Mother and daughter Nikki and Kim Parker both attend Santa Monica College. Nikki got pregnant with Kim and dropped out of school but now, just as Kim is getting ready for college, Nikki decides it's her turn to finish getting her education.
Did You Know?
Mari Morrow who played Nikki's best friend Desiree during the first half of the season was never written out and disappears midway through the first season. However, it is widely believed that the producers felt that the chemistry would be better if a heavier actress portrayed her best friend. She was later replaced by Yvette Wilson. See more
Technically speaking, there is no way Kim, Nikki, Stevie, and T could have spent five years as students at Santa Monica College. Santa Monica College in reality is only a two year junior college. See more
Kimberly 'Kim' Parker
Hey Andell, why don't you join the choir?
Nicole 'Nikki' Parker
Yeah, put some of that hot air to good use.