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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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 »

Quotes

Shawn Williams: I was reading in the trades the other day and they're looking for a young, hip, energetic black guy on 'Beverly Hills 90210'.
Marlon Williams: A burglar?
Shawn Williams: Yeah.
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Referenced in The Roseanne Show: Episode #1.36 (1998) 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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Crazy as a loon in one silly sitcom
25 April 2002 | by (Chapel Hill,North Carolina) – See all my reviews

Cool? Hilarious? Crazy as a loon? You bet. The Wayans Brothers Show was all that and a whole lot more. For the five seasons that it ran on the WB,you'll never what those two were up to conjure up next. You can tell that Shawn was the cool on and in control,and Marlon was the total nut. Their dad? He was something. After they got caught and stuff,their dad would talk to them,and the next get out that big 70's belt from his pants saying,"violence? I'll show you violence!" as the two ran for the nearest exit. It was funny,but it was one crazy sitcom that had me laughing out loud and then some.


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