—Young Josh in Boy Meets World's Brave New World

"Topanga and Josh" is the familial and friendship pairing of Topanga Lawrence-Matthews and Joshua Matthews. They are portrayed by Danielle Fishel and Uriah Shelton.


During Boy Meets World

My Baby Valentine


Brave New World: Part 2

During Girl Meets World

Season 1

Girl Meets Home for the Holidays

Girl Meets Game Night

  • Topanga questions Josh after he allows Ava to cheat during the family game.
  • Topanga smiles at Josh while he introduces the rules to the family game.

Girl Meets First Date

Season 2

Girl Meets the Tell Tale Tot

Season 3

Girl Meets Ski Lodge (Part 1)

  • Topanga invites Josh to come as a chaperone for the trip to the ski lodge.

Girl Meets Ski Lodge (Part 2)

Girl Meets Bear

  • Topanga tells Josh that she'll fetch his laundry for him after he decides to spend the afternoon with the family.

Girl Meets Goodbye

Similarities and differences


  • They were both born and raised in Philadephia, and visited New York City in their teens.
  • They both moved to New York for post-secondary education.


  • Topanga is female, while Josh is male.
  • Topanga is in her thirties, while Josh is an adult in College.


  • Topanga was present for Joshua's birth. ("My Baby Valentine")
  • Topanga visited newborn Josh in the ICU and spoke to him. ("Resurrection")
  • Joshua cried out "Topanga!" as he jumped into Topanga's arm, who carried him (Boy Meets World series finale "Brave New World: Part 2").


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The image gallery for Topanga and Josh may be viewed here.