Life Goes On 1989 | 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 2 Corky for President
First Aired: September 24, 1989
Corky's running for class president---it's a joke to the "in" crowd that nominated him, but not to Corky or to his campaign manager (Ryan Bollman). Tyler: Tommy Puett. Mona: Michele Matheson. Brian: Eric Welch. Steve: Scott Weinger. Corky: Chris Burke.