Did You Know?
In the series' pilot, two different actors were initially cast in two roles and were later recast for subsequent episodes. Actress Dee Hoty
was originally cast as Elaine Duff, but replaced by Susan Cella
. Future Backstreet Boy 'A. J. McLean' was originally cast as Sidney "Skunk" Duff and was replaced by Eric Kushnick
. The pilot was then re-shot with the different actors and aired. Aside from a 'test airing' the original pilot went unaired until Nickelodeon's 20th anniversary "Best of Nickelodeon" marathon. The original pilot episode aired on Nickelodeon on June 27, 1999. See more