Smart Guy (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.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
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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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 Tasha Yvette Henderson (51 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Morris L. 'Mo' Tibbs / ... (50 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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2 April 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Este chico es un genio  »

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Trivia

In the first show, the set (both the school and the home) is the same as the one used in Boy Meets World See more »

Quotes

Floyd: [about a teacher] He confiscated your computer?
TJ Henderson: Yeah. He says if I want it back you have to sign this
[hands Floyd a note and Floyd signs it]
Marcus: [about his own slip] What about mine?
Floyd: Oh yeah
[he crumbles it up]
Marcus: Hey!
TJ Henderson: Well TJ was in pursuit of knowledge. You're in pursuit of a hat that makes you look like a bananna.
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Referenced in The Weird Al Show: Because I Said So (1997) See more »

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Best show ever!!!!!!
13 February 2003 | by (San Diego, California) – See all my reviews

I love this show and it is the best ever!! Tahj is the cutest kid ever--though the fact that he is now older than me makes it hard for me to call him a kid--and in almost all his movies and shows(Seventeen Again, Smart Guy, Hounded, Poof Point, Kim Possible) he plays a genius.

TJ is a ten year old genius who is put in tenth grade. He is an outcast because everyone thinks that TJ is making them look bad in comparison. Marcus (Jason Weaver), TJ's brother and his best friend, Mo (Omar Gooding, who is the brother of Cuba Gooding Jr.) are both failing high school and are really funny when they chase every cute girl in school.


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