who played Coco, the gay live-in cook, was to be a regular. Susan Harris
wrote the character out not because he was gay--her shows Soap
(1977) and _"Hail to the Chief" (1985)_ also had openly gay characters--but because she considered it sexist for a man to be taking care of the women, regardless of his sexual orientation. Nevertheless, he was the first openly gay character in any media produced by a division of The Walt Disney Company. See more
In the first shot of the house in the beginning of the pilot episode, it is daytime outside, but when Dorothy is shown entering the house, it is nighttime outside. See more
I just wonder what my husband, George, would make of me and Harry.
Well, if he was alive he probably would not like it. But since he's dead I don't think it poses a problem.
Well, I just want him to know I'm happy, but I could never be as happy with Harry in the same way - as I was with him.
He knows, Blanche, he knows. Your thoughts and feelings go right to him, you can communicate directly from your heart, can't you, Dorothy?
Oh don't ask me - I can't get through to New Jersey with MCI.