The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two African American boys from Harlem who are taken in by a rich white Park Avenue businessman named Phillip Drummond and his daughter Kimberly, for whom their deceased mother previously worked. During the first season and first half of the second season, Charlotte Rae also starred as the Drummonds’ housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett.
Original title Diff'rent Strokes
TMDb Rating 6.6 94 votes
First air date Nov. 03, 1978
Last air date Mar. 07, 1986
Average Duration 30 minutes