Blair's cousin Geri, a comedian who has Cerebral Palsy, comes to visit.
Did You Know?
Geri Jewell has said in interviews that Blair's Cousin Geri character was NBC's and Tandem/Embassy Productions attempt to nab an Emmy for The Facts of Life, for tackling such as serious issue as people who are afflicted with cerebral palsy. When this failed to happen, when the show wasn't even nominated for an Emmy, she says the character was quickly abandoned. See more
The Facts of Life
Written by Alan Thicke
, Gloria Loring
and Al Burton
Performed by Gloria Loring See more