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[on her latter on- and off-screen chemistry with Charlotte Rae
, who played "Edna Garrett"]: I was discovered by Charlotte Rae and the producer at the time, Norman Lear
, came to the school that I was attending, "Westlake School For Girls", to try and authenticate the scripts and try to get a feel of what it was like to be - in an all-girls school, and Charlotte really wanted to make sure that "Mrs...
In 2012, she candidly told Andy Cohen
on his show "Watch What Happens Live" that "Facts of Life" jumped the shark a few times, meaning that the show veered off its natural path and declined in quality. She specifically mentioned when the store "Edna's Edibles" was burned down only to open another store called "Over Our Heads" at the beginning of the 1985-1986 season.
Natural brown hair.