Charlie & Co. (1985–1986)

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Considered by many to be CBS' answer to the "Cosby Show", Charlie & Co. followed the Richmond family, headed by dad Charlie, played by funny-man Flip Wilson a blue-collar worker and his ... See full summary »

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 Charlie Richmond (18 episodes, 1985-1986)
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 Diana Richmond (18 episodes, 1985-1986)
Fran Robinson ...
 Lauren Richmond (18 episodes, 1985-1986)
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 Charlie Richmond Jr. (18 episodes, 1985-1986)
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 Robert Richmond (18 episodes, 1985-1986)
Ray Girardin ...
 Walter Simpson (13 episodes, 1985)
Richard Karron ...
 Milton Bieberman (13 episodes, 1985)
Kip King ...
 Ronald Sandler (13 episodes, 1985)
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 Jim Coyle (13 episodes, 1985)
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 Miguel Santana (13 episodes, 1985)
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Considered by many to be CBS' answer to the "Cosby Show", Charlie & Co. followed the Richmond family, headed by dad Charlie, played by funny-man Flip Wilson a blue-collar worker and his wife, Diana, played by Gladys Knight. Though it was seen as more realistic and relateable than the upscale Huxtable family, Charlie & Co. was not able to latch on to the public the way Cosby had. Written by <journal101@yahoo.com>

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Not so bad
22 July 2002 | by (Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

This show wasn't so bad, as the previous reviewer would let you believe, but come on, it was going up against The Cosby Show. I liked it because it focused on more than just the kids in the show and some of the episodes were pretty darn funny.


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