!!The television series
* RetroactiveRecognition: [[Series/SmartGuy Taj Mowry]], [[Series/SisterSister Tia and Tamara Mowry's]] younger brother, comes back as a not-so-smart guy.
** Not to mention Tia Mowry herself...
** Ms. Grier from ''Series/TheSteveHarveyShow'' is now Tasha Mac
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: The creators wanted it to be a hour long drama when the network became TheCW since they were axing all of their sitcoms for hour long dramas. But the network refused, thus cancelling the show.
** With the fans demanding an hour-long format after season 4 was full of short episodes (some barely cross the 20 minute mark), [[WordOfGod the creator]] is [[http://www.facebook.com/notes/the-game/the-akils-answer-your-questions/10150129289511976 seriously considering the transition]]. Time will tell if season 5 and beyond plans to go that direction.