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Old 11-06-2001, 11:40 PM   #1
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Question Top 10 Sitcom Spin-Offs in TV History

What would you say are the Top 10 sitcom spin-offs in TV History?
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Old 11-06-2001, 11:48 PM   #2
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I think these are:

1) The Simpsons
2) Laverne & Shirley
3) Mama's Family
4) The Andy Griffith Show
5) The Jeffersons
6) Family Matters
7) The Brady Brides
8) Mork and Mindy
9) The Ropers
10) Good Times
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Old 11-07-2001, 02:42 PM   #3
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Let us not forget:

Maude
Fraiser
Lou Grant (not a sitcom but spun off from one)
Trapper John, MD (same as above)
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"Trapper John, MD" did not spin-off from a sitcom. It spun-off from a movie, and was the sister show of a sitcom. (This was upheld by a court when the producer (I think it was the producer) of the movie demanded royalties, and he got them, too.)
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I think another good one is "A Different World".
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1. The Facts of Life
2. The Jeffersons
3. Happy Days
4. Maude
5. Laverne & Shirley
6. Green Acres
7. Mork & Mindy
8. Saved by the Bell
9. Good Times
10. Frasier
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My favorites, in no particular order:

Mama’s Family
The Jeffersons
Maude
The Ropers
The Andy Griffith Show
Green Acres
Family Matters
Empty Nest
The Facts of Life
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
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1. Emergency!
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3. The Twilight Zone (1985)
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5. The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo
6. Barnaby Jones
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What was Emegency spun off from?
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Top 10 Sitcom Spin-Offs
1. Benson
2. Frasier
3. The Andy Griffith Show
4. Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
5. Happy Days
6. The Facts of Life
7. Mork and Mindy
8. Green Acres
9. Laverne and Shirley
10. Family Matters

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1. Star Trek: the Next Generation (1987-1994)
2. Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
3. Diagnosis Murder
4. The Lone Gunmen
5. Lou Grant
6. Star Trek: Voyager
7. Once Upon a Time in Wonderland
8. NCIS
9. Law and Order: Trial by Jury
10. CSI: Cyber
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I love Family Matters.

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P.S. And if its considered a spin off, I love Young Sheldon too.
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