Everybody laughs, Chris

US comic Chris Rock's Everybody Hates Chris took home a top award at the Family Television awards in Beverly Hills, California, at the weekend.

US comic Chris Rock's Everybody Hates Chris took home a top award at the Family Television awards in Beverly Hills, California, at the weekend.

The show, inspired by Rock's childhood, was named best comedy during the ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

CBS crime drama Numb3rs scooped the best drama prize and talent show Dancing with the Stars was named best reality show.

The star-studded evening, honouring the best of family-friendly scheduling, was co-hosted by Stephen Collins and Haylie Duff of 7th Heaven.

Other winners included Jennifer Love Hewitt for her role as a medium in Ghost Whisperer and the best actor award went to Tony Shalhoub for the quirky detective show Monk. - Wenn

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