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…)

Season 2, Episode 22 Proms and Prams

First Aired: May 5, 1991

Expectations run high as Becca awaits Tyler's invitation to the prom, and Libby expects her baby. Patti LuPone (Libby) sings "More than You Know." Jordan Parnell: Ben Murphy. Dr. Ettinger: Jonathan Prince. Becca: Kellie Martin. Tyler: Tommy Puett. Corky: Chris Burke.

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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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