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Season: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Year: 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | unknown


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 0: Unaired Pilot

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Season 1, Episode 1: Toe Sucking

11 September 2000

Season 1, Episode 2: One Night Stand?

18 September 2000

Season 1, Episode 3: Girlfrenzy

25 September 2000

Season 1, Episode 4: Hip-Ocracy

2 October 2000

Season 1, Episode 5: I Pity the Fool

9 October 2000

Season 1, Episode 6: The Remains of the Date

30 October 2000


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Randy J. Goodwin ... Davis Hamilton

Flex Alexander ... Darnell Wilkes

Rhonda Ross Kendrick ... Laurie

Cee Cee Michaela ... Yvonne Blackwell (as Cee-Cee Harshaw)

Carl Banks ... Eric

Natashia Williams ... Debbie Rae Porter

Aloma Wright ... Laurie's Mother

Ray Proscia ... Policeman #2
Tanner Scott Richards ... Jabari Wilkes

Paul Parducci ... Policeman #1 (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 7: Everything Fishy Ain't Fish

6 November 2000

Season 1, Episode 8: Pregnant Pause

13 November 2000

Season 1, Episode 9: Fried Turkey

20 November 2000

Season 1, Episode 10: Never a Bridesmaid

27 November 2000

Season 1, Episode 11: The Importance of Being Frank

11 December 2000

Season 1, Episode 12: The List

15 January 2001


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Dondre Whitfield ... Sean Ellis (as Dondré T. Whitfield)

Cee Cee Michaela ... Yvonne Blackwell (as Cee-Cee Harshaw)
Chuma Hunter-Gault ... Greg Sparks

Morocco Omari ... Dexter Owens

Season 1, Episode 13: They Gotta Have It

5 February 2001

Season 1, Episode 14: Bad Timing

12 February 2001

Season 1, Episode 15: Old Dog

19 February 2001

Season 1, Episode 16: Friends, Colleagues, Brothers

26 February 2001

Season 1, Episode 17: The Declaration of Lynndependence

5 March 2001

Season 1, Episode 18: Diss-regard

12 March 2001

Season 1, Episode 19: A Kiss Before Lying

16 April 2001

Season 1, Episode 20: The Burning Vagina Monologues

30 April 2001

Season 1, Episode 21: Loose Lips Sink Relationships

7 May 2001


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Cee Cee Michaela ... Yvonne Blackwell (as Cee Cee Michaela Harshaw)
Chuma Hunter-Gault ... Greg Sparks

Phil Morris ... Dr. Clay Spencer
Bernard Parks ... Himself (as Los Angeles Chief of Police Bernard C. Parks)

Season 1, Episode 22: Jamaic-Up?

14 May 2001


Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: The Fallout

10 September 2001

Season 2, Episode 2: Just Say No

17 September 2001

Season 2, Episode 3: A Full Court Conspiracy

24 September 2001

Season 2, Episode 4: Un-Treatable

1 October 2001

Season 2, Episode 5: Buh-Bye

8 October 2001

Season 2, Episode 6: Willie or Won't He

15 October 2001

Season 2, Episode 7: Trick or Truth

29 October 2001
Toni winds up suffering a huge breakdown after she discovers Greg took her back only to get revenge on her.

Season 2, Episode 8: Joan's Birthday Suit

5 November 2001

Season 2, Episode 9: Maya Takes a Stan

12 November 2001

Season 2, Episode 10: Mom's the Word

19 November 2001

Season 2, Episode 11: You Better Watch Out

17 December 2001

Season 2, Episode 12: I Have a Dream House

21 January 2002

Season 2, Episode 13: Sister, Sistah

4 February 2002
Lynn's Caucasian adopted sister, Tanya, comes to town for the anniversary of Lynn's adoption; meanwhile, her adoration of black culture has the girlfriends confused.

Season 2, Episode 14: Willie or Won't He II: The Last Chapter?

11 February 2002


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

George Alan ... Bartender
Ethel Ayler ... Nana Blackwell

Patricia Belcher ... Iva

Stanford Chase ... Bar Guy (as Stanford Poon)

Rick Fitts ... Minister
Kim Hamilton ... Mrs. Dent, William's Mother (voice)

Rob Marrocco Jr. ... Skia Cafe Barman

Cee Cee Michaela ... Yvonne Blackwell (as Cee Cee Michaela Harshaw)

Chante Moore ... Singer (as Chanté Moore)

Season 2, Episode 15: Can't Stan Ya!

25 February 2002

Season 2, Episode 16: Take Me Out After the Ballgame

4 March 2002

Season 2, Episode 17: Childs in Charge

18 March 2002

Season 2, Episode 18: Taming of the Realtess

25 March 2002

Season 2, Episode 19: X Does Not Mark the Spot

29 April 2002

Season 2, Episode 20: My Mother, Myself

6 May 2002

Season 2, Episode 21: Just Dessert

20 May 2002

Season 2, Episode 22: Into the Woods

20 May 2002


Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Coming to Terms

23 September 2002

Season 3, Episode 2: Getting Our Act Together

30 September 2002

Season 3, Episode 3: Secrets & Eyes

7 October 2002

Season 3, Episode 4: Star Craving Mad

14 October 2002

Season 3, Episode 5: Don't Leave Me a Loan

21 October 2002

Season 3, Episode 6: Invasion of the Golddigger

28 October 2002

Season 3, Episode 7: Blinded by the Lights

4 November 2002

Season 3, Episode 8: Handling Baggage

11 November 2002

Season 3, Episode 9: The Mommy Returns

18 November 2002

Season 3, Episode 10: A Little Romance

25 November 2002

Season 3, Episode 11: Santa v. Monica

16 December 2002

Season 3, Episode 12: Take This Poem and Call Me in the Morning

6 January 2003

Season 3, Episode 13: Howdy Partner

7 January 2003

Season 3, Episode 14: Single Mama, Drama

3 February 2003
A soon-to-be-divorced Maya finds a kindred spirit in a brassy single mother (Vaughn) whose carefree attitude irritates Joan.

Season 3, Episode 15: Happy Valentine's Day... Baby?

10 February 2003

Season 3, Episode 16: Sex, Lies, and Books

17 February 2003

Season 3, Episode 17: A Stiff Good Man Is Easy to Find

24 February 2003

Season 3, Episode 18: Runaway Bridesmaid

24 February 2003
Toni's upcoming wedding rankles Joan, who tries to burn off her envy by running a marathon.

Season 3, Episode 19: The Pact

17 March 2003
An already envious Joan is livid when her college rival (Elise) is invited to be a bridesmaid at Toni's wedding.

Season 3, Episode 20: Where Everyone Knows My Name

21 April 2003

Season 3, Episode 21: Too Much Sharin'

28 April 2003

Season 3, Episode 22: Blood Is Thicker Than Liquor

5 May 2003

Season 3, Episode 23: The Fast Track & the Furious

12 May 2003

Season 3, Episode 24: The Wedding

19 May 2003


Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Some Enchanted Evening

15 September 2003

Season 4, Episode 2: If It's Broke, Fix It

22 September 2003

Season 4, Episode 3: Snoop, There It Is

29 September 2003

Season 4, Episode 4: You Ain't Gotta Go Home But... You Know the Rest

6 October 2003

Season 4, Episode 5: Hopelessly Devoted to Two

13 October 2003

Season 4, Episode 6: Inherit the Lynn

20 October 2003

Season 4, Episode 7: And Baby Makes Four

3 November 2003

Season 4, Episode 8: Viva Las Vegas

10 November 2003

Season 4, Episode 9: Between Brock and a Hard Place

17 November 2003

Season 4, Episode 10: Don't You Want Me Baby

24 November 2003

Season 4, Episode 11: Merry Exmas

15 December 2003

Season 4, Episode 12: Prophet & Loss

12 January 2004

Season 4, Episode 13: A Comedy of Eros

9 February 2004

Season 4, Episode 14: Leggo My Ego

16 February 2004

Season 4, Episode 15: Good Catch or a Bad Hop?

23 February 2004

Season 4, Episode 16: On the Couch

1 March 2004

Season 4, Episode 17: Love, Peace and Hair Grease

29 March 2004

Season 4, Episode 18: Wieners and Losers

12 April 2004

Season 4, Episode 19: He Loves Her, He Loves Her Not

26 April 2004

Season 4, Episode 20: A Partnerless Partner

3 May 2004

Season 4, Episode 21: Just the Three of Us

10 May 2004

Season 4, Episode 22: Love Thy Neighbor

17 May 2004

Season 4, Episode 23: New York Bound

24 May 2004

Season 4, Episode 24: New York Unbound

24 May 2004
Maya learns the publisher wants to satirize her book to make it more accessible to white readers.

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: L.A. Bound

20 September 2004


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Jason Pace ... Dr. Todd Garrett

Omarosa Manigault ... Trina (as Omarosa Stallworth)

Demond Wilson ... Kenneth Miles

Ryan Michelle Bathe ... Becky (as Ryan Michelle Bathé)

Aldis Hodge ... Matthew

Robert Machray ... Otis

JoMarie Payton ... Annette (as Jomarie Payton)

Keesha Sharp ... Monica Charles Brooks

Lauren Stamile ... Anya
J. David ... Attendant

Shelly Desai ... Cab Driver
Marcus J. Oliver ... Party Patron (uncredited)

Season 5, Episode 2: The Rabbit Died

27 September 2004
Everyone thinks Toni's pregnancy announcement is a desperate ploy to lieu Todd back; meanwhile, Maya embarrasses William in front of his new client.

Season 5, Episode 3: A Mile in Her Loubous

4 October 2004
Jealous that William is bringing Monica to Maya's party, Joan brings along her a decoy date in order to level the playing field.

Season 5, Episode 4: The J Spot

11 October 2004
When Joan's dream of opening up her own restaurant comes into jeopardy, Toni seeks help from William as the one person who can help.

Season 5, Episode 5: Maybe Baby

18 October 2004
Toni goes all-out in an effort to seduce and win back the romantic favor of her husband, Todd, but unbeknown to her, he has already made up his mind.

Season 5, Episode 6: Too Big for Her Britches

25 October 2004

Season 5, Episode 7: The Mother of All Episode

8 November 2004
Joan is caught off-guard by her mother as she prepares to open her restaurant; Maya has "the talk" with Jabari after finding he's been watching adult films.

Season 5, Episode 8: When Hearts Attack

15 November 2004
A panicked visit to the hospital encourages Joan to finally consent her feelings about William; Maya is ambushed on Lynn's TV show.

Season 5, Episode 9: Who's Your Daddy?

22 November 2004
Lynn's adoptive father becomes jealous when her biological father arrives for a vist; meanwhile, Toni avoids Todd's divorce lawyer.

Season 5, Episode 10: Porn to Write

29 November 2004
Maya's slowly waning dream of becoming a renowned author is suddenly revived when a surprise celebrity endorses the contents of her book.

Season 5, Episode 11: All the Creatures Were Stirring

13 December 2004

Season 5, Episode 12: P.D.A. - D.O.A.

3 January 2005
William decides Joan may still have feelings for her former fiancé, Brock, when she fails to introduce him as her current boyfriend.

Season 5, Episode 13: All in a Panic

7 February 2005

Season 5, Episode 14: Great Sexpectations

2 February 2005

Season 5, Episode 15: The Way We Were

21 February 2005

Season 5, Episode 16: See J-Spot Run

28 February 2005


Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Golden Brooks ... Maya
Michelle Griffin ... Caroline Lawrence

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Mo'Nique ... Herself

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan

Tasha Smith ... Shandara Durrani

Persia White ... Lyn Anne Searcy

Season 5, Episode 17: Good News, Bad News

28 March 2005

Season 5, Episode 18: Kids Say the Darndest Things

25 April 2005

Season 5, Episode 19: Finn-ished

2 May 2005
Lynn questions what to do about her feelings, after falling for her womanizing bandmate, Finn.

Season 5, Episode 20: The Bridges of Fresno County

9 May 2005

Season 5, Episode 21: Wedding on the Rocks

16 May 2005
An inebriated Darnell tells Maya he still loves her; meanwhile, Lynn agrees to an open relationship with Finn, as Joan and William restore their friendship.

Season 5, Episode 22: ...With a Twist

23 May 2005
After Darnell gets drunk and tells Maya that he loves her, she tries to break up his wedding. Toni goes into labor. Lynn tells Finn how she feels about him and quits the band.

Season 6


Season 6, Episode 1: Fits & Starts

19 September 2005
While Maya and Darnell run off to Vegas to elope, Toni questions her relationship with Todd; meanwhile Lynn meets a despondent woman.

Season 6, Episode 2: Odds & Ends

26 September 2005
Lynn is hesitant regarding Jennifer's marriage plans; however, due to Jennifer's fragile state of mind, agrees anyway. Meanwhile, Toni and Todd continue to struggle with their marriage.

Season 6, Episode 3: And Nanny Makes Three

3 October 2005
Although initially reluctant, Todd is forced to take drastic action when Toni shows she's not ready to be a mother.

Season 6, Episode 4: Latching on and Lashing Out

10 October 2005
Joan persuaded Toni to start breastfeeding Morgan to prevent Todd from winning full custody; meanwhile Darnell and Maya work on their marriage.

Season 6, Episode 5: Judging Edward

17 October 2005
While heading home for his mother's operation, William must deal with his childhood memories, distant father, and possible heated confrontation.

Season 6, Episode 6: Everything Old Is New Again

24 October 2005
While stressing over whether she should go with a restaurant or legal career, Joan finds herself suddenly pursued by an older man.

Season 6, Episode 7: Trial and Errors

7 November 2005
Toni is suddenly overwhelmed by Todd's aggressive campaign for custody of Morgan, as it attempts to portray her as a bad mother.

Season 6, Episode 8: Hot Girl on Girl Action

14 November 2005

Season 6, Episode 9: Sleeping Dogs

21 November 2005

Season 6, Episode 10: My Business, Not Your Business

28 November 2005

Season 6, Episode 11: All God's Children

12 December 2005

Season 6, Episode 12: The Music in Me

16 January 2006

Season 6, Episode 13: The It Girl

6 February 2006
Joan fears her newfound fame as the cover girl for a trendy magazine is due solely to her sleeping with the editor.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie B. Hayes)

Wayne Brady ... Derek Tyler
Keithian De' Von ... Brandon (as Keithian Sammons)

Eric Dickerson ... Himself

Winter Jones ... Lem (as Tony Yalda)
Roger Lodge ... Himself

Juliet London ... Irate Driver (as Juliet Reeves)
Mustafa Shakir ... Javon Dennis

Barry Zito ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 14: Work in Progress

13 February 2006

Season 6, Episode 15: Oh, Hell Yes: The Seminar

20 February 2006
A trip to a woman's seminar leads to embarrassment for Joan when she makes a thoughtless comment, and Toni is unable to discourage a prospective intern.

Season 6, Episode 16: Game Over

28 February 2006

Season 6, Episode 17: I'll Be There for You... But Not Right Now

27 March 2006

Season 6, Episode 18: The Game

17 April 2006

Season 6, Episode 19: It's Raining Men

24 April 2006


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Wayne Brady ... Derek Tyler
Claude Brooks ... Kurtis Carter

Mark Hames ... Photographer

Garrison Koch ... Guy

Bellina Logan ... Tamara Dukes
Mustafa Shakir ... Jevon Dennis

Keesha Sharp ... Monica Charles Brooks

Marina Sirtis ... Gina Richards

Yasmin Spain ... Waitress (as Yasmin Giles)

Season 6, Episode 20: I Don't Wanna Be a Player No More

1 May 2006

Season 6, Episode 21: Party Over Here

8 May 2006
Events lead to the end of Joan and Toni's friendship.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Jill Marie Jones ... Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Rachel Andersen ... Felicia

Wayne Brady ... Derek Tyler
Alicia Brandt ... Lisa

Loretta Devine ... Judge Jackson

Frederik Hamel ... Guy

Winter Jones ... Lem (as Tony Yalda)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes
Will Kaplan ... Evan

Maura M. Knowles ... Wife (as Maura Knowles)
Loren Lazerine ... Cab Driver
Eric Lewis ... Himself

Jenifer Lewis ... Veretta Childs (as Jennifer Lewis)

Meredith Scott Lynn ... Doreen Reznik

Jason Pace ... Todd Garret

Moniqua Plante ... Woman #1
Tanner Scott Richards ... Jabari Wilkes

Keesha Sharp ... Monica Charles Brooks

Marina Sirtis ... Gina Richards

Sean Smith ... Brad Cooper

Yasmin Spain ... Waitress (as Yasmin Giles)

Greg Thirloway ... Husband (as Gregory Thirloway)

Indira G. Wilson ... Woman #2 (as Indira Gibson)

Season 6, Episode 22: ...Ain't Nothing Over There

8 May 2006


Season 7


Season 7, Episode 1: After the Storm

1 October 2006
After Joan's fiasco with Derek, Javon, and Toni, Joan travels to New Orleans (after Hurricane Katrina) for several months to help re-build homes. Toni moves to New York so that Morgan can be closer to Todd; meanwhile, Joan is hurting because Toni has refused to reach out to her.

Season 7, Episode 2: In Too Deep

8 October 2006

Season 7, Episode 3: Bad Blood

16 October 2006

Season 7, Episode 4: Hustle & Dough

23 October 2006

Season 7, Episode 5: Everybody Hates Monica

30 October 2006

Season 7, Episode 6: If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Boonies

6 November 2006
Lynn thinks that Jabari's new suburban environment may be causing him to "act out" when Maya finds out that he's been skipping school and plagiarized a paper.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)
Kendre Berry ... Jabari Wilkes

Ricardo Chacon ... Policeman (as Ricardo J. Chacon)

James Chisem

Jennifer Jalene ... Receptionist

John Rubinstein ... Dr. Wulfberg

Yasmin Spain ... Waitress (as Yasmin Giles)

Harvey Blanc ... Sheriff in patrol car (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 7: Just Joan

13 November 2006


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Wes Armstrong ... Man

Denise Boutte ... Waitress

Vanessa Britting ... Woman
Robert Cesario ... Alan

James Chisem

Gina D'Acciaro ... Restaurant Patron

Keesha Sharp ... Monica

Christina Vidal ... Samantha Stephens
Richie Rayfield ... Office Worker, not this episode (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 8: Karaokee-Dokee

20 November 2006


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie B. Hayes)

Bernadette Balagtas ... Singer #1

Big Boi ... Himself (as Antwan Andre Patton)

Cynthia Brown ... (singing voice) (as Cynthia Forbes)

Gina D'Acciaro ... Karoake Patron

Allison Dean ... Bridget Thompson

Adam Hunter ... Singer #2

Shawn Hazz McDonald ... Shawn (as Shawn McDonald)

Keesha Sharp ... Monica

Thomas Silcott ... Boogie

Season 7, Episode 9: He Had a Dream

27 November 2006


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)
Kendre Berry ... Jabari Wilkes (as Kendré Berry)

Big Boi ... Himself (as Antwan Andre Patton)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes

Charmin Lee ... Jeanette Wood, Maya's mother
Sloan Robinson ... Bay-T, Darnell's cousin

Keesha Sharp ... Monica
Marcus Smythe ... Newscaster

Yasmin Spain ... Waitress (as Yasmin Giles)

Thomas Silcott ... Boogie (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 10: I'll Have a Blue Line Christmas

11 December 2006

Season 7, Episode 11: Wrong Side of the Tracks

22 January 2007


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie B. Hayes)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes

Keesha Sharp ... Monica Charles Brooks

Marcello Thedford ... Peanut Singleton

Big Boi ... Big Boi

Tanjareen Thomas ... Karin Durham (as Tanjareen Martin)
Cecilie Davis ... Barrista

Allison Dean ... Bridget Thompson

Thomas Silcott ... Boogie

Jamil Walker Smith ... Kenny

Season 7, Episode 12: I Want My Baby Back

29 January 2007

Season 7, Episode 13: Hot for Preacher

5 February 2007


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Kadeem Hardison ... Eldon Parks

Car'ynn Sims ... Chevonne Brown

Gwen McGee ... Church Lady

Keesha Sharp ... Monica

Season 7, Episode 14: Time to Man Up

12 February 2007

Season 7, Episode 15: Willie He or Won't He III: This Time It's Personal

19 February 2007


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes

Keesha Sharp ... Monica

Bruce Gray ... Robert Dooling

Phil Reeves ... Swedelson

Anita Finlay ... Charlotte McDonald
Kat Sawyer-Young ... Allison Lee (as Kat Sawyer)

Lou George ... Head Waiter

Thomas Silcott ... Boogie (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 16: 'What Had Happened Was...'

26 February 2007


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes

Richard T. Jones ... Aaron Waters

Troy Winbush ... Keith Atwood

John Bobek ... Delivery Boy

Karen Elmore ... Yolanda

Shawn Hazz McDonald ... Guest (as Shawn McDonald)

Thomas Silcott ... Boogie

Season 7, Episode 17: Church Lady

19 March 2007


Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Khalil Kain ... Darnell Wilkes

Kadeem Hardison ... Eldon Parks

Ryan Michelle Bathe ... Traci Blackwell
Chimeka Crawford ... Choir member (uncredited)
Richie Rayfield ... J-Spot Boy (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 18: Operation Does She Yield

26 March 2007

Season 7, Episode 19: A Dingo Ate My Dream House

23 April 2007
Maya announces her pregnancy following Joan and Lynn's inquiry of her not wanting to leave the suburbs following a coyote's attack of her home; meanwhile, Monica learns to live without her family's money.

Season 7, Episode 20: A House Divided

30 April 2007
Lynn's boyfriend's, a minister, congregation, resents his relationship with her, as Joan's impulse purchase with Aaron's lifesavings causes their first fight; meanwhile, Darnell and Maya continue to try to sell their home.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Elizabeth Gudenrath ... Woman 2007 (as Beth Anne Garrison)

Sundra Oakley ... Penny Wilkes

Yolanda Coney-Sophus ... Church Lady (uncredited)

Season 7, Episode 21: To Be Determined...

7 May 2007

Season 7, Episode 22: It's Been Determined

7 May 2007
Joan proposes to Aaron; meanwhile, Darnell is torn between purchasing his garage or a new home for his family, although Joan's old boyfriend confesses his undying love for her.

Season 8


Season 8, Episode 1: Range of Emotions

1 October 2007
When Joan buys an expensive new kitchen range for their new house, her fiance Aaron get upset that she spent money without discussing it with him. Later, after Joan and Aaron stop arguing, he receives news that his National Guard unit is being called to Iraq. Meanwhile, Lynn is enjoying her newfound success with her music career and begins to flaunt it.

Season 8, Episode 2: Baghdad, My Bad

8 October 2007
In order to prevent Aaron from going to Iraq, Joan kidnaps him and takes him to Mexico. In Mexico, Aaron explains to Joan that he cannot run away from the war and suggests they get married before he leaves. Meanwhile, Maya finds marijuana hidden in the house and thinks its Jabari's, and Lynn gets a manager, but feels she cannot celebrate because of Joan and Aaron's situation.

Season 8, Episode 3: Where Did Lynn-Digo?

15 October 2007
When Lynn meets Xander, a cute student at UCLA, he asks her to perform at a rally raising awareness to save the environment. But when Lynn's manager gets her a gig at the House of Blues for the same day, she must decide where she will perform. Meanwhile, Maya gets upset when she hears Jabari use the "b" word, and Joan enlists William's help when she hears strange noises coming from her crawlspace.

Season 8, Episode 4: Losing It

22 October 2007
Maya tries to avoid calls from her publisher when she experiences writer's block and is unable to complete her third book. Later, Maya learns that her pregnancy is at risk and the doctors instruct her to stay off her feet as much as possible, but she doesn't listen.

Season 8, Episode 5: Good Grief

29 October 2007
When Maya accuses Darnell of blaming her for the miscarriage, Joan and Lynn are worried that Maya is in denial and not allowing herself to grieve. Meanwhile, Monica and William prepare for their first dinner party, and Joan talks Lynn into opening her first bank account.

Season 8, Episode 6: Spree to Be Free

5 November 2007
Joan is convinced that Maya is not coping with the recent loss of her baby, and decides a little retail therapy will help her recover. While shopping Maya finds out it is really Joan who needs the therapy when she has a breakdown about Aaron being away in Iraq.

Season 8, Episode 7: Snap Back

12 November 2007
At a gathering to celebrate William and Monica's pregnancy, Maya makes a joke that the baby is hers. Worried that Maya is having trouble dealing with the loss of their baby, Darnell confronts Maya and learns that she has been taking pills to help her cope.

Season 8, Episode 8: Save the Last Dance

19 November 2007
Lynn calls Joan, Maya and William old after realizing they never go out any more. They decide to prove Lynn wrong by joining her for a night on the town at a hot new club.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Valenzia Algarin ... Sexy Club Patron

Obba Babatundé ... Kevin

Derrex Brady ... Adam

Ben Cornish ... Club Manager
Liliya Czarina ... Lawyer
Tracy Z. Francis ... Club Patron
Japheth Gordon ... Bartender

Kasey Mahaffy ... Waiter

Chuanda Mason ... Club Patron

Quddus ... Xander

Kathryn Taylor ... Girl in club

Season 8, Episode 9: R-E-S-P-E-C-T, Find Out What It Means to William

26 November 2007
When William begins to feel that he is not respected at work he considers leaving the firm, and Monica freaks out thinking that he won't be able to support her and their new baby. Meanwhile, Maya is approached by a neighbor to write a column for the neighborhood newsletter, and Joan gets offended when Lynn doesn't like her housewarming gift.

Season 8, Episode 10: Deck the Halls with Bags and Folly

10 December 2007
Joan joins a support group for people who have relatives serving in Iraq, but is upset when she finds out they are not planning a holiday party due to financial restraints. Joan decides to turn the Christmas party she is throwing for her old firm into a fundraiser to raise money for her support group.

Tracee Ellis Ross ... Joan Carol Clayton

Golden Brooks ... Maya Denise Wilkes

Persia White ... Lynn Ann Searcy

Reginald C. Hayes ... William Jerome Dent (as Reggie Hayes)

Kara Brock ... Linda
Tj Burnett ... Chase

Ransford Doherty ... Keith
Kimberly Langley ... Lawyer
Christine Little ... Woman in Floral Dress

Tina McDowelle ... Kristi

Phil Reeves ... Charles Swedelson

Emilio Rivera ... Nick

Keesha Sharp ... Monica
Haley Sims ... Anita

Symba ... Judith (as Symba Smith)

Joseph Will ... Mike

Kristen Marie Kelly ... Support Group Member (uncredited)

Season 8, Episode 11: Adapt to Adopt

4 February 2008
Maya and Darnell romanticize the idea of adopting until they attend a neighborhood group for people who have adopted children and are offered baby girl to adopt. Lynn reminds them that adopting is a big decision and encourages them to think about it for awhile.

Season 8, Episode 12: What's Black-a-Lackin'?

11 February 2008
Lynn gets upset when she learns that her record label is pushing back the release of her album to promote another artist, Chrisette Michele. When Lynn confronts the record label, they tell her they are concerned about how to market her because they feel she is not "black" enough.

Season 8, Episode 13: Stand and Deliver

11 February 2008
Joan goes to the school where Aaron used to teach in order to read a letter he sent to his former students. However, when Joan arrives, the students give her a hard time so Maya decides to use her street smarts to help Joan get through to the students.

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