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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:
This show makes me want to puke! 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)
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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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22 out of 28 people found the following review useful.
This show makes me want to puke!, 16 March 2006
Author: paul jones from chicago

The adults in that house aren't really great representatives of either race. The white adults are just really awkward and sheltered (especially the wife), and the black adults are extremely stubborn and too judgmental. I live in Chicago and the city and suburbs here are pretty diverse but at the same time very segregated. I don't think there is anything wrong with a person of any color finding comfort being in their own community, that's just how people are and that's not racist. This isn't a culture clash, this is a room full of idiots clashing. It didn't even take one episode to realize that these people just didn't like each other and weren't going to get along at all…Bruno is an oaf, his wife Carmen couldn't be more sheltered and naive, Brian and Renee are both stubborn and far more closed minded than Bruno and Carmen, which is ironic because they constantly accuse Bruno and Carmen of being closed minded. I think the most interesting thing about this show was when Bruno told Brian that he believes black people are conditioned to look for racism and misinterpret a lot of things as racism. I think that this is a fair statement, but I also think it's fair for black people to feel that way. I grew up hating the Green Bay Packers because my Dad is a Bears fan and Bears fans always hate Packers fans…Brian's parents grew up in the times of Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr., they experienced some really ugly racism first hand! Is it implausible to have that sentiment passed down a few generations? Take a look at the teenagers in this show, they're the only ones who appear sane because they're so far displaced from that type of behavior because they just don't really have that type of experience anymore. I'm not saying that racism doesn't exist anymore, the truth is as long as there are people on earth there are going to be idiots, and as long as there are idiots, there is going to be racism. I honestly just wish that we had better representation all around on this show, the show definitely would be easier to watch if they had people who weren't such idiots.

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