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A Different World (1987)

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Jasmine Guy Jasmine Guy
 Whitley Gilbert 141 episodes, 1987-1993
Kadeem Hardison Kadeem Hardison
 Dwayne Wayne 139 episodes, 1987-1993
Darryl M. Bell Darryl M. Bell
 Ron Johnson 120 episodes, 1987-1993
Charnele Brown Charnele Brown
 Kim Reese 114 episodes, 1988-1993
Dawnn Lewis Dawnn Lewis
 Jaleesa Vinson 110 episodes, 1987-1992
Cree Summer Cree Summer
 Freddie Brooks 105 episodes, 1988-1993
Lou Myers Lou Myers
 Vernon Gaines 88 episodes, 1988-1993
Glynn Turman Glynn Turman
 Colonel Brad Taylor 69 episodes, 1988-1993


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4 years, 1 month ago at Sep 28 2:51
Watching "A Different World" was one of the biggest reasons I wanted to attend an HBCU. It was fascinating to watch what Debbie Allen and Bill Cosby did to improve the additional seasons of the show and take on everything from racism to Black Greek life to elitism to black history to relationships. There wasn't a topic that "A Different World" didn't touch, and this show made it cool to be college... read more
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A group of students at a historically Black university struggle to make it through college.
Release date: 24 September 1987
UPC: 634991260220
Tags: Comedy (7), Sitcom (6), College (5), Spin-off (4), 1980s (3), Family (2), 1990s (2), Usa (1), 1980's (1), University (1), Nbc (1), Spin Off (1), Spinoff (1)
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“Watching "A Different World" was one of the biggest reasons I wanted to attend an HBCU. It was fascinating to watch what Debbie Allen and Bill Cosby did to improve the additional seasons of the show and take on everything from racism to Black Greek life to elitism to black history to relationships. There wasn't a topic that "A Different World" didn't touch, and this show made it cool to be college-educated, married and showed middle-class African Americans in a way that was not done with other shows. African-American singers, artists and even rappers were able to showcase their acting talent on this show, and I don't think there's been a show since that had this many strong, talented, African-American actresses and actors all in one spot (without being a token) since "A Different World" an” read more

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