Get a Life (1990 - 1992)

Get a Life


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Release Date: 1990

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Sitcom about 30-year-old paperboy Chris Peterson, who lives with his mother and father, played by star Chris Elliott's real-life dad, comedian Bob Elliott (of `Bob and Ray' fame).

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1991, FOX, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: Get a Life bursts with comedic vigor as it celebrates a contented case of arrested development, although viewers' enjoyment will hinge on how well they take to Chris Elliott's rambunctious energy.

1990, FOX, 22 episodes


Chris Elliott
as Chris Peterson
Bob Elliott
as Fred Peterson
Elinor Donahue
as Gladys Peterson
Sam Robards
as Larry Potter
Brian Doyle-Murray
as Gus Borden
Robin Riker
as Sharon Peterson
Earl Boen
as Dr. Kramer
Michael Leopard
as State Trooper Gordon
Tuc Watkins
as Sapphire
Emma Samms
as Tricia
Don Sparks
as Off. Hickox
Julie Payne
as Dr. Rand
Chuck Sloan
as Hampton
Paul Feig
as Other Escort
Martin Mull
as Sandy Connors
Jack Jones
as Himself
Art Kassul
as Captain
Melissa Baum
as Natalie
Gerry Gibson
as Officer
Steve Gilborn
as Jedediah
David Doty
as Priest
Twink Caplan
as Interviewer
Brandon Crane
as Young Chris
Tracey Walter
as Ride Operator
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Series Details

TV Network: FOX
Premiere Date: Sep 23, 1990
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producer: David Mirkin
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