Originally a spin-off series to the movie of the same namn, Soul Food ran for five seasons starting in 2000. Starring among others Vanessa Williams (not the Vanessa that had the starring role in the movie but "the other" Vanesssa Williams of Melrose Place fame) and Nicole Ari Parker, it centered around family values and life's ups and downs. Diahann guest starred in two episodes (once in season 4 and once in season 5) as Aunt Ruthie.
CAST & CREDITS
Nicole Ari Parker ... Teri Joseph
Malinda Williams ... Tracy 'Bird' Van Adams
Vanessa Williams ... Maxine Chadway
Aaron Meeks ... Ahmad Chadway
Rockmond Dunbar ... Kenny Chadway
Darrin Dewitt Henson ... Lem Van Adams
Taylor Love ... Kelly Chadway
Written by Maeyen A. Bassey
Available on DVD.
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