When Sam introduces bar napkins with fun facts on them, Cliff feels that the napkins might be threatening to take his place. fan, so I loved seeing Cliff on that show, and the subplot with the kid who stole Sam’s black book is cute too. Family Guy: 10 Best Season 5 Episodes, According To IMDb, Game Of Thrones: The 5 Biggest Losers In The Battle Of King's Landing (& 5 Big Winners), Star Trek: 10 Biggest Technological Advancements Of The Enterprise Ships, The Big Bang Theory: 10 Best Season 10 Episodes, According To IMDb, The Witcher: 10 Hilarious 'Toss A Coin To Your Witcher' Memes That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud, Modern Family: The Saddest Character Deaths, Ranked. Ingrid: Crystal Carson. This leads to everyone screaming "Wolfman!" Cliff and Norm only know the chorus, but that doesn't stop them from singing their hearts out with their hilariously-squeaky voices, as any pair of best friends would. In a hair-raising subplot, the guys compete in a beard-growing contest. Sheehan Planas-Arteaga is a writer based out of Miami, FL. In season 4, Woody Boyd, a not-so-bright bartender, arrives from his Midwest hometown of Hanover, Indiana to see Coach, his "pen pal". Norm can't bring himself to boss around his new painting crew, so he invents a taskmaster alter ego; and Sam's also not himself, since he sold his beloved car. A brilliantly written and performed ensemble comedy filled with colorful characters, the series, in its first five years, revolved around the on again-off again, dysfunctional romance between Sam and bra (more…)This hugely successful, multi-Emmy-winning sitcom is set in a friendly Boston bar run by Sam Malone, a former Red Sox pitcher and recovering alcoholic. Gordie: Thomas Haden Church. Aide: Stephen Burks. Sam, Clavin, Norm, and Frasier have a beard growing competition. Carla finds out that Eddie's been a real hockey puck after a tragedy at the rink exposes his secret romantic ice capades that included another wife (Anne De Salvo). https://screenrant.com/cheers-sitcom-cliff-clavin-best-character Mr. Sheridan: Michael Currie. Veronica: Kristen Citron. This hugely successful, multi-Emmy-winning sitcom is set in a friendly Boston bar run by Sam Malone, a former Red Sox pitcher and recovering alcoholic. Robin (Roger Rees) lends Sam his yacht to race in a regatta, but Sam and his crew are sunk when they find a stowed-away surprise that could really rock the boat. Most people wouldn't have even given it a shot. Receptionist: Eden Bodnar. He enjoys reading, dominating in fantasy sports, music, and movies. RELATED: Cheers: 10 Hidden Details About The Bar You Never Noticed. But hey, he tried! Sheehan was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 2014 MLB Draft, which led to him playing professional baseball for four years. Singer Bill Medley appears as himself. Rebecca: Kirstie Alley. Perhaps he panicked. Norm's ex-secretary (Cynthia Stevenson) becomes fatally attracted to him and won't be ignored, while Rebecca becomes obsessed with finding a ring hidden in her new desk. Chambermaid: Patricia Ramish. In "Homicidal Ham", Andy Andy returns to Cheers and holds up the bar because he can't make it as an actor and wants to go back to prison. Here are some of the best moments for one of the most well-written characters on Cheers; Cliff Clavin. You name anything, and Cliff can probably give you a fun fact about it, and in a way that will still make everyone laugh. Cliff plays it cool the whole way, while everyone in the bar is mesmerized. Kelly: Jackie Swanson. Reynolds: William Porter. Robin (Roger Rees) asks Rebecca to move in with him, but she learns that he's been using her computer to get inside info on her corporation. Gloria: Peggy Mannix. It's cringe-worthy, but you have to give credit where credit is due. What better place for Cliff to thrive than on Jeopardy!? Download the TV Guide app for iPhone, iPad and Android! I’m a huge JEOPARDY! When he tries his hand at stand-up comedy, Cliff's awful routine scares away nearly the entire crowd. Darryl: Kevin Conroy. Kelly: Jackie Swanson. Security Man: Patrick Maguire. Cheers celebrates its 100th anniversary, but the festivities are interrupted as the stork arrives to deliver a Crane. Elaine: Carol Robbins. Regulars at Cheers must know how to take a good ribbing. Cliff often attempts to be kind and understanding to others who are feeling down, though he doesn't really have a knack for it, unfortunately. 1. It was such a simple concept, yet it resonated so strongly with the audience due to its mix of dry and slapstick humor, as well as its enthralling group of characters. Carla changes her surname back to Tortelli to avoid being confused with the other "Mrs. LeBec". The experiment eventually falls apart, as Cliff does not agree with many of the psychiatrist's judgments, causing him to get into a wrestling match with him over the buzzer. ... Cliff Clavin? Sam tells Woody that Coach has died and hires him in Coach's place. Larry: Jay Robinson. The show is set in a bar in Boston, Massachusetts. Conclusion. In "Someone Single, Someone Blue", Coach explains that he earned his nickname by reading a book. Later on, they get another shot, only this time with the help of a few helium-filled balloons. Agent Munson: Ron Canada. Johnny Gilbert appears as himself. Where to Watch. In a hair-raising subplot, the guys compete in a beard-growing contest. However, he quickly pulls Diane aside and discretely tells her that he has no idea what he's doing and asks that she take him to the hospital immediately. Doris: Cynthia Stevenson. Montgomery: Jonathan McMurtry. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. NEXT: Cheers: 10 Most Hated Supporting Characters Of All Time. Dennis: Rob Moran. Before the series began, he was a relief pitcher for the Red Sox nicknamed "Mayday Malone". The know-it-all mailman walks into Cheers one day accompanied by a buzzer-wielding psychiatrist. Phil: Richmond Harrison. Boston mayor Raymond Flynn appears as himself. Cliff grew the thickest beard in the beard-growing contest competing against Sammy, Woody, Norm, and Dr. Crane. Earl: Bernard Kuby. Robin: Roger Rees. He spends a while trying to prove his superiority, but eventually, Cliff has enough. Also “Two Girls for Every Boyd” had a beard growing contest (not content), as you detail just below the summary. While promoting “Good Girls, Bad Boys,” author Lilith and a talk-show audience of women throw themselves at bad boy Sam. Cliff, attempting to console Carla, puts a hand on her shoulder and says, "We weren't that interested in your life before she got here." The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. The minor characters often end up carrying the show, particularly the mailman and resident trivia-whiz Cliff Clavin (John Ratzenberger). Gail Aldrich: Victoria Hoffman. Woody's girl, Kelly, is spending a year abroad and he's worried she'll be wooed by “rich dukes and earls and counts and Basies.” Also, Norm suffers the pangs of being designated driver for a night. 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Marsha: Marsha Kramer. Marie: Valerie Hartman. For eleven season, viewers tuned in to catch up on all the day-to-day shenanigans of the patrons and staff at Cheers, a bar in Boston. © 2020 TV GUIDE, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Cliff has no problem making a fool of himself, even if it isn't always clear whether he's doing it on purpose or not. Sam has standing orders to have Harry the Hat (known for his signature fedora) thrown out of the bar on sight, but Harry sometimes helps the gang out--partly from sentiment, and partly to protect the Cheers gang from operators even more unscrupulous than himself. Cliff drives “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek crazy when he appears as a contestant; and someone steals Sam's little black book. Cheers is one of the quintessential TV shows of all time. Mr. Weaver: Monty Ash. Erotic dreams plague Rebecca as Sam tries to get her to wake up to him instead of the corporate raider of her fantasies. Season 8, Episode 10. Checkmate, Diane. Viper: Lorelle Brina. Hockey Player: Charles Noland. Nevertheless, he is still the resident trivia king at Cheers. Meanwhile, Rebecca's retirement party for a company employee isn't any livelier. The psychiatrist's job? A brilliantly written and performed ensemble comedy filled with colorful characters, the series, in its first five years, revolved around the on again-off again, dysfunctional romance between Sam and brainy waitress Diane. Audrey: Audrey Rapoport.