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The Cosby Show Season 8 Episodes

25 Episodes 1991 - 1992

Episode 1

With This Ring

Thu, Sep 19, 1991 30 mins

Vanessa's surprise announcement of her impending wedding bells strikes a note of discord for her parents. Dabnis: William Thomas Jr. Vanessa: Tempestt Bledsoe. Elvin: Geoffrey Owens. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 2

There's No Place Like This Home

Thu, Sep 26, 1991 30 mins

While Cliff designs an addition for the Huxtable home, Elvin and Sondra have designs on a home of their own. Elvin: Geoffrey Owens. Sondra: Sabrina LeBeauf. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Pam: Erika Alexander.

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Episode 3

Particles in Motion

Thu, Oct 3, 1991 30 mins

Theo is nervous about his first parent-counselor night---then he meets a single mother (Saundra Quarterman) who shows interest in him. Malcolm-Jamal Warner. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam.

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Episode 4

Pam Applies to College

Thu, Oct 10, 1991 30 mins

If Pam wants to attend the same college as Charmaine, she'll first have to apply herself to her schoolwork. Mr. Bostic: Richard Lawson. Charmaine: Karen Malina White. Pam: Erika Alexander. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 5

Warning: A Double-lit Candle Can Cause a Meltdown

Thu, Oct 17, 1991 30 mins

When Cliff finds out that Rudy plans to go to a club for older teens, he asks Pam to keep an eye on her. Lance: Allen Payne. Danielle: Nichole Leach. Susan: Rachel Hillman. Pam: Erika Alexander. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 6

It's Apparent to Everyone

Thu, Oct 24, 1991 30 mins

Huxtable houseguests Elvin and Sondra continue to long for their own place, and so---increasingly---do Cliff and Clair. Elvin: Geoffrey Owens. Sondra: Sabrina LeBeauf. Nelson: Gary Gray. Clair: Phylicia Rashad.

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Episode 7

The Iceman Bringeth

Thu, Oct 31, 1991 30 mins

After surviving his first meeting with Cliff and Clair, Vanessa's fiancé (William Thomas Jr.) gets the third degree from her grandparents. Vanessa: Tempestt Bledsoe. Carrie: Ethel Ayler. Russel: Earle Hyman. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 8

Olivia's Field Trip

Thu, Nov 7, 1991 30 mins

Cliff exhibits some reluctance when he's asked to accompany Olivia and her class on a field trip to a museum. Jeffrey: Wallace Shawn. Marlon: Aaron Beener. Kentaro: Kentaro Yoshida. Leslie: Blair Whitney. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 9

For Men Only

Thu, Nov 14, 1991 30 mins

Cliff instructs a "For Men Only" class at the community center, while Russell (Earle Hyman) learns about video games from Olivia and Marlon. Big Fella: Maurice Lauchner. Ms. Fliamino: Sonia Medina. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 10

Olivia Comes Out of the Closet

Thu, Nov 21, 1991 30 mins

African singer Miriam Makeba's visit is cause for joy at the Huxtables, but Olivia is sad because her dad must leave. Martin: Joseph C. Phillips. Olivia: Raven-Symone. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad.

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Episode 11

Two Is a Crowd

Thu, Dec 5, 1991 30 mins

Cliff and Clair have unexpected guests: Vanessa's fiancé, Dabnis (William Thomas Jr.) and Rudy's "confidant," Kenny (Deon Richmond). Vanessa: Tempestt Bledsoe. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 12

Clair's Place

Thu, Dec 19, 1991 30 mins

Cliff (Bill Cosby) surprises Clair (Phylicia Rashad) with the early completion of her own room. Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam. Pam: Erika Alexander.

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Episode 13

Theo's Future

Thu, Jan 2, 1992 30 mins

After being accepted to grad school, Theo is offered an interview for a lucrative job in San Francisco. Tim: Eugene Williams. Eugene: Eugene Byrd. Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad.

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Episode 14

The Price Is Wrong

Thu, Jan 9, 1992 30 mins

Pam, Charmaine and Lance launch a protest after they check out a supermarket's unfair pricing policies. Pam: Erika Alexander. Charmaine: Karen Malina White. Lance: Allen Payne. Russell: Earle Hyman.

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Episode 15

Bring Me the Lip Gloss of Deirdre Arpelle

Thu, Jan 16, 1992 30 mins

Pam (Erika Alexander) begins work as Cliff's office assistant, while Kenny (Deon Richmond) works out a new way to win Rudy's affection. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam. Mrs. Minifield: Lili Bernard.

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Episode 16

Eat, Drink and Be Wary

Thu, Jan 30, 1992 30 mins

When Clair goes away for the weekend, Cliff can't persuade anyone that he won't gorge himself with junk food. Tracy: Debbi Morgan. Sondra: Sabrina LeBeauf. Olivia: Raven-Symone. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 17

The Getaway

Thu, Feb 6, 1992 30 mins

It's moving day for Sondra and Elvin, and Cliff is eager to help them out. Sportscasters Jim Valvano and Dick Vitale play moving men. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 18

Cliff Gets Jilted

Thu, Feb 6, 1992 30 mins

Sondra and Elvin move their housewarming party to the Huxtable home, where Vanessa and her fiancé make an announcement. Sondra: Sabrina LeBeauf. Elvin: Geoffrey Owens. Clair: Phylicia Rashad.

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Episode 19

Cliff and Theo Come Clean

Thu, Feb 13, 1992 30 mins

Cliff helps Olivia and Marlon with their school project; Theo advises a youngster who found $600. Olivia: Raven-Symone. Marlon: Aaron Beener. Rahim: Kennan Scott.

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Episode 20

Clair's Reunion

Thu, Feb 20, 1992 30 mins

While Clair (Phylicia Rashad) and some friends take a backward glance, Olivia gives Cliff a new look. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Leah: Margaret Avery. Maxine: Grace Garland.

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Episode 21

Rudy's Retreat

Thu, Feb 27, 1992 30 mins

Cliff and Clair deal with "the moody Rudy blues," about which he empathizes: "Oh, to be 13 and afflicted with parents." Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam. Sondra: Sabrina LeBeauf.

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Episode 22

You Can't Stop the Music

Thu, Mar 26, 1992 30 mins

Clair represents bandleaders Willie Colon and Mario Bauza (as themselves) at a radio station, where an executive tries to prevent their concert. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 23

Some Gifts Aren't Deductible

Thu, Apr 23, 1992 30 mins

Clair tries to second-guess Cliff's IRS-return deductions and Kenny (Deon Richmond) plans a birthday celebration. Stanley: Merlin Santana. Rudy: Keshia Knight Pulliam. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Cliff: Bill Cosby.

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Episode 24

And So We Commence

Thu, Apr 30, 1992 30 mins

Theo is graduating from college and Cliff "can't contain himself"---or the guest list. Part 1 of two. Al: Joe Williams. Olivia: Raven-Symone. Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad.

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Episode 25

And So We Commence

Thu, Apr 30, 1992 30 mins

Conclusion. Denise calls with a graduation message for Theo---and a surprise announcement for the family. Theo: Malcolm-Jamal Warner. Cliff: Bill Cosby. Clair: Phylicia Rashad. Olivia: Raven-Symone.

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