A loveable goofball uncle becomes the guardian of his nephew, a 12-year-old genius.

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 Vinnie Bassett (20 episodes, 2013)
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 Wendell Bassett (20 episodes, 2013)
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 Wilma Bassett (20 episodes, 2013)
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 Taryn (20 episodes, 2013)
Israel Powell ...
 School Kid (2013) (15 episodes, 2013)
Angelique Terrazas ...
 Lacy (10 episodes, 2013)
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Jerry Trainor returns to portray a character not of, but similar to, Spencer Shay. Instead he plays Vinnie, the eccentric owner of a pop culture memorabilia store in Los Angeles, whose breaks are spent only reading comics and playing video games. Soon, his 12-year old nephew, Wendell, pays him a visit. From that moment forward, Vinnie's life is turned upside down: he assumes legal guardianship over Wendell. Wendell is wise-beyond-his-years, while Vinnie is clueless, but with the help of his sister (Wilma, a frightening personal injury attorney), the girl next door (Taryn, a newly-divorced Texan girl of Vinnie's dreams) and Wendell himself, he finally gets the hang of it and does whatever he can to make a fine father. On the other hand, Wendell might just be the parent Vinnie needs! Written by Raymond A. Waldrop

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Dorien Wilson (The coach on Bella and the Bulldogs) and Buddy Handleson ( Newt on Bella and the Bulldogs) where both on Wendell and Vinnie. See more »

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This show was not worth to be a show!
17 June 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Ever since, the disastrous Sam & Cat started to air on Nick. I watched the first 2 episodes of that show and was waiting for it to finish. Because it was so bad, I stopped watching Nick. When this show was showing Adverts/Commercials of it. To be honest, I found it quite funny. So I gave this show a shot. So I watched the first episode of it, and it sucked. The acting was very poor, the plot line was very bad, so does the jokes. The script was very poorly written, the jokes make no sense. They tried too hard for it to be funny, so it just comes out as yapping gibberish. Buddy is the worst part of this show, making it even worse than it already is!

But you have to give them credit for the character clothing design, as they do follow the latest fashion. The directing is also not that bad, I saw behind the scene clips, and from what I've seen the filming is very accurate. But this does not change the fact, that it is still a very poor show! To be honest, nothing on set was anything OK or good. It was all very bad.

This was my review, and thank you for reading it.

My score: 2.3


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