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In Living Color 

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Series (1990–1994)
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The Wayans siblings present an African-American focused sketch comedy show.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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 Fly Girl / ... 118 episodes, 1990-1994
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 Various / ... 115 episodes, 1990-2001
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 Fly Girl / ... 67 episodes, 1990-1992
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Keenan Ivory Wayans' television show stars several family members and features short, humorous skits, rap music, and dancing. This FOX comedy also has several stock characters and scenarios which recur in various episodes (e.g. Fire Marshal Bill, etc.). Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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15 April 1990 (USA)  »

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Irviöt  »

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The controversial dialogue during the "Men on Football" sketch in the live Superbowl Half-Time Party special was mostly ad-libbed. See more »

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Homey Claus: Okay kids repeat after me. Silent night.
Kids: Silent night.
Homey Claus: Homey's night.
Kids: Homey's night.
Homey Claus: All was calm.
Kids: All was calm.
Homey Claus: All was bright... Bright like that damn light that cop shone in my face. He knew I didn't do it. HE KNEW I DIDN'T DO IT. I said BACK ME UP.
Kids: All was bright... Bright like that damn light that cop shone in my face. He knew I didn't do it. HE KNEW I DIDN'T DO IT. I said BACK ME UP.
Little Girl: He knew I didn't do it.
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Featured in Behind the Music: Milli Vanilli (1997) See more »

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Brooklyn - Queens
Performed by 3rd Bass
Courtesy of Def Jam/CBS Records
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One of the best comedies EVER
21 December 1999 | by See all my reviews

This show was truly a smorgasboard of talent. They pushed the limits and almost crossed the line with their raunchy,crude humor. That's what made this show so wonderful. They poke fun at EVERYBODY no matter what race. It's nice to see that some minorities can poke fun at their own stereotypes without getting so sensitive about the issue. Jim Carrey is a GENIUS. His roles as Fire Marshall Bill,Parnell the super nerdy dorky schoolboy , and the female beauty queen were hystical. And you cant forget Homie Clause and the 2 hoods who steal things then sell them on their own shopping network. I was sad to see this show get discontinued but I still constantly watch the reruns on FX.


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