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Living Single 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1993–1998)
Follows the lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in 1990s Brooklyn, New York.
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Airs Sat. Jan. 19, 2:00 AM on MTV2

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1998   1997   1996   1995   1994   1993  
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Queen Latifah ...  Khadijah James 118 episodes, 1993-1998
Kim Coles ...  Synclaire James-Jones 118 episodes, 1993-1998
Erika Alexander ...  Maxine 'Max' Felice Shaw 118 episodes, 1993-1998
John Henton John Henton ...  Overton 'Obie' Wakefield Jones 118 episodes, 1993-1998
Kim Fields ...  Regine Hunter 118 episodes, 1993-1998
Terrence 'T.C.' Carson ...  Kyle Barker 108 episodes, 1993-1998
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Follows the lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in 1990s Brooklyn, New York.

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Comedy

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TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

My Girls See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Overton often mentions his hometown of Cleveland in the series. In real life, John Henton was born in Cleveland, Ohio. See more »

Quotes

Khadijah: Synclaire, I try to be there for you, but you take that fork in the road and you lose me every time!
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Featured in WatchMojo: Top 10 African American Shows (2016) See more »

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Today's reruns are still fresh and funny!
5 June 2004 | by larivaanaSee all my reviews

Loved this show and it may have been the reason why I never watch Seinfeld when it was on its original time slot. I just started to watch the reruns every morning. I wake up at 6:00 AM and watch two episodes back to back. Is a nice way to start the day. I now appreciate how well produced it was and I am proud of everyone in that show. They all did a fantastic job. If you watch, you realize it goes beyond of race or color. You don't think they are African American. You just think they are good friends. They are all unique and I can't decide who is my favorite. You identify with the characters. They are not too pretty or neurotic. They are your own friends, neighbors and coworkers. The message was positive and it remains fresh.


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