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The Facts of Life: Season 1 (1979-1980)






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A long-running `Diff'rent Strokes' spin-off set at a girls boarding school, with the Drummond's former housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett, now a housemother. The venues for her charges' escapades moved off-campus in later years when Mrs. Garrett opened a series of eateries in town, but her core group of young women remained largely unchanged.


Charlotte Rae
as Edna Garrett
John Lawlor
as Stephen Bradley
Lisa Whelchel
as Blair Warner
Kim Fields
as Dorothy `Tootie' Ramsey
Mindy Cohn
as Natalie Green
Jenny O'Hara
as Ms. Mahoney
Conrad Bain
as Philip Drummond
Robert Hooks
as Mr. Ramsey
William Bogert
as Mr. Parker
Vincent Bufano
as National Guardsman
Larry Mollin
as TV Announcer
Gloria Carlin
as Mrs. Parker
Gary Coleman
as Arnold Jackson
Robert Alda
as Robert Garrett
Todd Bridges
as Willis Jackson
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