Thurgood Stubbs lives with his wife Muriel in the housing project where he is the chief superintendent. The show, created by Eddie Murphy (who provides Stubbs' voice), follows the adventures of the Stubbs family and the others in the building, animated through a process known as 'Foamation.'
Last Episode03x10 A Race To His Credit Aired: May. 20, 2001
Thurgood gets a credit card and thinks it's free money, and after he buys thing left and right he ends up with a huge debt.
Series Fun Facts
- Although the PJs is modeled after the Brewster-Douglas public housing projects in Detroit, Michigan, the show takes place in the inner cities of Chicago, Illinois.
- An episode of Futurama featured the PJs on sewer manhole cover. In response, the Futurama character of Fry appears as a missing person on the side of a milk carton in the PJs.
- There are many references to classic movies throughout the series including Casablanca, Dr Strangelove, and A Clockwork Orange.