A faded singer decides to reopen her hotel's lounge.
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 Mavis Rae (22 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Courtney Rae (22 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Rita Nash / ... (22 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Nasim / ... (22 episodes, 2003-2004)
Gordana Rashovich ...
 Jadwiga (21 episodes, 2003-2004)
Mary Testa ...
 Sophia (20 episodes, 2003-2004)
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 Soo Lin / ... (14 episodes, 2003-2004)
Danielle Lee Greaves ...
 Danielle (13 episodes, 2003-2004)
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A faded singer decides to reopen her hotel's lounge.

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America's most outspoken new comedy.

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[Mavis's hotel is hosting a George Bush event in on room and a lesbian wedding in another room]
Mavis: Which event are you here for?
Lady: The Bush event
Mavis: Which one?
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Outtakes and bloopers are shown during the closing credits. See more »

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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Al Sharpton/Pink (2003) See more »

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Really funny
8 October 2003 | by (Montreal,Canada) – See all my reviews

Whoopi is surprisingly a very funny sitcom. Considering former big screen stars Television shows sucked (Bette, The Gena Davis Show). Whoopi actually has me laughing out loud every Tuesday night. Most of the comedy is based around ethnic houmour, but no one is safe, blacks, Arabs, whites, and Russians....but since everyone gets their turn at being picked on it isn't really offensive. Whoopi Goldburg does a good job as a grumpy hotel manager. And their is a great supporting cast as well. The Arab handyman is one of the funniest on the show along with Whoopi's brothers girlfriend who is a female version of eminem. Good show I give it an 8/10


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