Premise

Sitcom about aliens who look like earthlings (but can't quite get the hang of acting like them), and who observe human society from their vantage point of Rutherford, Ohio. The multi-Emmy-winning show landed on NBC's schedule on Jan. 9, 1996, and stayed for five years.

Cast

Former Cast

Jan Hooks
Vicki Dubcek
36 Episodes (1999-2000)

Guest Stars

Larisa Oleynik
Alissa, Alyssa
21 Episodes (1999-2000)
Ron West
Dr. Strudwick, Strudwick, Vincent Strudwick
11 Episodes (1999-2001)
David DeLuise
10 Episodes (1999-2001)
William Shatner
Big Giant Head, Big Giant Head/Stone Phillips, Stone Phillips (Big Giant Head)
7 Episodes (1999-2000)
Jim Beaver
Doug
6 Episodes (1999-1999)
Chyna
Janice
4 Episodes (2000-2000)
John Cleese
Liam Neesam
3 Episodes (2001-2001)
Ana Gasteyer
Dr. Brand, Herself
3 Episodes (2000-2000)
Carlos Jacott
Doctor, Dr. Schulman
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Kim Johnston Ulrich
Dorothy Strudwick, Dottie Strudwick
2 Episodes (1999-1999)
Shane Powers
Man, Video Pirate
2 Episodes (2000-2001)
Pat Finn
Chaz
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Elvis Costello
Himself
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Lane Davies
Chancellor, Chancellor Duncan
2 Episodes (2000-2000)
Bill Chott
Cable Guy
2 Episodes (1999-1999)
Chip Chinery
Janitor, Workman
2 Episodes (1999-1999)
Jill Matson
Ginger, Waitress
2 Episodes (2001-2001)
Kevin Ruf
New Father, TV Reporter No. 2
2 Episodes (1999-2000)
Alan Cumming
Angus `The Hole' McDuff
1 Episode (2000)
Charles Rocket
Gary Hemminger
1 Episode (2001)
David Hasselhoff
Dr. Lasker
1 Episode (2000)
Elaine Stritch
1 Episode (2001)
Megan Mullally
1 Episode (2000)
Pat Crawford Brown
Mrs. Larson
1 Episode (2000)
Richard Belzer
Himself
1 Episode (2000)
Sean Gunn
Attendant
1 Episode (2001)
Tracy Morgan
Himself
1 Episode (2000)
Ever Carradine
1 Episode (2001)
Peter Jurasik
Principal Greschner
1 Episode (1999)
Darrell Hammond
Himself
1 Episode (2000)
Regan Burns
Security Guard
1 Episode (2000)
Brian Dunkleman
Pizza Guy
1 Episode (1999)
Bob Bancroft
Father Matthew
1 Episode (1999)
Bonita Friedericy
Tourist No. 2
1 Episode (2000)
David Youse
Stage Manager
1 Episode (1999)
Drew Wicks
Delivery Guy
1 Episode (1999)
Emily Osment
Dahlia
1 Episode (1999)
Irene White
Tourist No. 3
1 Episode (2000)
Jamie Kaler
Delivery Man
1 Episode (2001)
Jeff Asch
Client No. 1
1 Episode (2001)
Jeff Lewis
Young Man
1 Episode (2000)
Jim Hanna
Tourist No. 1
1 Episode (2000)
John Houy
Stage Manager
1 Episode (2001)
Nancy Yee
Mrs. DeGuzman
1 Episode (1999)
Trisha Simmons
TV Reporter No. 1
1 Episode (2000)