American Dreams

American Dreams

Sep. 29, 2002
Duration: 60 min/episode
Rated: TV-PG
Status: Ended

Seasons and episodes

3Season 3Sep. 26, 2004
2Season 2Sep. 28, 2003
1Season 1Sep. 29, 2002



Brittany Snow
Meg Pryor
Vanessa Lengies
Roxanne Bojarski
Will Estes
JJ Pryor
Tom Verica
Jack Pryor
Arlen Escarpeta
Sam Walker
Keith D. Robinson
Nathan Walker
Gail O
Helen Pryor
Sarah Ramos
Patty Pryor
Ethan Dampf
Will Pryor
Virginia Madsen
Rebecca Sandstrom


American Dreams is an American television drama program broadcast on the NBC television network, produced by Once A Frog and Dick Clark Productions in association with Universal Network Television and NBC Studios. The series was created by Jonathan Prince and developed by Josh Goldstein and Prince; the latter was also one of the executive producers with Dick Clark. It debuted on September 29, 2002. The show is set mostly in Philadelphia. It initially aired on Sundays at 8:00 pm Eastern time, but moved to the same time on Wednesdays from March 9, 2005, to the third season finale. The show tells the story of the Pryor family of Philadelphia during the mid-1960s. Season one takes place in 1963–64, season two in 1964–65, and season three in 1965–66. The show was known as Our Generation when it debuted in Australia, however it was changed back to American Dreams when it returned for the second season. The theme song "Generation" was written and performed by Emerson Hart, lead singer of the band Tonic. The song earned Hart an ASCAP award for Best Theme Song of Television in 2003. The show was the 2003 TV Land Awards "Future Classic" winner.

American Dreams
American Dreams
Original titleAmerican Dreams
First air dateSep. 29, 2002
Last air dateMar. 30, 2005
IMDb Rating7.73 187 votes
TMDb Rating5.69 votes

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