Cheers is a popular American situation comedy. The show is set in the Cheers bar (itself named for the toast "Cheers") in Boston, Massachusetts, where a group of locals meet to drink and generally have fun. The show's theme song written by Judy Hart Angelo & Gary Portnoy, & performed by Portnoy with its famous refrain, "where everybody knows your name", also became the show's tagline.
Last Episode11x28 One for the Road (3) Aired: May. 20, 1993
Woody embarks on his new life as City Councillor. Norm embarks on his new life as civil servant as Woody pulled some strings to get Norm an accounting …
Cheers: Season 1, Episode #6 - Any Friend of Diane's
Diane gets extremely jealous when her friend falls for Sam.
Cheers: Season 1, Episode #13 - Now Pitching, Sam Malone
A casting agent pursues Sam, offering more than just a business proposition.
Series Fun Facts
- William Devane was a finalist for the role of Sam, along with Fred Dryer and Ted Danson. James Burrows later said it was very tough to pass on Devane because he was "so good."
- Rhea Perlman's husband Danny DeVito frequently attended recordings of the show, though never made any guest appearances.
- One special episode was filmed but never aired on TV called "Uncle Sam Malone", in which the gang tries to convince Diane that U.S. Savings Bonds are a good investment. This is a special…
[show]One special episode was filmed but never aired on TV called "Uncle Sam Malone", in which the gang tries to convince Diane that U.S. Savings Bonds are a good investment. This is a special episode produced for the U.S. Treasury to be used during savings bonds drives. It was written by Ralph Phillips (III) and directed by James Burrows.