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The Parkers 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1999–2004)
Nikki decides to go to school to get her degree so she can go to Santa Monica college.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mo'Nique ...  Nikki Parker 110 episodes, 1999-2004
Countess Vaughn ...  Kimberly Ann Parker 110 episodes, 1999-2004
Dorien Wilson ...  Professor Stanley Oglevee / ... 110 episodes, 1999-2004
Jenna von Oÿ ...  Stevie Van Lowe 106 episodes, 1999-2004
Ken Lawson ...  Thaddeus Tyrell 'T' Radcliffe 106 episodes, 1999-2004
Yvette Wilson ...  Andell Wilkerson 99 episodes, 1999-2004
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Storyline

Mother and daughter Nikki and Kim Parker both attend Santa Monica College. Nikki got pregnant with Kim and dropped out of school but now, just as Kim is getting ready for college, Nikki decides it's her turn to finish getting her education.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

30 August 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mo'Nique See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This show was the number one watched sitcom in Black American households for all five seasons that it aired. See more »

Goofs

In reality, there is no way Kim, Nikki, Stevie, and T could have been students at Santa Monica College for five years. Santa Monica is only a two year community college. See more »

Quotes

Nicole 'Nikki' Parker: Well, you know what they say, "There's always more room for alizay!"
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Connections

Referenced in TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004) See more »

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Down right funny!
18 April 2002 | by raysondSee all my reviews

Not only this show is one of the top-ten shows that garners a huge African-American audience on UPN,but its one of the funniest ever devised. Think of it as the female version of Sanford and Son mixed in with a hint of The Jeffersons,What's Happening,and Good Times not to mention that 80's show 227(in Sandra Clark mode)for good measure. Moni'Que is side splitting hilarious as the mom was always tries to get the Professor but overwhelming results. Countress Vaughn is the daughter Kim along with her friends tries to conjure up one lame scheme after another. When you see it,you'll be crying laughing!


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