Gimme a Break!

A feisty housekeeper named Nell helps a widowed police chief raise his three daughters in a sassy sitcom that mocked stereotypes by showing a loving relationship between a black woman and a white family. Over time the household residents changed and the location shifted from California to New York, but Nell was constant, always there to dispense wisecra (more…)

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Season 4, Episode 11 Baby of the Family

First Aired: December 8, 1984

Samantha seeks revenge after she's forbidden to go on a coed camping trip. Nell: Nell Carter. Rev. Winfield: Dennis Haysbert. Addy: Telma Hopkins.

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