In this spin-off from the popular sitcom The Cosby Show, Denise Huxtable enters her sophomore year at Hillman, alma mater of her parents and grandfather, where she moves into Gilbert Hall and shares a dorm room with 26-year-old Jaleesa Vinson and talkative new roommate Maggie Lauten. A show that follows the ups and downs of college students lives.
Last Episode06x25 College Kid Aired: Jul. 08, 1993
Lena, Gina, Charmaine, Dorian and Terrell decide to rent a house together. While seeing the temperamental landlord about a plumbing problem, …
Series Fun Facts
- Whitley's first season Roommate and "Protege" Millie was written out of the series as Actress Marie-Alice Recaster was planning to have a child. Producers also wanted Whitley to have a…
[show]Whitley's first season Roommate and "Protege" Millie was written out of the series as Actress Marie-Alice Recaster was planning to have a child. Producers also wanted Whitley to have a Roommate/Confidente who was more of a strong willed/independent contrast, resulting in the creation of Kim.
- Dawnn Lewis left the show prior to the final season to co-star on Hangin' with Mr. Cooper. The absence of Jaleesa (as well as her and Col Taylor's newborn baby) was never explained.
- Goof (continuity error): Throughout the course of the series, Whitley's talents go back and forth between being an accomplished singer/dancer and having little to no singing/dancing skills at all.