6.9/10
6,032
49 user 5 critic

The Bernie Mac Show 

Trailer
0:17 | Trailer

On Disc

at Amazon

A stand up comedian suddenly becomes a father when he takes custody of his sister's three children.

Creator:

Reviews
Popularity
3,827 ( 1,177)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



5   4   3   2   1  
2006   2005   2004   2003   2002   2001  
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 31 wins & 61 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...  Bernie 'Mac' McCullough 104 episodes, 2001-2006
...  Wanda McCullough 104 episodes, 2001-2006
...  Jordan Thomkins 104 episodes, 2001-2006
...  Bryana 'Baby Girl' Thomkins 104 episodes, 2001-2006
...  Vanessa 'Nessa' Thomkins 104 episodes, 2001-2006
Edit

Storyline

Bernie Mac is a world famous stand-up comedian living the good life in his Los Angeles home complete with beautiful wife, Wanda, and a hi-tech SUV. Life was sweet for the Mac-Man. Then one day, Bernie's sister, in Chicago, is sent to rehab for drug use and her three children: teenage Vanessa, asthmatic wheezing Jordan and sweet, innocent Bryana, are put into Bernie's custody. Raising kids is hard! Especially these kids. They always give poor Uncle Bernie trouble, making him want to "bust their heads 'til the white meat shows". Written by Dylan Self <robocoptng986127@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Fox Broadcasting

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 November 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bernie Mac Show  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Bernie Mac and his on-screen wife Kellita Smith were both born in Chicago. See more »

Quotes

Bernie Mac: I would like to give these kids a good home. In fact, there's one a few miles away from here...
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Tosh.0: Afro Ninja (2009) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

This is Hilarious!!!!
14 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

At first this seemed like another African American-headlined sitcom just waiting to burst with the same tired jokes. But Bernie Mac has managed to conjure a truly original comedy which also has an awesome funk-r&b-hip hop soundtrack. A relatively new cast is also very good in a show that, hopefully, will become a long-running staple on FOX.


8 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 49 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