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  1. Mischa Barton Latest Star to Sue ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ABC News

    ... Choice Awards on March 5, 1981. Child star Gary Coleman reached TV superstardom playing Arnold Jackson on "Diff'rent Strokes" in the late 1970s and early 1980s, but when the show ended and his career stalled, he sued his parents and former manager ...

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  2. Mischa Barton is latest actor to sue parent over earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... pilfered or mismanaged. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1yd32Fy GARY COLEMAN: The "Diff'rent Strokes" star fought with his parents and an ex-manager for four years over money he made on the popular comedy series. In 1993, a ...

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  3. Throwback Thursday: Gordon Jump Creeps Out Gary Coleman on 'Diff'rent Strokes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Franklin Avenue

    ... "Bicycle Man" two-parter. (Read the A.V. Club's retrospective here .) Oh, it's the creepiest episode of "Diff'rent Strokes," and probably one of the most memorable (besides the time Kimberly's hair turned green or Mr. Drummond got amnesia). Above, ...

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  4. 1930s to 2010s: Playing Monopoly for 80 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Mashable

    ... Gregory of pop group Heaven 17 play a game of Monopoly in the offices of Virgin Records in London. A "Diff'rent Strokes" episode with Gary Coleman as Arnold Jackson, Todd Bridges as Willis Jackson, and a Monopoly game. Kelly McNagny, left, ...

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  5. Weekend picks: Todd Bridges sheds his 'Strokes'Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Daily Herald

    See if actor Todd Bridges ("Diff'rent Strokes," "Everybody Hates Chris") draws from his memoir, "Killing Willis," for aspects of his standup comedy routine this weekend when he performs at the Comedy Shrine, 4034 Fox Valley Center Drive, Aurora. $25 ...

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  6. PR :: The Facts Of Life: The Complete Series on DVD Jan 13Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | DigitallyOBSESSED.com

    ... Clooney), who says "the world never seems to be living up to your dreams?" Spinning off from the hit show Diff'rent Strokes, The Facts of Life debuted in August of 1979 and aired on NBC for nine seasons. Featuring guest stars including George ...

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  7. Eastland Academy lives in "The Facts of Life" complete seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... an elite boarding school. Tony nominee Charlotte Rae, who then played housekeeper Edna Garrett on "Diff'rent Strokes," was to be the show's center, dispensing advice and hot cocoa as the house mother. A longtime friend of Lear's, she had appeared on ...

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  8. Complete 'Facts of Life' sitcom is on DVD for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... that ran concurrent with the series. (Shout!/DVD, 1979-88, 26 discs, 201 episodes, pilot episode from "Diff'rent Strokes," TV movies "The Facts of Life Goes to Paris" and "The Facts of Life Goes Down Under," featurettes, interactive trivia game). ...

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  9. Former Miss America and Diff'rent Strokes actress Mary Ann Mobley diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    ... Island and The Love Boat . In 1985, she replaced Dixie Carter as Maggie McKinney on the final season of Diff'rent Strokes . Mobley would later guest-star on Carter's series, Designing Women. In her personal life, Mobley was married to the late actor ...

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  10. Mary Ann Mobley, 77, was Miss America, actressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... films "Girl Happy" and "Harum Scarum." On television, she had roles on "Perry Mason," "The Love Boat," "Diff'rent Strokes" and other shows. Mobley hosted the Miss America telecast in 1988 with her husband, actor and TV host Gary Collins, who died in ...

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  11. Former Miss America and Diff'rent Strokes actress Mary Ann Mobley diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... Island and The Love Boat . In 1985, she replaced Dixie Carter as Maggie McKinney on the final season of Diff'rent Strokes . Mobley would later guest-star on Carter's series, Designing Women. In her personal life, Mobley was married to the late actor ...

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  12. Former Miss America, actress Mary Ann Mobley dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... appeared on several television shows, including Perry Mason , Fantasy Island , The Partridge Family and Diff'rent Strokes , and was a recurring panelist on game show Match Game . She also performed on Broadway and travelled to Africa and South-East ...

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  13. Mary Ann Mobley dies at 77; Miss America starred on TV, in filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... neck up a storm!" On TV, she played a wide variety of roles, including stints as a regular on the series "Diff'rent Strokes" and as recurring characters on "Falcon Crest" and "Hearts Afire." She and Collins were also well known as representatives ...

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  14. NCD Statement on the Passing of Mary Ann Mobley CollinsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... numerous films - including two with Elvis Presley - she appeared on many hit television series including Diff'rent Strokes and Falcon Crest and was a guest star in more than one hundred comedy and dramatic television series. Mary Ann served as a ...

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  15. Mary Ann Mobley, a Miss America who starred onscreen with Elvis Presley, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Style" and "Falcon Crest." In 1985 and 1986, she had a recurring role in the final season of the sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" as the wife of a New York industrialist played by Conrad Bain . Ms. Mobley performed in many stage and film musicals, ...

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  16. Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | NBC Action News

    ... ed in TV series including Perry Mason, Fantasy Island, Falcon Crest, The Partridge Family, Match Game, and Diff'rent Strokes.

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  17. Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley Dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | E! Online

    ... to work on the small screen, too. She was a regular on Circus with the Stars , and she appeared in Diff'rent Strokes , Falcon Crest , Fantasy Island and Love Boat . Some of her many stage productions included Brigadoon , Cabaret , Finian's Rainbow , ...

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  18. Ex-Miss America, actress Mary Ann Mobley diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    ... In 1965, she snagged a New Star of the Year Golden Globe. She continued acting, appearing on the TV shows "Diff'rent Strokes" and "Falcon Crest," two of more than a hundred such gigs, according to a statement from the Miss America Organization. ...

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  19. Actress, Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley Dies At 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | StarPulse.com

    ... the following year. She appeared on dozens of TV shows between 1960 and 1994, including "The Love Boat," "Diff'rent Strokes," "Perry Mason" and "Love, American Style." He last TV credit came in 2012, when she judged an episode of the Food Network's ...

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  20. Former Miss America Mary Ann Mobley Collins dies at age 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | She Knows

    ... earned her a spot in the Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame in 2002. She also appeared on TV shows like Diff'rent Strokes , Fantasy Island , Love Boat , Falcon Crest and Hearts Afire and made hundreds of guest appearances on other shows. Collins was ...

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