In a house filled with love and laughs...there's always room for more.
The Cosby Show appeared on NBC from 1984 to 1992, becoming one of the most popular programs in the history of television. The series depicted a close-knit and prosperous African-American family (The Huxtables) from New York City. Dr. Heathcliff OB-GYN (Bill Cosby) and his attorney wife Clair (Phylicia Rashad), a happily married, dual-profession couple with aspirations of raising their 5 children in an uplifting, positive environment. The Huxtables were truly a groundbreaking family for television.
The Cosby Show was an instant smash hit, holding TV's #1 slot for a record 5 consecutive years and stayed in the Top 20 shows for all eight seasons it was on NBC. The Cosby Show's popularity was so intense that it has carried over into the 21st century, and in 2005, The Cosby Show is as relevant as it has ever been. The Huxtables are adored around the world.