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Girlfriends 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2000–2008)
A look at the lives, loves, and losses of four different women, Toni, Maya, Lynn, and Joan.

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Mara Brock Akil
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Tracee Ellis Ross ...  Joan Clayton 172 episodes, 2000-2008
Golden Brooks ...  Maya Denise Wilkes / ... 172 episodes, 2000-2008
Persia White ...  Lynn Ann Searcy / ... 172 episodes, 2000-2008
Reginald C. Hayes ...  William Jerome Dent / ... 172 episodes, 2000-2008
Jill Marie Jones ...  Antoinette 'Toni' Marie Childress Garrett 137 episodes, 2000-2006
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A look at the lives, loves, and losses of four different women, Toni, Maya, Lynn, and Joan.

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

11 September 2000 (USA) See more »

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Csajok See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Tracee Ellis Ross (Joan Clayton) & Jenifer Lewis (Veretta Childs) also worked together on Black-ish (2014) as Rainbow Johnson & Ruby respectively. See more »

Quotes

[reciting a poem to make the girls forgive him for something he did]
William Dent: This Charlie can't fly without his angels.
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Connections

Featured in Black to the Future: Hour 4: The 00s (2009) See more »

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A Sophisticated Comedy
27 October 2004 | by cubriaSee all my reviews

This show is, in my opinion, a very funny well written well acted program. I find it to be sophisticated and not your typical "urban" comedy. The chemistry between the four actresses is wonderful and believable. I must admit that there is a familiar feeling to the format of the show but, so what there are many sitcoms that are "like" other sitcoms that doesn't necessarily mean they are bad. Girlfriends brings a fresh approach to a old format. I like the fact that all the characters are in different places in their lives and that they are different in their approach to life, I find most of the story lines to be very truthful and realistic. This show is worth your time!


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