Successful black men who were saved from the streets as teenagers come together in a reunion to honor their mentor.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Sonny Jim Gaines ...
 Coach Charles 'Chappie' Davis (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Richard 'Bubbles' Wiggins (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Shurley Walker (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Cudjo Evers (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Snake (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Ezra 'Chops' Jackson (3 episodes, 1981)
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 D'Artagnan 'Dart' Parks (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Clarence 'Claire' Henderson (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Silky / ... (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Ralph Joplin (3 episodes, 1981)
Rosalind Cash ...
 Christine Jackson (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Onetha Wiggins (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Evelyn Evers (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Sandra (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Diane Walker (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Simone Parks (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Pat Henderson (3 episodes, 1981)
Marlene Warfield ...
 Lil Joplin (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Mae Porter (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Detective Swoop Ferguson (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Vice Detective Collins (3 episodes, 1981)
Robert Earl Jones ...
 Big Ralph Joplin (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Renee Marcus (3 episodes, 1981)
Al Fann ...
 Sugar (3 episodes, 1981)
John Zaremba ...
 Mayor Farrington (3 episodes, 1981)
Charles Blackwell ...
 Heflin (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Wilbur Marcus (3 episodes, 1981)
Davis Roberts ...
 Perkins (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Moon's Gail (3 episodes, 1981)
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ...
 Mickey Mouse (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Slash Kwalick (3 episodes, 1981)
Wally Taylor ...
 Wally Griggs (3 episodes, 1981)
Candace McKendree ...
 Stewardess (3 episodes, 1981)
Randy Lindsay ...
 Caged Man (3 episodes, 1981)
Gene Whittington ...
 Worker #1 (3 episodes, 1981)
René Le Vant ...
 Actor (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Nicholas (3 episodes, 1981)
Alicia Dhanifu
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Tom Delaney ...
 Worker #2 (3 episodes, 1981)
Christina Hart ...
 Gerda (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Michael (3 episodes, 1981)
Hank Brandt ...
 Clyde Fitzgerald (3 episodes, 1981)
Mel Scott ...
 Cutting (3 episodes, 1981)
Casey Brown ...
 Receptionist (3 episodes, 1981)
Dee Timberlake ...
 Chops' Secretary (3 episodes, 1981)
Cynthia Latham ...
 French Maid (3 episodes, 1981)
Lawrence Green ...
 Sergeant (3 episodes, 1981)
Mary Ellen O'Neill ...
 Nurse (3 episodes, 1981)
Harry Middlebrooks ...
 Detective #1 (3 episodes, 1981)
Vince Trankina ...
 Detective #2 (3 episodes, 1981)
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 Dorrie (3 episodes, 1981)
Junior Fann ...
 Chappie's Woman (3 episodes, 1981)
Mark Thomas ...
 Rhobert (3 episodes, 1981)
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Nine members of an athletic social club for black youth reunite twenty-five years later to honor their former coach, but the reunion is marred by a number of undercurrents, including a murder investigation. Written by Morganalee

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Based on the novel "The Junior Bachelor Society," by John A. Williams. See more »

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A very good plot

A very good storyline there is little of these guys in all of us who came along 1930,40,50 and 60 I think it should be shown again.Not only show it. maybe the powers that be would think of updating this wonderful story which has the right tone for the times


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