A Different World 1987 | TV Show

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A spin-off of 'The Cosby Show' finds Denise Huxtable on her own at Hillman College. Although Denise only remained at school for one year, several of her core of classmates stuck it out for the sitcom's six-year run.

Premiered: September 24, 1987

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 8 If Chosen, I May Not Run

First Aired: December 3, 1987

In the family tradition of "Combustible" Huxtable (Bill Cosby), Denise (Lisa Bonet) is chosen for Hillman's track team, but after a few practices she starts running out of steam. Maggie: Marisa Tomei. Jaleesa: Dawnn Lewis.

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November 19, 1987

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December 10, 1987

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