The Bernie Mac Show is a sitcom about a man named Bernie Mac who is a stand-up comedian and a single father to his three nieces. The show follows Bernie as he tries to raise his nieces while also dealing with his own personal life. The show was a critical and commercial success, and ran for five seasons on Fox from 2001 to 2006. The show's pilot episode introduces Bernie Mac as a successful stand-up comedian who is living in Chicago. He is called upon to take care of his three nieces after their mother dies. Bernie is initially reluctant to take on the responsibility, but he eventually agrees. The show follows Bernie as he tries to raise his nieces while also dealing with his own personal life. He struggles to find a balance between being a father and being a comedian, and he often finds himself in humorous situations. The Bernie Mac Show was a critical and commercial success. It was praised for its humor, its realism, and its portrayal of a single father raising his children. The show was also a ratings success, and it was one of the highest-rated shows on Fox during its run. The Bernie Mac Show was nominated for several awards, including two Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. The show won two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series. The Bernie Mac Show is a classic sitcom that is still popular today. The show is a great example of how comedy can be used to address serious issues in a humorous way. The show is also a great example of how a single father can raise his children in a loving and supportive environment.

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The Bernie Mac Show (2001)

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The Bernie Mac Show is a sitcom about a man named Bernie Mac who is a stand-up comedian and a single father to his three nieces. The show follows Bernie as he tries to raise his nieces while also dealing with his own personal life. The show was a critical and commercial success, and ran for five seasons on Fox from 2001 to 2006. The show's pilot episode introduces Bernie Mac as a successful stand-up comedian who is living in Chicago. He is called upon to take care of his three nieces after their mother dies. Bernie is initially reluctant to take on the responsibility, but he eventually agrees. The show follows Bernie as he tries to raise his nieces while also dealing with his own personal life. He struggles to find a balance between being a father and being a comedian, and he often finds himself in humorous situations. The Bernie Mac Show was a critical and commercial success. It was praised for its humor, its realism, and its portrayal of a single father raising his children. The show was also a ratings success, and it was one of the highest-rated shows on Fox during its run. The Bernie Mac Show was nominated for several awards, including two Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. The show won two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series. The Bernie Mac Show is a classic sitcom that is still popular today. The show is a great example of how comedy can be used to address serious issues in a humorous way. The show is also a great example of how a single father can raise his children in a loving and supportive environment.

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Cast
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Bernie Mac

Bernie 'Mac' McCullough (97 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Kellita Smith

Wanda McCullough (97 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Camille Winbush

Vanessa 'Nessa' Thomkins (97 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Jeremy Suarez

Jordan Thomkins (97 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Dee Dee Davis

Bryana 'Baby Girl' Thomkins (97 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Reginald Ballard

W.B. (26 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Michael Ralph

Kelly (22 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Lombardo Boyar

Chuy (21 episodes, 2001-2006)
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Rick Hoffman

Jerry Best / ... (10 episodes, 2002-2005)
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Wade Williams

Father Cronin / ... (8 episodes, 2001-2005)
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Naya Rivera

Donna (6 episodes, 2002-2006)
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Ashley Monique Clark

Teri / ... (5 episodes, 2003-2005)
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Garrett Jackman

Byron (4 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Emmy Yu

Shannon (4 episodes, 2002-2006)
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Meagen Fay

Joan Lefko / ... (4 episodes, 2002-2005)
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Nicholas S. Morrison

Jason (4 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Krysten Leigh Jones

Tasha (3 episodes, 2002-2006)
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Carl Reiner

Himself / ... (3 episodes, 2002-2005)
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Niecy Nash

Benita / ... (3 episodes, 2003-2005)
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Taj Stewart

Mark (3 episodes, 2003-2005)
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Sally Ann Brooks

Sister Patrice / ... (3 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Danielle Nicolet

Cheryl / ... (3 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Anthony Anderson

Bryan (3 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Josh Blaylock

Todd (3 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Matt Besser

Brad Cooley (2 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Luck Hari

Pharmacist / ... (2 episodes, 2001)
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Aria Wallace

Lara / ... (2 episodes, 2002-2005)
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Tim Kahle

Bus Driver (2 episodes, 2002-2004)
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Arjay Smith

Reggie (2 episodes, 2002-2004)
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Don Cheadle

Cousin D (2 episodes, 2002)
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Troy Curvey Jr.

(2 episodes, 2002)
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Cleavant Derricks

Willie (2 episodes, 2002)
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Irma P. Hall

Aunt Liva (2 episodes, 2002)
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Cindy Lu

Shannon's Mother / ... (2 episodes, 2002)
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Rhyon Nicole Brown

(2 episodes, 2003-2004)
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Duane Carnahan

Billy (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
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Janet Hubert-Whitten

Leora (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
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Carter Jenkins

Michael (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
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Steven Williams

Lloyd (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
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Nefetari Spencer

Gym Teacher / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2006)
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Tyrone Batista

T-Bone (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Tommy Davidson

Cousin Lou (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Brian Posehn

David (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Glynn Turman

Calvin, Bernie's Brother / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Chelsea Handler

Doris Flynt (2 episodes, 2004)
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Phil McGraw

Himself (2 episodes, 2004)
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Aaron Grady

DeSean (2 episodes, 2005-2006)
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Johanna McKay

Ref (1 episode, 2002)
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Richard Cross

Soccer Dad (1 episode, 2003)
Crew
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Bernie Mac

Writer
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Larry Wilmore

Writer
Disc Releases
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The Bernie Mac Show - Season 1

(DVD, Slip Case)

5/4/2004

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