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Season 2, Episode 17 The Occidental Purists

First Aired: April 6, 1997

Wyleen (Hedy Burress) wins the lead in "Teahouse of Okinawa," but a student group demands that an Asian-American be cast. Boyd: Anthony Clark. Cross: Roger Rees. Cookie: Margot Kidder. Jack: Vincent Ventresca.

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  • Premiered: March 21, 1996
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A spunky Southerner goes to college in Boston, where she's looked after by her handyman brother Bo. NBC flunked the series after 30 episodes, but executive producers David Kohan and Max Mutchnick later found sitcom success as the creators of `Will & Grace.… (more)

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