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 wit (more…)

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Season 2, Episode 24 Off to the Races

First Aired: May 8, 1986

"Combustible Huxtable" shapes up when his former rival (1956 Olympic medalist Josh Culbreath) asks Cliff to run at the Penn Relays. Bill Cosby, Lisa Bonet. 1984 Olympic gold medalist Valerie Brisco-Hooks plays herself.

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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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