TV's Worst Spinoffs Ever: AfterMASH, Joanie Loves Chachi, Beverly Hills Buntz, Golden Palace, Brady Brides and More

TVLine | 5/28/2019 | Team TVLine
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We get it. When a TV series is a hit, it’s tempting to launch a spinoff. Why settle for one successful show when you can have two, right? Or even more than two — The Walking Dead and black-ish, for instance, are both about to spawn their second offshoots. And back in the day, All in the Family launched five spinoffs (if we count Archie Bunker’s Place as a spinoff rather than a continuation).

But here’s the thing — and it ain’t a good thing: For every Young Sheldon and Frasier that comes down the pike, there’s an AfterMASH and a Galactica 1980. And these misbegotten flops not only fail on their own (de)merits, they tarnish the legacy of the original series, if ever so slightly.

Offshoots - Cases - Friends - Spinoff - Joey

We’re not talking about so-so offshoots here, either. These aren’t cases like that of the much-maligned Friends spinoff Joey, which was rough, sure, but not...
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