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Adapted from the stage play What's Done In The Dark, Meet The Browns is a comedy-drama that follows one woman's resilient spirit. The fourth season of "Meet the Browns" opens dramatically, with The Colonel ( Tony Premiere Date: Jun 2 Audience Reviews for Meet the Browns: Season 4. Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is a American romantic comedy-drama film released by Lionsgate on March 21, The film was based on the play of the .
In her last appearance, she revealed that she was dating Calvin but that was never addressed again, and she hasn't mentioned since. In the test pilot episodes, Nicole Jamieson was originally portrayed by Rochelle Ayteswhere she was Malik's math teacher and was normal and rather soft-spoken. Kevin played by Kyre Batiste-Loftinwas Malik's best friend who was a recurring character from Seasons 1—6. He was much like Malik in personality though slightly more dimwitted. He was very kind-hearted and generous despite the rare times he behaved selfishly.
He often was involved in Malik's crazy schemes to get girls. He is last seen in the Season 6 episode "Drinking Game" where he and Malik were drinking when they were left alone in the house. He hasn't been seen or mentioned since.
Pookie played by Quincy Bondswas one of Calvin's closest friends since childhood; he and his younger brother Peanut act nothing like Calvin as they are both ghetto and appear to be thugs. They are still friendly but can be rough at times. He is last seen in the Season 6 episode "Payne Showers", in which Curtis throws a "man shower" for Calvin. In the Meet The Browns series, Nurse Renee is seen talking on the phone to "Pookie"—this is probably him because the Browns and the Paynes knew each other.
Peanut played by Clayton Englishis Pookie's younger brother; unlike Pookie, Peanut actually has a real name, Clayton. He, along with Pookie, was last seen in the Season 6 episode "Payne Showers". He hasn't been seen since. He appeared from Seasons 1—2. He is originally from Bronx, NY. Like Malik's mother Janine, Kyle's mother had a drug problem, and he was living with Aunt Tracie while his mother was battling her addiction.
He and Malik stole Curtis' motorcycle and Curtis pressed charges against both of them, later dropping the charges when he realized that they were too extreme. It is hinted that Kyle dropped out of school. He was last seen in the Season 2 episode "It's a Boy," playing video games with Malik.
Tanya played by Robin Givens was C. She started dating C.
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He was a former star football player turned investment banker. His first appearance was in "Stop Being All Funky", when he was taking Janine out to dinner with Malik and Jazmine and tries to favor the kids, which irritates C. Originally, believed to be the father of Janine's unborn child, Janine revealed that he is sterle which the baby is C.
Revealed by Janine, Bryan breaks up with her after learning that C. He was introduced in the Season 5 episode "Surprise! Part 1 ", he is referred to as C.
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In Season 6, he stayed with Calvin and Miranda while Tracie was recovering from an accident. However, Tracie takes him back home after Calvin rejected her advances. He was playing with matches while Miranda was sleeping, which caused a fire in Calvin and Miranda's condo. Tracie checked him out of the hospital when he awoke from his coma. Roland played by Rick Fox is Janine's boss, and head of public relations for the fire department. He was introduced in Season 6.
His romantic interest in Janine has caused some clashes between him and C. It is revealed that Roland is a widower and a recovering alcoholic. Monica played by Essence Atkins is an old friend of Janine who appeared in 5 episodes of the 6th season. She first stayed at Curtis and Ella's house when Ella bought her home from the help center. She was a victim of domestic abuse from her ex-husband. She then stayed with C. She was last seen in the Season 6 finale where she told C.
Jayden Payne is the older twin brother of Hayden Payne, the younger son of C. In the later seasons after his birth, he has grown more than Hayden.
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He is seen more than Hayden. In Season 7, he is seen with Hayden where it was discovered that he may have autism. Hayden Payne is the younger twin sister of Jayden Payne, the younger daughter of C.
She was the baby of the Payne family until Miranda and Calvin's baby was born. She is seen less than Jayden. In Season 7, she is seen with Jayden where she appears normal. Christian Payne is Calvin and Miranda's newborn baby boy. He is also Calvin Jr. His name was revealed in the Season 7 episode "Payneful Visit". His name was not revealed when Miranda gave birth, but Calvin is heard saying his name when he tells Miranda that Christian is sleeping.
Reilz Joyce Giraud was the co-worker of Curtis, C. Angel is the only female of the firehouse and at times get upset with the guys for being inconsiderate of that fact. At one point she got so upset that she thinks about switching to another engine company and suing them. Angel and Calvin had a tendency to argue all the time; according to Calvin it was because she loved him.
When Angel was upset she usually began to speak Spanish. Angel was also known as the best firefighter as evidenced by her several awards and medals. When the guys first meet her they assumed she was going to be a man Curtis had read the "O" of her middle name with Angel, making it appear as "Angelo" and threw water on her as a joke. The character has not been seen or mentioned since Season 4.
The character has not been seen since. Delante Jason Dirden used to cut hair at the barbershop. He was also one of Calvin's friends. In later episodes, Delante lived in the barbershop until Floyd found him and invited him to live with him.
He had a brief relationship with Dana. He got married to some girl he met at the skating rink and moves away to Arizona at the beginning of Season 5. He has not been seen since. Kiki Bobbi Baker is a barber at the Barber Shop. She isn't afraid to ask questions that others are thinking and is very abrupt. In Season 5, she helped get her brother hired, but he turned out to be a drug dealer, dealing drugs in the Barber Shop. She finds out in a later episode that he was shot. Kiki hasn't been seen or mentioned since Season 5, except for a brief appearance in the Season 6 episode "Rehabilitation".
She is usually seen watching clients storm off angrily, not knowing what she said to anger them. In one episode her parents visited, thinking she was a doctor on vacation.
She is of African American and Korean ethnicity. Dana hasn't been seen or mentioned since season 5. Zack Gary Owen Season 5 is the white barber who replaced Delante. He is a nice guy but he has trouble fitting in with black people, although they do like him. It was revealed that he had a date with Kiki prior to working at the barber shop.
He was interested in Floyd's daughter Olivia. Zack hasn't been seen or mentioned since season 5. Deshawn Spears Bobb'e J. Thompson is Curtis and Ella's recently acquired foster child.
Deshawn comes from a broken home, and was initially hostile towards the Paynes, as he has had trouble with foster homes in the past. As she gets to know her newfound relatives, she is surprised to run into Harry but learns that he lives in the same town and is on good terms with her father's family.
At dinner, it is revealed that the eldest son of "Pop" Brown, LB, was the only one who knew about Brenda. On his deathbed, their father confessed to LB that he had been a pimp in Chicago and that Brenda's mother, his mother, and a number of other friends of their father's that they had known were all his working girls.
The family now recognize Brenda as one of their own and offer their support and encouragement. Brenda and her children return to Chicago.
Mike Jr rejects him and leaves. In an attempt to make money to help his mother's situation, he turns to his friend Calvin who is a drug dealer. Harry sees Mike Jr selling drugs and counsels him. While Harry and Brenda go on a date, Mike Jr tells his friend that he no longer wants to take part in illegal activities and he is shot.
This leads to a further breakdown in the relationship between Brenda and her ex. Overall, he just wants to be loved. Vaughn as Renee LaToya Smith: A nurse at the hospital where Will, Sasha, Brown, and Derek work. She also appears as a close best friend and confidentae to Sasha, despite the two constantly butting heads at work. She considers herself as part ghetto. Renee was a recurring character in Season 3 who became a regular in Season 4.
She claims to have four kids. Recurring characters[ edit ] Robert Ri'chard as Derek Porter: A Dominican frat student who lives next door to Brown Meadows and often helps out there, in between masterminding or participating in Brown's antics.
He made his debut in Season 3 and has been a recurring character throughout the series' run. Jenifer Lewis as Vera Brown: Brown's younger sister and Will's mother. Vera means well but she is a loud, controlling alcoholic who spoils Will and subtly despises Sasha. She appeared with Mr. Brown, Cora, and Will in the Meet the Browns feature film.
In one episode, Vera and Brown have an argument and Vera says, "I'm about to be an only child," which indicates that their brother LB does not exist in the television universe or may be a non-canonical reference, to the fact that Mr. Brown has mentioned LB in the series. Tasha Smith as Tanya Ortiz: Joaquin and Brianna's biological mother, who only wants them back for money. She is either in denial or simply ignoring the fact that one of her former boyfriends molested Brianna.
She serves as a major antagonist to the series during her first few appearances, but during her later appearances, she becomes less of an antagonist when she improves on being a better mother to Joaquin and Brianna and helps Cora with some of the household chores when she spends a couple of nights there. She also tries hitting on Will, while he and Sasha go through some marriage issues.
After Brianna gave her a makeover for her date, she has not been seen or mentioned since. Lisa Arrindell Anderson as Karen: The Colonel's pushy daughter. She was estranged from her father when she put him in a nursing home after the death of her mother. The two eventually reconciled.
Ciara Wilson as Simone Taylor: Brianna's dimwitted, somewhat childish best friend who became pregnant.
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She is similar to Mr. Courtney Gray as Jamal: Brianna's male best friend. In one episode, Brianna noticed that he'd been eating very frequently. Later, the Browns caught him stealing food from them.
He is confronted by Brianna at school and he reveals that his parents recently split up, he stayed with his mother, who lost their house, and they'd been living in their van without food, so he began stealing food. Bernard Jones as Milo: A detention-prone student at Cora's school. Jones as Gordon Bob: Cora's ex-love interest from college and the principal at her school.
He still has feelings for her but can't get her to leave Reggie for him. Smith as Reggie Brooks: Cora's off-and-on boyfriend, the school's football coach. He lives with his mother, Thelma.
Laura Hayes as Mrs.