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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Also Known As:

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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Follows Rags to Riches: Pilot (1987) See more »

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25 June 2001 | by (Long Beach) – See all my reviews

Rags to Riches was such a great idea. TV needed something a little light at the time. Aside from the facts of life, everything seemed so serious. Rose, Diane, Marva, Patty, & Mickey sang their way through problems in their lives. The drama every week included stories like, Rose & Diane fighting over the same guy, Marva opening her business, Patty going thru puberty, & Mickey stuggling to sell girl scout cookies. Unfortunantly NBC wrote in tv guide that the show was to expensive to keep on. After 3 movies & two season-run it came to an end. I am so glad I managed to tape the movie, along with a few episodes, & my favorite two hour movie "rags to riches in vegas."


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