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The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two African American boys from Harlem who are taken in by a rich white Park Avenue businessman named Phillip Drummond and his daughter Kimberly, for whom their deceased mother previously worked. During the first season and

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Status Ended

First Air Date 1978-11-03

Last Air Date 1986-03-07

Seasons 8

Episodes 189


TMDB 7.0


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monique_contreras shared a tip "This show took the ever-sensitive topics of class and race relations and made them the basis of a much-loved sitcom"

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lisa_9088 shared a tip "Family show that sometimes discusses hard issues. Mostly a fun watch bur there are serious and sometimes scary episodes."

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