Titus/At a Glance

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Basic Information

  • Full Name: Titus
  • Premiere Date: March 20, 2000
  • Finale Date: August 12, 2002
  • Networks: FOX (2000–2002)
  • Airtimes:
    • FOX: Mondays at 8:30PM (1x01 through 1x09).
    • FOX: Tuesdays at 8:30PM (2x01 through 2x24).
    • FOX: Wednesdays at 9PM (3x01 through 3x21).

International Viewings


  • Titus was the very first television series to film episodes in high definition. It began this practice in the second season.
  • Each episode was filmed in real time, with time taken out for flashbacks and "neutral zone" scenes. Because the show was filmed in such an organic way, producers hired editors who typically worked on high pressure live environments like award shows to edit the show while it was still being performed in front of the live audience.
  • The chair that appears in the "neutral zone" is the same chair used in Christopher Titus' touring comedy show, Norman Rockwell Is Bleeding. The chair was likely not the original, however, because Titus would often rebuild the chair whenever he went to a new place because it was too heavy to drag along.
  • The events depicted in the series were so close to similar events in the past that Titus' family members were required to sign release forms.

Awards and Accolades

Emmy Awards

(1 Nomination)

  • Nominated: Outstanding Art Direction for a Multi-Camera Series (2002)
Steve Olson, William V. Ryder, Richard C. Walker - 3x11 - Into Thin Air

WGA Awards

(1 Nomination)

  • Nominated: Episodic Comedy (2002)
Christopher Titus - 2x23 - The Pendulum

Other Awards

Art Directors Guild

  • Nominated: Television - Episode of a Multi-Camera Series (2002)
Steve Olson, William V. Ryder - 2x11 - When I Say Jump
  • Won: Television - Episode of a Multi-Camera Television Series (2003)
Steve Olson, William V. Ryder - 3x11 - Into Thin Air

Casting Society of America, USA

  • Nominated: Best Casting for TV, Comedy Pilot (2000)
Sheila Guthrie
  • Nominated: Best Casting for TV, Comedy Episodic (2001)
Sheila Guthrie

Satellite Awards, USA

  • Nominated: Best Performance by an Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical (2001)
Stacy Keach