Fame: Season 2, Episode 12

A Tough Act to Follow (16 Dec. 1982)

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Danny's grief over the death of Mr. Crandall threatens to cause his expulsion, but help comes from an unexpected source.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Coco Hernandez (credit only)
Morgan Stevens ...
Ann Nelson ...
Tom McGreevey ...
Tom Reardon
David Greenlee ...
Andrew Ethier ...
Stuart Charno ...


Danny's grief over the death of Mr. Crandall threatens to cause his expulsion, but help comes from an unexpected source.

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16 December 1982 (USA)  »

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Mrs. Berg: Oh, Mr. Reardon, you still have some phone messages left from yesterday. I couldn't help but notice they're all from the same person, your father.
David Reardon: They certainly are.
Mrs. Berg: But I thought I heard you tell Mr. Shorofsky that your father was dead?
David Reardon: [sighs] He was.
Mrs. Berg: Oh.
[Reardon leaves]
Mrs. Berg: Well, congratulations on his, uh...
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Edited from Fame: But Seriously Folks (1982) See more »


The Secret
Music and Lyrics by Barry Fasman and Steve Sperry
Sung by Carlo Imperato
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