The 2 actors, who performed Doug and Carrie Heffernan alongside the late Jerry Stiller as Carrie’s dad Arthur, took to social media to pay tribute to the hit sitcom.
The King of Queens launched on September 21, 1998, and ran till 2007.
Maintain studying to learn each Leah and Kevin’s tributes to the present…
Kevin shared the original poster for the present alongside a candy caption, shouting out the followers of the collection.
“25 years in the past as we speak, we aired. I’m so extremely blessed to have taken this journey with the insanely proficient @leahremini and Jerry Stiller. I like you each a lot. and thanks to the GREATEST FANS on the earth. LOVE YOU!”
In the meantime, Leah mirrored on her appearing journey to the sitcom.
“This week marks the twenty fifth anniversary of the King of Queens. By the point I signed on as Carrie Heffernan, I had been to a whole bunch of auditions, was forged in lots of pilots and a few short-lived collection, and was lastly supplied The King Of Queens,” she began.
Leah went on in her submit on X (formerly Twitter), “As quickly as manufacturing began on season one, I knew I used to be house, and I’m blessed to say I used to be a part of a really particular present that went on for 9 seasons and 207 episodes and nonetheless lives on efficiently in syndication. Our forged was wonderful…Kevin James, Jerry Stiller, Gary [Valentine], Patton [Oswalt], Victor [Williams], Nicole [Sullivan]. All of them made me snigger day-after-day. Our gifted visitor and recurring forged made the present what it’s.”
“Working with the forged, crew, and our superior and devoted writers and producers was a dream come true for an actress,” she continued, earlier than doing the identical as Kevin and giving followers credit score for making the present a hit for them, too.
“I need to allow you to all know that I see the feedback the place you say that you simply go to sleep each evening to The King of Queens, that it acquired you thru a tough day and difficult occasions in your lives, that you simply laughed for the primary time in your day watching us, or that you simply watch a number of episodes a day, or that you simply and your loved ones bond over watching the episodes in syndication,” Leah wrote. “One fan commented that her household is a three-generation King of Queens family: her mother watches it, she watches it, and now her daughter watches it.”
“It means the world to me, and I’m so grateful for this expertise that lives on and on.”
You possibly can stream all 9 seasons of The King of Queens on Peacock.