Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings.

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 T.J. Henderson (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Floyd Henderson (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Marcus Henderson (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Morris L. 'Mo' Tibbs (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Tasha Yvette Henderson (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings. Written by Carol Braxton <carl@sigmais.com>

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26 March 1997 (USA)  »

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Este chico es un genio  »

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Destiny's Child appeared in one episode. TJ was chosen to be in there video for "No, no, no". They always sang their version of Amazing Grace at the dance. See more »

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Marcus: The word "can't" isn't even in my vocabulary.
Yvette: Along with most of the other words in the English language.
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Referenced in Sister, Sister: Child's Play (1997) See more »

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i like it

I'd seen previews of this show on WB, then it came to Disney and i decided to watch it. I figured it'd be corny like most Disney shows. But it wasn't, I actually liked it. Mo is my favorite, he is sooooo funny.

Smart Guy starts off about a 10-year old genius to becomes a sophmore at Piedmont High School w/ his older brother and sister. And everything that goes on. I like it! I give Smart Guy 9/10!!


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