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3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 - 2001)

3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 - 2001)






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Series Info

Sitcom about aliens who look like earthlings (but can't quite get the hang of acting like them), and who observe human society from their vantage point of Rutherford, Ohio. The multi-Emmy-winning show landed on NBC's schedule on Jan. 9, 1996, and stayed for five years.

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2000, NBC, 20 episodes

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1999, NBC, 22 episodes

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1998, NBC, 24 episodes

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1997, NBC, 27 episodes

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1996, NBC, 26 episodes

Critics Consensus: A likable cast and charming concept couldn't save 3rd Rock from the Sun from the critics, but it would later prove to be more than a Mork and Mindy knockoff.

1996, NBC, 20 episodes


John Lithgow
as Dick Solomon
Jane Curtin
as Dr. Mary Albright
French Stewart
as Harry Solomon
Kristen Johnston
as Sally Solomon
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
as Tommy Solomon
Jan Hooks
as Vicki Dubcek
Wayne Knight
as Officer Don
Larisa Oleynik
as Alissa Strudwick
Ron West
as Dr. Strudwick
Jim Jansen
as Mr. Gindek
Nicolas Coster
as Chancellor Stevens
Kim Johnston Ulrich
as Dorothy Strudwick
William Shatner
as Stone Phillips (Big Giant Head)
William Mesnik
as Maitre D'
Dave Allen
as Arthur
Sara Ballantine
as Mrs. Wheeler
Shay Astar
as August
Matt McKenzie
as Mr. Wheeler
John Valdetero
as Giganticus
Tim Haldeman
as Mr. Kraft
John Bennett Perry
as Hamilton Bell
Chip Chinery
as Workman
Ana Gasteyer
as Dr. Brand
as Janice
Diane Delano
as Lorraine
Nancy Yee
as Mrs. DeGuzman
Peter Jurasik
as Principal Greschner
Carlos Jacott
as Dr. Schulman
Ed Gale
as Oscar
Drew Wicks
as Delivery Guy
John Huoy
as Salesman
John Aylward
as Chancellor
Shane Powers
as Video Pirate
Kevin Ruf
as New Father
Lane Davies
as Chancellor Duncan
David Youse
as Stage Manager
Charles Rocket
as Gary Hemminger
Scott Cervine
as Magician
Mimi Cozzens
as Hamilton
Harry Groener
as Dr. Powell
Jeff Asch
as Client No. 1
Andrea Speyer
as Claire Volk
Meagen Fay
as Annabet
Sean Gunn
as Attendant
David Brisbin
as Prof. Lipton
Steve Paymer
as Spurndle
Curtis Armstrong
as Ken Fretts
Stan Cahill
as Michael
Marc Goldsmith
as Bartender
Doug Tobin
as Himself
Alan Cumming
as Angus `The Hole' McDuff
Tracy Morgan
as Himself
Shad Hart
as Bucky
Billy Connolly
as Macaffery
David Hasselhoff
as Dr. Lasker
Bob Bancroft
as Father Matthew
Terry Roads
as Salesman
Pat Crawford Brown
as Mrs. Larson
Doug Maida
as Waiter
John Houy
as Stage Manager
Dennis Cockrum
as Col. Pinkham
Aaron Lustig
as Dr. Severson
Ron Fassler
as Auctioneer
Michael Dempsey
as Security Guard
David A. Kimball
as Vice President
Larry Cox
as Taylor
Jamie Kaler
as Delivery Man
Janet Carroll
as Mrs. Runquist
Trisha Simmons
as TV Reporter No. 1
Bill Chott
as Cable Guy
Heidi Mark
as Miranda
Richard B. Livingston
as Dr. Hallstrom
Louan Gideon
as Saleswoman
Madison Mason
as Mr. Wallencott
Phil Reeves
as Mr. Mora
Jerry Hauck
as Franikie
Ray Baker
as Demarmel
Rock Reiser
as Spectator
Steven Pierce
as Executive
Brian Dunkleman
as Pizza Guy
Andrea C. Robinson
as Mrs. Wallencott
Jane Morris
as Mrs. Goltra
Michelle N. Johnson
as Receptionist
Jeff Lewis
as Young Man
Jim Hanna
as Tourist No. 1
Ashlyn Rose
as Kid No. 1
Rick Cramer
as Stenstrom
Tom Kiesche
as Large Man
Bonita Friedericy
as Tourist No. 2
Maggie Lacey
as Christina
Larry Dorf
as Bartender
John Platt
as Vendor
David Chisum
as Caswell
Irene White
as Tourist No. 3
Larry Udy
as Bailiff
Anthony Holiday
as Bodyguard
Regan Burns
as Security Guard
Lee Shackelford
as Customer No. 1
Virginia McMath
as Customer No. 2
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Series Details

TV Network: NBC
Premiere Date: Jan 9, 1996
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producers: Mike Schiff, Terry Turner, Tom Werner, Marcy Carsey, Caryn Mandabach, Bonnie Turner, Bill Martin
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