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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
8 March 2006 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A white family and a black family find out what it's like to switch lives.
Awards:
Won Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
To learn, it has to go both ways... See more (28 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [10])
Rose Bloomfield ... Herself (5 episodes, 2006)

Bruno Marcotulli ... Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Poetri ... Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Brian Sparks ... Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Nicholas Sparks ... Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Renee Sparks ... Herself (5 episodes, 2006)
Carmen Wurgel ... Herself (5 episodes, 2006)
Faith Cheltenham ... Slam Poet (4 episodes, 2006)

Bree Elise ... Slam Poet / ... (4 episodes, 2006)

Chapter Jackson ... Poet (4 episodes, 2006)

Series Directed by
R.J. Cutler (6 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Produced by
Ice Cube .... executive producer (6 episodes, 2006)
R.J. Cutler .... executive producer (6 episodes, 2006)
Autumn Humphreys .... associate producer (5 episodes, 2006)
Alexandra Reed .... producer (5 episodes, 2006)

Nisa Ahmad .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
Jason Cornwell .... casting producer (unknown episodes)
Sarah N. Crouthamel .... associate producer (unknown episodes)
Todd Lubin .... producer (unknown episodes)
Eric Mofford .... coordinating producer (unknown episodes)
Keith VanderLaan .... producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Leigh Roberts (6 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Cinematography by
Andrei Cranach (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Andy Robertson (1 episode, 2006)

Maris Berzins (unknown episodes)
Poppy Das (unknown episodes)
Greg Finton (unknown episodes)
Yaffa Lerea (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting by
Nisa Ahmad (unknown episodes)
Charisse Reneau (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Nya Patrinos (5 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Makeup Department
Mary Kim .... special makeup effects producer (6 episodes, 2006)
Mark Nieman .... special makeup effects artist (6 episodes, 2006)
Alexei O'Brien .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2006)
Will Huff .... key makeup artist (5 episodes, 2006)
Mark Jacyszyn .... prosthetics supervisor (5 episodes, 2006)
Harvey Lowry .... director of operations: Captive Audience Productions (5 episodes, 2006)

Jim Knell .... production photographer: Captive Audience Productions (unknown episodes)
Brian Sipe .... special makeup designer (unknown episodes)
Keith VanderLaan .... makeup effects creator: Captive Audience Productions (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Rita Doumar .... unit production manager (5 episodes, 2006)

Nathan Rotmensz .... post-production supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Eddie J. Correa .... post-production sound (6 episodes, 2006)
Keith A. Garcia .... supervising sound mixer (6 episodes, 2006)

Mike Draghi .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Terence Pratt .... camera operator (2 episodes, 2006)

Derth Adams .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Lamont Pete .... casting associate (6 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Editorial Department
Julie Antepli .... colorist (6 episodes, 2006)
Rob Ashe Jr. .... editor: electronic press kit (6 episodes, 2006)

Ove Langevei .... post-production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Kathy Messer .... associate editor (unknown episodes)
Sara Mineo .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Ice Cube .... composer: theme music / rap (6 episodes, 2006)
Warren G. .... music (6 episodes, 2006)
Wayne Jones .... composer: additional music (6 episodes, 2006)

Margaret Yen .... music supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Tom Chung .... key production accountant (6 episodes, 2006)
Dickson Thirima .... post production assistant (6 episodes, 2006)
Thomas Carmichael .... production associate (5 episodes, 2006)
Rebecca Lock .... story associate (5 episodes, 2006)

Edwin Avedissian .... location manager (unknown episodes)
Joel Goldes .... dialect coach (unknown episodes)
Patrick Roche-Sowa .... associate story editor / production assistant (unknown episodes)
Tom Todoroff .... acting consultant (unknown episodes)
 

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18 out of 24 people found the following review useful.
To learn, it has to go both ways..., 16 March 2006
Author: tfaulkner-2 from United States

I don't get it. I watched the show tonight and it blew my mind. We all get it Carmen is an idiot, but I really think shes trying. She is doing anything and everything she can to be black and every time she does all she gets in return is hate. She asked for help on what to wear and she was lied to. I thought this project was supposed to be about the families showing one another and teaching one another what it is to be the opposite race. Nick and Renee are black and they don't want to be anything else. They aren't even trying. Rose went out and gave of herself and worked to try and see the other side. Nick doesn't even care enough to try. I just don't understand why everything Bruno and Carmen try is crap to the Sparks. They went to church and they enjoyed it, all Brian had to say was that it wasn't real. I don't see Bruno saying that every time Brian is white. The show doest have that much credibility to me because I feel like the Spark's came into this house with the intent to show how racist white people are. They don't care about being white, they don't want to learn what its like to be white. All they want to do is show this white family what its like to be black. Carmen is lost she has no idea what to say or do around the other family and why should she ? Anytime she tries to learn how to be black they throw her in the gutter and say "Well I learned a lot from her today" they don't try and help her they don't correct her. From my point of view the Sparks are looking for a fight, not just outside the house but in the house as well. After any experience outside the house we get this commentary from the Sparks vehicle and its always criticism about how they felt hurt by something the Wurgles have said or done. I just don't think both families are trying very hard. I believe that Rose is the only one who is really getting anything out of this experience and she had to leave the house to get it. The only people who were actually real with her are the people who had no idea. For anyone to get something from this the effort has to go both ways.

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