• Publication date: January 6, 2014

The Nutty Professor

Morbidly obese Professor Sherman Klump manages to concoct a serum formula that can alter strands of DNA, allowing him to lose 300 lbs. in 30 seconds to unveil his alter ego Buddy Love. It seems though that other than a body of his own, Buddy also has his own secret plans…

Program data

Duration: 105

Production Year: 1996

MBC 2:

April 4, 2014 09:30 (KSA) ~ April 4, 2014 08:30 (CLT)

Morbidly obese Professor Sherman Klump manages to concoct a serum formula that can alter strands of DNA, allowing him, when he tests it on himself, to lose 300 lbs. in 30 seconds to unveil his alter ego Buddy Love. Despite the Professor’s kind and humble nature and his shy approach to the beautiful Carla, Buddy Love is the polar opposite; arrogant, crude and self-centered. It seems though that other than a body of his own, Buddy also has his own independent mind as well as his own secret plan to lose Sherman once and for all…

Starring:

  • Eddie Murphy as Professor Sherman Klump/ Buddy Love/ Mama Anna Klump/ Grandma Klump/ Papa Cletus Klump/ Ernie Klump Sr./ Lance Perkins
  • Jada Pinkett Smith as Carla Purty
  • James Coburn as Harlan Hartley
  • John Ales as Jason
  • Larry Miller as Dean Richmond
  • Dave Chappelle as Reggie Warrington
  • Jamal Mixon as Ernie Klump Jr.
  • Montell Jordan as Himself

Directed by:  Tom Shadyac

Rating:  PG-13 for crude humor and sexual references