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It’s been practically 25 years since we first met headstrong teenager Moesha Mitchell and her Leimert Park crew with the 1996 debut of Moesha. The household sitcom, initially ordered to pilot by CBS earlier than making its approach to the now-defunct UPN, proved to be one of many fledgling community’s biggest successes and helped flip rising star Brandy right into a family identify.
Telling the story of an upper-middle class Black household via the eyes of a typical teenage lady questioning if she’s, as the enduring theme music asks, realizing her accountability, the present ran for six seasons via May 2001. At the peak of its reputation, it even birthed a derivative collection, The Parkers, that lasted for 5 seasons of its personal.
After going off the air, the present bounced round in syndication, popping up on networks like WGN America, BET and Fuse whereas by no means staying in a single place for very lengthy. But because of Netflix including Moesha to its library of content material in August 2020, a complete new era has begun to find the Mitchell household.