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 3, 1983
Conclusion. When a social worker comes to take Joey to the orphanage, Nell tells her he's run away again. Joey Lawrence, Nell Carter, Dolph Sweet, Lara Jill Miller.