The Cosby Show

  • 1984
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Cosby played a doctor and dad in this all-time classic, which was TV's biggest hit in the 1980s and almost single-handedly revived the sitcom genre and NBC's ratings fortunes after ABC passed on the series. Mostly set in a Brooklyn brownstone, the series focused on obstetrician Cliff Huxtable and his wife, Claire, a lawyer, as they raised their kids with...read more

Season 3, Episode 11 War Stories

First Aired: December 11, 1986

Vanessa worries about a date, Theo loses a date and Cliff has a date with doom when his father shows up for pinochle. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Homer: Bill Gunn. Stokes: Jason Bernard. Vanessa: Tempestt Bledsoe.

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  • Premiered: September 20, 1984
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Cosby played a doctor and dad in this all-time classic, which was TV's biggest hit in the 1980s and almost single-handedly revived the sitcom genre and NBC's ratings fortunes after ABC passed on the series. Mostly set in a Brooklyn brownstone, the series f… (more)

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