Episodes: 192 (half-hour)
TV show dates: September 22, 1987 – May 23, 1995
Series status: Cancelled/ended
Performers include: John Stamos, Bob Saget, Dave Coulier, Candace Cameron, Jodie Sweetin, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Lori Loughlin, Andrea Barber, Blake Tuomy-Wilhoit, Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit, and Scott Weinger.
TV show description:
After the sudden death of his wife Pam, sportscaster Danny Tanner (Bob Saget) is left to raise his three young daughters; D.J. (Candace Cameron), Stephanie (Jodie Sweetin) and baby Michelle (Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen).
Danny asks his longtime friend and comedian Joey Gladstone (Dave Coulier) and his brother-in-law and musician Jesse Katsopolis (John Stamos) to move in with them to help him raise the girls.
Later in the series, Jesse marries Rebecca Donaldson (Lori Loughlin) and the two have twin boys Nicky and Alex (Blake and Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit).
Other characters include D.J.’s best friend Kimmy Gibbler (Andrea Barber), Stephanie’s best friend Gia Mahan (Marla Sokoloff), D.J.’s boyfriend Steven “Steve” Hale (Scott Weinger), and Danny’s fiancee Vicky Larson (Gail Edwards).