What's Happening!!

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  • TV-PG
  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1976
A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city.

A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city.

Original Release

08/05/1976 on ABC

US Release

08/05/1976

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Cast

Haywood Nelson Dwayne Nelson
Ernest Thomas Roger 'Raj' Thomas
Fred Berry Freddie 'Rerun' Stubbs
Shirley Hemphill Shirley Wilson
Mabel King Mabel 'Mama' Thomas
David Hollander Earl 'Little Earl' Barnett Jr.
John Welsh Earl 'Big Earl' Barnett
Earl Billings Rob
Thalmus Rasulala Bill Thomas
Fritzi Burr Miss Collins
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Disco Dollar Disaster Thursday, 21 September 1978
2 Shirley's Boyfriend Thursday, 28 September 1978
3 Basketball Brain Thursday, 12 October 1978
4 The Creep Detective Thursday, 02 November 1978
5 Shirley's Cookies Thursday, 09 November 1978
6 The Landlady Thursday, 16 November 1978
7 Charge Thursday, 23 November 1978
8 Raj Moves Out Thursday, 30 November 1978
9 No Clothes Make the Man Thursday, 14 December 1978
10 Positive Identification Thursday, 21 December 1978
11 Making Out Thursday, 11 January 1979
12 Dee, the Cheerleader Thursday, 25 January 1979
13 A Present for Dee Friday, 09 February 1979
14 Dwayne's Dream Friday, 16 February 1979
15 Shirley's Fired Friday, 23 February 1979
16 Food Poisoning Friday, 02 March 1979
17 The Eviction Friday, 09 March 1979
18 The Thomas Treasure Friday, 16 March 1979
19 The Last Page Saturday, 31 March 1979
20 First Class Coach Saturday, 07 April 1979
21 Dwayne's Debate Saturday, 21 April 1979
22 The Benefit Show Saturday, 28 April 1979
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Directors

Mark Warren, Lee Bernhardi, Dick Harwood, Hal Alexander, Bud Yorkin, Dennis Steinmetz, Alan Rafkin, Bill Foster, Joseph L. Scanlan, Tony Csiki, Ron Richards, Danny Simon, Jack Shea, Mary Hardwick, Russ Petrano

Writers

Eric Monte, Alan Eisenstock, Larry Mintz, Sally Wade, Saul Turteltaub, Bernie Orenstein, Joanne Pagliaro, Rick Mittleman, Ted Bergman, Jeremy Stevens, Tom Moore, Bill Box, Dick Westerschulte, Bob Illes, Gene Perret, Carol Gary, James R. Stein, Thad Mumford, Bill Richmond, William Bickley, Marty Farrell, Richard Baer, Jerry Ross, Seaman Jacobs, Bruce Howard, Jim Mulligan, Bruce Kalish, Philip John Taylor, Dee Caruso, Gene Farmer, Ken Hecht, Gerald Gardner, Winston Moss, Levi Taylor, Marty Brill, Mort Scharfman, Eric Lee Bowers, Dawn Aldredge, Marion C. Freeman, Fred S. Fox, Nicholas DeMarco, Joseph Neustein, Barbara Berkowitz, Barry Meadow, David Tyree, Michael Warren, David Pollock, Deborah Pastoria, Cheryl Pelt

Cast

Haywood Nelson Dwayne Nelson
Ernest Thomas Roger 'Raj' Thomas
Fred Berry Freddie 'Rerun' Stubbs
Shirley Hemphill Shirley Wilson
Mabel King Mabel 'Mama' Thomas
David Hollander Earl 'Little Earl' Barnett Jr.
John Welsh Earl 'Big Earl' Barnett
Earl Billings Rob
Thalmus Rasulala Bill Thomas
Fritzi Burr Miss Collins
Richard Couture Patron at Rob's Place
Leland Smith The Snake
Bryan O'Dell Marvin
Debbi Morgan Diane
Richard Couture Student
Michael McDonald Michael McDonald
Alonzo Brown Jr. Bruno
Nathaniel Taylor Ike
Chip Fields Donna
Ray Vitte Gene

Producers

Bud Yorkin Executive Producer
Bernie Orenstein Executive Producer
Saul Turteltaub Executive Producer
Sue Nevens Producer
Norman C. Hopps Producer
Michael Warren Producer
William Bickley Producer
Dee Caruso Producer
Gerald Gardner Producer
Si Rose Producer
Sidney Miller Producer
Lloyd J. Schwartz Producer
Ken Hecht Producer
Ted Bergman Producer

Editors

Hal Collins, Danny White, Mario Di Mambro, Jim Rose, Marco Zappia

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