Charles in Charge (1984 - 1990)

Charles in Charge

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For free room and board, a college student takes care of three kids while still finding time for a social life (apparently his studies tended to get back-burnered). The sitcom ran on CBS from October 1984 to July of the following year, and later aired in syndication for three years.

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1989, CBS, 26 episodes

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1988, CBS, 26 episodes

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1987, CBS, 29 episodes

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1987, CBS, 23 episodes

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1984, CBS, 22 episodes


Scott Baio
as Charles
Willie Aames
as Buddy Lembeck
Julie Cobb
as Jill Pembroke
James Widdoes
as Stan Pembroke
April Lerman
as Lila Pembroke
Jonathan Ward
as Douglas Pembroke
Michael Pearlman
as Jason Pembroke
Jennifer Runyon
as Gwendolyn Pierce
James Callahan
as Walter Powell
Sandra Kerns
as Ellen Powell
Nicole Eggert
as Jamie Powell
Josie Davis
as Sarah Powell
Erika Eleniak
as Stephanie Curtis
Justin Whalin
as Anthony Swenson
James Karen
as Mr. Bartlett
Ben Stein
as Mr. Willard
Denise Miller
as Tiffany Kovac
Rue McClanahan
as Irene Pembroke
Jerry Levine
as Cousin Elliot
Kenneth Mars
as Poppa Grundov
Dabbs Greer
as Buzz Powell
Lorie Griffin
as Jeanie Andersen
Jack Bannon
as Arthur Stingley
Marlyn Mason
as Julia Meyers
Pam Potillo
as Lisa Taylor
Barbra Horan
as Ms. McCoy
Jacque Lynn Colton
as Momma Grundov
Mindy Cohn
as Bunny Lembeck
David Knell
as Duane Mills
Nita Talbot
as Allison Lane
Hope Marie Carlton
as Jocelyn Brooks
Rodney Kageyama
as Mr. Asuka
Vito Scotti
as Dino Firenzi
Jerry O'Connell
as David Landon
Tom Fridley
as Spitball
Mark Blankfield
as Drummond/Brenner
Eva La Rue
as Daphne Prentiss
Bryan Clark
as Professor Hastings
Brooke Mills
as Karen West
Susan Burrell
as Gayle Landis
Jack Fletcher
as Prof. Wycliffe
John Astin
as Uncle Joe
Judie Aronson
as Luanne Fitzgerald
Tina Andrews
as Linda Murphy
Mark L. Taylor
as Professor Krick
Rodney Eastman
as Danny Holland
Renny Temple
as Max Ziegler
Signy Coleman
as Rebecca Stansbury
Michael Rich
as Steven Berkle
Graham Jarvis
as Lester Werley
Kristina Coggins
as Mrs. Smith
Richard Sanders
as Professor Smalley
Michelle Nicastro
as Michelle Harris
Michael Dorn
as Police Officer
Mary B. Ward
as Lily Stevens
Robert Ridgely
as Frankie Romano
Holly Fields
as Stacy Radford
Paul Walker
as Russell Davis
Kimberly Ross
as Diana Marks
Jerry Van Dyke
as Marvin Merken
Hank Brandt
as Alan Barlow
Kay Lenz
as Joan Robinson
Marcy Kaplan
as Mike Lewis
Sally Struthers
as Miss Bowman
Diane Franklin
as Anna Grundov
Leslie Ryan
as Carol Fuller
Michelle Johnson
as Joyce Mills
Scott Grimes
as Gary Marlin
Raf Mauro
as Professor Flack
Bobby Jacoby
as Peter Curtis
Shannon Beaty
as Kimberly
Dick Gautier
as Harry Hileman
Stephen Parr
as Matty Whiteford
Greg Mullavey
as Mr. Curtis
Lewis Arquette
as Clarence Lembeck
Cheryl Arutt
as Stephanie Harris
Liz Keifer
as Julie Mercer
Michael Manasseri
as Michael Colfax
Keely Christian
as Kelly Morgan
Ruta Lee
as Gloria
Courtney Gebhart
as Julie Fletcher
Adam Carl
as Mark Everett
John Roarke
as Father Michaels
Molly Orr
as Emily Perdue
Betsy Chasse
as Valerie
James O'Sullivan
as Commander Powell
Olivia Burnette
as Melanie Colfax
Kellie Martin
as Heather Curtis
Iona Morris
as Nancy Mayo
Maylo McCaslin
as Lauren Andrews
Jason Zahler
as Sean Detwiller
Mark Marrone
as Policeman #1
Traci Lee Gold
as Marlene Murry
Frank de Vol
as Leonard Griffin
Lisa Donovan
as Jill Pembroke
Whitney Rydbeck
as Mr. Henley
Nancy Valen
as Tammy Layton
Robin Bach
as Turkeyman
Blake Boyd
as Richard Turner
Byrne Offutt
as Cliff Randall
Jeff Bennett
as Mitchell Green
Richard Marion
as Mr. Nichols
Brenda Swanson
as Beth Thompson
Marianne Corney
as Laura Harris
Stuart Mabray
as Policeman #2
Kym Gold
as Darlene Murry
David Agress
as Professor Bunt
Diane Barrows
as Pushy Coed
Mary Ellen Dunbar
as Brittany Hampton
Dick Yarmy
as Mr. Abernathy
Lisa Aliff
as Gina DelFluvio
Sandra J. Marshall
as Bookish Woman
Kate Poole
as Jessica
Clive Rosengren
as Delivery Man
Billy 'Sly' Williams
as Tyrone Sampson
Roberta Bizeau
as Miss Spelling
Ami Foster
as Christy
Tony Dow
as Preston
Parker Jacobs
as Maxwell Shrimner
Barbara Tyson
as Veronica Radford
Millicent Collingsworth
as Christine Coolidge
Crystal Carson
as Penny Hennesy
Joe Mays
as Professor Berger
Christopher Templeton
as Mrs. Williams
Hannah Cutrona
as Patsy Lewis
Romy Windsor
as Lisette
Michelle Gold
as Charlene Murry
Jeremy Miller
as Alex Abernathy
Shaun Weiss
as Max Agajinian
Daniel Baldwin
as Daryl Furman
Tom Williams
as Mr. Stevens
Ivan Gueron
as Nikki Kovacs
Lisa Fuller
as Gorgeous Coed
David Graf
as Steve Colfax
Richard Brose
as Mike Novac
Patch Mackenzie
as Ruth Lemay
Brian Backer
as Leonard Burley
Nick Toth
as Reverend Bob
Vincent Bufano
as Chauffeur
Jeff Davis
as Lewis 'Spiderman' Burch
Cecilia Hart
as Elaine Colfax
Frank Ferrante
as Human Fly
Jade Chan
as Linda
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Series Details

TV Network: CBS
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Genre: Comedy
Executive Producer: Michael Jacobs
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