ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
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The Hero Who Couldn't Read 

Teacher discovers that the star basketball player is illiterate, and makes it his mission to teach him how to read.

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... Mr. Simpson
... Mrs. Ellis
Eric D. Wallace ... Freddie Ellis
James Carroll Jordan ... Mike Chapman
... Coach Jefferies
... Cynthia Beale
Ira Angustain ... Ramone
Stan Foster ... Calvin Smith
... Himself
... Dr. Bennett
Cindy Herron ... Betty
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... Cheating Student
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Teacher discovers that the star basketball player is illiterate, and makes it his mission to teach him how to read.

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18 April 1984 (USA)  »

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