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Soul Food 

TV-14 | | Drama | TV Series (2000–2004)
The everyday life and problems of the Josephs, a black family living in Chicago, Illinois.
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2004   2003   2002   2001   2000  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 7 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »
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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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Trivia

Malinda Williams who played Bird Van Adams in the tv show. Was once married to Mekhi Phifer who played Lem Van Adams in the movie. See more »

Quotes

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

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Halle Berry/Britney Spears (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Get It On Tonite
Written by Montell Jordan, Antoine Wilson, Brian Palmer, and Darren Benbow
Performed by Montell Jordan
Courtesy Island Def Jam Music Group
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It's Okay....
22 November 2000 | by JBoze313See all my reviews

I never saw the movie, and I have only caught a few episodes of the Showtime series, but I like what I have seen. I'm not a big fan of the genre, so I'm not watching it every week, but if you are remotely a fan of the movie or the genre alone, you might like it. The acting is overall fairly good and the storylines are entertaining. I would watch the show for the beautiful Nicole Ari Parker alone. I think she's probably the best actress on the show, and she goes to make the show a lot better than it would be without her. Not only her acting, but her character is really cool too, so it works all the way around. I'd rate it 6/10 and even higher for fans of this type of show.


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28 June 2000 (USA) See more »

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Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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