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In Living Color 

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Series (1990–1994)
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The Wayans siblings present an African-American focused sketch comedy show.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
...  Various / ... 140 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various / ... 140 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various / ... 140 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various / ... 124 episodes, 1990-1994
Deidre Lang ...  Fly Girl / ... 118 episodes, 1990-1994
...  Various / ... 115 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various / ... 115 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various / ... 115 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Himself - Announcer / ... 107 episodes, 1990-1994
...  Himself - Host / ... 96 episodes, 1990-2001
...  Various 96 episodes, 1991-1994
...  Various / ... 90 episodes, 1990-2001
Twist ...  Himself - DJ / ... 86 episodes, 1991-1994
...  Fly Girl 68 episodes, 1990-1992
Cari French ...  Fly Girl / ... 67 episodes, 1990-1992
...  Fly Girl / ... 67 episodes, 1990-1992
...  Various 63 episodes, 1992-2001
...  Fly Girl 61 episodes, 1991-1993
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Keenan Ivory Wayans' television show stars several family members and features short, humorous skits, rap music, and dancing. This FOX comedy also has several stock characters and scenarios which recur in various episodes (e.g. Fire Marshal Bill, etc.). Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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Actor Shawn Wayans first appeared as the show's music DJ "SW1", but later gave those reigns to DJ Twist to focus more on his acting. See more »

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[during the "Wheel of the Dozens" championship]
The Champ: Your mama is so old and fat that before the Lord could say 'Let there be light' he first had to tell her to get her big fat ass out of the way.
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Referenced in Community: Biology 101 (2011) See more »

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Brooklyn - Queens
Performed by 3rd Bass
Courtesy of Def Jam/CBS Records
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One of the best comedies EVER
21 December 1999 | by See all my reviews

This show was truly a smorgasboard of talent. They pushed the limits and almost crossed the line with their raunchy,crude humor. That's what made this show so wonderful. They poke fun at EVERYBODY no matter what race. It's nice to see that some minorities can poke fun at their own stereotypes without getting so sensitive about the issue. Jim Carrey is a GENIUS. His roles as Fire Marshall Bill,Parnell the super nerdy dorky schoolboy , and the female beauty queen were hystical. And you cant forget Homie Clause and the 2 hoods who steal things then sell them on their own shopping network. I was sad to see this show get discontinued but I still constantly watch the reruns on FX.


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