Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues.
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 Tiffani Smith (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
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 Sylvester 'Sly Winkle' / ... (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
William James Jones ...
 Tony Wicks (78 episodes, 1992-1996)
Jay Anthony Franke ...
 Jake Sommers (65 episodes, 1993-1996)
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 Samantha 'Sam' Woo / ... (62 episodes, 1993-1996)
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 Lorena Costa (47 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Mark Winkle (47 episodes, 1994-1996)
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 Mark Winkle (39 episodes, 1994-1996)
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Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Brentley Gore, who played Matt, left the show due to difference of opinions with the creators on how Matt should be portrayed. 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 Morning: From Toons to Teens (2013) See more »

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This Time
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Good, Classic TNBC Television
22 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"California Dreams" was more than a good television show. It was in fact my favorite TNBC television show during the time it was on air. California Dreams basically focused on a group of teenagers with a rock band that also dealt with serious issues in their life.

This show, had some of the most memorable songs written for a television show. I use to love to sing the show's theme song as soon as it came on. "California Dreams" was just a good, fun, clean-cut show. When I think about it, this show is nothing but a "revenge of the 90's" type show because it debuted in the early nineties during the time of all the various rock and roll forms arosed.

If one wants to see, good classic TNBC television(before what it has evolved into now) then you should try watching "California Dreams."


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