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Kevin Can Wait was an American sitcom television series starring Creator/KevinJames. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

The series began with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). For season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna died]], and the series' new female lead was Vanessa Cellucci (Creator/LeahRemini), Kevin's former rival on the force and his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused on Kevin's personal life, the second concerned his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.

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Kevin ''Kevin Can Wait was Wait'' is an American sitcom television series starring Creator/KevinJames. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS Creator/{{CBS}} sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

The series began begins with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). For season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna died]], and the series' new female lead was is Vanessa Cellucci (Creator/LeahRemini), Kevin's former rival on the force and his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused focuses on Kevin's personal life, the second concerned concerns his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.


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* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin Can Wait even had Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin ''Kevin Can Wait Wait'' even had Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.


* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin Can Wait even had Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.

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* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin Can Wait even had Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.TKOQ.
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[[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas No association]] with the AMC series ''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself''.


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[[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas No association]] with The show is pretty much only known for its [[DroppedABridgeOnHim infamous retooling between seasons]], which was widely criticized and even inspired the AMC series ''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself''.

''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself'', which isn't a direct parody, but the combination of its premise, title, and execution does little to hide the TakeThat aimed this show's way.



The series began with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). For season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna died]], and the series' new female lead was Vanessa Cellucci (Leah Remini), Kevin's former rival on the force and his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused on Kevin's personal life, the second concerned his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.

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The series began with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). For season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna died]], and the series' new female lead was Vanessa Cellucci (Leah Remini), (Creator/LeahRemini), Kevin's former rival on the force and his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused on Kevin's personal life, the second concerned his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.


[[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas No association]] AMC series ''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself''.


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[[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas No association]] with the AMC series ''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself''.




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[[JustForFun/IThoughtThatWas No association]] AMC series ''Series/KevinCanFuckHimself''.



Kevin Can Wait is an American sitcom television series starring Creator/KevinJames. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

The series began with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). Beginning with season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna has died]], and the series' new female lead is Vanessa Cellucci (Leah Remini), Kevin's former rival on the force and now his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused on Kevin's personal life, the second concerns his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.

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Kevin Can Wait is was an American sitcom television series starring Creator/KevinJames. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

The series began with James starring as a recently retired Nassau County, New York police officer and father of three, married to Donna (Erinn Hayes). Beginning with For season two, the character of [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Donna has died]], and the series' new female lead is was Vanessa Cellucci (Leah Remini), Kevin's former rival on the force and now his new boss at a security company. While the first season focused on Kevin's personal life, the second concerns concerned his new profession, his relationship with Vanessa, and his adjustment to life as a single parent.



* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Donna dies between Season 1 and Season 2. How she dies is never mentioned.
* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin Can Wait even has Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.

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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Donna dies died between Season 1 and Season 2. How she dies is died was never mentioned.
* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''Series/TheKingOfQueens''. Kevin Can Wait even has had Leah Remini who played his wife and Gary Valentine who played his cousin on TKOQ.


* AngstWhatAngst: Donna's death happens six months before the season two premiere, is mentioned in passing at the beginning of said episode and is barely brought up again.

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* AngstWhatAngst: Donna's death happens six months before the season two premiere, is mentioned in passing at the beginning of said episode and is barely brought up again.

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* BumblingDad: Kevin. Downplayed in the first season, but it got pretty bad after Donna's death.


* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Donna dies between Season 1 and Season 2. How she dies hasn't been mentioned yet.

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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Donna dies between Season 1 and Season 2. How she dies hasn't been mentioned yet.is never mentioned.



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After the Season 2 finale, the show was cancelled by CBS.



Kevin Can Wait is an American sitcom television series starring Kevin James. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

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Kevin Can Wait is an American sitcom television series starring Kevin James.Creator/KevinJames. The series premiered on September 19, 2016. The series marked James' second starring role in a CBS sitcom, after ''Series/TheKingOfQueens'', which ran from [[LongRunner 1998 until 2007]].

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