But "8 Simple Rules" had some staying power, and would remain on ABC's schedule for three seasons.
Starting with the episode 'Goodbye, Part 1', the show's theme was never shown again.
Instead, the screen would just fade out and '8 Simple Rules' would just be added to the beginning of the list of actors.
TV show description: Based on the writings of humor author W.
Bruce Cameron, this sitcom revolves around the Hennessys, a typical middle class family living in a suburb of Detroit, Michigan.
Cate’s father, a man in the middle of his own divorce crisis, Jim Egan (James Garner), moves in to help his grieving daughter and grandchildren adjust to their new life.