The Cosby Show

Trivia: Carl Anthony Payne II (Cockroach) was fired from 'The Cosby Show' by Bill Cosby because he refused to get a haircut.


Trivia: Nearly every sweater Bill Cosby wore on this show was sent to him by a fan.

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Trivia: The episode entitled "Shakespeare" was originally scheduled to run in Season 3, but did not actually air until Season 4.

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Trivia: The actress who played Claire Huxtable (Phylicia Rashad) is only 10 years older than the actress who played her eldest daughter Sondra Huxtable (Sabrina Lebeouf).

Trivia: Bill Cosby ad-libbed most of his dialogue for the series.

Trivia: Bill Cosby demanded that the show was filmed in New York as he did not like working in Hollywood.

Trivia: Earle Hyman plays Bill Cosby's father in the series, even though in real life he's only 11 years older than Cosby.

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