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on 26 May 2010 01:40

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Mother Knows Best - Modern TV Moms

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Average listal rating (33 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
1. Carolyn Jones
No one in the Addams family was traditional but Morticia put a whole new spin on mothering her homicidal daughter and her dragon loving son.

Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
2. Jennifer Saunders
I don't think you can call what Edina Monsoon (Ab Fab) does mothering but she does have a daughter, Saffy.

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Average listal rating (18 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating
3. S. Epatha Merkerson
Anita Van Buren (Law & Order) is a tough, no nonsense cop but at home she is just mom to her children.

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Average listal rating (295 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
4. Lauren Graham
Loralie Gilmore (Gilmore Girls) defied the stats about teen parenting and became a wonderful mom and best friend to her daughter, Rory (Alexis Bledel).

Average listal rating (30 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating
5. Alex Borstein
Lois Griffin (Family Guy) is one hot mama. She has her hands full with her beyond stupid husband, her neurotic daughter, weird teen son and homicidal infant.

Average listal rating (45 ratings) 4.1  IMDB Rating
6. Sharon Osbourne
What can you say about Sharon Osbourne? The wife and manager of her rock star husband and mother lion to her dysfunctional kids.

Average listal rating (39 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating
7. Roseanne
Roseanne Connor is one hell of a mother. Not sweet and cuddly but the love for her family shown through.

Average listal rating (3 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating
8. Brett Butler
Grace Kelly (Grace Under Fire) is a loving Mama with a troubled past and a pain in the butt ex-mother in law.

Average listal rating (61 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
9. Edie Falco
Carmela Soprano (The Sopranos) has more to deal with than the average mom. Her husband is the leader of the New Jersey mob and her kids are no picnic either.

Average listal rating (42 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating
10. Julie Kavner
Marge Simpson (The Simpsons) has the patience of a saint with her obnoxious husband and bratty children. She always comes through every wild situation with aplomb.

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Average listal rating (35 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
11. Shirley Jones
Shirley Partridge raised five kids on a big bright tour bus. She managed their careers and tried to manage the crazy clan.

Average listal rating (173 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
12. Holly Marie Combs
Piper Halliwell-Wyatt is definitely not your typical mom. She is a witch married to an angel. Their kids are pretty exceptional too. Their son's Chris and Wyatt held the outcome of the world in their hands.

Average listal rating (20 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
13. Phylicia Rashad
Claire Huxtable (The Cosby Show) is a top notch lawyer, a gorgeous wife and a great mom of five. She is the mother of all mom's.

Average listal rating (75 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating
14. Jami Gertz
Judy Miller (Still Standing) is kind of wacky and kind of wild. She married her high school sweetheart and they had three kids.

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Average listal rating (1146 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating
15. Jennifer Aniston
Rachel Green (Friends) has an off again/on again relationship (to say the least) with her daughter Emma's dad, Ross Gellar. She is a fashion diva mom who works for Ralph Lauren and bucked tradition by hiring a sexy male nanny.

Average listal rating (124 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating
16. Marg Helgenberger
Catherine Willows (CSI) is a stripper turned CSI supervisor. She raised her daughter Lindsey without the help of her junkie, gambler ex-husband.

Average listal rating (6 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
17. Susan Saint James
Kate McCardle (Kate & Allie) was the liberal mom on the show. She treated her daughter like a person and was much more lenient than her roommate and friend Allie Lowell.

Average listal rating (2 ratings) 9.5  IMDB Rating
18. Bonnie Franklin
Ann Romano bravely left her husband and cushy life to move on with her two teenage daughters to a harder but more worthwhile life.

Average listal rating (21 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
19. Meredith Baxter
Elise Keaton (Family Ties) is a child of the 60's married to the love of her life and raising their four kids. She works as an architect while dealing with ditzy Mallory, conservative Alex, old soul Jennifer and the Baby Andrew.

Average listal rating (126 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
20. Katey Sagal
Peg Bundy (Married With Children) is not a good wife or a good mom. Her kids Bud and Kelly are lucky to have survived to adult hood.


This is a list of the more modern sitcom moms. They don't vacuum in pearls or sleep in a twin bed.

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