The Wayans Bros. (1995–1999)

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The wacky escapades of brothers Shawn and Marlon Williams, along with their wise but eccentric father.

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 Marlon Williams (101 episodes, 1995-1999)
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 Shawn Williams (101 episodes, 1995-1999)
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 John 'Pops' Williams (101 episodes, 1995-1999)
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 Deirdre 'Dee' Baxter / ... (80 episodes, 1995-1999)
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The wacky escapades of brothers Shawn and Marlon Williams, along with their wise but eccentric father.

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Dupla do Barulho  »

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On the shelf behind the couch in the brothers' living room, there is a picture of the two of them as babies. This is the same picture shown in the credits where a young Shawn says, "Look up, Marlon. Say cheese!" See more »

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[last lines]
Shawn: Look up, Marlon! Say cheese!
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Referenced in Scary Movie (2000) See more »

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Electric Relaxation
Performed by A Tribe Called Quest
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(seasons 1 and 2)
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Started out decent then went bad
3 May 2003 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

Around the first 5-10 episodes of The Wayans Bros. were okay. Back then it was just Shawn, Marlon, Pops, and Lisa as the main characters. I enjoyed the show much more then. It was a little like Kenan and Kel only with better acting and less annoyingness. Then they went ahead and got rid of Lisa and bought in new characters. They also changed the diner, too. It also seems they didn't have a proper decision on the characters they want. For instance, they replaced Lou with Dee (and that sucks!). I know this show is from eight years ago but I've only just got down to watching it as Trouble have started showing it daily. They pull of a funny laugh-out-loud joke every now and then but the show to me was much better in the beginning.


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