Manhattan High School students Jamal Grant and Chris Anderson try to make it through life while avoiding the ire of their principal Karen Noble.
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Series cast summary:
Wesley Jonathan ...  Jamal Grant 105 episodes, 1997-2001
Scott Whyte ...  Christopher Mortimer 'Chris' Anderson 105 episodes, 1997-2001
Caitlin Mowrey Caitlin Mowrey ...  Dawn Tartikoff 105 episodes, 1997-2001
Dion Basco ...  Alberto 'Al / ... 105 episodes, 1997-2001
Marcella Lowery ...  Ms. Karen Coretta Noble 105 episodes, 1997-2001
Marissa Dyan ...  Cassidy Giuliani 104 episodes, 1997-2001
Steven Daniel Steven Daniel ...  Lionel 'El-Train' Johnson 99 episodes, 1997-2001
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Manhattan High School students Jamal Grant and Chris Anderson try to make it through life while avoiding the ire of their principal Karen Noble.

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6 September 1997 (USA) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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A hilarious comedy in the classic TNBC style
23 September 2000 | by earauschSee all my reviews

Perhaps like many of you, I grew up with Zack, Kelly and the gang on "Saved By the Bell." However, following the disappointment of "SBTB: The College Years" and "SBTB: The New Class," as well as graduating from not just high school but college as well, I decided I might just be a little too old for TNBC. Then, following a recommendation from a friend, I turned on the TV one Saturday to "City Guys," and changed my mind altogether. "City Guys" has all the right ingredients for a perfect TNBC comedy: Chris and Jamal, the girl-chasing troublemakers, L-Train, the humorously "slow" one, Cassidy, the pretty actress, the requisite couple Al (the wisecracking schemer) and Dawn (the smart activist), and Ms. Noble, the wise but fun principal who takes no guff. Hilarious hijinks ensue!

Unlike... certain other shows we all know and love... "City Guys" does not resort to stereotypes about nerds and cheerleaders. The gang at Manhattan High "keeps it real" with "special" episodes (Dawn's mom battles alcoholism, L-Train learns he has dyslexia) as well as wacky plotlines (L-Train, Al and Jamal join the ballet club, Chris, Jamal and Cassidy compete to see whose diet strategy will help Ms. Noble lose the most weight in time for her high school reunion). What more could you ask for in Saturday morning entertainment?


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