Season 1, Episode 15 Brothers
First Aired: February 11, 1990
The Special Olympics bring love to Corky and a challenge to Tyler (Tommy Puett), whose father won't permit Tyler's brother to participate. Jack Benchfield: Charles Frank. Corky: Chris Burke. Mrs. Benchfield: Fern Fitzgerald.
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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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