Three Sisters (TV series)

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Three Sisters
Also known asThese Women
Genre Sitcom
Created by
  • Eileen Heisler
  • DeAnn Heline
Composer(s) W. G. Snuffy Walden
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes35 (4 unaired)
Executive producer(s)
  • Eileen Heisler
  • DeAnn Heline
Producer(s)Werner Walian
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time30 minutes
Production company(s)Blackie and Blondie Productions
NBC Studios
Distributor NBCUniversal Television Distribution (current)
Original network NBC
Original releaseJanuary 9, 2001 (2001-01-09) 
February 5, 2002 (2002-02-05)

Three Sistersis an American sitcom television series created by Eileen Heisler and DeAnn Heline, that aired on NBC for two seasons from January 9, 2001, to February 5, 2002. [1]



Steven Keats narrates the story of his life with his wife, Bess, their new baby... and her two omnipresent neurotic sisters, and interfering parents. Plots revolved around the young couple's efforts to lead a normal life through Bess's family's craziness and her people-pleasing personality. Guest stars included Valerie Harper and Howard Hesseman as Steven's divorced parents, Merle and Jerry Keats.



Season 1 (2001)

No. in
Title Directed by Written by Original air date
11"Pilot"Pamela FrymanEileen Heisler & DeAnn HelineJanuary 9, 2001 (2001-01-09)
22"My Birth and Welcome to It"Andrew TsaoEileen Heisler & DeAnn HelineJanuary 16, 2001 (2001-01-16)
33"Masters of Intervention"Lee Shallat ChemelLester LewisJanuary 23, 2001 (2001-01-23)
44"The Dry Spell"Pamela FrymanMaria SempleJanuary 30, 2001 (2001-01-30)
55"The In-Laws"TBATBAFebruary 6, 2001 (2001-02-06)
66"Summer of Chocolate"Lee Shallat-ChemelMatt GoldmanFebruary 13, 2001 (2001-02-13)
77"The Faculty Party"TBATBAFebruary 20, 2001 (2001-02-20)
88"The Rooster"TBATBAFebruary 27, 2001 (2001-02-27)
99"The New Guy"Gail MancusoTBAMarch 6, 2001 (2001-03-06)
1010"Sisters: Undressed"TBATBAMarch 13, 2001 (2001-03-13)
1111"Blame the Messenger"TBATBAMarch 20, 2001 (2001-03-20)
1212"Work-Related"TBATBAMarch 27, 2001 (2001-03-27)
1313"My Best Friend's Girl"TBATBAApril 3, 2001 (2001-04-03)
1414"It's a Wonderful Wife"Gail MancusoTBAApril 10, 2001 (2001-04-10)
1515"Mother's Day"TBATBAMay 1, 2001 (2001-05-01)
1616"Sister Break"Gail MancusoTBAMay 8, 2001 (2001-05-08)

Season 2 (2001–02)

No. in
Title Directed by Written by Original air date
171"Two Steps Forward, One Step Back"TBATBASeptember 25, 2001 (2001-09-25)
182"Critical Reaction"TBATBAOctober 2, 2001 (2001-10-02)
193"Three"TBATBAOctober 9, 2001 (2001-10-09)
204"A Shot in the Dark"TBATBAOctober 16, 2001 (2001-10-16)
215"Don't Be Thrown"TBATBAOctober 23, 2001 (2001-10-23)
226"Halloween 1"TBATBAOctober 30, 2001 (2001-10-30)
"A Date with Destiny: Parts 1 & 2"TBATBANovember 6, 2001 (2001-11-06)
259"Three Thanksgivings, One Turkey"TBATBANovember 29, 2001 (2001-11-29)
2610"Is It Me?"TBATBADecember 11, 2001 (2001-12-11)
2711"The Manny"TBATBADecember 18, 2001 (2001-12-18)
2812"Dog Day Afternoon"TBATBAJanuary 8, 2002 (2002-01-08)
2913"The Sister Equinox"TBATBAJanuary 15, 2002 (2002-01-15)
3014"Changing Rooms"TBATBAJanuary 29, 2002 (2002-01-29)
3115"Best Laid Plans"TBATBAFebruary 5, 2002 (2002-02-05)
3216"He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother"TBATBAUNAIRED
3418"'Twas the Night Before"TBATBAUNAIRED
3519"Deep Issue Massage"TBATBAUNAIRED

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