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What's Happening Now!! is a sequel show to the classic sitcom What's Happening!!. It follows the lives of Raj, Dwayne and Rerun from the original series as they are older and have jobs. Raj, now trying to become a writer, is married and runs a restaurant. Dwayne is a computer programmer living with Rerun, who is now a used car salesman.

What's Happening Now!! is a Comedy series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (66 episodes). The series first aired on September 7, 1985. It has moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

What's Happening Now!! is available for streaming on the Sony website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch What's Happening Now!! on demand at Crackle online.

3 Seasons, 66 Episodes
September 7, 1985
Cast: Ernest Lee Thomas, Haywood Nelson, Fred Berry, Shirley Hemphill, Anne-Marie Johnson
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What's Happening Now!! Full Episode Guide

  • A plan to fake a bear attack on Raj while on a camping trip backfires when a real life bear invades the campsite.

  • Nadine sets out to prove her suspicions that the exclusive club Raj is attempting to join discriminates against women, submitting her application and winning acceptance as a ""man"" after being rejected as herself.

  • Dee falls in love with a stand-up comic in a wheelchair and plans to quit school and go on the road with him.

  • Shirley moonlights as a salesperson dressed as a clown in order to pay Raj the money she owes him and ends up winning a trip to Hawaii.

  • Shirley teaches a young boy with ""two left feet"" how to dance.

  • The diner is threatened when Shirley decides to deed over her half to a con man.

  • Raj tells Dwayne that age is irrelevant until he sees him at a restaurant with his girlfriend's grandmother and jumps to the wrong conclusion.

  • Thanks to Shirley, a councilman straightens up his act when he realizes that he had forgotten why he was elected to office in the first place.

  • When a bump on the head causes Dwayne to lose his memory, Nadine loses her mind because Dwayne now thinks he's her husband!

  • Shirley's truck driving father comes to town but is too busy to attend the banquet when Shirley is named ""Business Woman of the Year.""

  • Maurice gets more than he bargained for when he takes his teacher's daughter out dancing.

  • Maurice and Daryl enjoy an evening in a swinging bachelor pad with two sisters from UCLA...until the girls' father shows up.

  • Nadine feels like a real dummy when her mother brings home her ventriloquist fiancée and she kicks them out of her house.

  • A little friendly competition becomes survival of the fittest when Raj and Dwayne enter a 10K run for charity.

  • With her biological clock ticking, Shirley is desperate to find the perfect man and tries everything to find him.

  • When Maurice runs for class president, he risks his friendship with Daryl by becoming a political puppet to a manipulative campaign manager.

  • Raj and Dwayne literally get caught with their pants down when they try to rescue Dee from a police raid on a male strip club on Dee's 21st birthday.

  • After being fired from his job and failing at a series of attempts to try a new line of work, Dwayne decides to become his own boss and buys a magic shop.

  • Shirley uses her friendship with an old school friend to obtain an auction item for charity from a visiting singing star.

  • Shirley's new employee Maurice turns the diner into a nighttime teen club to impress a girl.

  • Raj goes down for the count when Nadine discovers that he has invested in a professional boxer.

  • Shirley eats her words when she takes a job as an undercover advice columnist and inadvertently causes Dwayne and his new girlfriend to break up.

  • Raj is misled by a psychiatric patient posing as a book publisher.

  • Shirley realizes that the buddy system works both ways when she volunteers to be a big sister to a teenage girl.

  • While eavesdropping, Raj mistakenly believes he is soon to became a father, while Nadine has instead planned a different surprise for him -- dinner with his long-lost father (Thalmus Rasulala, ""What's Happening!!"") who has care to make amends with his estranged son.