Bruce Cameron's book 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter.
Bruce Cameron’s Book “Eight simple rules for Dating my Teenage Daughter” was used as the basis for American television sitcom originally shown on ABC from 2002 to 2005.
Purpose: The rules are used by a father of two teenage daughters as a parenting guide. Use your hands on my daughter and you’ll lose them after.
8 Simple Rules is about an American married couple with three children and is set in a suburb of Detroit, Michigan.
The father, Paul Hennessy (John Ritter), was a sportswriter who is prompted by his wife Cate's (Katey Sagal) return to nursing to take a more active role in raising their two teenage daughters, Bridget (Kaley Cuoco), and Kerry (Amy Davidson), and son Rory (Martin Spanjers).
8 Simple Rules (originally known as 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter) is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from September 17, 2002, to April 15, 2005, with 76 episodes in three seasons. Bruce Cameron's self-improvement book of the same name.The show starred John Ritter until his death on September 11, 2003.