Season 1, Episode 8 Call of the Wild
First Aired: November 12, 1989
Corky forms an attachment to a wolf that seems to be standing watch over Native American woodland---and in the way of a construction project on which Drew is depending. Wes Hofsteader: Nicolas Coster. Big Al: Mickey Jones. Chief Lenny Running Cloud: Ned Romero. Corky: Chris Burke.
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- Premiered: September 12, 1989
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- Premise: The trials and joys of the suburban Thachers, whose teen son Corky has Down syndrome. This alone made the well-received family drama unusual; what made it more so was that Chris Burke, who played the role, has the condition in real life. Corky wanted to be… (more)
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