Abby was a UPN network sitcom that starred Sydney Tamiia Poitier in the title role. The show premiered on January 6, 2003. Other cast members included Kadeem Hardison, Tangie Ambrose, Randy J. Goodwin and Sean O'Bryan.
From the start, the series had poor ratings and after only 9 episodes were shown, the show was cancelled on March 4, 2003.
The show was about a woman named Abby, who has ended her romantic relationship with Will. They agree to remain roommates in order to keep their San Francisco apartment.
Abby's life is further complicated by her eccentric family. Jo, her sister, thinks Abby should live her way. Abby often clashes with her boss, the overbearing Roger, in her job as a TV producer of the Northwest Sports Report.
Her best friend, Max has a huge crush on her, but he does not want to break the news to Abby. Max later on went on to be the worst soccer player of all time.
- Sydney Tamiia Poitier as Abby Newman
- Kadeem Hardison as Will Jeffries
- Randy J. Goodwin as Max Ellis
- Tangie Ambrose as Joanne Walker
- Sean O'Bryan as Roger Tomkins