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In 2003, the show began airing in the UK on the Disney Channel, which was edited for children's viewing.It was picked up by ABC1 which aired the show until the channel's closure in 2007.
It aired weekdays from January 2, 2006 to September 15, 2006 when it was replaced by Reba upon the merger of UPN and The WB into The CW.
On RTÉ Two it was issued a 'PS' rating and on TG4, a '12' rating.
Comedy Central UK obtained the rights to the show and started airing it in the UK on 12 June 2017.
The series' name and premise were derived from the book 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter by W. While 8 Simple Rules was renewed for a second season and production had begun, Ritter's sudden death in September 2003 left the series in an uncertain position.
After a hiatus, the series returned and continued without Ritter, with the producers having decided that his character Paul would also die. After three seasons, ABC cancelled 8 Simple Rules in May 2005 due to low ratings.
Gamble was replaced by Judd Pillot and John Peaslee, who had performed the same role in the final season of Spade's sitcom, Just Shoot Me! The Friday night "death slot" ratings took their toll on 8 Simple Rules.