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The PJs 

Thurgood Stubbs lives with his wife Muriel in the housing project where he is the chief superintendent. The show, created by Eddie Murphy (who provides Stubbs' voice), follows the ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Loretta Devine ...  Muriel Stubbs 43 episodes, 1999-2001
Ja'net DuBois ...  Mrs. Avery 43 episodes, 1999-2001
Michele Morgan Michele Morgan ...  'Juicy' Hudson / ... 42 episodes, 1999-2001
Pepe Serna ...  Mr. Sanchez 42 episodes, 1999-2001
Michael Paul Chan ...  Jimmy Ho 41 episodes, 1999-2001
Shawn Michael Howard ...  Smokey 41 episodes, 1999-2001
Marc Wilmore Marc Wilmore ...  Walter Burkett 41 episodes, 1999-2001
Kevin Michael Richardson ...  Mr. Hudson / ... 40 episodes, 1999-2001
Crystal Scales ...  Calvin 40 episodes, 1999-2001
Cheryl Francis Harrington ...  Ms. Mambo Garcelle (Haiti Lady) 36 episodes, 1999-2001
Jenifer Lewis ...  Bebe Ho 36 episodes, 1999-2001
Eddie Murphy ...  Thurgoode Orenthal Stubbs 30 episodes, 1999-2001
James Black ...  Tarnell 29 episodes, 1999-2001
Cassi Davis ...  HUD woman 27 episodes, 1999-2001
Mark Moseley ...  Thurgoode Orenthal Stubbs (2000-2001) / ... 27 episodes, 1999-2001
Phil Morris ...  Thurgoode Orenthal Stubbs / ... 17 episodes, 1999-2001
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Thurgood Stubbs lives with his wife Muriel in the housing project where he is the chief superintendent. The show, created by Eddie Murphy (who provides Stubbs' voice), follows the adventures of the Stubbs family and the others in the building, animated through a process called 'Foamation.' Written by Brian Barjenbruch

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Animation | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 January 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

PJs: The Projects See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (41 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Principle animation/photography was done at the now-defunct Will Vinton Productions in Portland, Oregon. Although injection molded foam characters had been in use for some time, this was the first time it was used for a series television show. This choice was an easy one, since character turnover and the less likelihood of damage to them if they were clay, as well as the tight production schedule made the production run smoother and more budget friendly. Will Vinton Prod. pioneered the Claymation and colored foam molding techniques. Like the Plasticine clay still used, the foam color is throughout, making repairs easier and less noticeable than in clay. If damage was severe to clay characters, a replacement was almost certainly needed, causing costly production delays and down-time. Foam core character could be made in quantities and various poses/facial expressions, so scene changes were fast and easier. See more »

Quotes

Thurgood Stubbs: Halt! Who goes there?
Smokey: Not me. I went behind the dumpster, like a gentleman.
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21 November 2002 | by All_Things_ExSee all my reviews

This was a really good show. It was funny, clever, merorable, creative, and loveable. It will always have a special place in my heart. The show had great claymation, Eddie Murphy, Loretta Devine and originallity. It needs to be reaired. Once again Fox cut a great show.


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