American comedy with the larger-than-life teacher and his housemates.

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 Vanessa Russell 101 episodes, 1992-1997
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 Tyler Foster / ... 92 episodes, 1992-1997
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 Earvin Rodman / ... 57 episodes, 1992-1997
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Mr. Mark Cooper is a single high school teacher and basketball coach living in Oakland, California. Between coaching, teaching, dealing with neighborhood struggles and living with two beautiful female roommates, Mr. Cooper keeps a humorous, positive outlook on life and provides advice and fun to the many people in his life that he encounters. Written by knightbk

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Comedy | Family | Sport

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22 September 1992 (USA)  »

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Echt super, Mr. Cooper  »

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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 Nell Carter to the cast and dropping one of the female roommates. The show remained a family show from then on. See more »

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Referenced in House of Carters: Hangin' with Mr. Carter (2006) See more »

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A Show for the Ages...
12 February 2004 | by (Richmond, Virginia) – See all my reviews

Ok, so that may be a bit much. Nevertheless, it was a solid comedy that fit perfect into that TGIF-based Friday network programming.

Except it didn't rely on a quirky family set-up or a set of twins playing one person.

Instead it had a hilarious Mark Curry at the center of a hilarious show. His job and everything about him fit.

The side characters were all great, except when Raven Symone was nearly written into nearly as important as a character.

Vanessa was always the perfect babe. Geneva was annoying, but always at the right levels. PJ was the perfect principal to mock. And Omar Gooding, who excelled in Playmakers, was the perfect Ervin.

Frankly, I still miss the show.

And as for that Tyler kid, hilarious as always.

Come back Mark Curry. Celebrity Mole isn't enough!


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