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 5, Episode 19 Pride and Prejudice

First Aired: February 15, 1986

Nell and Addy believe they're victims of discrimination when they're not hired for a job they're qualified for. Nell Carter, Telma Hopkins. Sam: Lara Jill Miller. Grandpa: John Hoyt. Katie: Kari Michaelsen.

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