Life Goes On

  • 1989
  • TV Show
  • None

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 'mainstreamed' in high school, which sometimes made life uncomfortable for his younger sister Becc (more…)

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Season 2, Episode 2 Corky and the Dolphins

First Aired: September 23, 1990

In Hawaii, Corky (Chris Burke) gets on well with two performing dolphins, Becca wants to get together with a surfer, and their parents don't get along with a bickering couple. Kimo: Dean Cain. Elaine Oslot: Janet Carroll. Wayne Oslot: Robert Pine. Becca: Kellie Martin.

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  • Premiered: September 12, 1989
  • Rating: None
  • 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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