The Facts of Life

  • 1979
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A long-running `Diff'rent Strokes' spin-off set at a girls boarding school, with the Drummond's former housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett, now a housemother. The venues for her charges' escapades moved off-campus in later years when Mrs. Garrett opened a series of eateries in town, but her core group of young women remained largely unchanged.

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Season 3, Episode 24 Read No Evil

First Aired: May 5, 1982

Mrs. Garrett protests the disappearance of books from the library shelves for "reevaluation," and an angry editorial gets Natalie (Mindy Cohn) bounced from the school paper. Charlotte Rae. Parker: Roger Perry. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Jo: Nancy McKeon.

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  • Premiered: August 24, 1979
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: A long-running `Diff'rent Strokes' spin-off set at a girls boarding school, with the Drummond's former housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett, now a housemother. The venues for her charges' escapades moved off-campus in later years when Mrs. Garrett opened a series of… (more)

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