Special Report

America's Favorite TV Families

Source: Courtesy of NBC

1. Solomon family
> Show: 3rd Rock from the Sun
> Original release: (1996-2001)
> Network: NBC
> Daily Wikipedia page views: 1,234

The six-season comedy series starring John Lithgow and Jane Curtin was about aliens who come to Earth — the third rock from the sun — disguised as a human family trying to understand life on our planet.


2. Bluth family
> Show: Arrested Development
> Original release: (2003- )
> Network: Fox, Netflix
> Daily Wikipedia page views: 5,387

Now in its fifth season, the comedy show “Arrested Development,” which stars Jeffrey Tambor and Jason Bateman, is about the trials and tribulations of a wealthy but dysfunctional family trying to stay together.

Source: Courtesy of Netflix

3. Gardner family
> Show: Atypical
> Original release: (2017- )
> Network: Netflix
> Daily Wikipedia page views: 2,245

Only in its second season, “Atypical” is a comedy starring Jennifer Jason Leigh as the mother of an autistic teenaged boy who wants to become more independent.


4. Wheeler family
> Show: Baby Daddy
> Original release: (2012-2017)
> Network: Freeform
> Daily Wikipedia page views: 2,426

Jean-Luc Bilodeau plays bachelor bartender Ben Wheeler, whose life is upended when a baby is left on his doorstep by an ex-girlfriend. The series ran for six seasons.

Source: Courtesy of Fox

5. Belcher family
> Show: Bob’s Burgers
> Original release: (2011- )
> Network: Fox
> Daily Wikipedia page views: 3,482

The animated series in its ninth season is about a family trying to stay together by operating a restaurant.

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