The Cleveland Show (2009) - S02E16 The Way the Cookie Crumbles - Yarn is the best way to find video clips by quote. Like it's forefather, The Cleveland Show shares the same aesthetic and skewers the oafish, albeit well-intentioned, middle-America, middle-aged male. Tim the Bear is one of Cleveland and Donna 's neighbors in Stoolbend that just happens to be a bear from The Cleveland Show. She is shown with an extremely large posterior, that is joked about often in the series. "[34] Matt Rouse of TV Guide wrote, "The lamest, most unnecessary spin-off since Private Practice, Cleveland rests on the shoulders of the hopelessly bland title character". In "Birth of a Salesman," both Roberta and Rallo are disturbed by how clean and attentive Cleveland Jr. is in regards to Donna's parental requests. Review aggregator Metacritic gave the show a score of 57 out of 100. Find the exact moment in a TV show, movie, or music video you want to share. In "Pilot" he moves to the town of Stoolbend, Virginia to show his son where he grew up (even though Cleveland was in love with Donna but they were only friends and she did not know it). Despite being younger than his new stepbrother Cleveland Jr. Rallo seems to take a more aggressive hand in their interaction, openly insulting Junior. "[36], American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Awards, "Fox announces 2013-14 fall schedule, which includes return of Kiefer Sutherland's '24, Breaking News – FOX Announces Fall Premiere Dates for the 2009–2010 Season, Breaking News – Development Update: February 29 – March 4, Breaking News – Development Update: Monday, May 5, Breaking News – FOX Announces Primetime Slate for 2008–2009 Season, Breaking News – OH... Hey, Y'All! Lv 5. A staple of 60's cartoons was in addition to human … However, she seems able to share plenty of witty dialogue with her brother, apparently seeing him as something of an intellectual equal, despite his age. The Cleveland Show crossovers have all involved two other animated programs. However, Cleveland gets visibly annoyed with racist behavior. [31] Tom Shales of The Washington Post spoke very negatively about both the show and MacFarlane himself, describing him as "no better than the dirty old man hanging around playgrounds with naughty pictures or risque jokes as lures". [17][18] Cleveland, Jr. underwent a complete redesign for the show, becoming sensitive and soft-spoken. [28], The Cleveland Show has received mixed reviews from critics and negative reviews from fans. [33] John McWhorter of The New Republic called it "a patronizing mess" and "basically Family Guy in blackface". The series principal characters. Eventually re-sparking his relationship with her, they get married and he and his son move in with her and her two children. As a result of her marriage to Cleveland, she has adopted a third child, his son Cleveland Brown Jr. Donna and Cleveland were initially best friends in high school, although Cleveland clearly had romantic feelings towards her. Unlike his parents, he speaks in an American accent instead of a European accent. [24][25], On April 17, 2013, Fox dismissed increasing rumors that The Cleveland Show had been canceled, reporting rather that renewal of the series was undetermined as of that time. She looks up to Tyra Banks, hoping to one day become her co-hostess. Predator, Love & Basketball and The Family That Preys. The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company.Serving as a spin-off of Family Guy, the series centered on the Browns and Tubbs, two dysfunctional families consisting of parents Cleveland Brown and Donna Tubbs and their children Cleveland Brown Jr., Roberta Tubbs, and Rallo Tubbs. Find the exact moment in a TV show, movie, or music video you want to share. After years apart, Donna was of course overjoyed to see her best friend, Cleveland again. The show follows Cleveland's new life in his hometown in Virginia as he remarries his old flame Donna and settles down to raise his own child, Cleveland Jr., now a morbidly obese, shy boy, and his two stepchildren, teenager Roberta and five-year-old Rallo. On June 10, 2010, less than three weeks into the first season's summer hiatus, it was announced that Fox was ordering a third season. 2. He was presumably taken into Loretta's custody after she divorced Cleveland in "The Cleveland-Loretta Quagmire" and has since become severely obese. His favorite meal consists of fish sticks and Tater Tots, and, before his stepfather moved in, he sat at the head of the dinner table. The world to me!". 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Created by Richard Appel, Mike Henry, Seth MacFarlane. He suffers from mild seizure-like episodes which he refers to as "brainstorms" and takes medication to control them. Cleveland is usually depicted as exceedingly gentle and patient, and it is only on rare occasions that he has been known to lose his temper and resort to violence. Easily move forward or backward to get to the perfect spot. He is shown as a more sexual, stupid, and violent character in his new form than he was originally. Despite her occasional kindness towards him however, Roberta regularly tends to neglect and distance from Junior and even bully him with the other popular students out of selfishness and/or on behalf of her own social structure and goals, even accusing him of stealing a chocolate bar over Rallo. Initially annoyed at him making them look bad and did all they could to make him miserable, they become sympathetic when they realize that he never accepted his parents' divorce and showing resentment towards his own mother for her adulterous affair and has been doing all he can to avoid giving into his sorrow. Both the other two animated programs were also created by Seth MacFarlane: Family Guy and American Dad! With the new arrivals of Cleveland and Cleveland Jr., Rallo has shown some initial reluctance to accept both into his life, actively insulting them, such as joking about their weight. 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Donna invites the Browns to stay at her house, which results in a rekindling of their friendship that soon blossoms into a full-blown romance. In portraying Cleveland, Jr., Richardson drew inspiration from a character named Patrick that he had played on the NBC drama series ER who was mentally impaired and wore a football helmet. Donna does her best to keep her children under control, but is aware that they need a father figure at times. In July 2010, the Turner Broadcasting System picked up syndication rights, for their networks TBS and later, Adult Swim. Greenrepresents Volume 3 4. After the first season of the show aired, it was given the green light to start production. However, she has shown to be willing to protect him from danger, such as when she saved him from an ax-wielding Donny in "A Nightmare on Grace Street" by throwing a wine glass at his head. Donna mentions in "Brotherly Love" that Rallo takes diarrhea medicine. The series began airing on Comedy Central in the United States on October 8, 2018 with ViacomCBS sister networks BET and VH1 airing the series starting on August 31, 2020 and September 14, 2020, respectively. Yet despite any issues that she and her kids have, it is clear that they care for one another. Purplerepresents Volume 1 2. Her usual clothing is a green tube top with blue jeans, gold hoop earrings and necklace and bracelets, and white and black-striped sneakers. She wears pink lipstick. Seth MacFarlane is a fan of 60's Saturday Morning Cartoons (Scooby-Doo, Jabberjaw, Flintstones). Roberta Coretta Tubbs (sometimes Roberta Benigni Tubbs) is the 15-year-old biological daughter of Donna and her ex-husband, Robert. Donna Tubbs Brown, voiced by Sanaa Lathan, is the second wife of Cleveland Brown who is 46 years old and works as the principal's secretary at Stoolbend High School. Montclair "Rallo" Tubbs is the 5-year-old biological son of Donna and her ex-husband, Robert. He appears briefly in the " Pilot " at Cleveland and Donna's wedding. Various flashbacks give conflicting histories of his speech patterns. Raymond is a closet pot smoker, sharing his father's trait of hiding his smoking. Her relationship with her children meanwhile is somewhat more shaky, as both her children are the result of a broken home and neglectful father. Though no further context or elaboration was given, his unhappy ton… He is the father of Tim the Bear, who has been mentioned several times to have partaken in sex with his wife, Arianna and in turn, is likely not too kind to his own wife. She also wears white pearl earrings and her hair has a white streak in it. According to Long, she was replaced because producers decided they wanted an actress with a younger-sounding voice, given that the character is a teenager. 5 Answers. He has one biological sister, Roberta. [13] For the voice of Rallo, Henry stated that he originally created the voice over twenty years before; he had used it while making prank phone calls. The fact that Rallo is some sort of child prodigy makes him an analogue of Cleveland's former neighbor, Stewie Griffin. Throughout his childhood, Cleveland's father was very cold and aloof and more often than not, horribly abusive. [4] On May 5, 2008, MacFarlane and 20th Century Fox Television inked a deal. Despite many attempts at making their marriage work, Donna and Robert ended up separating due to Robert's heavy drinking and drug abuse, leaving Donna to raise their children alone. It is also implied that he sees Donna as the mother figure that Loretta should've been. He was an antisemite, as discovered in "Ladies' Night". 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Cleveland's speech is slow and almost elongated in Family Guy, but in The Cleveland Show his voice has a wide variety. After befriending a Jewish senior citizen in "Murray Christmas", even going so far to celebrating Hanukah with him, it appears that he no longer is. Robin. [5] The pilot was named The Cleveland Show in May 2008, when it appeared on the primetime slate for the 2008–09 television season, although it wasn't officially on the network schedule. [6] Shortly after a report that King of the Hill just ended, leaving air time for The Cleveland Show, the show was picked up for a full season after an additional nine episodes of the show were ordered. Owen also praised the character of Tim the Bear, stating that "Tim is by far the most amusing creation. During his time in Family Guy he was shown to be skinny, hyperactive, and athletic. Cleveland Orenthal Brown was born sometime during the '70s, to LeVarand Evelyn Brown in Stoolbend, Virginia, after being conceived during the 7th inning stretch of a Cleveland Indians game. The series premiered on September 27, 2009, and ended on May 19, 2013, with a total of 88 episodes over the course of 4 seasons. The two soon marry, and honeymoon in New York City a few months later. Unfortunately, Donna fell in love and married someone else. The Cleveland Show (2009) - S01E05 Cleveland Jr.'s Cherry Bomb - Yarn is the best way to find video clips by quote. The adventures of the Family Guy (1999) neighbor and former deli owner, Cleveland Brown. He seems to get along fairly well with his mother Donna and has a normal love/hate relationship with Roberta, who at times seems to neglect him, yet at other times speaks to him as if an intellectual equal. The Cleveland Show is a spinoff of Family Guy, created by Seth MacFarlane.The series focuses on Family Guy's former side character, Cleveland Brown, his son, Cleveland Brown Jr, and their newfound blended family, with Cleveland's wife, Donna Tubbs and her children, Roberta and Rallo. Tim the Bear is one of Cleveland and Donna 's neighbors in Stoolbend that just happens to be a bear. In fact, Roberta and Cleveland seem to fall into a rather stereotypical father/daughter relationship, with Roberta being embarrassed by her stepfather's behavior when he attends social functions at her school. Find the exact moment in a TV show, movie, or music video you want to share. The two of them reunited by the end of the episode. MacFarlane centered the show on Family Guy character Cleveland Brown, his new wife Donna Tubbs, his step-children Rallo and Roberta Tubbs, and his son Cleveland, Jr., who, in the show, is depicted as an obese, soft-spoken teen, as opposed to his depiction as a younger, hyperactive child with average body weight on Family Guy. She is a talented and proud Recorder player and wears a wig that hides her gray hair. Roberta's relationship with Cleveland Jr. has shown promise of being a decently caring one, despite a shaky beginning. In "The Cleveland Junior Cherry Bomb", Cleveland grievously mentioned that he lost his virginity when he was nine. [9], MacFarlane and Henry pitched a 22-minute pilot to Fox which aired on September 27, 2009, but had been leaked on the internet in June 2009. Despite his age, and the fact his father has been mostly absent most of his life, Rallo acts much like Robert, behaving at times very articulate, yet hormonally charged. He debuted in the season 2 episode "Love Thy Trophy" on the animated TV show Family Guy. The border colors for the episodes correspond to the DVD Volume in which they appear. As a result, he is able to save enough money to buy a 1967 Mustang on eBay. Similar to Family Guy, it exhibited much of its humor in the form of cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture, though it uses significantly fewer than Family Guy. In addition to the show, she also primarily worked as an actress in such films as Alien vs. Donna offers Cleveland a chance to win her over: by moving to the town of Stoolbend with his son Cleveland, Jr. H… He added: "What isn't black in it is so shamelessly ripped off from Family Guy that it's hard to believe it's the product of creators who are usually so studiously 'post-' obvious stunts of the sort. [32] Roberto Bianco of USA Today wrote a similarly negative review, suggesting that the easiest fix for its problem was "cancellation". Here's why The Cleveland Show was cancelled after season 4. 0 0. anthia. Easily move forward or backward to get to the perfect spot. Gomez has stated that she uses her own voice to portray Roberta, and that she herself gets mistaken for a fifteen-year-old over the phone "all the time. "[14] Before Gomez was cast as Roberta, Nia Long (who co-starred with Lathan in The Best Man franchise) provided the character's voice during the first thirteen episodes. He was formerly one of Peter Griffin's best friends in Family Guy and also owned and ran a deli. [11], Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry and Richard Appel served as executive producers on the series since the first season.[12]. Saved by Juan Miguel Gamotia. He has deep religious convictions, often attending Stoolbend Community Church and having his honeymoon in Israel in "From Bed to Worse". He has deep religious convictions, often attending Stoolbend Community Church and having his honeymoon in Israel in " From Bed to Worse ". Jess Harnell voices the character for the rest of the series from the next episode onward. In the episode "Spies Reminiscent of Us", Tim makes a cameo appearance. Thanks to strong DVD sales and a growing fanbase it was miraculously resurrected in 2005 and has been running ever since. 1 decade ago. Rallo then go on rants to kill and harm white people, but changes his stance once he sees that the Krinklesac family are not racists, are not responsible for owning slaves and actually enjoy many of the same activities and foods as himself. Lv 4. This is a list of characters in the Fox television series The Cleveland Show. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of The Cleveland Show with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at TVGuide.com "[14] Prior to voicing Donna, Lathan had only one other voice credit in a relatively low-budget film entitled The Golden Blaze. In developing the character, Lathan said that the producers "wanted her to be educated, but to have some edge. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Reagan Gomez-Preston plays Roberta Tubbs, the stepdaughter of Cleveland. Donna unfortunately was for the most part oblivious to his feelings, and instead dated Cleveland's unofficial rival Robert. The Cleveland Show characters have appeared on other animated sitcoms and vice versa. His best friends are Julius and Walt. Bluerepresents Volume 2 3. Cleveland Brown Jr., also referred to as just Junior and also Cleveland Raj Rerun Dwayne Brown[2] (voiced by Mike Henry in "Family Guy," Kevin Michael Richardson in "The Cleveland Show"), is the obese 14-year-old biological son of Cleveland Brown and his late ex-wife Loretta. For Lester, Richardson stated in an interview that, being African American, he had "run into a few rednecks in [his] time", and decided to simply perform a stereotypical redneck impression for the voice of Lester.[14]. Cleveland Show Love Bear This Is Love Meet You Scooby Doo Disney Characters Fictional Characters Thankful Cute. 1. Me doing my impression of Tim, the bear from The Cleveland Show. Having been friends for years prior to getting married, Cleveland and Donna have a close relationship both sexually and platonically. When Cleveland inadvertently kills the family dog, Rallo is devastated by the loss, but comes to respect Cleveland for all the work he did in trying to "find him" when Rallo thought the dog was merely missing, as well as the effort Cleveland put into trying to be a good parent to Roberta. All were seen attending the wedding of Cleveland and Donna Brown. When Putin's missile had been relocated somewhere else, it ended up going to Stoolbend, where it … A number of characters in the show live on the same street as the Brown family. His antisemitism is contradicted by his affection toward his stereotypically Jewish teacher, Mrs. Hadassah Lowenstein, to whom he declared, "You mean the world to me. Easily move forward or backward to get to the perfect spot. She has two biological children from her previous relationship with Robert (last name unknown, which is a joke later in the series), Roberta and Rallo, and she has kept her maiden name (seen in "Pilot", Cleveland says, "Back in high school, I would have given anything to spend the night at Donna Tubbs' house."). Neither Roberta nor her brother Rallo are initially pleased with the arrival of Cleveland and Cleveland Brown Jr., though both appear to accept their mother marrying Cleveland without much issue. With Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jason Sudeikis. Despite Cleveland's attempts to get Donna to see Robert for what he truly was (a self-centered, irresponsible jerk), Donna ended up marrying Robert shortly after graduation. [1] Cleveland has since returned to Family Guy, accompanied by the rest of the Brown-Tubbs family, as of the twelfth season episode "He's Bla-ack!". Eventually she accepts Cleveland as her father. Initially both Roberta and Rallo are disturbed by how clean and attentive Cleveland Jr. is in regards to Donna's parental requests. In "Mama Drama", it is revealed that her mother is Dee Dee Tubbs who was part of a band in the 1960s until she left Donna with Uncle Kevin. The series was conceived by MacFarlane in 2007 after developing the two animated series Family Guy and American Dad! The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company. Rallo frequently runs errands for his mother but never remembers to get the change. Contents[show] Cast Version 1 Yogi Bear as Cleveland Brown Cindy Bear as Loretta Brown/Donna Tubbs Floral Rugg as Roberta Tubbs Boo-Boo Bear as Cleveland Brown, Jr. Shag Rugg as Rallo Tubbs Huckleberry Hound as Lester Krinklesac Desert Flower as Kendra Krinklesac Augie Doggie as Ernie Krinklesac Quick Draw McGraw as Holt Richter Snagglepuss as Tim the Bear Lila as Arianna the Bear … [26][27] However, on May 13, 2013, in the New York Daily News, Fox Chairman of Entertainment Kevin Reilly confirmed its cancellation. She can also talk like Robert, although she seems a bit resentful of his failures as a parent compared to the sense of hero worship Rallo feels toward him. Sanaa Lathan voices Donna Tubbs, the wife of Cleveland, stepmother of Cleveland Brown Jr., and mother of Roberta and Rallo Tubbs. As a result of his mother marrying Cleveland, Rallo has gained Cleveland Brown Jr. as a stepbrother, Rallo has a light blue shirt with dark blue shorts and red sneakers and he sports a black Afro. Seth MacFarlane initially conceived The Cleveland Show in 2007 while working on his other two animated series, Family Guy and American Dad!. Seth MacFarlane played Tim the Bear up until season 3 episode 10, which MacFarlane admits is a "Steve Martin impression [...] a Wild and Crazy Guy impression". It was revealed in the episode "The Hurricane!" Bryan Cranston briefly joined the cast of The Cleveland Show to replace Seth MacFarlane during season 4. The series was canceled after its fourth season. MacFarlane has been behind several successful movies and TV shows, although it is Family Guy that is what he is still best known for. Answer Save. This is where he got his name from. Other voices include that of Arianna Huffington as Tim's wife Arianna the Bear, Nat Faxon as Tim and Arianna's son Raymond the Bear, Jamie Kennedy as Roberta's boyfriend Gabriel Friedman, a.k.a. Rallo seems to somewhat value cleanliness and etiquette from houseguests, as demonstrated by his indignant reaction to Cleveland and Cleveland Jr., not making their beds after staying the night with the Tubbs family in the pilot. Magentarepresents Volume 4 Sudeikis originally began as a recurring cast member, but starting with the episode "Harder, Better, Faster, Browner", he was promoted to a series regular. Papa Bear is a semi-recurring antagonist from the FOX animated sitcom The Cleveland Show. Donna comes off much more patient and understanding than Cleveland's first wife, Loretta, and is more attentive to him as well. ", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Cleveland_Show&oldid=993241352, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Best Voice Acting in an Animated Television Production, Outstanding Achievement in Casting – Television Animation, This page was last edited on 9 December 2020, at 15:25. From the feverish and fertile imagination of "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane comes this offbeat animated sitcom about Cleveland Brown, a nice guy… [35] However, Rob Owen of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was more positive about the program, writing that although The Cleveland Show was "just as rude-crude" as Family Guy, it also had "more warmth" due to Cleveland being a more likeable character than Peter Griffin. [23] The series first aired on Adult Swim in the United States on September 29, 2012. what kind of accent does tim the bear, from the cleveland show, have? This is a list of characters in the Fox television series The Cleveland Show. [15], Kevin Michael Richardson, a recurring guest voice on Family Guy and American Dad!, portrays Cleveland, Jr., as well as Cleveland's next door neighbor Lester Krinklesac. Left to right: Ernie Krinklesac, Tim the Bear, Cleveland Jr., Arianna the Bear, Terry Kimple, Rallo Tubbs, Donna Tubbs, Cleveland Brown, Roberta Tubbs, Federline Jones, Lester Krinklesac, and Holt Richter. Together, Rallo and Roberta do all they can to help Cleveland Jr. let his feelings out and at the same time, they accept him as their brother. He was voiced by Jess Harnell. [citation needed] Even before the pilot episode premiered, the show had already been renewed for a 22-episode second season. Together Rallo and Roberta do all they can to help Cleveland Jr. let his feelings out and at the same time, they accept him as their brother. She takes care of odd jobs, assisting Principal Wally when he is indisposed and serving as a secretary of sorts (she can type 85 words per minute). She has been dating a less than respectable boy by the name of Federline Jones, who Donna does not much approve of, but who Cleveland has managed to bully into submission. Roberta seems to have an archrival in Lacey Stapleton. He often acts as the voice of caution when other characters hatch harebrained schemes. Cleveland's newly introduced family includes his new wife, Donna Tubbs Brown (voiced by Sanaa Lathan);[16] Donna's daughter Roberta (originally voiced by Nia Long, but later voiced by Reagan Gomez-Preston); and Donna's son Rallo (also voiced by Mike Henry). In an alternate universe, Family Guy is a cult animated sitcom that was prematurely canned in its third season back in 2002. He is a portly 46-year-old African-American man who is very polite to everyone and has a unique laugh. The Cleveland Show (TV Series 2009–2013) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Many years ago, Cleveland Brown fell in love with the beautiful Donna. 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