Eight Is Enough

  • 1977
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A Sacramento household witnesses the growing pains of eight children, ranging in age from 8 to 23. Patriarch Tom Bradford is a columnist who remarried after his wife's death in the show's first season, and new stepmom Abby helped bridge the gap between her slightly old-fashioned husband and his independent-minded clan.

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Season 3, Episode 24 Dads, Daughters, Different Drummers

First Aired: March 14, 1979

Joannie's infatuation with a poet, David's renovation, and Nicholas's drumming all add up to a headache for Tom (Dick Van Patten). Charles: Joel Colodner. Abby: Betty Buckley. Joannie: Laurie Walters.

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  • Premiered: March 15, 1977
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A Sacramento household witnesses the growing pains of eight children, ranging in age from 8 to 23. Patriarch Tom Bradford is a columnist who remarried after his wife's death in the show's first season, and new stepmom Abby helped bridge the gap between her… (more)

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