Gimme a Break!: Season 4, Episode 20

The Lookalike (16 Feb. 1985)

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Addy's women's group is having a benefit concert with Sammy Davis, Jr. as the emcee. When Sammy can't make it, Nell finds a man who looks like him and tries to get him to perform.



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Episode cast overview:
Dolph Sweet ...
Kari Michaelsen ...
Joey Donovan (as Joey Lawrence)
Howard Morton ...
Alvernette Jimenez ...


Addy's women's group is having a benefit and Nell says she can get Sammy Davis Jr. to appear. She gets a letter confirming that Sammy will come. But when she calls him to confirm, he says that he's slated to be there next month. But because everyone is expecting Sammy and that she already sold all the tickets, Nell is in a quandary. But when she finds a man who looks like Sammy, she tries to get him to perform only problem is that he can't sing. Written by

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