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Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues.
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Series cast summary:
...  Tiffani Smith 78 episodes, 1992-1996
...  Sylvester 'Sly Winkle' / ... 78 episodes, 1992-1996
William James Jones ...  Tony Wicks 78 episodes, 1992-1996
Jay Anthony Franke ...  Jake Sommers 65 episodes, 1993-1996
...  Samantha 'Sam' Woo / ... 62 episodes, 1993-1996
...  Lorena Costa 47 episodes, 1994-1996
...  Mark Winkle 47 episodes, 1994-1996
...  Mark Winkle 39 episodes, 1994-1996
...  Matt Garrison 33 episodes, 1992-1996
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Living in California, a bunch of cool teenagers decide to form a rock band, the Dreams. Between gigs, they have to deal with real-life issues. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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12 September 1992 (USA)  »

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Brentley Gore, who played Matt, left the show due to difference of opinions with the creators on how Matt should be portrayed. See more »

Quotes

Jake: You've got 30 seconds to live. Make... it... good!
Sly: You can't tell anybody about the broadcast
Jake: Why not?
Tony: 'Cause there's no chicks in jail.
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Referenced in Peter Pandrew (2015) See more »

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Let Me Be The One
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i even have the cd!
26 December 2002 | by See all my reviews

california dreams is one of the best teen tv shows ever in my opinion. it was really funny with a wicked cast. plus the music that the band did was great! i bought the cd soundtrack and play it all these years later! i liked the way the show had it's comedy moments yet still managed to have some more serious issues in it. about a year ago nicelodian uk were doing repeats of it and i taped every episode they showed just so i can still watch this amazing show.


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