Tavionne Clark 4/23/19 Ms. Hilton Technical Theatre A minimum of 5 Famous SitComs from the 1970s and 5 from the 1980s: SitComs from the 70s ● M*A*S*H (1972-1983) ● The Jeffersons (1975-1985) ● The Brady Bunch (1969-1974) ● Sanford and Son (1972-1977) ● Good Times (1974-1980) SitComs from the 80s ● The Cosby Show (1984-1992) ● The Golden Girls (1985-1992) ● Roseanne (1988-2018) ● Full House (1987-1995) ● Family Matters (1989-1998) List the actors/ Actresses names and the roles they played in each sit com: SitComs from the 80s: “The Cosby Show” ● Bill Cosby/ Cliff Huxtable/ The father -From 1994-1995, Bill Cosby starred in “ The Cosby Mysteries ” followed by sitcom Cosby from 1996- 2000. At the same time, he hosted the short-lived series “ Kids Say the Darndest Things ” and created the animated series “ Little Bill ” for Nickelodeon. Since the 2010s, Many women women have come forward to accuse him of sexually misconduct: however, so far only one trial has occured in June 2017, which ended in a deadlocked jury and mistrial. ● Denise Huxtable/ Lisa Bonet/ Daughter -In recent years, she’s had guest appearances on shows as different as “ New Girl ”, “ Girls ”, and “ Kay Donovan ”. Bonet later married Jason Momoa of “ Games of Thrones and “ DCEU fame” in 2007, and together, the couple has a daughter, Lola Lolani and a son, Nakoa Wolf. ● Vanessa Huxtable/ Tempestt Bledsoe/ Daughter -After wrapping “ The Cosby Show ” in 1992, Tempestt Bledsoe has continued to work steadily in the acting world. Her wide ranging filmography includes guest stints on show such as “ The Practice ”, “ The Parkers ”, “ South of Nowhere ”, and the animated series
“ The Replacements ”. She also had a leading role on the short- lived sitcom “ Guys With Kids” opposite Anthony Anderson. Bledsoe has been in a relationship with actor Darryl M. Bell. who starred on Cosby’s spinoff series A different world, for the past 24 years. ● Smitty/ Adam Sandler -Sandler of course, has become a big name in comedy, including five years on Saturday Night Live and whole catalog of movies like “ Happy Gilmore ”, “ Billy Madison ”, “ The Wedding Singer ”. “ Big Daddy ”, “ Click ”, “ Grown Ups ”, and many many more. Most recently, Sandler has been garnering early attention as a potential Oscar candidate for his performance in Woah Baumbach’s forthcoming The Meyerowitz stones. ● Rudy Huxtable/ Keshia Knight Pulliam - In years since cosby went off air in 1992, Knight Pulliam has had lead roles in shows such as Tyler Perry’s House of Payne and movies including Madea Goes to Jail. She marries former football player Edgerton hartwell in January 2017. In addition to her acting, Pulliam also runs Kamp Kizzy, a non-profit based out of Atlanta, GA that offers an overnight camp with message of employment for girls ranging from 11-16 years old.
- Fall '16
- Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Bill Cosby, The Cosby Show, Golden Girls