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TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2007–2008)
A young Muslim student from Pakistan is sent to live with a Christian family in Wisconsin as part of a foreign exchange program.
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Series cast summary:
Dan Byrd ...  Justin Tolchuck 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Adhir Kalyan ...  Raja / ... 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Amy Pietz ...  Franny / ... 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Lindsey Shaw ...  Claire Tolchuck 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Scott Patterson ...  Gary Tolchuck 18 episodes, 2007-2008
Christopher B. Duncan ...  Mr. Matthews 13 episodes, 2007-2008
Adam Rose ...  Dooley 11 episodes, 2007-2008
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A young Muslim student from Pakistan is sent to live with a Christian family in Wisconsin as part of a foreign exchange program.

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Look who just joined the Tolchuk family.

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Comedy

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USA

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English

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2007 (USA) See more »

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Cudni tujec See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Excellent Comedy sadly canceled
20 September 2008 | by xfffffff-1See all my reviews

As a Pakistani Muslim I saw a lot of stereotypes and anachronisms in Raja (Most Pakistani's watch a lot of American movies and TV shows so are not as clueless as Raja) however despite this the show exactly portrays the feelings of a lot of Muslims around the world. Right now to every westerner, Muslim equals terrorist (The episode when Raja is introduced to Justin's class). For the vast majority of us the only link to terrorism is watching news reports of it on BBC and CNN. As Justin finds out Pakistani Muslims may be very different from the average American but they also have a lot in common with each other.

--Usman


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