Rap superstar Master P (I Got the Hook Up) and live-wire comedian Eddie Griffin (Armageddon) cut loose in this hilariously hip, sexy urban comedy that stands up and delivers…the laughs! Miles "Foolish" Waise (Griffin) is a fast-rising phenomenon on the local comedy nightclub scene. While his manager wants him to sell out and make the big bucks, Foolish just wants to chill out and make his audiences happy. He's also got to put up with the half-baked schemes of his always-scammin' brother Quentin "Fifty Dollah" Waise (Master P) - a small-time hoodlum whose secret dream is to start a comedy club with Foolish. But when the two brothers get caught up in a gun-toting prank that goes bad, Quentin finds himself on the wrong side of the hood's most ruthless drug lord, the infamous El Dorado Ron (Andrew Dice Clay). Now, it's going to take more than brotherly love for these siblings to survive the inner-city jungle long enough to make their stand-up dreams come true!

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Foolish (1999)

Drama/Comedy

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Rap superstar Master P (I Got the Hook Up) and live-wire comedian Eddie Griffin (Armageddon) cut loose in this hilariously hip, sexy urban comedy that stands up and delivers…the laughs! Miles "Foolish" Waise (Griffin) is a fast-rising phenomenon on the local comedy nightclub scene. While his manager wants him to sell out and make the big bucks, Foolish just wants to chill out and make his audiences happy. He's also got to put up with the half-baked schemes of his always-scammin' brother Quentin "Fifty Dollah" Waise (Master P) - a small-time hoodlum whose secret dream is to start a comedy club with Foolish. But when the two brothers get caught up in a gun-toting prank that goes bad, Quentin finds himself on the wrong side of the hood's most ruthless drug lord, the infamous El Dorado Ron (Andrew Dice Clay). Now, it's going to take more than brotherly love for these siblings to survive the inner-city jungle long enough to make their stand-up dreams come true!

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Cast
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Eddie Griffin

Miles 'Foolish' Waise
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Master P

Quentin 'Fifty Dollah' Waise
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Amie Petersen

Desiree (as Amy Petersen)
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Frank Sivero

Giovanni
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Daphne Duplaix

Clarisse (as Daphne Lynn Duplaix)
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Jonathan Banks

Numbers
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Andrew Dice Clay

El Dorado Ron
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Sven-Ole Thorsen

Paris
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Marla Gibbs

Odetta
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Traci Bingham

Simone
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Bill Nunn

Jimmy Beck
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John Marlo

Alabama Brown
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Clifton Powell

Everette Washington
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Anthony Johnson

Himself (as AJ Johnson)
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Anthony Boswell

Walter
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Marqel Lee

Shaun
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Honest John

Manny
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Bill Duke

Studio Producer
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Nick Meaney

Director (as Nick Meany)
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Dino Shortie

Card Player
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Loni Kaye Harkless

Miss Ida (as Loni-Kaye Harkless)
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Sebastian King

Minister
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Thomas Rosales Jr.

Goon (as Tommy Rosales)
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Randy Harris

Lem
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Brian Holtzman

Richie
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Linda O'Neil

Nikeeta
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Naomi Matsuda

Giovanni's Waitress
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Lawrence Williams Jr.

Heckler #1
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Mia X

Heckler #2
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Earl Carter

Heckler #3
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Leila Arcieri

Marissa
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Pamela Paulshock

Monica
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Essie Humphrey

Police Officer
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Rebecca Holden

Rebecca the Waitress
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Tommy Chunn

Himself
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Chalante

Himself
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Alicia Chavira

Young Desiree
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Eddie Griffin Jr.

Young Foolish
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Louis Coleman

Young Fifty
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Lauren Peltz

Posh Hostess
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Jeff Clanagan

Court Client
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Bob Baker

Himself
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Lisa Patino

Rene
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Ixchelle Marroquin

Bedsheet Girl
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Gaetano LoGiudice

Tommy
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Gary Cervantes

Restaurant Owner (as Carlos Cervantes)
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Orenda Waters

Flirtatious Woman
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Lee Miller

Bouncer #1
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Mark V. Smith-Sams

Bouncer #2
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Daryl Brown

Robin Harris (voice)
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Jimmy Keller

Ticket Scalper
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Fred Terrell

Valet
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Derrell Cunegin

Fifty's Venue Patron
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Atiim Benjamin

Cashier
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White Boy

Himself
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Drew Powell

Man Next to White Boy
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Emmy Collins

Laughing Jesus
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Cecilie Davis

Pretty girl
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Ed Shifres

Giovanni White Patron
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Fred Tatasciore

Sammy Davis (voice)
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Larry Varanelli

Preacher
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Big Boy

Himself (uncredited)
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Brion James

Ruben Reyes, Talent Scout (uncredited)
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Baron Jay

Struggling Comedian (uncredited)
Crew
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Dave Meyers

Director
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Foolish

(DVD)

9/21/1999

Disc Title Front Cover

Foolish

(DVD)

8/14/2001

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