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
- David Alan Grier auditioned for a proposed African-American character that never came to fruition.
- The writers often gave Kelsey Grammer deliberately bad lines as a game to see if he could make them funny - and Grammer always did. (Though writer Ken Levine denied this on his blog.)
- The show was originally going to be set in a hotel. When they realized the bulk of the show was going to be set in the hotel bar, they dropped the hotel and stayed with the bar.