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 Curtis Payne / ... (119 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 Calvin Payne (109 episodes, 2007-2012)
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 Ella Payne / ... (108 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 C.J. Payne / ... (104 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 Malik Payne (67 episodes, 2006-2012)
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 Jazmine Payne (59 episodes, 2006-2011)
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 Miranda Payne / ... (56 episodes, 2007-2012)
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 Janine Payne / ... (53 episodes, 2006-2012)
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At 254 episodes, this is the longest-running sitcom starring a predominately African-American cast. It beat The Jeffersons (1975) by one episode. See more »

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Worst show I've ever watched
15 August 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Words cannot capture just how bad this show really is. It probably sets black culture back 50 years. Horrible writing, impossibly predictable stereotypical characters, and actors that look to be mailing it in make me wonder who at TBS could have possibly thought this was a good idea.

I won't try to summarize any particular plot, since some may view that as a type of validation. Simply put, there is nothing redeeming about this atrocity. Even the laugh track doesn't find this show funny.

TBS advertises the Paynes as "the Huxtables meets the Bunkers." They are neither. They are neither funny nor socially relevant. If I were Bill Cosby, I'd sue TBS for defamation.

Memo to TBS:

(1) Cancel this show IMMEDIATELY; (2) Fire the executive that green-lighted this debacle and ensure that he or she never works in entertainment again; and (3) Destroy all evidence, scripts, recordings, etc. proving that this show existed.


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