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What I Like About You 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2002–2006)
When Holly's father is transferred to Japan, she is sent to live with her big sister Valerie in New York City, turning Valerie's life upside down.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Amanda Bynes ...  Holly Tyler 86 episodes, 2002-2006
Wesley Jonathan ...  Gary Thorpe 86 episodes, 2002-2006
Jennie Garth ...  Valerie Tyler 86 episodes, 2002-2006
Leslie Grossman ...  Lauren 66 episodes, 2003-2006
Allison Munn ...  Tina Haven 59 episodes, 2003-2006
Nick Zano ...  Vince 54 episodes, 2003-2006
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Storyline

When Holly (Amanda Bynes) is 16, her father takes a job in Japan and she moves in with her strait-laced sister Valerie (Jennie Garth) in New York City. Val finally has both a great career and a great boyfriend in a carefully organized life on the Upper West Side when Holly moves in and tries to become a part of her sister's fabulous life. Written by Ruth Suehle

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Taglines:

New York. New Season. New Night. (2nd Season Tagline)

Genres:

Comedy

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 September 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ce que j'aime chez toi See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Amanda Bynes made one reference to her time on The Amanda Show (1999). Holly is watching a clip of herself (a young Amanda Bynes) do stand-up and comments, "That girl should have her own show." See more »

Goofs

In the first season, the door next to Val's door is proven useless. Her apartment is too widely spaced for that door to lead to a neighboring apartment, and it's entrance would have been covered up by a large wooden dresser. See more »

Quotes

Vic: Hey Charlie.
Charlie: Why doesn't Val love me? I mean, okay, I'm not her brother. But I have other things to offer. Children with one head.
Vic: [phone rings] Oh wait. Hold your pain.
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What I like about "What I Like About You"
12 December 2006 | by smooth_op_85See all my reviews

While I would say I enjoy the show, I expected something completely different from when I first saw 'What I like about you' I expected to find something along the lines of 'All That' (I am not sure if it is going on anymore) but I have to say I do like the show and while i don't classify it as a breakthrough show, it is very charming and I do like the chemistry between the characters as well (including the supporting cast)

I would definitely say that it is great to see Wesley Jonathan back on the screen because I really loved him in City Guy. I had also seen the woman who plays Valerie's friend in Popular and while I think that was an okay show, I do not really like her character in this show because she's just not my cup of tea but she rounds it out pretty well


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