Homeboys in Outer Space (1996–1997)

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Straight-laced Morris Clay and fun-loving Tyberius Walker are two Han Solo wannabes who fly around the galaxy in the Space Hoopty, a used starship that looks like a winged car and comes ... See full summary »

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 Tyberius Walker (21 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Morris Clay (21 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Loquatia (21 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Vashti (21 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Amma (21 episodes, 1996-1997)
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 Android Lloyd Wellington III / ... (7 episodes, 1996-1997)
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Straight-laced Morris Clay and fun-loving Tyberius Walker are two Han Solo wannabes who fly around the galaxy in the Space Hoopty, a used starship that looks like a winged car and comes with a smart-mouthed computer called Loquatia, who has the hots for Morris. Ty and Morris go on wild adventures while taking abuse from Ty's brother-in-law Vashti and get shown up by gorgeous bounty hunter Amma most of the time. Written by Jeff Cross <blackjac_1998@yahoo.com>

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James Doohan was originally set to be a regular. Paramount objected to his character (based on "Scotty" from Star Trek (1966)) and he was dropped. See more »

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Pippen: So I said to him "You wiggle them pointy ears at me one more time, and I'll beam you up where the sun don't shine!"
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Not classic, but certainly not as bad as the reviews make out
16 April 2004 | by (Corpus Christi, TX) – See all my reviews

"Home Boys From Outer Space". What can we say here except that it was as over the top as the Jeffersons (now almost revered in the world of T.V.) and writing and plot development and depth was just as deep (or shallow, depending on how you look at it). So why is "The Jeffersons" Lionized by the media and "Home Boys" vilified? Got me. Put the neurons on 'standby' and relax. I thought it was funny and wish it was available on DVD as well, as I would buy it. I also found Paulette Braxton in her latex catsuit alluring as well. The characters were fun to watch, the jokes were obvious but still as funny as most of the stuff on television and I wish it were still on.


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