A spin off of the 1989 miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, which was based upon Gloria Naylor's novel of the same name.

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Oprah Winfrey ...  Mattie Michael 11 episodes, 1990
Brenda Pressley ...  Etta Mae Johnson 11 episodes, 1990
Olivia Cole ...  Miss Sophie 11 episodes, 1990
Rachael Crawford ...  Kiswana Browne 11 episodes, 1990
Kelly Neal Kelly Neal ...  Abshu Kamau 11 episodes, 1990
John Cothran ...  Ralph Thomas 11 episodes, 1990
Oscar Brown Jr. Oscar Brown Jr. ...  Jessie 11 episodes, 1990
John Speredakos ...  Mickey Adriano 11 episodes, 1990
Jason Weaver ...  Matthew Thomas 5 episodes, 1990
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A spin off of the 1989 miniseries The Women of Brewster Place, which was based upon Gloria Naylor's novel of the same name.

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1 May 1990 (USA) See more »

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Oprah Winfrey and Olivia Cole are the only ones who played in both the movie and series playing the same character. See more »

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