Follows the lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in 1990s 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 (118 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Synclaire James-Jones / ... (118 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Maxine 'Max' Felice Shaw (118 episodes, 1993-1998)
John Henton ...
 Overton 'Obie' Wakefield Jones (118 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Regine Hunter (118 episodes, 1993-1998)
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 Kyle Barker (108 episodes, 1993-1998)
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Follows the lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in 1990s Brooklyn, New York.

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22 August 1993 (USA)  »

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My Girls  »

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Trivia

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. Also Bumper Robinson (Dorien on ADW) as Khadijah's bike messenger-turned-obsessed employee, Ivan. See more »

Quotes

Regine Hunter: Khadijah, I think I hear something in the other room. I'm scared. Can I sleep in your bed?
Khadijah: Regine, this is a Queens-sized bed. That means it's for the QUEEN.
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.64 (2011) See more »

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Really miss this show!
10 April 2003 | by (Allentown, PA) – See all my reviews

I really miss this show on Thursday nights. I first tuned in because I liked Queen Latifah but soon liked all the other characters, especially Maxine Shaw, Attorney at Law, and Kyle. The episode where they finally got together was a scream and the cliff-hanger for that season. I couldn't wait until the fall season began. I agree that the well-decorated apartments and designer duds were out of sync with the incomes of the characters, but it was fun. Also interesting about the characters in the context of their upscale lives were their eating habits. They were constantly noshing on high-fat snacks, never expressing concern about gaining weight. Imagine Monica in Friends being that carefree about food. In the end, these were humorous young people engaged in active social lives during the early days of their careers.


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