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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
8 January 1995 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
John Leguizamo's edgy sketch comedy show and spiritual sequel to "In Living Color".
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Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. See more »
User Reviews:
Definitely underrated! See more (8 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 9)
Jorge Luis Abreu (10 episodes, 1995)
Tammi Cubilette (10 episodes, 1995)
Yelba Osorio (10 episodes, 1995)

Jeff Coopwood ... Announcer (10 episodes, 1995)

Luis Guzmán (10 episodes, 1995)

David Herman (10 episodes, 1995)

John Leguizamo (10 episodes, 1995)
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Series Directed by
Paul Miller (10 episodes, 1995)

Adam Bernstein (unknown episodes)
John Blanchard (unknown episodes)
Alan Cohn (unknown episodes)
John Fortenberry (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
Todd Alcott (10 episodes, 1995)
Fax Bahr (10 episodes, 1995)
Dennis Brooks (10 episodes, 1995)
Elin Hampton (10 episodes, 1995)
Michael Karnow (10 episodes, 1995)
David Bar Katz (10 episodes, 1995)
Chris Kelly (10 episodes, 1995)
Lance Khazei (10 episodes, 1995)
Paul Kozlowski (10 episodes, 1995)
John Leguizamo (10 episodes, 1995)
Nancy Lombardo (10 episodes, 1995)
Bill Martin (10 episodes, 1995)
Mike Schiff (10 episodes, 1995)
T. Sean Shannon (10 episodes, 1995)
Adam Small (10 episodes, 1995)

David Fury (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Michael Bregman .... executive producer (11 episodes, 1995)
Fax Bahr .... co-executive producer (10 episodes, 1995)
John Leguizamo .... executive producer (10 episodes, 1995)
Paul Miller .... producer (10 episodes, 1995)
Mike Schiff .... supervising producer / producer (10 episodes, 1995)
Adam Small .... co-executive producer (10 episodes, 1995)
Bill Martin .... supervising producer (9 episodes, 1995)
David Bar Katz .... supervising producer (2 episodes, 1995)

David Fury .... producer (unknown episodes)
Elin Hampton .... producer (unknown episodes)
Ann Holm .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Jon Vesey (10 episodes, 1995)
Matt Davis (9 episodes, 1995)
 
Series Art Direction by
Rachael Weinzimer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume Design by
Tanya Seeman (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jeffrey Lazar .... first assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Lisa Kent .... Asst Set Decorator (10 episodes, 1995)
William Smith .... construction coordinator (10 episodes, 1995)
Mark White .... set dresser (10 episodes, 1995)
 
Series Sound Department
Peter Roos .... supervising sound editor (9 episodes, 1995)

Chad Collins .... sound editor (unknown episodes)
Richard Fairbanks .... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Fred Tator .... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Blancato .... gaffer (10 episodes, 1995)
James Clement Cook .... grip (10 episodes, 1995)
R. Derek Keener .... best boy: electric (10 episodes, 1995)

Kelly Britt .... electrician (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Byron Crystal .... extras casting (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Deirdra Elizabeth Govan .... costume supervisor (10 episodes, 1995)

Mildred Brignoni .... assistant costume designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Location Management
Darren Wiseman .... location manager (11 episodes, 1995)

Glenn R. Schuster .... location manager (unknown episodes)
David Westreich .... assistant location manager (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Jellybean Benítez .... composer: theme music (unknown episodes)
 
Series Transportation Department
Philippe Hartmann .... production driver (1 episode, 1995)
 
Series Other crew
Greg Pulgin .... technical supervisor (10 episodes, 1995)
Mark Taylor .... production coordinator (10 episodes, 1995)
Juan Goldo Rodriguez .... production assistant (9 episodes, 1995)
Judi Gray Mabern .... production supervisor (6 episodes, 1995)

Jeff Clinkenbeard .... assistant to writer (unknown episodes)
Jenny Montalbano Hind .... assistant to producer (unknown episodes)
Ken Roberson .... choreographer (unknown episodes)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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30 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
In his autobiography, John Leguizamo admits that he felt threatened by David Herman's talent and had a self-imposed rivalry with him. He admits to being tough on Herman and that Herman did nothing wrong.See more »
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4 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Definitely underrated!, 18 December 2001

House of Buggin', staring John Leguizamo, was proof of the importance of advertisment. If you weren't living in NY, Miami, or LA most of your life, the show might have been alien to you. Even so, you couldn't help but smile at the spoof of Ricki Lake, featuring a verbal exchange between 'Fidel Castro' and 'Gen. Manuel Noriega.' I often looked forward to "Iggy & Loco's 'Totally True Urban Legends.'"

Other hilarious skits bore titles such as WomYn; Vogu-E; a skit where the show's actors enlist in "Big Brothers" who bully the kids they're assigned to, as well as a dramatic re-telling of a 'true' story where Rap music turns an All-American boy into a gun toting, brutal gangsta and a 'vice-versa' story where John Leguizamo's character is kidnapped by Hasidic Jews and converts (during the blindfolded/smell-test, he guessed everything that was put under his nose to be a pork food product--hehehe!). An entertaining slam of everything that has anything to do with inner-city life.

I have fond memories of this show, and am saddened by it's short life. Hopefully, reruns will one day grace Comedy Central.

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