From 1984 to 1992, the sitcom Night Court was one of the biggest hits in NBC’s history, with its witty cast and the funky theme song composed by Jack Elliott. The show, which was produced by Barney Miller writer Reinhold Weege, was nominated for 31 Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards during its run. How much do you remember about the show and the actors who made it so great?
When Comedy Meets The Courtroom
The show surrounds the nightly activities inside Manhattan’s Criminal Court, which is led by the newly appointed judge Harold T. “Harry” Stone. Even with the show moving from network to network throughout the years, it still had a strong fan base that helped the show last for an incredible 193 episodes.
Night Court received recognition for its technical direction and editing, lighting, sound, and mixing. But the main thing that made the show great was its cast. Read on to find out where they are now.