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Girlfriends

Genres: Comedy
Broadcast on: SABC1, M-Net Series, Vuzu, Sony Channel, Top One, 1Magic

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Seasons

Season 4

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
UPN 15 Sep 2003 24 May 2004 Mondays, 21h30 - 22h00 24
SABC1 29 Sep 2004 09 Mar 2005 Wednesdays, 21h30 - 22h00 24
M-Net Series 24 Feb 2007 12 May 2007 Saturdays, 23h00 - 00h00 24
Top One 22 Dec 2010 15 Feb 2011 Monday-Wednesday, 21h45 24
Vuzu 23 Aug 2012 13 Nov 2012 Tuesday / Thursday, 19h00 24
1Magic 02 Mar 2020 17 Mar 2020 Weekdays, 17h00 (double bill) 24


Season 4

Girlfriends is an American television sitcom created by Mara Brock Akil and produced by Kelsey Grammer which centres around the lives of four African-American women living in Los Angeles, California, which takes a sometimes serious but mostly hilarious look at the lives of these four women as they tackle socially relevant issues common to today's society.

Meet Joan Clayton, the "mother hen" of the girlfriends: she's a successful attorney working for a prestigious law firm, very attractive and intelligent and she often puts the needs of her friends above her own.

Then there's Toni Childs, a childhood friend of Joan - she's a vain, self-obsessed money-hungry woman working as a successful realtor and she's generally the spoilt one of the four.

She later marries a white Jewish plastic surgeon but the marriage barely lasts a year.

Next is Maya Wilkes - she's Joan's very sassy assistant at the law firm and she's married to her childhood sweetheart, Darnell.

Lastly there's Lynn Searcy, a roommate of Joan and Toni at UCLA, and she's the genuinely nice one of the four. Born to multi-racial parents, she was adopted by a white family and only embraced her black background when she met Joan and Toni.

The girlfriends have an extra friend in William Dent, a senior partner at the law firm where Joan works. He's one of Joan's best male friends and becomes the "listening ear" when the girls need to lash out at the latest drama in their lives.

Girlfriends takes a sometimes serious but mostly hilarious look at the lives of these four women as they tackle socially relevant issues common to today's society.


Season 4 Cast

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Joan Clayton

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Maya Wilkes

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Lynn Searcy

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Toni Childs

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William Jerome Dent

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Darnell Wilkes

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Monica

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Jabari Wilkes

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Peaches

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Veretta Childs

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Dr. Todd Garrett

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Ellis Carter

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Herself

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Jalen

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Albert Loyla

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Antoine

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Brock Harris

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Candy

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Clark

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Donna Williams

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Dr. Myers

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Jenifer

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Kara

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Kenneth Miles

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Kira

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Linda Dent

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Lucyruth

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Peter Miller

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Robert

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Tina

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Woman


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