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Rags to Riches 

A wealthy widowed businessman adopts five daughters to live with him at his mansion.

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Bernie Kukoff
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1988   1987  
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Joseph Bologna ...  Nick Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Tisha Campbell-Martin ...  Marva Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Blanca De Garr Blanca De Garr ...  Patty Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Kimiko Gelman ...  Rose Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Bridget Michele Bridget Michele ...  Diane Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Heidi Zeigler Heidi Zeigler ...  Mickey Foley 20 episodes, 1987-1988
Douglas Seale ...  John Clapper 20 episodes, 1987-1988
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Storyline

A wealthy widowed businessman adopts five daughters to live with him at his mansion.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 March 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Full House See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (21 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Although networks loved the pilot episode, executives feared there were just too many children in the cast. Thus, the character of Nina played by Heather McAdam was written out of the series by having her reunited with her birth mother. See more »

Goofs

Though the series is set in the year 1961, much of the clothes and accessories worn by the characters are clearly from the 1980s. See more »

Connections

Follows Rags to Riches: Pilot (1987) See more »

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A must to build your music knowledge
24 January 2001 | by ALittaMSee all my reviews

I used to watch this show when I was a little girl, and I thought that all the songs they sang were written for the show. Therefore I regarded it as some musical miracle. Only later I found out that those cute teen girls were singing 60s songs - but by then I also found out that this show has made my knowledge for 60s and 70s songs as deep as my parents'!

Anyway, this TV show is very well done, well acted and I couldn't help but find myself totally hooked with it. Watch it if you happen to find it on reruns - you'll enjoy it!


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