What's Happening!!

  • 1976
  • TV Show
  • None

A romp about the lives of three teens from the Watts section of L.A., loosely based on the 1975 film 'Cooley High.' 'Happening!!' clicked first as a summer-replacement show, and was given a slot on ABC's regular schedule in November 1976. It also inspired a syndicated spin-off, 'What's Happening Now!!,' featuring much of the original cast as young adult (more…)

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01:38 — 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.

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  • Premiered: August 5, 1976
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A romp about the lives of three teens from the Watts section of L.A., loosely based on the 1975 film 'Cooley High.' 'Happening!!' clicked first as a summer-replacement show, and was given a slot on ABC's regular schedule in November 1976. It also inspired… (more)

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