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What To Watch If You Love 'Frasier'

Updated April 27, 2020 722 votes 53 voters 1.1k views47 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Frasier' will love.

Frasier is a sophisticated sitcom that garnered the love and affection of hordes of fans thanks to its family humor, but if you’ve finished watching the series, there’s no need for despair. There are plenty of movies and TV shows to watch if you like Frasier and we’ve compiled the best ones right here for you right here!

TV shows similar to Frasier often feature father-son relationships and middle-aged romances. If you’re looking for more shows with single parents, The Unicorn is sure to fill the void. In the 2019 series, Walton Goggins plays a widowed father who becomes a hot commodity in the dating scene. And if you think there aren’t also some good movies like Frasier, then think again, because we’ve found quite a few that are sure to tickle the fancies of even the hardest-to-please fans. Take Beginners, for instance. This movie is basically Frasier if it were a melodramatic look at the relationship between father and son and is a great choice for any family comedy-drama fan.

But you don’t have to take our word for it - some of Frasier’s biggest fans have chimed in and cast their votes for the best movies and TV shows like Frasier, and once you’ve watched, you can cast your votes too!

So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Frasier? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

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  • Cheers
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    This brilliantly written sitcom features the origins of one Frasier Crane before the events of Frasier and is a great choice for anyone that needs a good laugh.

    Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between 1982 and 1993. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for NBC and created by the team of James Burrows, Glen Charles, and Les Charles. The show is set in a bar named Cheers in Boston, Massachusetts, where a group of locals meet to drink, relax, and socialize. The show's main theme song, written and performed by Gary Portnoy, and co-written with Judy Hart Angelo, lent its famous refrain, "Where Everybody Knows Your Name", as the show's tagline. After premiering on September 30, 1982, it was nearly canceled during its first season when it ranked last in... more on Wikipedia
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  • 3rd Rock from the Sun
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    This '90s sitcom is the perfect choice for fans of Frasier that are looking for a hit of nostalgia. 

    3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human family to observe the behavior of human beings.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Seinfeld
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    This sitcom from NBC is highly rewatchable and should absolutely be included in someone's comedic education alongside Frasier.

    Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally ran for nine seasons on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized version of himself. Set predominantly in an apartment block in Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City, the show features a handful of Jerry's friends and acquaintances, particularly best friend George Costanza, former girlfriend Elaine Benes, and neighbor across the hall Cosmo Kramer. Seinfeld was produced by Castle Rock Entertainment. In syndication the series has been distributed by Sony Pictures Television since 2002. It was largely co-written by David and Seinfeld with... more on Wikipedia
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  • Becker
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    If you love the character Frasier Crane and remember his antics from Cheers with a particular bartender, you'll love this series starring Ted Danson.

    Becker is an American television sitcom that ran from 1998 to 2004 on CBS. Set in the New York City borough of The Bronx, the show starred Ted Danson as John Becker, a misanthropic doctor who operates a small practice and is constantly annoyed by his patients, co-workers, friends, and practically everything and everybody else in his world. He is opinionated and cheap, he smokes, and he doesn't care what any one else thinks. Despite everything, his patients and friends are loyal because Becker genuinely cares about them. The series was produced by Paramount Network Television.... more on Wikipedia
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