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Mama's Family 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1983–1990)
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Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the ... See full summary »
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Thelma Harper and her spinster sister Fran open their home to Thelma's recently divorced son Vinton and his teenage son and daughter. It's quite an adjustment for everyone, especially the cranky, argumentative Thelma. Written by Kevin Ackley <kackley1@aol.com>

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22 January 1983 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La mamma è sempre la mamma  »

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The name of the theater where Eunice would go to practice her acting was the Pepperpot Playhouse. See more »

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Thelma 'Mama' Harper: The only way to keep from goin' crazy in this house is to stay half lit.
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loved it for being campy
29 July 2003 | by See all my reviews

loved this show...loved vickie lawrence.sure it was odd and campy but that was what made it great..think about it a 35 year old woman with a gray wig padding and support hose riding a motorcycle...guess im not alone either, due to the fact that it was the number 1 syndicated sitcom for most of its running time


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