theemii (theemii) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
theemii
theemii
ohnotheydidnt

Why Sitcoms Stopped Using Laugh Tracks



For the better half of the last century, multi-cam sitcoms across television relied on the laugh track to make TV shows better. Thanks to the laff box by Charley Douglass, favorite shows from Friends to Seinfeld would use canned laughter to sweeten the comedy. But over the last 10 years, the laugh track has disappeared almost entirely.

source

favorite sitcom that doesn't use laugh tracks?? // do you think the use of laugh tracks makes show funnier or do you find it annoying?
Tags: behind the scenes, television
Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 214 comments
Previous
← Ctrl ← Alt
Next
Ctrl → Alt →
Previous
← Ctrl ← Alt
Next
Ctrl → Alt →