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College freshman Steve Karp, his girlfriend and their fellow dormmates embark on one the greatest experiences of their lives. Unfortunately for Steve, his lonely and recently divorced father is tagging along for the ride.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2002

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...  Steven Karp 18 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Lizzie Exley 18 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Lloyd Haythe 18 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Rachel Lindquist 18 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Ron Garner 18 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Marshall Nesbitt 18 episodes, 2001-2003
Christina Payano ...  Tina Ellroy / ... 12 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Hal Karp 12 episodes, 2001-2002
...  Perry 11 episodes, 2001-2003
Leroy Adams ...  Adam / ... 8 episodes, 2001-2003
...  Eric 8 episodes, 2001-2003
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Misadventures of college freshman Steven Karp, his fellow freshman and first ever girlfriend Lizzie Exley, Steven's self-confidant sophisticated womanizing British college roommate Lloyd Haythe, Lizzie's endearing college roommate with a wild side Rachel Lindquist, Steven's chubby happy-go-lucky college roommate Ron Garner, Steven's weird college roommate Marshall Nesbitt, Lizzie's loving but obsessive ex boyfriend Eric, and Steven's sympathetic geeky dad, who's just been dumped by Steven's mom which triggered his midlife crisis.

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Forget about home. There's no place like a co-ed dorm.

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25 September 2001 (USA)  »

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American Campus - Reif für die Uni?  »

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The show's characters where based on the actual actors and actresses playing them, and the series pilot wasn't written, until all the parts were cast. The pilot episode was largely improvised, with the actors and actresses making up most of their own dialogue. See more »

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The exterior shot of the dorm the characters reside in is only 3 stories high, yet the characters live on the 4th floor and Hillary lives on the 10th floor. See more »

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Rachel Lindquist: [Rachel has just discovered Marshall's new Japanese girlfriend, who doesn't speak English] She's got the boobs of a six-year-old and she's like, dumb.
Lloyd Haythe: I don't think a dumb girl is necessarily wrong for him.
Ron Garner: She's not dumb, she just seems dumb 'cause she's foreign. Ha! Like you, Lloyd.
Lloyd Haythe: I'm going to hurt you when you least expect it.
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This has a lot of promise
25 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

The ad campaign Fox ran made this show seem like a TV version of 'American Pie." The truth is much better; in fact, this has the potential to be a truly great show. Produced by Judd Apatow, creator of the much-missed "Freaks and Geeks," Undeclared has many of the same elements that made F&G so loved.

Funny, painful and sweet at the same time, Undeclared will bring back memories of what young adulthood truly is like. Jay Baruchel plays freshman Steven Karp with just the right mixture of burgeoning self-confidence and massive insecurity. The opening scene, where he celebrates his newfound adulthood by tearing his X-Files poster in half, then immediately becoming overwhelmed by remorse, is a classic.

A premiere does not a show make, but this has a lot of promise. Especially for those of who continue to mourn F&G, Undeclared show offers something we haven't seen since the former show's demise: an intelligent, emotionally true portrait of youth.


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