Living Single (1993–1998)

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Lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in the 90's Brooklyn, New York.

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »
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 Khadijah James (117 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Synclaire James-Jones / ... (117 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Maxine 'Max' Felice Shaw / ... (117 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Overton 'Obie' Wakefield Jones / ... (117 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Regine Hunter (113 episodes, 1993-1997)
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 Kyle Barker (107 episodes, 1993-1998)
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Lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in the 90's Brooklyn, New York.

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Many main cast members of "Different World" appeared on the show: Jasmine Guy as a psychologist, Kadeem Hardison as Khadijah's reporter-rival-romantic-interest, Darryl Bell as Regine's romantic-interest, Cree Summer as Overton's romantic-interest, Charnele Brown as Khadijah's and Max's college friend and Karen Malina White as Max's college roommate. See more »

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Ivan Ennis: [exiting the elevator] Ah, so this is the legendary "Flavor."
Synclaire James-Jones: No, this is the real one.
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.64 (2011) See more »

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It was an awesome show.
22 July 2004 | by (New Orleans,Louisiana) – See all my reviews

I loved Living SIngle. Queen Latifah is one of my idols and I used to make an attempt to take a 30 minute break out of my day to watch this. The producers should have been very proud of this outstanding and remarkable show. I wish they would show the re-runs more often in New Orleans. On the last episode everyone went their seperate ways and went on to live their lives by themselves. I wonder if Max and Kyle reunited for the sake of their unborn child, and if Regine ever got married or settled down with someone, or if Khadijah's magazine made it bigger than what it already was, or if Synclaire and Overton made plenty babies. Someone should make an attempt to make a Living Single Reunion movie. I think it would be a big hit. And they should air it on the WB.


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