01:53 — From their brownstone in Brooklyn , Cliff and Claire Huxtable watched over their family with style, wit and wisdom. They juggled their successful car (more…)
On the program, Cosby played Dr. Heathcliff Huxtable, who along with his wife Claire, an attorney, struggled to balance the challenges of their succes (more…)
Vanessa gets engaged. Theo starts graduate school at NYU. Denise is pregnant. Cliff finally fixes the long broken doorbell.
Theo reads Shakespeare. Clair drags Cliff to her bookclub meeting. Theo catches a dead body while fishing.
Denise returns from Africa with a husband and step daughter. Vanessa gets drunk for the first time. Theo moves in with his girlfriend.
Vanessa begins college. Olivia begins preschool. Clair enters menopause as Rudy gets her first period. Theo begins majoring in pediatric psychiatry (more…)
Denise leaves for college. Theo learns about the March on Washington. Cliff turns fifty. Sondra gets engaged.
On September 26, 1985, The Cosby Show hot the airwaves to launch the second season. Primed to take over the #1 slot on television, the Huxtables reju (more…)
Theo begins college. Denise drops out of college. Sondra is pregnant with twins. Denise leaves for Africa. Theo entertains thoughts of becoming an (more…)
00:49 — Bill Cosby brings his special comic genius to the role of Cliff Huxtable, a warm family man, who along with his lovely wife Clair, handles his family (more…)
- 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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