A family comedy told through the separate stories of different family members.
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Heavily inspired by the sitcom Modern Family
(2009), one of the most successful shows in history. Both feature multi-generational families at varying stages of life. See more
The show opens with the printed tag line, "One Big Family. Four Short Stories.". This is a pun. Each episode consists of four complete stories, presented one at a time. But also, the name of the family is "Short". So the four segments that make up each episode aren't just short stories. They're Short stories. See more
Referenced in Honest Trailers: The Emmys