Comedy Clicks – USA Edition – Grandfathered

Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that’s pilot aired on  United Airlines flights, before the regular network television premiere of the series – Grandfathered 




About the Show

Summary of Plot

A confirmed bachelor discovers he’s a dad–and a grandfather.- IMDb


Number of Seasons / Episodes

1 Seasons



John Stamos – Jimmy Martino
Paget Brewster – Sara
Josh Peck – Gerald
Christina Milian – Vanessa
Ravi Patel – Ravi
Kelly Jenrette – Annelise
Layla Golfieri – Edie
Emelia Golfiere – Edie



  • In an interview, Paget Brewster said that during her audition she treated John Stamos”like a child” and that’s how she got the part of Sara.
  • First major television role of Josh Peck outside of Nickelodeon, and is the first time he’s had a major television role since Drake & Josh (2004).
  • First episode was featured on United Airlines flights, before the regular network television premiere of the series, at no charge to the passengers.
  • Cancelled after one season
  • Was Originally titled Grandpa.



Catherine Sanders


The Cure




Written by Holly

Hello! My name is Holly and I am the Editor of The Phoenix Remix. I am a Video Editor in the Television Industry. I write this website as a hobby in my spare time. Comedy and Music run through my veins and I love writing about them both, I adore interviewing acts and always on the lookout for something new!

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