"8 Simple Rules" (2002)Director :

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Genre : Comedy, Drama

Cast : (Series Cast Summary – 8 of 52) , Katey Sagal as Cate Hennessy (76 episodes, 2002-2005), Kaley Cuoco as Bridget Hennessy (76 episodes, 2002-2005), Amy Davidson as Kerry Hennessy (76 episodes, 2002-2005), Martin Spanjers as Rory Hennessy (76 episodes, 2002-2005), James Garner as Jim Egan (45 episodes, 2003-2005), David Spade as C.J. Barnes (39 episodes, 2004-2005), John Ritter as Paul Hennessy (31 episodes, 2002-2003), Billy Aaron Brown as Kyle (31 episodes, 2002-2004) (more) Series Directed byJames Widdoes (63 episodes, 2002-2005)Lynn M. McCracken (3 episodes, 2003-2004)Robby Benson (2 episodes, 2003)Mark Cendrowski (2 episodes, 2003)Terry Hughes (2 episodes, 2003)Pat Fischer-Doak (2 episodes, 2004-2005) Series Writing creditsTracy Gamble (76 episodes, 2002-2005)W. Bruce Cameron (22 episodes, 2002-2005)Bonnie Kallman (11 episodes, 2002-2004)Martin Weiss (10 episodes, 2002-2004)Paul F. Ciancarelli (7 episodes, 2002-2005)David S. DiPietro (7 episodes, 2002-2005)Bill Daly (7 episodes, 2002-2004)Bill Callahan (6 episodes, 2002-2004)Seth Kurland (6 episodes, 2003-2005)Steve Baldikoski (4 episodes, 2004-2005)Bryan Behar (4 episodes, 2004-2005)Christy Jacobs White (3 episodes, 2002-2004)Philip Wen (3 episodes, 2002-2003)Gayle Abrams (3 episodes, 2003-2004)David Flebotte (3 episodes, 2003-2004)Rob Hanning (3 episodes, 2004-2005)Tamiko K. Brooks (3 episodes, 2004)Michael Langworthy (2 episodes, 2002-2004)Dena Waxman (2 episodes, 2002-2004)Janis Hirsch (2 episodes, 2003)Rosalind Moore (2 episodes, 2003)Hayes Jackson (2 episodes, 2004-2005)Grant Nieporte (2 episodes, 2004-2005)Robert Spina (2 episodes, 2004-2005)Kathy Ann Stumpe (2 episodes, 2004)John Peaslee (2 episodes, 2005)Judd Pillot (2 episodes, 2005)Series Produced byMichael Bostick as. executive producer (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Tom Shadyac as. executive producer (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Alan Padula as. producer (75 episodes, 2002-2005)Bonnie Kallman as. producer / supervising producer / as (72 episodes, 2002-2005)Tracy Gamble as. executive producer / consulting producer (68 episodes, 2002-2005)Seth Kurland as. co-executive producer / consulting producer (67 episodes, 2002-2005)Martin Weiss as. co-executive producer / consulting producer (64 episodes, 2002-2005)Flody Suarez as. executive producer (52 episodes, 2002-2004)Bill Callahan as. supervising producer / producer (47 episodes, 2002-2004)Judy Rauh Simmons as. associate producer (46 episodes, 2002-2004)Donald R. Beck as. consulting producer (38 episodes, 2002-2004)James Widdoes as. executive producer (38 episodes, 2004-2005)David Flebotte as. consulting producer (37 episodes, 2003-2004)Paul F. Ciancarelli as. producer / co-producer (36 episodes, 2004-2005)David S. DiPietro as. producer / co-producer (36 episodes, 2004-2005)Michael Langworthy as. co-executive producer (27 episodes, 2002-2003)Gayle Abrams as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2003-2004)Bill Daly as. co-producer (24 episodes, 2003-2004)Ric Swartzlander as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2003-2004)Steve Baldikoski as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Bryan Behar as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Rob Hanning as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Hayes Jackson as. supervising producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Seth M. Katz as. associate producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)John Peaslee as. executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Judd Pillot as. executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Kathy Ann Stumpe as. co-executive producer (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Philip Wen as. supervising producer (23 episodes, 2002-2003)Rosalind Moore as. consulting producer (21 episodes, 2002-2003)Janis Hirsch as. co-executive producer (14 episodes, 2003)Laurie Gelman as. consulting producer (13 episodes, 2004-2005)Lloyd Garver as. co-executive producer (12 episodes, 2002)Miriam Trogdon as. co-executive producer / consulting producer (10 episodes, 2005)David Richardson as. consulting producer (9 episodes, 2005)Amy Engelberg as. producer (4 episodes, 2002)Wendy Engelberg as. producer (4 episodes, 2002) Series Original Music byDan Foliart (66 episodes, 2002-2005)John Adair (13 episodes, 2004-2005)Steve Hampton (13 episodes, 2004-2005) Series Cinematography byBruce L. Finn (70 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Film Editing byMarco Zappia (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Mark West (24 episodes, 2004-2005) Series Casting byLori Openden (72 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Production Design byJay Pelissier (71 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Set Decoration byCaitlin Blue (71 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Costume Design byElizabeth Bass (71 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Makeup DepartmentFaye Woods as. hair stylist (74 episodes, 2002-2005)Renee Napolitano as. makeup artist (71 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Production ManagementAlan Padula as. unit production manager (71 episodes, 2002-2005) Series Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBeth Hebert as. second assistant director / first assistant director (71 episodes, 2002-2005)Lynn M. McCracken as. first assistant director (63 episodes, 2002-2005)Pat Fischer-Doak as. associate director (39 episodes, 2003-2005)Marla D. Saltzer as. second assistant director (7 episodes, 2004-2005)Tom Doak as. associate director (2 episodes, 2004-2005) Series Art DepartmentDoug Devine as. on-set dresser (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Charles S. Serrano as. construction foreman (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Ron Woods as. property master (47 episodes, 2002-2004)Suzanne Feller-Otto as. set designer (35 episodes, 2002-2003)Robert Grbavac as. painter (28 episodes, 2002-2003)Jeff Hite as. property master (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Victor Anderson as. construction foreman (12 episodes, 2005)Kenneth Heimer as. propmaker (unknown episodes)Richard N. McGuire as. propmaker (unknown episodes) Series Sound DepartmentMatt Pavolaitis as. extra effects mixer: Technicolor Glendale / additional effects mixer: Technicolor Glendale (75 episodes, 2002-2005)Kathy Oldham as. post production sound (71 episodes, 2002-2005)Eric Pierce as. production sound mixer (71 episodes, 2002-2005)John Bickelhaupt as. post production sound (68 episodes, 2002-2005)Jack Donato as. post-production sound / post production sound (4 episodes, 2002-2005)Jesse Dodd as. foley mixer (unknown episodes) Series Special Effects byCharles Cooley as. special effects technician (6 episodes, 2004-2005)J.D. Streett as. special effects supervisor (unknown episodes) Series StuntsGreg Anthony as. stunt performer (1 episode, 2004)Danny Downey as. stunt coordinator (1 episode, 2005)Jeremy Fry as. utility stunts (1 episode, 2005) Series Camera and Electrical DepartmentDavid Demore as. digital imaging technician (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Keeth Lawrence as. camera operator (28 episodes, 2002-2003)Jason Young as. lighting console programmer (21 episodes, 2004-2005)Ritch Kenney as. camera operator (12 episodes, 2002)Michael Dennis as. video assistant (10 episodes, 2004)Bruce Byall as. grip (unknown episodes)James M. Chizmar Jr. as. grip (unknown episodes)Colin Edwards as. key grip (unknown episodes)Kevin Edwards as. grip (unknown episodes)Frank Hughes as. best boy electric (unknown episodes)Karen Neal as. still photographer (unknown episodes)John 'Fest' Sandau as. gaffer (unknown episodes) Series Casting DepartmentJenny Siff as. casting assistant (3 episodes, 2003)Ruthie Brownfield as. casting assistant (unknown episodes)Brad Kenny as. extras casting (unknown episodes)Kathryn Lyn Long as. extras casting (unknown episodes)Judith Sunga as. casting assistant (unknown episodes) Series Costume and Wardrobe DepartmentJim Hansen as. wardrobe supervisor / costume supervisor (48 episodes, 2003-2005)Molly Mitchell as. costume supervisor (24 episodes, 2003-2004)Shannon Iarossi as. wardrobe production assistant (16 episodes, 2004-2005)Jennifer Seery as. set costumer (3 episodes, 2003)Kristine Hawley as. costume production assistant (3 episodes, 2004) Series Editorial DepartmentBrian Moraga as. post-production assistant (52 episodes, 2002-2004)Matt Purse as. on-line editor (18 episodes, 2004-2005)Andy Lichtstein as. final colorist (unknown episodes)Danny Ortiz as. post-production coordinator (unknown episodes)Abraham Park as. post-production: Touchstone Television (unknown episodes) Series Music DepartmentBrad Hamilton as. music editor / music coordinator (13 episodes, 2004-2005)Kent Verderico as. original music engineer (13 episodes, 2004-2005)Tim Boyle as. score mixer: main title (unknown episodes) Series Other crewRobert Spina as. script supervisor (76 episodes, 2002-2005)Lorie Carter as. production secretary / production staff / as (73 episodes, 2002-2005)James Fino as. production coordinator / production staff (57 episodes, 2002-2005)Pat Fischer-Doak as. technical coordinator / associate director (44 episodes, 2002-2005)Mike Murphy as. production staff (36 episodes, 2002-2005)Grant Nieporte as. production staff (36 episodes, 2002-2005)Christine Pierce as. production staff (36 episodes, 2002-2005)Frank Wolff as. production staff (36 episodes, 2002-2005)Paul F. Ciancarelli as. executive story editor (34 episodes, 2002-2004)David S. DiPietro as. executive story editor (34 episodes, 2002-2004)Jacqueline Lesko as. production staff / production assistant (31 episodes, 2002-2005)Matthew Bozin as. production staff / production assistant (30 episodes, 2003-2005)Glenda Storm as. production staff (29 episodes, 2003-2005)Jeremiah Leibowitz as. production staff / production assistant (24 episodes, 2003-2005)Cory Blothenburg as. production assistant / production staff (24 episodes, 2003-2004)Rebecca Gebhard as. production assistant / production staff (24 episodes, 2004-2005)Steven Bevacqua as. production staff / production assistant (23 episodes, 2002-2004)Nazli Afar as. production staff (23 episodes, 2003-2005)Ruthie Brownfield as. production staff (23 episodes, 2003-2005)Kymberly Pereira as. production staff (23 episodes, 2003-2005)Karen Brooks as. production coordinator (22 episodes, 2002-2003)Bill Daly as. executive story editor (22 episodes, 2002-2003)Brian Moraga as. production staff / production assistant (19 episodes, 2002-2004)Caitlin Mauney as. production associate (19 episodes, 2003)David Ginsburg as. production staff / production accountant (13 episodes, 2003-2004)Christy White as. production staff (12 episodes, 2002-2003)Benjamin Davidson as. production staff / production assistant (12 episodes, 2004-2005)Dagan Handy as. production staff (12 episodes, 2004-2005)David Joyner as. production staff (12 episodes, 2004-2005)Kenneth Colon as. production staff (11 episodes, 2004-2005)Freddy Boutros as. production staff (9 episodes, 2002)Judith Sunga as. production staff (8 episodes, 2003)Gregory Messina as. production staff (7 episodes, 2002-2003)Denise A. Doi as. production staff (7 episodes, 2004-2005)Lauren Lacher as. production staff (5 episodes, 2002)Danny Ortiz as. production staff (5 episodes, 2005)Gregg Lichtenstein as. production staff (4 episodes, 2002-2003)Mandy Kaprall as. production staff (4 episodes, 2002)Tim McGirk as. production staff (2 episodes, 2003)Erin Felentzer as. publicist (unknown episodes) Production CompaniesTouchstone TelevisionAmerican Broadcasting Company (ABC)Flody Co.Shady Acres EntertainmentTracy Gamble Productions (2004-)DistributorsBuena Vista Television (2002) (USA) (TV)American Broadcasting Company (ABC) (2002-2005) (USA) (TV)WB Television Network, The (2006) (USA) (TV)Canadian Television (CTV) (2002-2006) (Canada) (TV)Buena Vista International (2002) (Non-USA) (TV)ABC (2002-) (UK) (TV)ABC1 (2004-) (UK) (TV)Antena 1 (2006-) (Romania) (TV)Comedy Central (2008-) (Netherlands) (TV)RTL-TVi (2004) (Belgium) (TV)TV3 (2004-) (Estonia) (TV)VT4 (200?-) (Belgium) (TV)Viasat3 (2009) (Hungary) (TV)Other CompaniesChapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  cranes and dolliesComplete Post  post-production facilitiesDirect Tools & Fasteners  expendablesFilmtools  expendablesMarshall/Plumb Research Associates  script researchTechnicolor Creative Services  post-production facilities 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: “sister sister relationship,nephew,mother daughter relationship,writer,sitcom” }; Additional DetailsAlso Known As: "8 Simple Rulesas for Dating My Teenage Daughter" – USA (original title) See more » Runtime:30 min (76 episodes)Country:USALanguage:EnglishColor:Color Sound Mix:Dolby Digital Certification:USA:TV-PG | Australia:PG | Canada:G (Quebec) | Netherlands:6 Filming Locations:Los Angeles, California, USASee more »Company:Touchstone TelevisionSee more »Did You Know? Trivia:The 8 Simple Rules are: – Rule One: If you pull into my driveway and honk you'd better be delivering a package, because you're sure as heck not picking anything up. – Rule Two: You do not touch my daughter in front of me. You may glance at her, so long as you do not peer at anything below her neck. If you cannot keep your eyes or hands off of my daughter's body, I will remove them. – Rule Three: I am aware that it is considered fashionable for boys of your age to wear their trousers so loosely that they appear to be falling off their hips. Please don't take this as an insult, but you and all of your friends are complete idiots. Still, I want to be fair and open minded about this issue, so I propose this compromise: You may come to the door with your underwear showing and your pants ten sizes too big, and I will not object. However, In order to assure that your clothes do not, in fact, come off during the course of your date with my daughter, I will take my electric staple gun and fasten your trousers securely in place around your waist. – Rule Four: I'm sure you've been told that in today's world, sex without utilizing a "barrier method" of some kind can kill you. Let me elaborate: when it comes to sex, I am the barrier, and I WILL kill you. – Rule Five: In order for us to get to know each other, we should talk about sports, politics, and other issues of the day. Please do not do this. The only information I require from you is an indication of when you expect to have my daughter safely back at my house, and the only word I need from you on this subject is "early." – Rule Six: I have no doubt you are a popular fellow, with many opportunities to date other girls. This is fine with me as long as it is okay with my daughter. Otherwise, once you have gone out with my little girl, you will continue to date no one but her until she is finished with you. If you make her cry, I will make YOU cry. – Rule Seven: As you stand in my front hallway, waiting for my daughter to appear, and more than an hour goes by, do not sigh and fidget. If you want to be on time for the movie, you should not be dating. My daughter is putting on her makeup, a process which can take longer than painting the Golden Gate Bridge. Instead of just standing there, why don't you do something useful, like changing the oil in my car? – Rule Eight: The following places are not appropriate for a date with my daughter: Places where there are beds, sofas, or anything softer than a wooden stool. Places lacking parents, policemen, or nuns. Places where there is darkness. Places where there is dancing, holding hands, or happiness. Places where the ambient temperature is warm enough to induce my daughter to wear shorts, tank tops, midriff T-shirts, or anything other than overalls, a sweater, and a goose down parka zipped up to her chin. Movies with a strong romantic or sexual theme are to be avoided; movies which feature chainsaws are okay. Hockey games are okay.See more » Goofs:Errors in geography: In several episodes, characters drink "Safeway Select" colas. The Safeway Brands are only available in Safeway Company Stores in the Western US and Canada, in and around the Chicagoland area and at some select convenience stores in the Eastern US. The show takes place in Detroit, Michigan. No Safeway Company Stores exist in or around Detroit.See more » Quotes:Cate:I am now refereeing a pie fight. I feel like the mother of Amish teens.See more » Movie Connections:Spoofed in 8 Simple Rules for Banging My Teenage Daughter 2 (2006) (V)See more »

Plot : The Hennessy relatives — mum Cate, daughters Bridget also Kerry, also teenager Rory — glimpse to single an extra as propose also aid following the demise of Paul, the categorization patriarch. Cate's parents lend a hand.

Run Time : 30 min (76 episodes)

Country : USA


Language : English

Filming Locations : Los Angeles, California, USA

Company : Touchstone Television

Trivia : The 8 Simple Rules are: – Rule One: If you drag into my driveway along with honk you'd enhanced troth turning in a package, as you're confident for heck not deciding on whatever up. – Rule Two: You do not join my female descendant inside front of me. You might look at her, consequently lengthy for you do not peer at whatever under her neck. If you cannot hold your eyes or workforce off of my daughter's body, I will get free of them. – Rule Three: I am aware that it is deemed in vogue since boys of your epoch to wear their trousers consequently loosely that they betide to troth (close) at hand off their hips. Please don't get this for an insult, nevertheless you along with the consummate lot of your friends are whole idiots. Still, I wish to troth arts festival along with open minded close to this issue, consequently I suggestion this compromise: You might arrive to the doorway as well as your underwear materializing along with your pants ten sizes exaggeratedly big, along with I will not object. However, In demands to satisfy that your outfit do not, inside fact, arrive off throughout the road of your date as well as my daughter, I will get my automated fastener gun along with belt your trousers securely inside neighborhood near to your waist. – Rule Four: I'm confident you've been advised that inside today's world, sexuality without utilizing a "barrier method" of miscelanneous compartment may well exterminate you. Let me elaborate: whilst it comes to sex, I am the barrier, along with I WILL exterminate you. – Rule Five: In demands since us to make it to recognize each other, we should chat close to sports, politics, along with assorted components of the day. Please do not do this. The barely facts I want derive pleasure you is a symbol of whilst you anticipate to withstand my female descendant safely pitch inside with at my house, along with the barely phrase I taste derive pleasure you on this theme is "early." – Rule Six: I withstand no marvel you are a familiar fellow, as well as legion functions to this point assorted girls. This is alright as well as me providing it is fine as well as my daughter. Otherwise, just only occasion you withstand vanished out as well as my modest girl, you will carry on to this point no person nevertheless her awaiting she is made ready as well as you. If you class her cry, I will class YOU cry. – Rule Seven: As you dais inside my front hallway, postponement since my female descendant to appear, along with extra an hour functions by, do not sigh along with fidget. If you wish to troth on duration since the movie, you should not troth dating. My female descendant is putting on her makeup, a track which may well get longer than wallpapering the Golden Gate Bridge. Instead of certainly reputation there, why don't you do something useful, cherish varying the fuel inside my car? – Rule Eight: The drawing near spots are not befitting since a date as well as my daughter: Places where there are beds, sofas, or whatever lighter than a wooden stool. Places lacking parents, policemen, or nuns. Places where there is darkness. Places where there is dancing, sizing up hands, or happiness. Places where the ambient temperature is temperate adequate to bring forth my female descendant to wear shorts, tank tops, midriff T-shirts, or whatever save for overalls, a sweater, along with a goose sip parka zipped wakeful to her chin. Movies as well as a firm romantic or sexual topic are to troth avoided; movie theater which mark chainsaws are okay. Hockey game are okay.

Goofs : Errors inside geography: In more than a few episodes, conducts down "Safeway Select" colas. The Safeway Brands are main on hand inside Safeway Company Stores inside the Western US also Canada, inside also close to the Chicagoland locality also at various prefer convenience stores inside the Eastern US. The come along removes district inside Detroit, Michigan. No Safeway Company Stores exist inside or close to Detroit.

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