February 21, 2018

Bill Cosby: “Cosby Show” aimed to take “house back” from kids

Bill CosbyBill Cosby says he wanted The Cosby Show to represent a parenting philosophy that would “take the house back” from kids.

“I based the series on two important things: No. 1 … I hated those series where the children were brighter than the parents, and those parents had to play dumb,” Cosby recently told ABC News. “No. 2 was that I wanted to ‘take the house back.'” Seems he was a visionary at the time, as family shows have increasingly become exactly what he didn’t like. Read more


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