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Reno 911! 

An irreverent look at what goes on behind-the-scenes in Reno, Nevada's Police Department.
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Series cast summary:
Cedric Yarbrough ...  Deputy S. Jones / ... 88 episodes, 2003-2009
Niecy Nash ...  Deputy Raineesha Williams / ... 88 episodes, 2003-2009
Robert Ben Garant ...  Deputy Travis Junior / ... 88 episodes, 2003-2009
Thomas Lennon ...  Lieutenant Jim Dangle / ... 88 episodes, 2003-2009
Kerri Kenney ...  Deputy Trudy Wiegel / ... 88 episodes, 2003-2009
Carlos Alazraqui ...  Deputy James Garcia / ... 73 episodes, 2003-2008
Wendi McLendon-Covey ...  Deputy Clementine Johnson / ... 73 episodes, 2003-2008
Mary Birdsong ...  Deputy Cherisha Kimball / ... 42 episodes, 2004-2008
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Storyline

The lives of seven incompetent Reno sheriff's deputies are detailed in this "Cops" style parody. Among the colorful characters are Lt. Jim Dangle, the short shorts-wearing, flamboyantly gay supervisor; Deputy James Garcia, who makes police brutality an art form; Deputy Trudy Wiegel, the manic depressive, socially awkward officer; Deputy Clementine Johnson, the skanky former magician's assistant; Deputy Travis Junior, the redneck who is never seen without his kevlar vest and sunglasses; Deputy S. Jones, the semi-competent ladies' man; and Deputy Raineesha Williams, the bootylicious black cop with an attitude. Written by Gibborino

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They have what it takes to be cops: badges. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Comedy Central

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 July 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ugly Americans See more »

Filming Locations:

Carson, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$325,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(88 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show was originally conceived in 2001 as a sketch show titled "Ugly Americans" for the FOX network. Scenes with the police characters were to be short interstitials between longer sketches. But during filming, the cast realized that they enjoyed playing the police characters so much, that they decided to make the series about them. A pilot was shot, but it was rejected by FOX. Two years later, it was remade for Comedy Central, who picked it up. See more »

Goofs

Trudy Wiegel's name occasionally changes from 'Wiegel' to 'Weigel.' See more »

Quotes

Mike Powers: Officer Williams, would you mind removing your hat please?
Deputy Williams: I keep a Kleenex under there because it sticks to my forehead.
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Crazy Credits

Selected episodes of the series have fake "next week" episodes which shows whats going to be on next weeks episode, but it's not really on the next episode. See more »


Soundtracks

Reno 911! theme
Craig Wedren
Original Music by Stepehen Phillips and Tim P.
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Everything you could hope for.
30 July 2003 | by sthapns247See all my reviews

This show is one of those that delivers what it says it going to. It promises a comedy version of COPS and that is what you get. They make fun of every COPS scenario and more.

One of the first lines is, "Okay, would it be appropriate to sa-say, "Whi-which nnigger took the last doughnut?" In response to the use of the word "nigger" in the station area and I almost p***ed my pants. The show just got better and better.

The promos for this show where perfect: Showed just enough of the funny stuff to make you want to watch it, but kept enough secret to surprise you. And the slogan, "From the network that has no business giving you a cop show." It was perfect.

With I'm with Busey and this as new shows on Comedy Central they really have a good thing going. Perhaps this is a redeeming year for them... who knows.

8/10... as close to perfect as Comedy Central ever got since South Park.


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