A sketch comedy show based on the seminal Mad Magazine.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Michael McDonald ...  Various / ... 236 episodes, 1998-2009
Debra Wilson ...  Various / ... 195 episodes, 1995-2016
Aries Spears ...  Various / ... 194 episodes, 1997-2016
Bobby Lee ...  Various / ... 166 episodes, 2001-2016
Mo Collins ...  Various / ... 158 episodes, 1998-2016
Nicole Sullivan ...  Various / ... 148 episodes, 1995-2016
Will Sasso ...  Various / ... 130 episodes, 1997-2016
Alex Borstein ...  Various / ... 128 episodes, 1997-2009
Stephnie Weir ...  Various / ... 121 episodes, 2000-2006
Frank Caliendo ...  Various / ... 118 episodes, 2001-2006
Nicole Parker ...  Various / ... 117 episodes, 2003-2009
Phil LaMarr ...  Various / ... 115 episodes, 1995-2003
Ike Barinholtz ...  Various / ... 113 episodes, 2002-2016
Keegan-Michael Key ...  Various / ... 109 episodes, 2004-2009
Jordan Peele ...  Various 95 episodes, 2003-2008
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Late night sketch-comedy show based on the humor of MAD magazine. Material includes impersonations, fake commercials, mock movie trailers, and even Spy vs. Spy segments. Competes against Saturday Night Live in it's time slot, but aimed at a younger adult audience. Written by Eric

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mad TV See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Producers David Salzman and Quincy Jones obtained the MAD Magazine rights from EC Comics after the death of publisher William Gaines, who originally did not want to sell the rights. See more »

Quotes

Dollar Bill Montgomery: We were supposed to get Dr. Bill Cosby here today, but instead we got this anonymous bitch.
Rogaine Washington: Hey, hey, hey, I got a name. It's Rogaine. Rogaine Ephedra-Free Washington. Oh, and I'm not a bitch, I'm a ho. Bitch don't get paid.
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Alternate Versions

The second airing of the sketch known as "Sex Toy Story" has an introduction by Michael Eisner added. See more »

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Featured in The Slanted Screen (2006) See more »

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Mad Tv Theme
Written by Heavy D and Da Boyz
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Started out as one of the funniest TV shows out there, but has gradually slid down these past couple years
2 February 2005 | by Smells_Like_CheeseSee all my reviews

The first time I saw "Mad TV" I was hooked. This show was very funny and had a lot of brilliant sketches. From "OJ Simpson Bloopers" to "N'sync: The Movie" this show had non-stop laughs. The best cast was from 1997-2001. Unfortunately, Nicole Sullivan and Will Sasso left the show and it went down. Every Saturday I looked forward to seeing a new episode, and now it's not that big of a deal anymore. It's not as funny and creative as it used to be. But I would recommend seasons 1-6 any time. Those were the great episodes. Now, it's getting a little too sexual and racist. It's also not as original anymore. I'm sure that most "Mad TV" fans would agree as well.


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