In the center of a storm is Ocean (Monica Calhoun), a 27-year old highly-motivated mother who manages a neighborhood apartment building and all of the problems that come along with it.

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2011   2010   2009  
3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance

A successful career woman has a life-changing romance with a mysterious man from another culture whose lifestyle differences challenge her firm-held beliefs on love, relationships and what it means to be a "strong" woman.

Director: Nnegest Likké
Stars: Mike Faiola, Camille Winbush, Monica Calhoun
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A high school basketball coach tries to turn his team around.

Directors: Robert Townsend, Elijah Nathaniel Wells
Stars: Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Jenifer Lewis, Esai Morales
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An actor limited to stereotypical roles because of his ethnicity, dreams of making it big as a highly respected performer. As he makes his rounds, the film takes a satiric look at African American actors in Hollywood.

Director: Robert Townsend
Stars: Robert Townsend, Craigus R. Johnson, Helen Martin
In the Hive (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Sixteen-year-old Xtra Keys hopes to raise his son better than his boozy, razor-edged mother raised him, and he just might get his wish when he's thrust into an unorthodox alternative school full of underprivileged boys.

Director: Robert Townsend
Stars: Michael Clarke Duncan, Loretta Devine, Vivica A. Fox
The Parent 'Hood (1995–1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A college professor copes with contemporary fatherhood.

Stars: Robert Townsend, Suzzanne Douglas, Reagan Gomez-Preston
Black Listed (Video 2003)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Disillusioned lawyers band together to dispense their own brand of justice on the city's worst criminals.

Director: Robert Townsend
Stars: Robert Townsend, Harry Lennix, Vanessa Williams
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Ocean (26 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Lupe (26 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Peggy (24 episodes, 2009-2011)
Jonathan Biggs ...
 Sammy (24 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Trina (23 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Ian (19 episodes, 2009-2010)
...
 Lou Bailey / ... (18 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Uncle Bo (17 episodes, 2009-2011)
Ava Marie Easter ...
 Kayla (17 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 J.J. (16 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Mike (15 episodes, 2009-2011)
...
 Sophie (13 episodes, 2009-2011)
Edit

Storyline

In the center of a storm is Ocean (Monica Calhoun), a 27-year old highly-motivated mother who manages a neighborhood apartment building and all of the problems that come along with it.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A True American Hero

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 January 2009 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
YAY!! herringfive-1
Discuss Diary of a Single Mom (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?