & Cathy Yuspa
Performed by Billy Vera & The Beaters
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this is a hilarious show
1 July 2005 | by See all my reviews

Every night after Malcolm in the Middle, I watch a double dose of this show on UPN 9 at 7. There are some problems with the show, but the rest is just pure hilarity. The problems are mostly that often in the episodes Doug might start up a topic and he and Carrie fight about the topic throughout the whole episode. Despite the topics, the show has great characters with original personalities. Arthur is a hilarious character that I think the show couldn't do without. This show reminds me of Everybody Loves Raymond, which is just as funny, but King of Queens' comedic jokes are easier to figure out than Raymond's. This is a good way to spend an hour of your time, because you'll love it.


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