Diff'rent Strokes

  • 1978
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A long-running sitcom about a Park Avenue millionaire who adopts two Harlem orphans after the death of their housekeeper mother. The younger brother, Arnold, was an immediate hit, and the precocious lad's frequent query of his sedate, older brother---'Whatchutalkinbout, Willis?'---entered the pop-culture lexicon. The sitcom, on the air for eight years (more…)

Season 2, Episode 13 The Rivals

First Aired: December 5, 1979

A sixth-grade temptress flirts with Arnold to get close to her target---Willis (Todd Bridges). Lurleen: Donniece Jackson. Drummond: Conrad Bain. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Kimberly: Dana Plato.

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  • Premiered: November 3, 1978
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A long-running sitcom about a Park Avenue millionaire who adopts two Harlem orphans after the death of their housekeeper mother. The younger brother, Arnold, was an immediate hit, and the precocious lad's frequent query of his sedate, older brother---'What… (more)

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