Moesha (1996–2001)

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A teenager struggles to come to terms with everything life throws at her.

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Series cast summary:
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 Moesha Mitchell / ... (127 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Frank Mitchell (127 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Myles Mitchell (127 episodes, 1996-2001)
Lamont Bentley ...
 Hakeem Campbell (127 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Niecy Jackson / ... (122 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Dee Mitchell (112 episodes, 1996-2001)
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 Andell Wilkerson (105 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Kimberly Ann Parker (83 episodes, 1996-1999)
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 Quinton 'Q' Brooks (49 episodes, 1996-2000)
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 Dorian 'D-Money' Long / ... (48 episodes, 1996-2001)
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"Moesha" is a sitcom (which, in later years, took more of a dramatic turn) that follows the life and times of a black teenager living in the Leimert Park section of Los Angeles, CA. For years since her mother died, Moesha Mitchell has taken care of her father Frank and younger brother Myles. So when a teacher at her school, Dee, marries Frank, Moesha feels her territory being encroached upon by a new step mother. As time went on, the two females of the house would learn to appreciate and cherish each other's presence. Moesha's boy-crazy best friends Kim and Niecy as well as her eternally hungry neighbor and pal Hakeem are there to support Mo throughout all of the drama she finds herself in--and there's always plenty. Andell, a local smoothie shop owner, is another close confidante of Moesha's, lending her wisdom to the teen when needed. Over the years, it was Frank who Moesha would clash with most. He has quite a hard time witnessing his "pumpkin" grow up, and often hates her ... Written by JC

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According to an interview, Brandy Norwood initially hated the name Moesha but grew to like it. See more »

Quotes

Niecy: I'm watching my figure.
Myles: Then maybe you can tell the rest of us where to look for it.
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Referenced in The Parkers: Three's a Shag (1999) See more »

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One of the best shows out there
24 November 2001 | by (Flintshire, Wales) – See all my reviews

This started off brilliant, but recently, it has got so funny and so exciting. In the episode I was watching today Myles's girl friend thought she was pregnant from dancing and Moesha told Niecy that Q asked her to marry him.I just cannot wait till the next episode This show deserves a 100%, it is that good I would so recomend it to anyone who asked


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