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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 8

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
The CW 01 Oct 2007 11 Feb 2008 Mondays, 21h00 - 21h30 13
SABC1 17 Oct 2008 09 Jan 2009 Fridays, 20h30 - 21h00 13
M-Net Series 26 Aug 2010 18 Nov 2010 Thursdays, 21h30 - 22h00 13


Season 8

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.

Girlfriends returns for its eighth and final year, providing an open, honest exploration of the hot-button issues about family, friends, relationships and life facing women today.

At the end of the show's seventh season, Joan was swept off her feet by a surprise engagement party given by her boyfriend Aaron; Maya and Darnell learned they were expecting a baby and have now decided to move out of the suburbs and back to the city; Lynn remained committed to focusing on her music career; and William and Monica were looking forward to starting life together as a married couple.


Season 8 Cast

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Joan Clayton

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Maya Wilkes

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Lynn Searcy

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William Jerome Dent

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Darnell Wilkes

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Monica

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Clark

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Guest Star

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Jason

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Aaron Waters

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Diane

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Drunk College Guy

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Girl in Classroom

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Joi

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Keith

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Kevin

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Marco

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Mr. Hines

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Nick

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Reena

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