The Facts of Life
Weekdays at 6 AM
eastern (on most MeTV stations)
Sundays at 2 PM & 2:30 PM
In this spinoff of 'Diff'rent Strokes,' the Drummonds' former housekeeper, Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae), starts a new life as a housemother at Eastland School, a private all-girls boarding school. Included in her care are Blair (Lisa Whelchel), "Tootie" (Kim Fields), Natalie (Mindy Cohn) and Jo (Nancy McKeon). With the guidance of Mrs. Garrett, the girls take on tough coming-of-age issues throughout the series' nine-season run.