The Bernie Mac Show2001 | TV Show
The curmudgeonly comedian and his wife take in his sister's three young children in this Peabody Award-winning series. Mac's breakthrough was his appearance in Spike Lee's `The Original Kings of Comedy', in which he wowed audiences with his cutting humor.
Premiered: November 14, 2001
Season 5, Episode 22 Bernie's Angels
First Aired: April 14, 2006
Bernie has a brush with death, after which he sees the urgency of passing on his wisdom to the kids. It's more wisdom than they're prepared or willing to handle (although Jordan does get a new boom box in the bargain).