Charlotte Rae. With a degree in cultural anthropology from Loyola Marymount University, it's no wonder Cohn voiced a famous brainiac. Sign up with: We all know what this classic crush is up to these days: Today's Top Stories.
Whelchel played Blair Warner, the spoiled rich girl everyone loved to hate — and of course the most glamorous of the group.
Are you sure you want to delete this comment? The sitcom, which was itself a spin-off of Diff'rent Strokes , featured a large cast of young stars.
MeTV Staff February 13, 2018, 12: Related Every attempted Facts of Life spin-off we wish would've really happened.
Just this year she turned up on Riverdale , playing the mother of America's most famous redhead, Archie Andrews. Let's take a look.
Or drag a file here to upload. Yet The Facts of Life soared, largely on the strength of its ever-maturing cast, tackling the serious issues of growing up while delivering laughs. There's a good chance you might know.
Kim Fields. Kim Fields actually had to wear braces until 1985, so the ones she wore in earlier seasons were totally real.
I'd rather be a happy Magic Marker! After portraying the tough and tomboyish Jo on The Facts of Life , McKeon nearly nabbed an entirely different role on a smash sitcom.
Click on the images to flip and reveal the actors today. Before today's "love your body" movement, the '80s had Natalie Green, whose self-love on TV was an inspiration to a generation of teen girls.
Enjoying Me? From 2002 to 2015, she brought life to Velma Dinkley in numerous Scooby Doo cartoons and video games.
McKeon's role as Jo got her some serious attention — while the show was airing, she and her devout Catholic family were granted a visit with Pope John Paul II.