Rags to Riches (1987–1988)

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A wealthy widowed businessman adopts five daughters to live with him at his mansion.

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 Nick Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Marva Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Patty Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Rose Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
Bridget Michele ...
 Diane Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
Heidi Zeigler ...
 Mickey Foley (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 John Clapper (20 episodes, 1987-1988)
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A wealthy widowed businessman adopts five daughters to live with him at his mansion.

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Cinque ragazze e un miliardario  »

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Although networks loved the pilot episode, executives feared there were just too many children in the cast. Thus, the character of Nina played by Heather McAdam was written out of the series by having her reunited with her birth mother. See more »

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Though the series is set in the year 1961, much of the clothes and accessories worn by the characters are clearly from the 1980s. See more »

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If You've Seen Annie, You Know The Plot
11 December 2000 | by (Chicago, USA) – See all my reviews

This was an attempt to produce a musical comedy-drama series every week. A lonely millionaire adopts in several orphaned girls of different backgrounds. The storylines revolved around various problems of the pre-teen and teenaged girls. The show was set in the early 1960's, and the girls sang pop and rock tunes that were popular during that time. Rags To Riches was a candy cane confection of a show that might have worked if it had premiered back in the early 1960s. All of the girls problems were innocent and neatly tied up at the end.


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