Married... with Children
Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago, Illinois, suburb. The show, notable for being the first prime-time television series to air on Fox, ran from April 5, 1987, to June 9, 1997. The series was created by Michael G. Moye and Ron Leavitt. The show was known for handling nonstandard topics for the time period, which garnered the then-fledgling Fox network a standing among the Big Three television networks.The series' 11-season, 259-episode run makes it the longest-lasting live-action sitcom on the Fox network. The show's famous theme song is "Love and Marriage" by Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen, performed by Frank Sinatra from the 1955 television production Our Town.The first season of the series was videotaped at ABC Television Center in Hollywood. From season 2 to season 8, the show was taped at Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, and the remaining three seasons were taped at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City. The series was produced by Embassy Communications on its first season and the remaining seasons by ELP Communications under the studio Columbia Pictures Television.
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Season 1Rent or Buy
S01 E01Apr 5, 1987
Pilot Apr 5, 1987 In this pilot we meet Al and Peg Bundy, a very dysfunctional Chicago family. In the pilot, Al and Peg, who have no friends, meet their new neighbors Steve and Marcy Rhoades. Steve and Marcy are a very happily married couple until they learn from the Bundys.
S01 E02Apr 12, 1987
Thinnergy Apr 12, 1987 Marcy gives Peggy the book "Thinnergy", which is a book about health. Very inspired by the book, Peggy goes on a diet and tries to convince the family to join in, but they refuse. When the diet makes Peggy really annoying, Steve convinces Al to join the diet, and persuades Peggy to quit.
S01 E03Apr 19, 1987
But I Didn't Shoot the Deputy Apr 19, 1987 The Bundys and the Rhoades' hear of crime in the neighborhood. Al buys a gun, and the Rhoades' buy a dog. Al hears a noise and accidentally kills the dog, thinking it was a burglar.
S01 E04Apr 26, 1987
Whose Room Is It Anyway Apr 26, 1987 Steve and Marcy plan on adding another room to their house with their tax refund. Al tries to coax Steve into building a pool room, while Peg and Marcy decide on an exercise room. Who will win?
S01 E05May 3, 1987
Have You Driven a Ford Lately? May 3, 1987 Al and Steve draw closer together when they try to restore a 1965 Mustang. Peg and Marcy on the other hand can't stop from despising their husbands.
S01 E06May 10, 1987
Sixteen Years and What Do You Get May 10, 1987 Al is unable to purchase a gift for Peg on their 16th wedding anniversary as his credit card seemed to be maxed out.
Season 2Rent or Buy
S02 E01Sep 27, 1987
Poppy's By the Tree (1) Sep 27, 1987 In the second season opener, the Bundys go to a sleazy, dumpy motel in Dumpwater Florida. Trouble head their way when an axe murderer, who hates tourists, arrives.
S02 E02Sep 27, 1987
Poppy's By the Tree (2) Sep 27, 1987 Peg is kidnapped by the axe murderer and it's up to Al to save her.
S02 E03Oct 4, 1987
If I Were a Rich Man Oct 4, 1987 Al and Steve visit the vault at Steve's bank and the next day, one million dollars is reported missing. Peg and the kids hear about it and worship Al thinking that he stole the money and that they are now a wealthy family.
S02 E04Oct 11, 1987
Buck Can Do It Oct 11, 1987 One of the Bundys neighbors threaten to sue when Buck the dog mates with their dog, and asks the Bundys to neuter Buck, which Al refuses to do.
S02 E05Oct 18, 1987
Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1) Oct 18, 1987 Marcy and Steve have a fight, which leads to Marcy joining Peggy and her friends going to a strip club, where Marcy accidentally loses her wedding ring ... down a stripper's pants.
S02 E06Oct 18, 1987
Girls Just Want to Have Fun (2) Oct 18, 1987 A stripper shows up at Al's with Marcy's wedding ring. Al convinces Steve to make Marcy feel guilty about losing it, and confronts Peg about what she was doing at the strip club.
Season 3TBS | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Nov 6, 1988
He Thought He Could Nov 6, 1988 In the third season opener, Al learns that he has had a copy of "The Little Engine That Could" since 1957 and when he goes to return it, he finds the same fat librarian that was there in 1957.
S03 E02Nov 20, 1988
I'm Going to Sweatland Nov 20, 1988 Peg thinks she might have seen Elvis at the mall and Marcy notices a pit stain shaped like him on Al's shirt. Elvis fans come flocking around just to see it.
S03 E03Nov 27, 1988
Poke High (aka The Red Grange Story) Nov 27, 1988 A high school football player is threatening to break the record Al set for Polk High.
S03 E04Dec 11, 1988
The Camping Show (aka A Period Piece) Dec 11, 1988 A nice weekend away for the Rhoades' and the Bundys turns into misery when Peg, Kelly and Marcy all have their period at the same time, torturing the men.
S03 E05Jan 8, 1989
A Dump of My Own Jan 8, 1989 Al plans on building his dream - an executive's type of bathroom in the garage.
S03 E06Jan 15, 1989
Her Cups Runneth Over Jan 15, 1989 Al and Steve head off to a fancy boutique to get Peggy a new bra for her birthday.
Season 4TBS | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Sep 3, 1989
Hot off the Grill Sep 3, 1989 Marcy's dead aunt's ashes end up in the Labor Day hamburgers.
S04 E02Sep 10, 1989
Dead Men Don't Do Aerobics Sep 10, 1989 Peggy wins a free health week with the healthiest man in Chicago, but ends up converting him to her lifestyle, and he drops dead.
S04 E03Sep 24, 1989
Buck Saves the Day Sep 24, 1989 Kelly and Bud try to raise money to got to a concert. Kelly's scheme involves playing poker against Peggy's friends and Bud makes Al take a bunch of kids camping.
S04 E04Oct 1, 1989
Tooth or Consequences Oct 1, 1989 Al goes to Marcy's dentist and finds that he has a relationship with his assistant.
S04 E05Oct 8, 1989
He Ain't Much, But He's Mine Oct 8, 1989 Peggy talks to a woman at a beauty parlor, and becomes convinced that Al is cheating on her, with that woman.
S04 E06Oct 29, 1989
Fair Exchange Oct 29, 1989 The Bundys lets a foreign exchange student live in their home for the weekly $500 that the government will pay them, but the french girl ends up ruining Kelly's social life.
Season 5Rent or Buy
S05 E02Sep 30, 1990
Al... with Kelly Sep 30, 1990 Al and Kelly pretend to be sick so they can avoid going with Peggy and Bud to Wanker County, but Kelly ends up really getting sick and Al has to care for her for the entire week which interrupts Al's fantasies of being with two beautiful women.
S05 E03Oct 7, 1990
Sue Casa, His Casa Oct 7, 1990 After Al decides he doesn't need insurance, Bud gets in an accident and they counter sue the other driver with Marcy as a witness.
S05 E04Oct 14, 1990
The Unnatural Oct 14, 1990 Al's softball team wants to bench him before the big championship, but Peggy, Kelly and Bud hold three of the required votes to omit him. Peggy is swayed by the hunk who will replace Al, while it takes food to get the kids' votes.
S05 E05Oct 21, 1990
The Dance Show Oct 21, 1990 Al doesn't mind Peggy going out with Marcy every night to a ballroom dance hall and dance the night away with a handsome man named Andy, until another man, named Pete, tells Al that Peggy is stealing someone's husband - his.
S05 E06Oct 28, 1990
Kelly Bounces Back Oct 28, 1990 Kelly auditions for a job as a spokesperson for the new Allante car.
Season 6Rent or Buy
S06 E01Sep 8, 1991
She's Having My Baby (1) Sep 8, 1991 Marcy and Peggy discover they are both pregnant, to Jefferson's joy and Al's horror.
S06 E02Sep 15, 1991
She's Having My Baby (2) Sep 15, 1991 Al runs off to a bus station to escape Peggy's constant demands, and Jefferson does the same by running away from Marcy.
S06 E03Sep 22, 1991
If Al Had a Hammer Sep 22, 1991 Al builds a private room for himself, using the Bundy hammer. Meanwhile, Bud starts going by "Grandmaster B," but nobody can remember his nickname right.
S06 E04Sep 29, 1991
Cheese, Cues and Blood Sep 29, 1991 In order to earn money for a competition, Kelly hustle men for money by playing pool.
S06 E05Oct 6, 1991
Looking for a Desk in All the Wrong Places Oct 6, 1991 Peggy and Marcy go out on a journey to buy back all of Marcy's childhood furniture, which Jefferson sold.
S06 E06Oct 13, 1991
Buck Has a Belly Ache Oct 13, 1991 Peggy gets jealous of Buck when the family pay him all the attention, and she flees home to Wanker County.
Season 7Rent or Buy
S07 E01Sep 13, 1992
Magnificent Seven Sep 13, 1992 Al is shocked about having another kid when Peggy's relatives leave their five-year-old son Seven in the Bundy home.
S07 E02Sep 20, 1992
T-R-A-Something-Something Spells Tramp Sep 20, 1992 Kelly has to walk through the wilderness after dumping her boyfriend in the forest. Al and Peg try to talk their marriage alive, but without success. Bud dates a girl with the measles.
S07 E03Sep 27, 1992
Every Bundy Has a Birthday Sep 27, 1992 Peggy discovers that Seven does not know when his birthday is, and the family decides to celebrate him... on Al's birthday.
S07 E04Oct 4, 1992
Al on the Rocks Oct 4, 1992 Al has to take a job as a topless bartender to pay for Seven's doctor bill, but Peggy fears that Bud and Kelly might make Seven sick, and kicks them out of the house.
S07 E05Oct 11, 1992
What I Did for Love Oct 11, 1992 Peggy tries to make Al more interested in having sex with her by purchasing new dresses, unsucessfully.
Season 8Rent or Buy
S08 E01Sep 5, 1993
A Tisket, a Tasket, Can Peg Make a Basket? Sep 5, 1993 When Al and Peggy go to a basketball game, Peggy switches seats with Al and her seat is chosen for a $10,000 free throw contest.
S08 E02Sep 12, 1993
Hood 'n the Boyz Sep 12, 1993 Al helps his childhood girlfriend deal with a young tough guy and his gang.
S08 E03Sep 19, 1993
Proud to Be Your Bud? Sep 19, 1993 The family thinks Bud is insane when they overhear him talking to himself in his room.
S08 E04Sep 26, 1993
Luck of the Bundys Sep 26, 1993 When the Bundys start having good luck, Al remembers the Bundy Curse and realizes he is doomed.
S08 E05Oct 3, 1993
Banking on Marcy Oct 3, 1993 Marcy tries to imagine being in the bedroom to improve her ability to speak in front of large audiences, but her fantasies tend to go a little too wild.
S08 E06Oct 10, 1993
No Chicken, No Check Oct 10, 1993 Kelly and Bud buy a car to share, but sharing a car leads to fighting, and the Bundy children has to double date.
Season 9Rent or Buy
S09 E01Sep 4, 1994
Shoeway to Heaven Sep 4, 1994 After finding a box of old shoes, Al and Jefferson turn the shoe store into a 70's themed retro shoe store.
S09 E02Sep 11, 1994
Driving Mr. Boondy Sep 11, 1994 Al must renew his drivers license... and Bud is his driving instructor.
S09 E04Sep 25, 1994
Naughty but Niece Sep 25, 1994 Bud needs some quite time to study for an exam, but ends up spending the night with Marcy's niece Amber.
S09 E05Oct 2, 1994
Business Sucks (1) Oct 2, 1994 NO MA'AM counter-protests against Marcy and company when Al banishes a customer for nursing her baby. Meanwhile, train accidents delay Peggy's trip home.
S09 E06Oct 9, 1994
Business Still Sucks (2) Oct 9, 1994 Al turns the store into a man's shoe store in an attempt to get rid of the women.
Season 10Rent or Buy
S10 E01Sep 17, 1995
Guess Who's Coming to Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Sep 17, 1995 Al is excited when Bud decides to move out, but a bit disappointed when Bud moves back in to the basement, and even more horrified when Peg's mother comes to live with them after splitting up with Peg's father.
S10 E02Sep 24, 1995
A Shoe Room with a View Sep 24, 1995 When Al suggests an aerobics studio for the open lot next door, he puts peep holes in the wall, but all of the students are fat.
S10 E03Oct 1, 1995
Requiem for a Dead Briard Oct 1, 1995 Buck dies and is reassigned to the Bundys in the form of a puppy, Lucky.
S10 E04Oct 8, 1995
Reverend Al Oct 8, 1995 Al becomes a priest when NO MA'AM forms its own church to avoid a beer tax.
S10 E05Oct 15, 1995
How Bleen was My Kelly Oct 15, 1995 While researching for her new part of playing a scientist, Kelly discovers the new color bleen. Al finds that bleen grows hair.
S10 E06Oct 22, 1995
The Weaker Sex Oct 22, 1995 Al says he thinks women are weak when Peggy and Marcy begin taking a self defense class. But a newscrew labels Al as weak when Peggy punches a man trying to steal Al's wallet.
Season 11Rent or Buy
S11 E02Oct 5, 1996
Children of the Corns Oct 5, 1996 Al and Griff blackmail Gary, because of a bad promotion contest, when they find the shoes from the shoe store are made by children in sweatshops. Meanwhile, Peggy wins a microwave and Kelly and her try to hide it from Al.
S11 E03Oct 12, 1996
Kelly's Gotta Habit Oct 12, 1996 Kelly must sign a morals clause when she gets a commercial part playing a nun. Meanwhile, Al gets to be on Cops as Officer Dan's partner.
S11 E04Nov 10, 1996
Requiem for a Chevyweight (1) Nov 10, 1996 Al's Dodge starts sputtering so he sends the rest of the family to find a fuel pump for it while he recalls the good old days in his Dodge.
S11 E05Nov 17, 1996
Requiem for a Chevyweight (2) Nov 17, 1996 Al buries the Dodge and leases a new sports car. Meanwhile, Peggy digs up the Dodge so she can sell the engine.
S11 E06Nov 24, 1996
A Bundy Thanksgiving Nov 24, 1996 Al goes to look for his aunt's pie, but finds she is dead.