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Two of a Kind 

A show about a single father who has his hands full raising twin sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley.
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1999   1998  
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mary-Kate Olsen ...  Mary-Kate Burke 22 episodes, 1998-1999
Ashley Olsen ...  Ashley Burke 22 episodes, 1998-1999
Christopher Sieber ...  Kevin Burke 22 episodes, 1998-1999
Sally Wheeler ...  Carrie Moore 22 episodes, 1998-1999
David Valcin ...  Eddie Fairbanks 13 episodes, 1998-1999
Ernie Grunwald ...  Paul 11 episodes, 1998-1999
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Storyline

"Two of a Kind" is a family comedy with a romantic twist. Kevin Burke is a science professor and single father who believes there is a scientific explanation for everything except how to control his scheming pre-teen daughters! Mary Kate and Ashley are twin sisters who are complete opposites. Mary Kate is a tomboy whose biggest interest is perfecting her curve ball; and Ashley is a straight-A student starting a boy-crazy phase. And then there's Carrie, a 26-year-old freshman in Kevin's seminar who has come late to college after exploring the world. Carrie is quirky, difficult, beautiful and quick to speak her mind, so when she answers Kevin's ad for a part-time nanny for the girls, he is convinced she's nothing but trouble. The girls think she is a dream-sitter come true and agree to put their differences aside and join forces to make a little chemistry between their by-the-book dad and the beautiful woman who seems to drive him crazy in all the right ways. Written by MKA's Biggest Fan

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Comedy

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Trivia

After only one season, the short-lived TGIF sitcom of Mary-Kate and Ashley's Two of a Kind was canceled from ABC. See more »

Quotes

[Carrie had made home-made chunky cranberry sauce. Kevin gets home from work...]
Kevin Burke: That's not cranberry sauce.
[holding his hands one on top of the other about six inches apart]
Kevin Burke: No, no, no... cranberry sauce is a red, gelatinous clump about yay-high shaped like a can.
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Connections

Referenced in House of Carters: Two of a Carter (2006) See more »

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Why does everyone complain???

All I see is people complaining on this show. What's the matter with you?! It's good! maybe not the best, but it's good! And, I think the people who doesn't like the Olsen twins is just jealous because they're such successful girls. I love them. And I love their TV-show adventures of Mary-Kate and Ashley. It's great. I give this show a 7.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 1998 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(21 episodes)

Color:

Color
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