By Olivia Cantor on March 19, 2018
Did you watch every episode of "The Cosby Show"... twice? Then take this quiz to find out how much you remember.
Bill Cosby was one of the most successful comedians of his time. It stands to reason, then, that he would turn a successful stand-up career into an equally successful television sitcom. "The Cosby Show" was based on Cosby's stand up routines. "The Cosby Show" aired for the first time on September 20, 1984. It ran for eight seasons and a total of 201 episodes. Critics have hailed the show as leading the way for other television shows that featured African Americans in lead roles.
"The Cosby Show" starred Bill Cosby as Cliff Huxtable, an obstetrician; Phylicia Rashad as Cliff's wife, Clair, an attorney; and Sabrina La Beauf, Lisa Bonet, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Tempestt Bledsoe, Keshia Knight Pulliam as the five Huxtable children. The show was well received by nearly everyone, with just a few detractors insisting that it led people to believe that racism was not an issue in today's world. Over "The Cosby Show's" eight-year run, it garnered a host of awards including Emmys, Golden Globes, and People's Choice Awards.
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