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.

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

Season 8, Episode 24 Ex Marks the Spot

First Aired: March 7, 1987

Beverly Ann's ex shows up unexpectedly, hoping for a reconciliation. Oliver: Orson Bean. Noreen: Lois Nettleton. Andy: Mackenzie Astin. Natalie: Mindy Cohn. Jo: Nancy McKeon. Blair: Lisa Whelchel.

Guest Cast

Cast & Details See all »

  • 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)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »