Parents' Guide to

The Parkers

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Moesha spin-off is sassy and strong.

TV BET, Syndicated Comedy 1999
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 1 parent review

age 14+

Not for pre teens!

One of the funniest shows i've ever seen. There are alot of sex references in this one.

This title has:

Too much sex

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1):
Kids say (3):

The show's purpose is simply to be entertaining; as a result, it's a mix of silly humor, life lessons, and contradictory messages. Nikki's brazen behavior, while suggesting strength and self-confidence, also makes her seem desperate for a man. She's there to support her daughter, but her manipulative attempts to secure Professor Oglevee's affections don't always make her the best role model. That said, the show does have some consistent positive themes, including a strong message about being comfortable with yourself regardless of clothing size or body type.

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