Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Tahj Mowry ...  T.J. Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
John Marshall Jones ...  Floyd Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Jason Weaver ...  Marcus Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Omar Gooding ...  Morris L. 'Mo' Tibbs 51 episodes, 1997-1999
Essence Atkins ...  Tasha Yvette Henderson 51 episodes, 1997-1999
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Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings. Written by Carol Braxton <carl@sigmais.com>

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

26 March 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Este chico es un genio See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Essence Atkinsbears a marked resemblance to Tahj Mowry's twin sisters, Tia Mowry-Hardrict and Tamera Mowry-Housley. See more »

Quotes

Marcus: The word "can't" isn't even in my vocabulary.
Yvette: Along with most of the other words in the English language.
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Alternate Versions

On the U.S. cable network BET, reruns of this show (since September 2008) end without the Walt Disney Television logo, but with those of De Passe Productions and Danny Kallis Productions. As such, the only mention of Disney's involvement lies in the copyright notice. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sister, Sister: Child's Play (1997) See more »

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They should have never cancelled this show!
4 January 2001 | by HonkonSee all my reviews

I'm right aren't I? The WB Network axed Smart Guy after only 2 years! Why? This show was funny, It reached out to teenagers. It had decent storylines and dialogue. It's very hard not to like (unless you've seen one episode about a thousand times!). TJ is quite funny and Marcus and Mo bring Teenage Guy Humour to the table. Yvette seems too smart for her on good (about the only person TJ can't outsmart in the show!) and Floyd is definently funny! This show just worked too well. The Third season saw the cast really come into their characters giving the show a more mature feel. To sum up this review I say if you want a quick comedy fix, Go with this!


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