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: February 23, 1985
Nell cashes in on calamity when Simpson disappears in a flood, leaving her $5000. Carl: Dolph Sweet. Katie: Kari Michaelsen. Sam: Lara Jill Miller. Joey: Joey Lawrence.