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The Cleveland Show 

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The adventures of the Family Guy (1999) neighbor and former deli owner, Cleveland Brown.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mike Henry ...  Cleveland Brown / ... 88 episodes, 2009-2013
Sanaa Lathan ...  Donna Tubbs 88 episodes, 2009-2013
Kevin Michael Richardson ...  Lester Krinklesac / ... 88 episodes, 2009-2013
Jason Sudeikis ...  Holt Richter / ... 82 episodes, 2009-2013
Reagan Gomez-Preston ...  Roberta Tubbs / ... 76 episodes, 2009-2013
Seth MacFarlane ...  Tim the Bear / ... 63 episodes, 2009-2012
Aseem Batra ...  Kendra Krinklesac / ... 45 episodes, 2009-2013
Nickie Bryar ...  Various 44 episodes, 2009-2012
John Viener ...  Announcer / ... 42 episodes, 2009-2013
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Storyline

This FOX animated comedy is a spin-off of the much-loved series Family Guy. The series features the adventures of Peter Griffin's neighbor Cleveland Brown. Many years ago, Cleveland made a promise to his old high school sweetheart, Donna. Cleveland, along with Cleveland Junior, move to Stoolbend, VA to start a new life with Donna and her two children. Written by Marcus Stoolbend

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Animation | Comedy

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Cleveland-show See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Cleveland's son, Cleveland Brown Jr., was rarely seen in 'Family Guy'. When he did make an appearance though, he was not large and did not wear glasses, unlike how he appears in 'The Cleveland Show'. See more »

Quotes

Cleveland Brown: Ladies and gentlemen... What if I told you you could have a cracker that's also a phone? Boom! The Irits.
[dials a number on it]
Cleveland Brown: I just made a call on cracker!
[eats it]
Cleveland Brown: I just ate a phone!
Audience Member: That's STUPID!
Cleveland Brown: *You're* stupid!
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Connections

Referenced in American Dad!: Mine Struggle (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

You and I (Are Meant to Be)
Music by Walter Murphy
Performed by Sanaa Lathan and Mike Henry
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Uninspired.
28 September 2009 | by PopcornCoolieSee all my reviews

Being that as of Sept 28th 2009 I have only seen the pilot and it doesn't seem to be a promising show. It's a little funny, it did make me laugh, but Cleveland just isn't funny. When you have a character like Peter (an idiot) everything just falls into place. TRYING to be funny just doesn't work.

I don't see much coming from this show. It's like it was designed by the lowest bidder. They had to make a show because without a show there is no biz, but this is the best they could come up with. Lackluster is the best way to describe it, uninspired.

They need to stop blowing a hole in Cleveland's bungalow. It was funny the first time.


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