Boy Meets World (1993–2000)

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Adolescent Cory Matthews grows up, and faces problems with friends, family, and school.

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Series cast summary:
 Cory Matthews / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
 George Feeny / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
 Shawn Hunter / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
Betsy Randle ...
 Amy Matthews / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
 Eric Matthews / ... (158 episodes, 1993-2000)
 Alan Matthews / ... (154 episodes, 1993-2000)
 Topanga Lawrence / ... (147 episodes, 1993-2000)
 Morgan Matthews / ... (75 episodes, 1996-2000)
 Jack Hunter / ... (68 episodes, 1997-2000)


Adolescent Cory Matthews and his best friend Shawn, and Cory's girlfriend Topanga attempt to survive the trials of high school, along with the help of the George Feeny, the high-school principal and Cory's next-door neighbor. Written by Jeremy Lunt <>

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24 September 1993 (USA)  »

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(158 episodes)

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Boy Meets World launched the careers of many future stars, including Ethan Suplee, Adam Scott, Brittany Murphy, and Jennifer Love Hewitt. See more »


The main characters were in the sixth grade and eleven years old when the series began in Fall of 1993. They should have graduated from high school, therefore, in the year 2000. Instead, two years were missing from their high school careers and the writers had them graduate in 1998. When season 2 began, they were in 7th grade and this was referenced by head bully and repeating senior Harley Kiner. He was known for especially picking on seventh graders and kept reminding Cory of that fact throughout the second season. Somewhere between season's 3 and 4 their year in school became hazy between them being in 8th grade and freshmen in high school. See more »


Amy Matthews: Alan, remember how we were worried about Eric's F-U-T-U-R-E?
Eric: Oh mom, you don't have to worry about my furniture.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the episode "I am Not a Crook," Topanga runs for class president. Everyone is chanting, "Topanga! Topanga! Topanga!" Because of this a credit is listed, "Executive Producer: Topanga." See more »


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Great Show
17 August 2004 | by (CT) – See all my reviews

Boy Meets World is a great show. The first show is as good as the last. It is perfect for the whole family. There is no need to worry about swearing, nudity, drugs, or anything like that. Kids can enjoy it. There are characters that everyone can fall in love with. It is hilarious but still covers real issues like bullying, relationships, and other things that children and teenagers may face.

For those who haven't seen the show, these are some of the best/main characters: Cory- whinny and annoying, but a good guy with a great life; Sean- Cory's best friend, rough around the edges, but a great friend; Topanga- Cory's girlfriend, Smart, weird (in the beginning); Eric- Cory's brother, extremely funny, kind of like Joey from friends; Matt- Sean's half brother, good looking, rich, smart; Mr. Feeny- Cory, Sean, and Topanga's teacher from the first season throughout high school to the last season, gives great advice; Angela- Sean's girlfriend in high school and college.

With this much of a variety in personalities, this show has a character everyone in the family can enjoy.

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