- Network ABC (US)
- Genre Comedy
- Runtime 25 minutes
- Total runtime 89 hours 35 minutes
- Status Ended
Family Matters is an American sitcom about a middle-class African American family living in Chicago. The series was spun off from Perfect Strangers and revolves around the Winslow family. M idway through the first season, the show introduced the Winslows' nerdy neighbor Steve Urkel (played by Jaleel White), who quickly became its breakout character and eventually a main character.