Malcolm & Eddie - 1st Season of the '90s UPN Series with Malcolm-Jamal Warner & Eddie Griffin!
Shout! to bring us a 4-disc set in mid-April
Posted by David Lambert
When the guys unexpectedly became recipients of a considerable sum of money, Malcolm and Eddie decided to buy not only the old Irish pub below their apartment, but the entire building, including Eddie's garage, as an investment.
Shout! Factory has announced that the 1996 UPN sitcom Malcolm & Eddie - Season 1 is coming to DVD in 2009! This 4-disc set running 510 minutes will contain all 22 first-season episodes starring Malcolm-Jamal Warner ("Theo" of The Cosby Show) and Eddie Griffin (Undercover Brother, Redline). It will be available on April 14th.
Guest stars include musician Montell Jordan, Vanessa Williams (Melrose Place, Soul Food), James Hong (Chinatown, Blade Runner), Paul Willson (Cheers), Richard Pryor (Uptown Saturday Night, Stir Crazy), Tom Arnold (True Lies, Roseanne), Clifton Davis (Amen, That's My Mama), Lark Voorhies (Saved by the Bell), wrestler "Tiny" Lister (a.k.a. "Zeus"), Playboy's Playmate of the Year (1990) Renee Tenison and her twin sister Rosie, Soon-Tek Oh (The Final Countdown, The Man with the Golden Gun), Valarie Rae Miller (Dark Angel, Reaper), Ted Lange (The Love Boat, That's My Mama), Ed McMahon (The Tonight Show, Star Search), Michael Ensign (Raise the Titanic, Wargames) and Miriam Flynn (Grounded for Life, the Vacation films).
Extras haven't been finalized yet, but Shout! is hoping to pull together some sort of retrospective interviews with the cast and crew of the show. Stay tuned and we'll let you know what the finalized list of bonus material turns out to be. In the meantime, here's a look at the packaging!