Brothers

  • 1984
  • TV Show
  • None

Two macho siblings adjust to their brother being gay in this early cable sitcom, which addressed serious topics such as homophobia and AIDS in earnest, if occasionally heavy-handed, fashion. Yeardley Smith, who plays Louella, later became the voice of Lisa on `The Simpsons.'

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Season 4, Episode 14 Penny and Hard Hat

First Aired: August 28, 1987

Penny introduces her new boyfriend to the gang, but Lou's lack of couth makes the young man do a disappearing act. P. Walter Barnes: Todd Field. Jim Grant: Tommy Hinkley. Penny: Hallie Todd.

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