Hangin' with Mr. Cooper
Mark Cooper(Comedian Mark Curry)is a single high school teacher and basketball coach living in Oakland,Ca. Between coaching, teaching, dealing with neighborhood struggles and living with two beautiful female roommates (played by Holly Robinson Peete and Dawnn Lewis), Mr. Cooper keeps a humorous, positive outlook on life and provides advice and fun to the many people in his life that he encounters.
Last Episode05x13 Getting Personal Aired: Aug. 30, 1997
Vanessa wonders if Mark really understands her. She places an advertisement in a section of the personals and then tests Mark by telling him …
Series Fun Facts
- After one season of being more of an adult-orientated sitcom about a man living with two female roommates, the show became more family orientated for season two, adding Raven-Symone and Neil…
[show]After one season of being more of an adult-orientated sitcom about a man living with two female roommates, the show became more family orientated for season two, adding Raven-Symone and Neil Carter to the cast and dropping one of the female roommates. The show remained a family show from then on.
- The first episode is filmed in the same set as Growing Pains. In the beginning of the episode, Mark Curry meets Alan Thicke in the set and they make some jokes about the Growing Pains.
- The show's original theme song was performed by stars Holly Robinson Peete and Dawnn Lewis, and EnVogue.