Wednesday, September 14, 2011

American cities and the TV shows set in them (non-comprehensive)


  • Boston: Cheers
  • New York: NYPD Blue, Mad Men, Seinfeld, How I Met Your Mother, All in the Family, Law & Order
  • Philadelphia: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
  • Atlanta: Presumably all Tyler Perry shows
  • Baltimore: The Wire
  • Washington: The West Wing
  • Miami: CSI: Miami, Dexter, Miami Vice
  • New Orleans: Treme
  • Dallas: Dallas
  • Houston: Reba
  • Cleveland: The Drew Carey Show
  • Cincinnati: WKRP in Cincinnati
  • Lexington: Justified
  • Detroit: Home Improvement, Detroit 1-8-7
  • Chicago: The Chicago Code, According to Jim, ER, Married...with Children
  • Milwaukee: Happy Days
  • Twin Cities: The Mary Tyler Moore Show
  • Denver: Dynasty
  • Albuquerque: Breaking Bad
  • Tucson: Sons of Tucson
  • Phoenix: Medium
  • Las Vegas: CSI
  • Seattle: Frasier
  • Portland: Portlandia
  • San Francisco: Dharma and Greg
  • Los Angeles: Beverly Hills 90210, Beverly Hillbillies, Arrested Development, Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Honolulu: Hawaii Five-O
  • Cities I couldn't think of/find shows for: Kansas City, Indianapolis, St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, Orlando, Memphis, Oklahoma City, Nashville, Sacramento

3 comments:

livingintongues said...

Got one for you - The Mentalist is set in Sacramento (I think). Oh, and Memphis Beat in Memphis.

livingintongues said...

Also, fun fact - apparently Mr. Rogers was set in Pittsburgh. Who knew. (Thank you, wikipedia.)

Mr. Brame said...

Pittsburgh: Mr. Belvedere, My So Called Life, Hill Street Blues (sorta)