Charles in Charge

1987, TV Show

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Josie Davis will guest-star in the season premiere of The Mentalist, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

Davis will play Sonya, a waitress in a truck stop Jane (Simon Baker) and Lisbon (Robin Tunney) visit while investigating the seven possible Red John suspects.

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Season 5, Episode 24
In the series finale, Sarah's class field trip is cancelled due to lack of funding, so Charles volunteers to direct a benefit show to raise the necessary money. Buddy gets various acts to audition for Charles, including the entire Powell family. At the same time, Charles finds out that he has to take an exam to get accepted at Princeton for his post-graduate work, and it happens to be on the same date as the benefit. Buddy fills in as director, but soon everyone realizes that he is not organized and cannot handle the job. As Charles is about to take the exam from Prof. Hastings, he realizes he has let everyone down at the show. Stay tuned for the surprise ending of Charles in Charge!

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Season 5, Episode 25
Jamie is invited to New Mexico to visit her cousin Amanda, but she would rather stay at home, so Sarah goes in her place. Sarah meets Amanda and her family for the first time, including Nikki, the foreign exchange student who is staying with the family. Sarah and Nikki soon discover that Sarah's cousins never talk seriously to each other, and they don't sit down together at the dinner table at the same time. The parents are preoccupied with their careers and never seem to be around to give their children advice. Nikki decides he is going to bring the family closer together.

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Season 5, Episode 26
When Lillian forgets to mail her sister Sally a birthday present, she asks Charles to deliver it to her at the car wash in Brooklyn. As part of the divorce settlement, Sally has taken over the car wash. When Charles arrives, Sally tells him the business has not been doing well for about a year. She was about to pay her income tax and did not have enough for money for the lease payment, and she is afraid she will have to close up. But she is determined to show her ex-husband that she can make a profit from the business.

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Season 5, Episode 23
The Powell children are tired of having to go places with their grandfather, so they get Charles to convince Walter to take a history class at the college where Charles is an assistant teacher. The next day, Walter shows up for class and listens to Charles lecture on World War II, correcting Charles on his facts, then informs the class he will give them private lessons. Now that Walter has found a new interest, the Powell children feel they are being ignored because Walter has no time for them.

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Exclusive: Charles in Charge's Josie Davis Cast on The Mentalist

Josie Davis will guest-star in the season premiere of The Mentalist, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

Davis will play Sonya, a waitress in a truck stop Jane (Simon Baker) and Lisbon (Robin Tunney) visit while investigating the seven possible Red John suspects.

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Scott Baio Is a Daddy for Nick at Nite

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Premiered: 1987, on Syndicated
Rating: TV-G
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Premise: For free room and board, a college student takes care of three kids while still finding time for a social life (apparently his studies tended to get back-burnered). The sitcom ran on CBS from October 1984 to July of the following year, and later aired in syndication for three years.

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