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The Parent 'Hood 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1995–1999)
A college professor copes with contemporary fatherhood.
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Series cast summary:
Robert Townsend ...  Robert Peterson 90 episodes, 1995-1999
Suzzanne Douglas ...  Jerri Peterson 90 episodes, 1995-1999
Reagan Gomez-Preston ...  Zaria Peterson 90 episodes, 1995-1999
Curtis Williams ...  Nicholas Peterson 90 episodes, 1995-1999
Ashli Adams ...  Cece Peterson / ... 90 episodes, 1995-1999
Faizon Love ...  Wendell Wilcox 67 episodes, 1995-1998
Kenn Michael ...  Michael Peterson 57 episodes, 1995-1997
Tyrone Burton ...  T.K. Anderson 33 episodes, 1997-1999
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A college professor copes with contemporary fatherhood.

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Comedy

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1995 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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The show's original title was Father Knows Nothing. See more »

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Referenced in TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004) See more »

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Cosby Show Meets Full House
5 August 2005 | by marymorphineSee all my reviews

An obvious WB version of The Cosby Show, except this show spent too much time preaching about cliché morals that have been told a thousand times on shows like Full House and The Cosby Show. Too many morals and not enough comedy. The parents are unlikeable (the mother is a snob and the father is too uptight) and the children are unlikeable too. Since the family members spent too much time getting into the typical trouble that leads to that big moral speech at the end, they didn't have enough time to be funny so they added flat boring neighbors to make the show bearable. TV shows like this didn't last because at the end of the day, we watch TV to be entertained, not to be preached to. And though family shows such as The Cosby Show and Full House preached, they were still charming at the same time.


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