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…)
First Aired: November 30, 1985
Nell has big plans for Joey when he's labeled a gifted child---but Joey just wants to play baseball. Addy: Telma Hopkins. Grandpa: John Hoyt. Simpson: Howard Morton. Sam: Lara Jill Miller.