TV Shows - 1990s

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3rd Rock From the Sun

1 9 9 6 - 2 0 0 1 (USA) A surprise hit of the 1996-1997 season, 3rd Rock From The Sun surprised most of the critics who...

Ellen

1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 8 (USA) When this vehicle for Ellen DeGeneres debuted on ABC in March 1994 it was originally called These...

Cracker

1 9 9 3 - 1 9 9 6 (UK) 1 x 100 minute episode 23 x 50 minute episodes Writer Jimmy McGovern imagined Fitz as a quiet,...

Frasier

1 9 9 3 - 2 0 0 4 (USA) 262 x 30 minute episodes A comedy spin-off from Cheers, Frasier told the story of psychiatrist Frasier Crane (Kelsey Grammer),...

Mad About You

1 9 9 2 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) Created by Paul Reiser and Danny Jacobson, this NBC sitcom series centred on a newly married...

Fresh Prince Of Bel Air, The

1 9 9 0 - 1 9 9 6 (USA) Will, the 'Fresh Prince' (Will Smith) moved from the ghetto of West Philadelphia to live with...

Cadfael

1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 8 (UK) 12 x 90 minute episodes Adapted from, or based on, the novels by Ellis Peters (pseudonym of the...

Darkwing Duck

1 9 9 1 - 1 9 9 5 (USA) 91 x 30 minute episodes In the city of St. Canard, the people are plagued by the...

Daria

1 9 9 7 - 2 0 0 1 (USA) 65 x 30 minute episodes Daria Morgendorffer is an intelligent, unpopular, cynical and sarcastic teenager tolerating life...

Selling Hitler

1 9 9 1 (UK) 5 x 60 minute episodes In 1981, Gerd Heidemann, a senior reporter for the German magazine Stern, believes he has stumbled onto...

Common As Muck

1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 7 (UK) 12 x 55 minute episodes Set in the fictional northern town of Hepworth, this comedy drama explored...

Game On

1 9 9 5 - 1 9 9 8 (UK) 18 x 30 minute episodes Game On was like a dysfunctional, cruder version of Friends. It focused on three...

Press Gang

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 3 (UK) 43 x 30 minute episodes A group of kids make a newspaper for young people, the Junior Gazette. Editor...

Joy Of Painting, The

1 9 8 3 - 1 9 9 4 (USA) This 30-minute instructional television show from PBS featured painter Bob Ross teaching techniques for landscape...

Captain Planet

1 9 9 0 - 1 9 9 6 (USA) 112 x 30 minute episodes Seeing the Earth in profound environmental peril, Gaia, goddess of the Earth,...

Biker Mice from Mars

1 9 9 3 - 1 9 9 6 (USA/Canada) 65 x 30 minute episodes When three alien motorcycle riding mice - Throttle, Modo and Vinnie -...

Star Trek: Voyager

1 9 9 5 - 2 0 0 1 (USA) Star Trek: Voyager charted the return of Captain Kathryn Janeway (Kate Mulgrew) and her starship crew from...

Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, The

1 9 9 3 - 1 9 9 5 (UK) 12 x 30 minute episodes Vic Reeves Bob Mortimer Charlie Chuck Patrick Allen Charlie Higson Paul Whitehouse Mark Williams Rupert Bates Mike Wattam Matt Lucas Bob Bryan John...

Ghostwatch

1 9 9 2 (UK) 1 x 90 minute episode On Halloween night in 1992 the BBC gave over a whole evening to an 'investigation into the...

Today

1 9 5 2 - Current (USA) Today debuted on 14 January 1952 and was the first of its genre on American television in the world. Originally...

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Beachcombers, The

1 9 7 2 - 1 9 9 0 (Canada) 324 x episodes The Beachcombers was in production for 19 years - the longest running drama in Canadian television...

Daria

1 9 9 7 - 2 0 0 1 (USA) 65 x 30 minute episodes Daria Morgendorffer is an intelligent, unpopular, cynical and sarcastic teenager tolerating life...

Breakers

1 9 9 8 - 1 9 9 9  (Australia) 23 x 30 minute episodes This short-lived soap from Channel Ten revolved around the lives of a...

Thomas The Tank Engine and Friends

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 60+ x 10/15 minute episodes The character of Thomas the Tank Engine was created by the Reverend...

Soul Train

1 9 7 1 - 2 0 0 6 (USA) The first-ever syndicated Soul Train on 2 October 1971 was a party. Apart from upcoming Chicago soul man Bobby...

True Blue

1 9 8 9 - 1 9 9 0 (USA) The short-lived NBC drama series True Blue aired from December 1989 to April 1990. It featured the New York...

Grandstand

1 9 5 8 - Current (UK) Wives everywhere threw up their hands in horror in 1958 as Saturday afternoons began to be dominated by sport...

Wogan

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 1985 saw Terry Wogan - the King of Television (and Radio) - graduate to an...