Aired: 1994- 1995 (ABC)
DAD: Josh Jerrico (Ralph Lewis Harris) / Eldest brother
DAD’S JOB: Restaurant busboy
KIDS: Jimi Jerrico (Jojo Smollett), Jai Jerrico (Jazz Smollett), Jesse Jerrico (Jussie Smollett), Jordee Jerrico (Jurnee Smollett), Joc Jerrico (Jake Smollett), Jarreau Jerrico (Jocqui Smollett)
WHERE’S MOM?: Mom and Dad are dead — car accident
STAND-IN “MOM”: Josh Jerrico’s cross-dressing alter ego, “Aunt Jelcinda”
Think Party of Five and you’ve got the story. Oh, and eldest son’s cross-dressing is something obviously ripped out of Mrs. Doubtfire. Yawn.