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Drexell's Class 

Otis Drexell is a corporate raider who is known for getting the deal done. He is then caught red handed for dodging taxes, and given a suspended sentence so long as he works as a school ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
Dabney Coleman ...  Otis Drexell 18 episodes, 1991-1992
Dakin Matthews ...  Roscoe Davis 18 episodes, 1991-1992
Damian Cagnolatti Damian Cagnolatti ...  Kenny Sanders 18 episodes, 1991-1992
A.J. Langer ...  Melissa Drexell 18 episodes, 1991-1992
Brittany Murphy ...  Brenda Drexell 18 episodes, 1991-1992
Edie McClurg ...  Principal Marilyn Ridge 17 episodes, 1991-1992
Cleavant Derricks ...  George Foster 17 episodes, 1991-1992
Phil Buckman ...  Slash 17 episodes, 1991-1992
Jacqueline Donnelly Jacqueline Donnelly ...  Bernadette 17 episodes, 1991-1992
Matthew Slowik Matthew Slowik ...  Lionel 17 episodes, 1991-1992
Jason Biggs ...  Willie Trancas 14 episodes, 1991-1992
Heidi Zeigler Heidi Zeigler ...  Nicole Finnigan 14 episodes, 1991-1992
Matthew Lawrence ...  Walker 11 episodes, 1991-1992
Randy Graff ...  Principal Francine E. Itkin 7 episodes, 1991
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Otis Drexell is a corporate raider who is known for getting the deal done. He is then caught red handed for dodging taxes, and given a suspended sentence so long as he works as a school teacher at an elementary school until the back taxes are paid. Every week, Otis would do the best he could of making the adjustment of going from the boardroom to the classroom with the help of his two daughters. Written by Pat McCurry

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English

Release Date:

19 September 1991 (USA) See more »

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Oh No, Not Drexell See more »

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1.33 : 1
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On the wall of Drexell's classroom a progression of American flags is shown from 1776 to the year 2000. The year 2000 shows a flag of Japan. This raised a tremendous controversy with World War II veterans groups who claimed that, even in jest, it was in very poor taste. See more »

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Mediocre
1 August 2000 | by eightx10See all my reviews

I am writing the review merely as an informational service; the show was little worth commenting on. The plot was unrealistic (he was a criminal and got a job as a school teacher?), and the children were written more as adults than children.

Only sparsely funny, this show is deservedly off the air.


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