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    "3rd Rock from the Sun" (1996)Director :

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Genre : Comedy, Sci-Fi

Cast : (Series Cast Summary – 8 of 98) , John Lithgow as Dr. Dick Solomon (139 episodes, 1996-2001), Kristen Johnston as Sally Solomon (139 episodes, 1996-2001), French Stewart as Harry Solomon (139 episodes, 1996-2001), Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Tommy Solomon (133 episodes, 1996-2001), Jane Curtin as Dr. Mary Albright / as (129 episodes, 1996-2001), Simbi Khali as Nina Campbell (126 episodes, 1996-2001), Elmarie Wendel as Mrs. Mamie Dubcek (105 episodes, 1996-2001), Wayne Knight as Officer Don / as (88 episodes, 1996-2001) (more) Series Directed byTerry Hughes (99 episodes, 1997-2001)Robert Berlinger (37 episodes, 1996-1997)James Burrows (2 episodes, 1996) Series Writing creditsBonnie Turner (77 episodes, 1996-2001)Terry Turner (77 episodes, 1996-2001)Christine Zander (19 episodes, 1996-2001)Bob Kushell (17 episodes, 1996-2000)Bill Martin (16 episodes, 1996-2000)Mike Schiff (16 episodes, 1996-2000)David Goetsch (14 episodes, 1996-2000)David Sacks (14 episodes, 1996-2000)Jason Venokur (14 episodes, 1996-2000)David Israel (12 episodes, 1996-2001)Jim O'Doherty (12 episodes, 1996-2001)Michael Glouberman (12 episodes, 1996-1999)Andrew Orenstein (12 episodes, 1996-1999)Gregg Mettler (10 episodes, 1997-2000)Aron Abrams (6 episodes, 2000-2001)Gregory Thompson (6 episodes, 2000-2001)Mark Brazill (5 episodes, 1997-1998)Dave Boerger (5 episodes, 2000-2001)Nastaran Dibai (4 episodes, 2000-2001)Jeffrey B. Hodes (4 episodes, 2000-2001)David Lewman (4 episodes, 2000-2001)Joe Liss (4 episodes, 2000-2001)Joe Fisch (3 episodes, 1996)Will Forte (3 episodes, 2000-2001)Linwood Boomer (2 episodes, 1996)Mark Nutter (2 episodes, 2000)Danny Smith (2 episodes, 2001)Series Produced byBill Martin as. executive producer / supervising producer / as (119 episodes, 1996-2000)Mike Schiff as. executive producer / supervising producer / as (119 episodes, 1996-2000)Marcy Carsey as. executive producer (92 episodes, 1996-2001)Caryn Mandabach as. executive producer (92 episodes, 1996-2001)Bonnie Turner as. executive producer (91 episodes, 1996-2001)Tom Werner as. executive producer (91 episodes, 1996-2001)Terry Turner as. executive producer (90 episodes, 1996-2001)Patrick Kienlen as. producer (84 episodes, 1996-2000)Bob Kushell as. producer / supervising producer / as (82 episodes, 1996-2000)Christine Zander as. producer / supervising producer / as (80 episodes, 1996-2001)David Sacks as. co-executive producer / executive producer (78 episodes, 1996-2000)Tim Ryder as. co-producer / associate producer (72 episodes, 1996-1998)Mark Brazill as. consulting producer / executive producer (37 episodes, 1997-1998)David Goetsch as. supervising producer / producer / as (31 episodes, 1998-2001)Jason Venokur as. supervising producer / producer / as (31 episodes, 1998-2001)David Israel as. supervising producer / producer / as (29 episodes, 1998-2000)Jim O'Doherty as. supervising producer / producer / as (28 episodes, 1998-2000)Patricia Valenzuela as. associate producer (20 episodes, 1999-2001)Terry Hughes as. consulting producer (18 episodes, 1999-2001)Andrew Orenstein as. producer / co-producer (17 episodes, 1998-1999)Aron Abrams as. co-producer / producer (17 episodes, 1999-2001)Gregory Thompson as. co-producer (16 episodes, 1999-2000)Michael Glouberman as. producer / co-producer (15 episodes, 1998-1999)Nastaran Dibai as. consulting producer / co-executive producer (11 episodes, 1999-2001)Jeffrey B. Hodes as. consulting producer / co-executive producer (10 episodes, 1999-2001)Joe Fisch as. co-executive producer / co-producer (8 episodes, 1996)Linwood Boomer as. executive producer (6 episodes, 1996) Series Original Music byJeff Sudakin (93 episodes, 1997-2001)Ben Vaughn (78 episodes, 1996-2001) Series Cinematography byRonald W. Browne (46 episodes, 1996-2001) Series Film Editing byVince Humphrey (42 episodes, 1996-2001)Greg Wong (2 episodes, 1996)Briana London (unknown episodes) Series Casting byGayle Pillsbury (68 episodes, 1996-1998)Cecily Adams (49 episodes, 1998-2000)Meg Liberman (38 episodes, 1996-2001)Marc Hirschfeld (24 episodes, 1996-1999)Camille H. Patton (14 episodes, 1999-2001) Series Production Design byGarvin Eddy (44 episodes, 1996-2001) Series Set Decoration byTara Stephenson (40 episodes, 1996-2001)Diane Yates (16 episodes, 2000-2001)Rochelle Moser (2 episodes, 1996) Series Costume Design byMelina Root (44 episodes, 1996-2001) Series Makeup DepartmentPixie Schwartz as. hair stylist / hair artist (47 episodes, 1996-2001)Wendy Hogan as. makeup artist (46 episodes, 1996-2001)Kim Adrissi as. makeup artist (5 episodes, 1997)Camille Friend as. hair stylist (unknown episodes, 1996-2000)Tom Irvin as. special makeup effects: Optic Nerve Studios (unknown episodes)Paula Le Mieux as. makeup artist: John Lithgow (unknown episodes)Leslie Lightfoot as. makeup artist (unknown episodes) Series Production ManagementCourtney B. Conte as. executive in charge of production (45 episodes, 1996-2001)Sean Veder as. production supervisor (26 episodes, 1998-2001)Patrick Kienlen as. unit production manager (19 episodes, 1999-2001)Patricia Valenzuela as. post-production supervisor (18 episodes, 1998-1999)Doug Tobin as. unit production manager (16 episodes, 1998-1999)A. Chisholm Halle as. unit production manager (4 episodes, 1997)Michael Kelly as. unit production manager (3 episodes, 1996)Ariana Squar as. production manager (unknown episodes) Series Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBill Ghaffary as. second assistant director (37 episodes, 1998-2001)Doug Tobin as. first assistant director (37 episodes, 1998-2001)Phyllis Guarnaccia as. second assistant director (10 episodes, 1996)Michael Risner as. dga trainee (5 episodes, 1996)Michael Kelly as. first assistant director (4 episodes, 1996)A. Chisholm Halle as. first assistant director (4 episodes, 1997)Jessica Kreps as. second assistant director (4 episodes, 1997)Ron Dempsey as. second second assistant director (unknown episodes)Phil Joanou as. second unit director: 3-D dream sequences (unknown episodes)Jessy Melowicz as. assistant director (unknown episodes)Cynthia Riddle as. second assistant director (unknown episodes) Series Art DepartmentCliff Bernay as. property master (45 episodes, 1996-2001)John Ballowe as. carpenter (20 episodes, 1996)John A. Gomez as. leadman (20 episodes, 1996)Carlos Castellanos as. set dresser (2 episodes, 1997)Don 'Tex' Clark as. set dresser (unknown episodes)Ashley Davies as. assistant property master (unknown episodes)Don Elliott as. lead man (unknown episodes)Brock Helfer as. set dresser (unknown episodes)Amy F. Ho as. assistant property master (unknown episodes)Richard J. Ramirez Jr. as. assistant art director (unknown episodes)Ron Shulem as. leadman (unknown episodes)Jeffry C. Voorhees as. set dresser: 1998 (unknown episodes) Series Sound DepartmentTodd Grace as. sound re-recording mixer / re-recording mixer (137 episodes, 1996-2001)Craig Porter as. sound re-recording mixer / sound re-recording editor / as (47 episodes, 1996-2001)Jesse Peck as. production sound / production sound mixer (43 episodes, 1997-2001)Al Gomez as. foley mixer (23 episodes, 1998-2001)Norman Webster as. production sound (3 episodes, 1996)Omie Craden as. sound editor / sound re-recordist (unknown episodes, 1996-1998)Kathy Oldham as. sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)David Tobocman as. layback engineer (unknown episodes)Otis Van Osten as. sound editor (unknown episodes) Series Special Effects byRon Petruccione as. special effects (unknown episodes) Series Visual Effects byDan Carrington as. Flame artist (1 episode, 1999)Scott Milne as. visual effects supervisor (1 episode, 1999)Glen Bennett as. visual effects artist (unknown episodes)Steven J. Scott as. digital compositor (unknown episodes)Patrick Shearn as. visual effects supervisor (unknown episodes)Chris Staves as. visual effects artist (unknown episodes) Series StuntsKevin Abercrombie as. stunts (unknown episodes)Marijane Cole as. stunts (unknown episodes)Jean-Luc Martin as. stunt performer (unknown episodes) Series Camera and Electrical DepartmentMichael Yarish as. still photographer (139 episodes, 1996-2001)Ryne Niner as. first assistant camera (133 episodes, 1996-2001)Bill Tenny as. gaffer (43 episodes, 1996-2001)Andy Anderson as. key grip (40 episodes, 1996-2000)Ron Ervin as. grip (24 episodes, 1998-1999)John Colorado as. grip (3 episodes, 2000-2001)Gregory Beard as. best boy grip (unknown episodes)Kevin Blauvelt as. electrician (unknown episodes)James M. Chizmar Jr. as. grip (unknown episodes)David Colclasure as. assistant camera (unknown episodes)Michael Fastoso as. grip (unknown episodes)Jerry Hill as. Steadicam operator (unknown episodes)Andrew Robison as. grip (unknown episodes)R. Michael Stringer as. company grip (unknown episodes)Zak Walshon as. assistant camera (unknown episodes) Series Costume and Wardrobe DepartmentMichelle Kurpaska as. costume supervisor (34 episodes, 1998-2001)Johnny Foam as. costume supervisor / costumer (9 episodes, 1997-2001)Mary Beth Bocchicchio as. set costumer (3 episodes, 2000)Jayne Marie Kehoe as. key costumer (unknown episodes)Jennifer Lax as. wardrobe supervisor (unknown episodes)Lori Jean Sacks as. set costumer (unknown episodes) Series Editorial DepartmentTrent Johnson as. colorist (93 episodes, 1997-2001)Mark Romano as. post-production coordinator (30 episodes, 1998-2001)Dave Hussey as. colorist (14 episodes, 1996)Karla Nappi as. post-production assistant (unknown episodes) Series Music DepartmentJohn McCullough as. music supervisor (43 episodes, 1996-2001)Big Bad Voodoo Daddy as. performer: theme (5 episodes, 2000)Lana Hale as. music supervisor (4 episodes, 1996) Series Transportation DepartmentFrank Khoury as. driver (2 episodes, 1996) Series Other crewJeffrey Wheat as. technical coordinator / technical consultant (45 episodes, 1996-2001)Linda Parker as. production assistant / assistant to producers / as (44 episodes, 1996-2000)Will Forte as. story editor / executive story editor (42 episodes, 1999-2001)Daliah Rogow Nichols as. production executive (41 episodes, 1997-2001)Gregg Mettler as. executive story editor / story editor / as (36 episodes, 1997-2000)Hayden Ghaffary as. script supervisor (35 episodes, 1998-2001)Mona Nash as. production assistant / assistant: Audio Motion, UK (35 episodes, 1998-2001)Dave Boerger as. assistant to writers (35 episodes, 1998-2000)Leslie Rylke as. production assistant (35 episodes, 1998-2000)Valerie Watson as. assistant to writers (33 episodes, 1998-2000)Natasha Goldstone as. production staff / production assistant (30 episodes, 1998-2000)Laura Black as. production assistant / assistant to producers (27 episodes, 1996-1999)Gil Goldberg as. production assistant / assistant to producers (27 episodes, 1996-1999)Melanie Patterson as. production coordinator / assistant to producers / as (23 episodes, 1997-1999)Joseph Neibich as. production staff (22 episodes, 1999-2000)Chris Atwood as. assistant to writers (21 episodes, 1998-1999)Nickie Bryar as. production secretary (20 episodes, 1996)Dave Jeser as. story editor (20 episodes, 2000-2001)Matthew Silverstein as. story editor (20 episodes, 2000-2001)Sean Veder as. production coordinator / assistant to producer / as (19 episodes, 1996-1999)Mark Brazill as. creative consultant (19 episodes, 1996)Sallie Houston as. assistant: Audio Motion, UK (19 episodes, 1999-2001)Melodie Moore as. assistant: Audio Motion, UK (19 episodes, 1999-2001)Katy Penland as. assistant to writers / assistant to writer (17 episodes, 1999-2001)Terry Hughes as. executive consultant (16 episodes, 1998-1999)Orit Schwartz as. production coordinator (16 episodes, 1999-2000)Mike Doto as. production staff (9 episodes, 1999)Katy Ballard as. assistant to writers (8 episodes, 1996-1997)Sandra Pearson as. script supervisor (8 episodes, 1996-1997)David Goetsch as. story editor / executive story editor (7 episodes, 1997-1998)Mark Romano as. assistant to producers / production assistant (7 episodes, 1997-1998)Jason Venokur as. story editor / executive story editor (7 episodes, 1997-1998)Julie Sherman Wolfe as. story editor (7 episodes, 1999-2000)Tony Gonzalez as. choreographer (4 episodes, 1996)Patty McManus as. production coordinator (4 episodes, 1996)Denise Downer as. assistant to writers (4 episodes, 1997)Michael Glouberman as. executive story editor (4 episodes, 1997)David Israel as. executive story editor (4 episodes, 1997)Jim O'Doherty as. executive story editor (4 episodes, 1997)Andrew Orenstein as. executive story editor (4 episodes, 1997)Christina Nelson as. production assistant (4 episodes, 2000)Marcia Gould as. script supervisor (3 episodes, 1998)Jack E. Herman as. extras set coordinator (3 episodes, 1999-2000)Jennifer Keene as. assistant to writer / assistant to writers (3 episodes, 2000-2001)Christina Nelson Visosky as. production assistant (3 episodes, 2000-2001)Andy Cowan as. executive story consultant (2 episodes, 1996)Jeanne la Plante as. assistant to writers / assistant: writers (2 episodes, 1996)Karla Tofte as. assistant to writers (2 episodes, 1996)Joshua Sternin as. executive consultant (2 episodes, 1998)Jeffrey Ventimilia as. executive consultant (2 episodes, 1998)Marguerite Pomerhn Derricks as. choreographer (2 episodes, 1999-2000)Erik Durbin as. assistant to writers (2 episodes, 2001)Dina Marovich as. assistant: Audio Motion, UK (2 episodes, 2001)James Anderson as. publicist (unknown episodes)Adam Buchsbaum as. production staff (unknown episodes)Doug J. Campbell as. technical coordinator (unknown episodes)John Davidson as. production staff (unknown episodes)Jaime Fowler as. consultant: avid (unknown episodes)Artemisa Gutierrez as. publicist (unknown episodes)Shaun Newton as. production assistant (unknown episodes)Jackie Oberhauser as. production staff (unknown episodes)Nicole Sacker as. production coordinator (unknown episodes)Diann Shaw as. publicist (unknown episodes)Eli Shtrum as. production staff (unknown episodes)Kenneth Lee Wright as. production staff (unknown episodes) Production CompaniesCarsey-Werner CompanyYBYL ProductionsDistributorsCarsey-Werner Distribution (1996-) (worldwide) (all media)National Broadcasting Company (NBC) (1996-2001) (USA) (TV) (original airing)A-Film Home Entertainment (2008) (Netherlands) (DVD) (all seasons)A-Film Home Entertainment (2008) (Netherlands) (DVD) (season 1)Anchor Bay Entertainment (2005-2006) (USA) (DVD)British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) (UK) (TV) (BBC2)Comedy Central (2009-) (Netherlands) (TV) (re-release)HBO Hungary (2011) (Hungary) (TV) (re-release) (HBO Comedy)Mill Creek Entertainment (2011) (USA) (DVD) (season one)Mill Creek Entertainment (2011) (USA) (DVD) (season two)Net5 (2002) (Netherlands) (TV)Network (2004) (UK) (DVD)Sunfilm Entertainment (2006) (Germany) (DVD)TV6 (2008-) (Estonia) (TV) (re-release)TV6 (2008) (Hungary) (TV) (re-release)Universal Home Entertainment (1998) (UK) (VHS)Other CompaniesCBS Studio Center  filming locationLiberman/Patton Casting  casting (as Liberman Patton Casting)MFX  visual effectsSVC Television (London)  graphicsShowBiz Enterprises  draperies if (typeof afc_data == “undefined”) { afc_data = new Object(); } afc_data[“MIDDLE_CENTER”] = { channel: “test01-channel”, client: “ca-amazon-imdb_js”, title: “Sponsored Links”, help: “What's This?”, hints: “landlady,flatulence,rooftop,extraterrestrial,kind human” }; Additional DetailsAlso Known As: “3rd Rock” – USA (promotional abbreviation) “Encounters of the Personal Kind” – Israel (English title) See more » Runtime:25 min (124 episodes) | 60 min (7 episodes)Country:USALanguage:Hungarian | EnglishColor:Color Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 See more »Sound Mix:Stereo Certification:Australia:PG | UK:12 (some episodes) | UK:PG (some episodes) | Argentina:Atp | Singapore:PG Filming Locations:CBS Studio Center – 4024 Radford Avenue, Studio City, Los Angeles, California, USACompany:Carsey-Werner CompanySee more »Did You Know? Trivia:John Lithgow's son, Ian Lithgow, played Dick Solomon's student Leon throughout the series.See more » Quotes:Dick Solomon:Our home for this mission was Earth, a third-rate planet. I got a third-rate car, a job at a third-rate university and now we were looking at a third-floor apartment.See more » Movie Connections:Referenced in "South Park: Cat Orgy (#3.7)" (1999)See more »

Plot : A array of unfamiliar beings are sent to Earth, disguised for a person