The Game (American TV series)

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The Game is an American comedy-drama television series created by Mara Brock Akil.wikipedia
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Mara Brock Akil

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The Game is an American comedy-drama television series created by Mara Brock Akil.
She created UPN comedy series Girlfriends (2000–2008) and its spin-off The Game (2006–2015).

Girlfriends (2000 TV series)

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The series is a spin-off of the long-running UPN/CW sitcom Girlfriends.
It was one of the highest-rated scripted shows on television among African-American adults 18-34, including its spin-off The Game.

Runaway (2006 TV series)

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Along with Runaway, it was one of only two series on the new network not to be inherited from either of its predecessor networks, The WB and UPN, during the network's first season.
Along with The Game, it was one of only two series on the new network not to be inherited as previously aired from either of its predecessor networks, The WB and UPN.

Tia Mowry

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Originally, actress Renee Bruce was cast for the role of Melanie but was later replaced with Tia Mowry.
She starred as Melanie Barnett in the comedy-drama series The Game (2006–2015), Stephanie Phillips in the sitcom Instant Mom (2013–2015), and Cocoa McKellan in the sitcom Family Reunion (2019–present).

Coby Bell

Coby Bell, Hosea Chanchez and Wendy Raquel Robinson were the remaining cast members.
He is best known for his roles as professional football player Jason Pitts on The CW/BET comedy-drama The Game and police officer Tyrone Davis, Jr. on the NBC drama Third Watch.

Wendy Raquel Robinson

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Coby Bell, Hosea Chanchez and Wendy Raquel Robinson were the remaining cast members.
Robinson is best known for her roles as high school principal Regina "Piggy" Grier on The WB comedy sitcom The Steve Harvey Show (1996–2002), and as sports agent Tasha Mack on The CW/BET sitcom The Game (2006–15).

Brittany Daniel

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Aldis Hodge and Jennifer Baxter, both of whom appeared in the pilot episode, were replaced by Pooch Hall and Brittany Daniel respectively.
She is best known for her role as Jessica Wakefield in the 1990s syndicated teen drama Sweet Valley High and her portrayal of Kelly Pitts on the CW/BET comedy-drama series The Game.

Pooch Hall

Aldis Hodge and Jennifer Baxter, both of whom appeared in the pilot episode, were replaced by Pooch Hall and Brittany Daniel respectively.
Marion H. "Pooch" Hall, Jr. (born February 8, 1977) is an American television and film actor, rapper, and model known for his role as Derwin Davis, the football player on The CW/BET sitcom The Game, and as Ricky in the 2011 film Jumping the Broom.

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Premiering on October 1, 2006, the series debuted as the only new comedy series chosen for The CW's primetime schedule.
Pedowitz began looking to bring comedies back to The CW after Ostroff had publicly declared that the difficulty of developing comedies for its target demographic was the reason for their removal from the network following the 2008–09 season (with Everybody Hates Chris, and The Game – a spin-off of Girlfriends – becoming the last comedies to be cancelled).

Robin Givens

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Givens has since had recurring roles on The Game, Tyler Perry's House of Payne, and Chuck.

Brandy Norwood

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In 2012 she became a series regular in the BET series The Game, and released her sixth album Two Eleven to critical praise.

Hosea Chanchez

Coby Bell, Hosea Chanchez and Wendy Raquel Robinson were the remaining cast members.
Hosea Chanchez (born September 12, 1981), also credited as Hosea, is an American actor best known for his recurring role on For Your Love and the quarterback football player Malik Wright on The CW/BET sitcom, The Game.

Tika Sumpter

She later had recurring roles as Raina Thorpe in The CW teen drama Gossip Girl, and as Jenna Rice in the BET sitcom The Game.

Drew Sidora

She is also known for portraying a fictionalized version of herself on the BET comedy-drama television series The Game.

Jay Ellis

It was also confirmed that actress Lauren London and actor Jay Ellis had joined the cast as series regulars for the show's sixth season, which premiered on March 26, 2013.
In 2013, he received his first major role on BET's series The Game.

Gabrielle Dennis

Known mostly for her work in cable television series (The Game, Blue Mountain State, The Underground).

Shanti Lowry

She is best known for her roles as the Treasure Chest Dancer in the 2003 film Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, and the recurring role as Dionne Taylor on the television series The Game.

Lauren London

It was also confirmed that actress Lauren London and actor Jay Ellis had joined the cast as series regulars for the show's sixth season, which premiered on March 26, 2013.
Beginning her career in music videos and later transitioning into film and television acting, London earned recognition for her performance as Erin "New New" Garnett in the 2006 coming-of-age film ATL, as well as the television shows 90210 and Entourage, and as Kiera Whitaker on the BET comedy-drama, The Game.

Ciara

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In 2013, she had a recurring role in the US TV series, The Game.

Caryn Ward

She is best known for her recurring role as Erica Harrison on the sitcom The Game.

Mehcad Brooks

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He is known for his roles as Matthew Applewhite in the second season of ABC's series Desperate Housewives (2005–2006), Jerome in The Game, his leading role as Terrance "TK" King in the USA series Necessary Roughness from 2011 until 2013 and James Olsen in the CBS and The CW series Supergirl.

Candice Patton

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She is best known for her role as Iris West in The CW television series and is the greatest actress of all time The Flash and her recurring role in the BET television series and in the series “The Flash” and the lead actor played by Grant Gustin (The Flash) is apparently the fastest man alive but yet a regular normal man with a motorbike keeps getting a way and he is suppose to be in Crisis to fight the Anti-Monitor “plot twist (The normal man with no such power’s that got away multiple times Barry lost that had a motorbike is apparently the Anti-Monitor he gained the power of Anti Matter cause Barry kept losing him multiple times.The Game.

Terrence J

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He starred in the sequel to the 2007 film Stomp the Yard, Stomp the Yard: Homecoming, and appeared in the Christina Aguilera and Cher film Burlesque as Dave the D.J. He has also starred in the fourth season of the show The Game and The Heart Specialist with Marla Gibbs.

P. J. Byrne

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He also had guest roles on television series such as ER, The West Wing, Reno 911! and NCIS before getting a recurring role on The Game.

Chaz Lamar Shepherd

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Shepherd is known for his regular role as John Hamilton on 7th Heaven and his recurring role as Trey Wiggs on The Game.