Life Goes On1989 | TV Show
The trials and joys of the suburban Thachers, whose teen son Corky has Down syndrome. This alone made the well-received family drama unusual; what made it more so was that Chris Burke, who played the role, has the condition in real life. Corky wanted to be (more…)
Premiered: September 12, 1989
Season 1, Episode 15 Brothers
First Aired: February 11, 1990
The Special Olympics bring love to Corky and a challenge to Tyler (Tommy Puett), whose father won't permit Tyler's brother to participate. Jack Benchfield: Charles Frank. Corky: Chris Burke. Mrs. Benchfield: Fern Fitzgerald.