DIFF'RENT STROKES

The misadventures of a wealthy Manhattan family who adopted the children of their late African American housekeeper from Harlem. The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two African American boys from Harlem who are taken in by a rich white Park Avenue businessman named Phillip Drummond and his daughter Kimberly, for whom their deceased mother previously worked. During the first season and first half of the second season, Charlotte Rae also starred as the Drummonds' housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett.

TYPE

SERIES

RATING

7.1

YEARS

1978 - 1986

SEASONS

8

EPISODES

190

AUDIENCE

ALL

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