Diff'rent Strokes

  • 1985
  • 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 3, Episode 12 Roots

First Aired: January 21, 1981

The boys try to prove to old friends that they haven't forgotten their roots. Drummond: Conrad Bain. Dr. Tucker: Lee Chamberlin. Oscar: Erik Moss.

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  • Premiered: September 27, 1985
  • 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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