Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986)
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Arnold's Girlfriend: Part 1 

Arnold must have an appendectomy. Fred Tanner wants his daughter Alice put in a bedroom away from Arnold. When the two learn of this, they run away.

Director:

Gerren Keith

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Conrad Bain ... Philip Drummond
Gary Coleman ... Arnold Jackson
Todd Bridges ... Willis Jackson
Dana Plato ... Kimberly Drummond
Charlotte Rae ... Edna Garrett
Dabney Coleman ... Fred Tanner
Rachel Jacobs ... Alice Tanner
Kip King ... Dr. Padnick
Bill Henderson ... Attendent
Elaine Appleton Elaine Appleton ... The Nurse
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Storyline

When Arnold goes to the doctor complaining of severe stomach pains, he meets a girl named Alice. Alice's father, Fred Tanner, is a wealthy Omaha cattleman who is interested in one of Mr. Drummond's business ventures. Drummond tears up a $500,000 check from him when he discovers that the man is a bigot. Written by Attmay

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 1979 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Tandem Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Diff'rent Strokes: Tonsils (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

It Takes Diff'rent Strokes
(Theme Song)
Written by Alan Thicke, Al Burton and Gloria Loring
Performed by Al Burton, David Foster and Brenda Russell
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