Family Ties: Season 1, Episode 18

I Gotta Be Ming (23 Feb. 1983)

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Alex volunteers as a big brother but then lets his brother down when his schedule becomes too demanding.

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Elyse Keaton (as Meredith Baxter Birney)
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Ming (as Eugene Akutagawa)
Irene Yah-Ling Sun ...
Tanly Nguyen
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Alex volunteers as a big brother but then lets his brother down when his schedule becomes too demanding.

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The title is from the song "I Gotta Be Me", popular with many saloon singers like Frank Sinatra. See more »

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One of the lenses used during filming had a small spot near the upper-left corner. On film this represented itself as a white fleck near the upper-left corner on shots throughout the episode. See more »

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