The misadventures of a group of disparate roomates who live in a hip neighbourhood in a major city.
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Cast

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 Jim Kuback (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Gus Duncz / ... (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Andy French (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Kevin French / ... (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Posey Tyler / ... (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Wally Langford / ... (13 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Carlos Hernandez-Leibowitz (12 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Dakota / ... (12 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 George Bang (12 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Toby Mundorf (12 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Tina / ... (10 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Utility Player (7 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Gwen (6 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Mr. Czelanski / ... (6 episodes, 1999-2002)
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Storyline

Andy French is an aspiring cartoonist who has trouble holding a job or a girlfriend even while he rooms with two other eccentric roommates in an apartment in the Mission Hill area of the city of Cosmopolis. The fact that he has to house his obnoxiously precocious younger brother, Kevin, is no help. However, this quartet of disparate individuals manages to struggle through life's bizarre trials even as they learn to get along. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@home.com>

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The theme song is an instrumental version of the track, "Italian Leather Sofa" by Cake. Another version (with lyrics) can be found on the album "Fashion Nugget" also by the same band. See more »

Quotes

Kevin French: I hope you're not like this during the parent/teacher interviews.
Andy French: Hello! Andy French. Couldn't care less about your future.
Kevin French: Mom and Dad said you have to do everything that they do.
Andy French: You don't live with Mom and Dad any more. I paid the electricity bill and I don't get a present.
[lights begin to flicker on and off]
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Referenced in Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001) See more »

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Italian Leather Sofa
Composed by John McCrea
Performed by Cake
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Funny, undiscovered show
4 June 2002 | by (San Diego) – See all my reviews

I happened to catch this show on adult swim on cartoon network the other night. I must say I thought it was pretty funny. I look forward to seeing the next episode. The characters are quite enjoyable and I can relate to the guy with the nerdy little brother.


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