The fact that Bonet, a Cosby Show cast member, had been cast in a sex scene with co-star Mickey Rorke garnered far more media coverage than whether or not the film deserved the X rating it had originally been assigned. 1 0.  In the series finale, Denise phone calls her family from Asia to announce that she is pregnant with her and Martin's first child.  They soon labelled Bonet a young woman who refuses to be anything but herself after the actress read for the role quite naturally, as though "she were just doing life.  When Bonet declined to attend The Cosby Show: A Look Back, a retrospective television special hosted by NBC in 2002, she explained, "The whole experience and energy behind it felt disingenuous and motivated by corporate profit. " Marie Claire included Denise at number six on their "15 Female TV Characters That Have Incredible Hair" ranking. , While appearing on A Different World, Bonet married musician Lenny Kravitz in 1988 and became pregnant with their child soon afterward.  After Bonet's departure, Whitley replaced Denise as A Different World's main character, and the series underwent major revisions to focus on her and other supporting characters. With Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Lisa Bonet, Malcolm-Jamal Warner.  Bonet described the show's environment in 1987 as "the perfect family, where you go to work, you get tired of them and you go home", and at the time likened working alongside Cosby to "learning from a master", from whom she often sought both professional and personal advice. )", "The Cosby Show: Where are they now? Directed by Jay Sandrich.  Cooper believes that women continue to adore and "channel" Denise's clothes more than 20 years after the show's finale. , However, some fans lamented Denise's departure. " In "An Ode To Lisa Bonet As Denise Huxtable", Uproxx contributor Greg Whitt praised the actress: "I loved how you were never willing to mute your personality in a house full of squares.  Actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner, who portrays Bonet's on-screen brother Theo, said "Lisa has always danced to the beat of her own drummer, which has worked for and against her"; Warner recalled being "surprised" when Bonet once attended a smaller-scale reunion that featured him and on-screen sisters Tempestt Bledsoe (Vanessa) and Keshia Knight Pulliam (Rudy) for Nickelodeon's Favorite Huxtable Contest.  However, he admitted he admires Bonet for following her passion. " The same website published a list of "Lisa Bonet's Best Style Moments" during her tenure on A Different World. , Denise has been identified as a "drifter". Ano ang Imahinasyong guhit na naghahati sa daigdig sa magkaibang araw? Title: , According to Cosby: His Life and Times author Mark Whitaker, Cosby conceived Denise as a "hip, fashion-conscious, and a bit flaky" character.  In her book I Want to Be Her!  Finally, Denise relocates to Asia to live with Martin, where he is stationed for the remainder of the series, while Olivia remains in Brooklyn with her parents. Boys also probably wanted to be her. ", Elle included Denise in an article recognizing "The 50 Best Dressed Women on TV".  Bonet first auditioned for the show's directors, followed by its producers, then finally Cosby himself and the network executives.