This article is about the fictionalized character, for the real person see Kermit Ruffins
Kermit Ruffins
Kermit Ruffins (character)
Key information
Status Alive
Profession Musician
Relatives Karen "Juicee" Ruffins - wife
Relationships Antoine Batiste - friend
Davis McAlary - friend
Davis Rogan - friend
Henry "Simply" Griffin - friend
Behind the scenes
Portrayed by Kermit Ruffins
Seasons 1 & 2
First episode "Do You Know What it Means"
Last episode "What Is New Orleans?"
Appearances 9 episodes (see below)
Kermit Ruffins is a trumpet player and the leader of the Barbeque Swingers band. He is married to Karen "Juicee" Ruffins and lives with her in New Orleans.

Behind the scenesEdit

The series Kermit Ruffins is a fictionalized character played by the real person of the same name. He is a recurring guest star in the first and second seasons.


Season one appearances
Do You Know What It Means Meet De Boys on the Battlefront Right Place, Wrong Time At the Foot of Canal Street
Shame, Shame, Shame Shallow Water, Oh Mama Smoke My Peace Pipe All On a Mardi Gras Day
Wish Someone Would Care I'll Fly Away
Season two appearances
Accentuate the Positive Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky On Your Way Down Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get the Blues?
Slip Away Feels Like Rain Carnival Time Can I Change My Mind?
What Is New Orleans? That's What Lovers Do Do Watcha Wanna