Synopses & Reviews
You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have The Facts of Life! A spin-off of the tremendously popular Diff'rent Strokes, The Facts of Life is the hilarious series that follows Mrs. Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae) and her mission as housemother to instill values in the girls of Eastland School. The large first season cast included John Lawlor, Jenny O'Hara, Lisa Whelchel, Felice Schachter, Julie Piekarski, Kim Fields, Molly Ringwald, Julie Anne Haddock, and Mindy Cohn. By the second season, the show focused on Mrs. Garrett and just four Eastland girls spoiled Blair, gossipy Tootie, wise-cracking Natalie, and rebellious Jo. Under Mrs. Garrett's guidance, these four go from wide-eyed school girls to mature young women...all while learning The Facts of Life! Guest stars include the cast of Diff'rent Strokes, Helen Hunt and Richard Dean Anderson of TV's MacGyver! Includes all 29 laugh-packed episodes from Seasons One and Two!
- Featurette: "Remembering the Facts of Life"
- Featurette: "After Facts"