A situation comedy, also known as a sitcom, is a TV show that features a group of people with a common environment which deal with normal situations in a humorous manner. The first television sitcom was broadcast in the U.K. and it had only 10 episodes. In the U.S. sitcoms started to be produced during the 50s and they were very well received.
All the pioneers of television brought a personal contribution to the development of certain programs. While some only had a temporary influence others became television legends that will never be forgotten. The most influential personalities were the starts of TV shows as well as the stars of various TV series.