Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Tahj Mowry ...  T.J. Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
John Marshall Jones ...  Floyd Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Jason Weaver ...  Marcus Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Omar Gooding ...  Morris L. 'Mo' Tibbs 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Essence Atkins ...  Tasha Yvette Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
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Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings. Written by Carol Braxton <carl@sigmais.com>

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Comedy | Drama | Family

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

26 March 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Este chico es un genio See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In the pilot Smart Guy: Pilot (1997), the house and school sets were the same ones as were used in Boy Meets World (1993). See more »

Quotes

Yvette: Dad! You promised you weren't gonna come down here and binge on cake anymore!
Floyd: You want some some?
Yvette: Yeah.
Floyd: Grab a spoon.
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Alternate Versions

On the U.S. cable network BET, reruns of this show (since September 2008) end without the Walt Disney Television logo, but with those of De Passe Productions and Danny Kallis Productions. As such, the only mention of Disney's involvement lies in the copyright notice. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Weird Al Show: Because I Said So (1997) See more »

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I love it!
7 April 1999 | by Peter T. MovieSee all my reviews

This show is amazing! I watch it every sunday on the "WB". Marcus, Moh, and T.J are my favorite characters. I think its funny that a twelve year old kid can out smart his father, his brother and almost everyone else, except his sister. At first, when the show first came out in 1997, I was almost jealous of T.J. Being 10 years old and in High School, and me being 13 years old and in middle school. But then I remembered that it was only a sitcom and that T.J probably doesn't write his own dialogue. The funny thing about kid actors is they do a really good job of making you believe that they actually know what they're talking about. I think this show is great for anybody over 5 years old. Its funny, and every episode is original. I give this show a rare 10!


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