Homeboys in Space was a UPN network sci-fi\fantasy sitcom that was created by Ehrich Van Lowe, starring Flex (also known as Flex Alexander) and Darryl Bell.
Other cast members consisted of Rhona Bennett, Kevin Michael Richardson, Michael Colyar, Paulette Braxton, John Lithgow and James Doohan.
The show premiered on August 27, 1996 and was panned by critics. TV Guide listed one of the "50 Worst TV Shows of All Time."
After one season and 21 episodes, the series was cancelled on May 13, 1997.