Webster

  • 1987
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A white couple---a sportscaster and his new bride---become the adoptive parents of a black child whose parents died in an accident. The talented and diminutive star Emmanuel Lewis was discovered in a Burger King commercial and captured viewers' hearts practically overnight.

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  • Premiered: September 21, 1987
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: A white couple---a sportscaster and his new bride---become the adoptive parents of a black child whose parents died in an accident. The talented and diminutive star Emmanuel Lewis was discovered in a Burger King commercial and captured viewers' hearts prac… (more)

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