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You Gotta Have Hope 

Rose is convinced that Bob Hope is her real father and that he will perform as the Master of Ceremonies at an upcoming charity benefit.

Director:

Terry Hughes

Writers:

Susan Harris (created by), Barry Fanaro | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Bea Arthur ... Dorothy Zbornak (as Beatrice Arthur)
Betty White ... Rose Nylund
Rue McClanahan ... Blanche Devereaux
Estelle Getty ... Sophia Petrillo
Bob Hope ... Self
Douglas Seale ... Seymour
Eadie Del Rubio Eadie Del Rubio ... The Donatello Triplets
Milly Del Rubio Milly Del Rubio ... The Donatello Triplets
Elena Del Rubio ... The Donatello Triplets
Andre Rosey Brown ... Bodybuilder (as Andre 'Rosey' Brown)
June Claman June Claman ... Phyliss
Linda Rand Linda Rand ... Frieda (as Linda L. Rand)
Daniel Rosen Daniel Rosen ... Misha
Patrick Stack ... Man in Locker Room
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Storyline

Rose is convinced that Bob Hope is her real father and that he will perform as the Master of Ceremonies at an upcoming charity benefit.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Sophia says in this episode that she can't crochet. However she is seen crocheting a white and orange scarf throughout the series. See more »

Goofs

Rose tells Blanche and Dorothy that her adoptive parents are the Nylunds. However, Nylund is her married name, and Lindstrom is used throughout the show as her maiden name. Also, the story she tells them is about being in an Orphanage for eight years. Later in the show, she meets her father, a monk, and in her story she says that she was left on the doorstep of the Lindstroms' as a baby. See more »

Quotes

Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: Ma, you can't sing, you can't dance, you can't tell jokes, you can't be in the show.
Sophia Petrillo: You can't be in the show, you can't be in the show, who are you, Ricky Ricardo?
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Connections

References I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Neutron Dance
Written by Danny Sembello and Allee Willis
Performed by Eadie Del Rubio, Elena Del Rubio, and Milly Del Rubio
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 February 1989 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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