Movies and TV shows like Jenny

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Jenny (1997)
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Jenny (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jenny is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from 1997 to 1998. The series was intended to be a star vehicle for Playboy Playmate Jenny McCarthy. It was rated TV-MA.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: hollywood, showbiz, inheritance
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Jenny

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, sitcom and semi serious films and TV series with plots about family relations, african american, workplace, friends, hollywood, workplace situations and stand up comedian mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Jenny: The Royal Family (1991), Who's the Caboose? (1997), Real Rob (2015), The Hughleys (1998), Jesse (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Royal Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Royal Family is an American sitcom starring Redd Foxx and Della Reese. The series was created and produced by Eddie Murphy, as part of a development deal Murphy had with CBS, and produced by Paramount Television, the television arm of Paramount ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, family life, aging, parents and children, elderly, living with parents, comeback, post office, short lived, african american, black family
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Who's the Caboose? (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A documentary team gets a grant to do a film on a rare fatal disease that is attacking homeless people. However, they quickly find the film too depressing. Ducking into a nightclub, they discover a young Manhattan comedienne and decide instead to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, documentary filmmaking
Plot: satire, hollywood, showbiz, filmmaking, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, terminal illness, nightclub, actor's life, film industry, comedian, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Real Rob (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Centers around comedian Rob Schneider's real life while living in Hollywood.
Style: humorous, not serious, sincere, realistic, sitcom
Plot: showbiz, couples, couple relations, artists and showbiz, movie star, hollywood, hollywood star
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Hughleys (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Hughleys is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 22, 1998 to April 28, 2000 and on the UPN network from September 11, 2000 to May 20, 2002. It starred comedian D. L. Hughley as the main character, Darryl Hughley, and Elise Neal as ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, suburbs, society, father daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, salesman, friend, stand up comedian, comedian, african american, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Jesse (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jesse Warner is a 26-year-old single mother juggling between her job, her dreams and her family responsibilities.
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: single mother, couples, strong female presence, rivalry, best friends, love and romance, single parent, workplace, starting over, bar, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Laughing to the Bank (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck actor is frustrated with Hollywood and makes a plan to write, direct, and distribute his own project. When the money goes missing, it proves to just be the beginning of an adventure to get it back.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, sitcom
Plot: rise to the top, bank, filmmaker, hollywood, african american man, comedian, african american
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Living Single (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Living Single is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on the Fox network from August 22, 1993, to January 1, 1998. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, workplace situations, workplace romance, urban, singleness, city life, best friends, workplace, love and romance, couples, journal, roommate ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Norm (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Norm Show is an American television sitcom that ran from 1999 through 2001 on the ABC television network.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: parole officer, step siblings, working the system, social worker, hockey, workplace, warden, ex athlete, power relations, ice hockey, friendship, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Brother's Keeper (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brother's Keeper is an American television sitcom that ran for one season from September 25, 1998 to May 14, 1999 on ABC. Created by Donald Todd, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Porter Waide and his irresponsible pro-football ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: single father, american football, single parent, parents and children, siblings relations, family relations, family problems, sibling relationship, football player, athlete, boy, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Nobody's Watching (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Gail Mancuso film.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, light, humorous ...
Plot: hollywood, television studio, friendship, television, fictional reality show, warner bros, auditorium, audience participation, stage, tv show, friend, tv ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Kirk (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kirk is an American family sitcom which aired for two seasons on The WB from August 23, 1995 to January 12, 1997.
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: family relations, school, youth, short lived, television flop, live audience, laughter
Time: 90s
Place: europe, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Drexell's Class (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Drexell's Class is an American sitcom aired by Fox as part of its 1991-92 lineup. The show was created by Andrew Nicholls and Darrell Vickers.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: unsupportive coworkers, power relations, fish out of water, self discovery, school, teachers and students, misfit, youth, classroom, elementary school, teacher
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Phenom (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A teenage tennis prodigy tries to balance a social life with her ambition for stardom, under constant pressure from her driven coach, but with lots of support from her mom.
Style: sentimental, humorous, sexual, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: tennis, ambition, single parent, family relations, coach, child prodigy
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 1K
In the House (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the House is an American sitcom that premiered on April 10, 1995 on NBC. The series moved to UPN after its second season, where it remained for an additional three seasons until it was canceled on August 11, 1999. In the House starred LL Cool J ...
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: football, family relations, career change, ex athlete, misfit, down on your luck, clinic, fish out of water, landlord, male female relationship, african american, doctor
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Brotherly Love (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Brotherly Love is an American sitcom that ran from September 16, 1995 to April 1, 1996, on NBC, and then moved to The WB, where it aired from September 15, 1996 until May 18, 1997. The series was created by Jonathan Schmock and Jim Vallely, and ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, mechanic, love and romance, family business, parents and children, siblings relations, inheritance, step siblings, dark humor, death of father, sibling relationship, brother ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Veronica's Closet (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Veronica 'Ronnie' Chase is the 'Queen of Romance.' Founder of a successful lingerie empire, and best-selling author of self-help romance books, Ronnie has it all ... money, success, sex appeal and a philandering husband. How she ...
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: best friends, breakup, couples, workplace situations, feminism, gays and lesbians, gender, workplace, unsupportive spouse, career woman, homosexual, woman ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Doll & Em (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Doll & Em is a British comedy series starring real-life friends Emily Mortimer (Em) and Dolly Wells (Doll), filmed in the style of a reality TV show. After a breakup, Doll heads to Hollywood to be with her childhood best friend Em, who's ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, visually appealing, feel good, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hollywood, friendship, best friends, artists and showbiz, ambition, showbiz, actor's life, british humour, strong female presence, friends, relationship vs career, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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On Our Own (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: On Our Own is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 13, 1994 until April 14, 1995. The series stars Ralph Louis Harris and six real life siblings: Jazz, Jocqui, Jake, Jojo, Jurnee, and Jussie Smollett. The series was created and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, touching, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, orphan, fighting the system, society, family life, siblings relations, gender disguise, loss of parent, cross dressing, car accident, african american, death of parents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mulaney (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, light ...
Plot: friendship, performer's life, stand up comedian, neighbor, follow your dream, lifestyle, ambition, showbiz, dialogue, coming of age, short lived, personal trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 2K
Cosby (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996 to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars Bill Cosby and Phylicia Rashād, who previously worked ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: elderly, indoor, retiring, couples, family relations, family, aging, lifestyle, family life, unemployment, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The CollegeHumor Show (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The CollegeHumor Show was an American comedy that premiered on MTV on February 8, 2009 and also aired on MuchMusic. The show is a scripted sitcom with sketch comedy elements. It is written by and stars nine actual CollegeHumor editorial staff ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sitcom, captivating
Plot: workplace, showbiz, backstage, workplace situations, media satire, free spirited, disorder, silly humor, office, boss, producer, workplace humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Fat Actress (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Fat Actress is an American sitcom television series starring Kirstie Alley. It aired on Showtime in the United States in the spring of 2005, on Movie Central in Western Canada, The Movie Network in Eastern Canada, FX in the UK, Network Ten in ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: satire, artists and showbiz, actor's life, lifestyle, showbiz, physical appearance, media satire, media, hypocrisy, comeback, celebrity culture, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Malcolm & Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Malcolm & Eddie is an American television sitcom that premiered August 26, 1996 on the UPN Network, and ran for four seasons, airing its final episode on May 22, 2000. This series starred Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Eddie Griffin in the lead roles. ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: bar, friendship, twentysomething life, buddies, odd couple, partners, friends, disorder, male friendship, neighbor neighbor relationship, friendship between men, stand up comedian ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, kansas, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Wayans Bros. (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Wayans Bros. is a situation comedy that aired from January 1995 to May 1999 on The WB. The series starred real-life brothers Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Both brothers were already well-known from the sketch comedy show In Living Color that was ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: african american, family relations, workplace situations, interracial relations, love and romance, workplace, college, siblings relations, couples, success, bet, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The George Carlin Show (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The George Carlin Show is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from January 1994 to July 1995. It was created jointly by veteran TV producer Sam Simon and the show's namesake, comedian George Carlin.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, offbeat, clever ...
Plot: taxi, state affairs, buddies, lifestyle, society, workplace, friends, bar, urban, city life, taxi driver, ponytail ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Jamie Foxx Show is an American television sitcom that aired on the WB Network from August 28, 1996 to January 14, 2001. The series stars Jamie Foxx, Garcelle Beauvais, Christopher B. Duncan, Ellia English, and Garrett Morris.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious
Plot: hotel, family business, ambition, desire for fame, love and romance, performer's life, artists and showbiz, workplace romance, wooing, workplace situations, workplace, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The John Larroquette Show (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The John Larroquette Show is an American television sitcom that ran on NBC from September 2, 1993 until October 30, 1996. Created by Don Reo, the show was a vehicle for John Larroquette following his run as Dan Fielding on Night Court. The series ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, clever, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, workplace situations, social misfits, society, workplace, misfit, friendship, indoor, friends, dark humor, nightshift, policewoman ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Breaking & Entering (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Breaking & Entering is an independent series about three friends seeking to enter Hollywood by breaking their backs working as assistants. B&E is based on and inspired by the lives of industry assistants who live and work in REAL HOLLYWOOD ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
Plot: hollywood, follow your dream, desire for fame, workplace, buddies, showbiz, workplace situations, friends, celebrity, personal assistant, breaking and entering, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Parent 'Hood (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Parent 'Hood is an American sitcom that aired on The WB airing from January 18, 1995 to July 25, 1999. The series starred Robert Townsend and Suzzanne Douglas. Originally to have been titled Father Knows Nothing, the series was one of the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, mischievous children, buddies, society, single parent, young heroes, lifestyle, babies and infants, youth, family problems, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Barely Famous (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Introducing "Barely Famous": a docu-style comedy series. This show explores the hypocrisy of reality TV by centering around two sisters who say they would never do a reality show, but are being filmed by a camera crew. Over the course of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, parody ...
Plot: satire, nothing goes right, actor's life, media satire, love and romance, disorder, looking for love, family relations, tv show, showbiz, hollywood, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%