The everyday life and problems of the Josephs, a black family living in Chicago, Illinois.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Rockmond Dunbar ...  Kenny Chadway 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Darrin Dewitt Henson ...  Lem Van Adams 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Aaron Meeks Aaron Meeks ...  Ahmad Chadway 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Nicole Ari Parker ...  Teri Joseph 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Malinda Williams ...  Tracy 'Bird' Van Adams 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Vanessa Williams ...  Maxine Chadway 74 episodes, 2000-2004
Boris Kodjoe ...  Damon Carter 57 episodes, 2000-2004
Taylor Love ...  Kelly Chadway 34 episodes, 2001-2004
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The everyday life and problems of the Josephs, a black family living in Chicago, Illinois.

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Reality with a bite. See more »

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Drama

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Canada | USA

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English

Release Date:

28 June 2000 (USA) See more »

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Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Nikki Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe met while filming the series and later got married on May 21, 2005, in Gundelfingen, Germany. See more »

Quotes

Mama Joe: A strong family can overcome anything. They just have to love each other.
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Connections

Spun-off from Soul Food (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Sweet November
Written by S. Jordan and T. Turpin
Performed by Montell Jordan, Case, R.L., Jazz, and Musiq
Courtesy of J Records
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Excellent Show
25 January 2001 | by WaltdogSee all my reviews

This show is excellent. I think that it tops the movie. All of the actors are great and the storyline keeps me interested. Now in its second season, Soul Food is proving that the great writing, acting, directing, and everything else of th first season wasn't a fluke. I hope to see this show around for a long time.


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