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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Space is the happen'in place

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James Doohan's character Pippen was named after both his iconic role as "Scotty" on "Star Trek", and NBA player Scottie Pippen. See more »

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Pippen: I saved that ship twenty-two times a year, but would they ever let me wear the blue shirt?
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Referenced in TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004) See more »

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Not as bad as everyone is claiming
25 February 2002 | by (Dixie, USA) – See all my reviews

The problem with parodies is that if the point is missed, then there is nothing to like. This show was full of silly plots and great cameos. It didn't take itself seriously. I mean, George Jefferson opening a Dry Cleaner in space? "Pippin", played by ex "Scotty" James Doohan? This is just silliness, people.

And to the person who said this was a rip-off of Red Dwarf, if I were Grant or Naylor, I would be offended, since this show, other than being sci-fi comedy, has NO similarities to Red Dwarf. Don't forget Quark, the sci-fi comedy BEFORE Red Dwarf if you want to use the "originator" angle.

Still, Homeboys may have been trash, but it was fun.


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