- 5 Seasons
In the sitcom The Parkers, undergraduate Kim is joined at Santa Monica College by her mother Nikki, who decides to go back to school with her daughter. Both mother and daughter attend Santa Monica College. Nikki Parker was forced to drop out of high school when she discovered she was pregnant with her daughter Kim. After Kim reaches adulthood, Nikki decides to go back to school and graduates along with Kim. When Nikki reveals she wants to attend Santa Monica College too, Kim is initially mortified with this decision, but eventually accepts the situation. Nikki and Kim's mother-daughter relationship evolves as roommates and as students. Nikki adjusts to the fact that her daughter is old enough to live on her own, while Kim realizes that Nikki has more going on than just being her mom. The series is a spinoff of the sitcom Moesha. It aired from 1999 to 2004 on the UPN TV network.