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3. The Creators Weren’t Thrilled About the Premise…at All…

Husband and wife writing duo, Bonnie and Terry Turner, weren’t on board with the show’s premise at all! When they were approached about creating the program centered around extraterrestrials conducting an experiment on Earth, Bonnie reportedly said,”Wow. Aliens. Cool. Bye.” Even though the couple was responsible for the film “Coneheads,” they really didn’t think “3rd Rock from the Sun” would appeal to viewers. Thankfully, they had a change of heart!

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