9 TV Spinoffs That Outperformed Their Predecessors

Dan Clarendon
TV Spinoffs

Never mind Baywatch Nights, AfterMASH, or Joey: Not every TV spinoff is a blatant cash grab.

Some spinoffs actually do their predecessors proud—think Better Call Saul or Frasier or The Jeffersons. And sometimes, TV networks get lucky with a spinoff that does the original one better.

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