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Chicago Sons

Chicago Sons is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from January 8 until July 2, 1997.

Chicago Sons
Genre Sitcom
Created by Ed Decter
John J. Strauss
Starring Jason Bateman
D.W. Moffett
David Krumholtz
Composer(s) Donald Markowitz
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13 (list of episodes)
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Frontier Pictures
Three Sisters Entertainment
Warner Bros. Television
Original network NBC
Original release January 8 – July 2, 1997



Three brothers move into an apartment overlooking Wrigley Field.[1]



No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "Pilot" James Burrows Ed Decter and John J. Strauss January 8, 1997 (1997-01-08)
A recently separated construction worker moves into an apartment with his two younger brothers.
2 "A Foursome is Not Necessarily a Good Thing" James Burrows Laura Perkins Brittain January 15, 1997 (1997-01-15)
Mike finds out that his estranged wife has been seeing another man.
3 "Butkus, Live!" Michael Lembeck J.J. Paulsen January 22, 1997 (1997-01-22)
Harry feels left out when Mike talks to Lindsay about a private matter. Dick Butkus guest stars.
4 "To Have and to Hold" Gil Junger Nancy Neufeld Callaway January 29, 1997 (1997-01-29)
Harry has a proposition for Lindsay.
5 "The Things We Do for Love" Alan Rafkin Don Rhymer February 5, 1997 (1997-02-05)
Mike tries a new approach to dating. Harry tries to woo a surgeon.
6 "Infrequent Flyers" Steve Zuckerman Tad Quill February 12, 1997 (1997-02-12)
Mike invites his brothers and Lindsay to Bahamas. Scottie Pippen guest stars.
7 "Love in the Time of Cicadas" Gil Junger Eric Weinberg February 19, 1997 (1997-02-19)
Mike has a meeting with his estranged wife. Harry and Lindsay has a close encounter. Gabrielle Reece guest stars.
8 "The Belligerent Waitress and the Surly Fry Cook" Gil Junger Tom Burkhard March 5, 1997 (1997-03-05)
Harry accidentally mails a compromising videotape to a pastor.
9 "Kolchak Swings... And Kiss that One Goodbye" James Burrows Kim Friese March 12, 1997 (1997-03-12)
Harry and Lindsay try not to mix pleasure and business. Billy tries to make some quick cash.
10 "Running Interference" Steve Zuckerman Michael Poryes March 19, 1997 (1997-03-19)
Harry and Mike meddle in Billy's love life.
11 "Beauty and the Butt" Gil Junger Mark LaVine and Eddie Ring June 18, 1997 (1997-06-18)
A sculptor prefers Billy instead of Mike.
12 "It's a Mezzner" Michael Lembeck Tom Burkhard June 25, 1997 (1997-06-25)
Billy comes up with a business idea involving an industrial sewing machine.
13 "Mothers, Lost Fullbacks and Other Soft Things" Rod Daniel Kim Friese July 2, 1997 (1997-07-02)
Lindsay fears that her mother will steal the spotlight at a dinner for an architecture award.


  1. ^ TV Guide. "Chicago Sons Cast and Details". TV Guide. Retrieved 2013-01-17. 

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