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California Dreams 

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kelly Packard ...  Tiffani Smith 78 episodes, 1992-1996
Michael Cade ...  Sylvester 'Sly Winkle' / ... 78 episodes, 1992-1996
William James Jones William James Jones ...  Tony Wicks 78 episodes, 1992-1996
Jay Anthony Franke Jay Anthony Franke ...  Jake Sommers 65 episodes, 1993-1996
Jennie Kwan ...  Samantha 'Sam' Woo / ... 62 episodes, 1993-1996
Diana Uribe ...  Lorena Costa 47 episodes, 1994-1996
Aaron Jackson ...  Mark Winkle 47 episodes, 1994-1996
Zachary Throne ...  Mark Winkle 39 episodes, 1994-1996
Brentley Gore ...  Matt Garrison 33 episodes, 1992-1996
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A bunch of cool teenagers who are friends living in California form a rock band, The Dreams. Between gigs, they must deal with all kinds of big and small real-life issues such as school, family life, friends, romance, ambition, ego, jealousy, and big decisions. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Comedy | Family | Music

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TV-Y7 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 September 1992 (USA) See more »

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California Dreams See more »

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Runtime:

(78 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

At the end of the season, all cast and crew members received a rare special 2-disc edition of all the songs performed in the series. See more »

Quotes

Jake: You've got 30 seconds to live. Make... it... good!
Sly: You can't tell anybody about the broadcast
Jake: Why not?
Tony: 'Cause there's no chicks in jail.
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Chance the Rapper (2019) See more »

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Mama Said
Written by Stephanie Tyrell, Kevin Savigar and Steve Tyrell
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Similar to Saved By the Bell in theme
9 January 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

California Dreams is similar to Saved By the Bell. It's about a group of teens who have a rock band. Like Saved By the Bell, some kind of serious issue arises and the characters have to deal with it. This series was not all that bad. In fact, it was very funny. Catch the reruns where ever you can.


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