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Series cast summary:
Monica Calhoun ...  Carol / ... 3 episodes, 1989-1995
Tammy Lauren ...  Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Stern / ... 3 episodes, 1987-1993
Nick Angotti Nick Angotti ...  Coach / ... 3 episodes, 1986-1993
Beau Dremann ...  Beef Adams / ... 3 episodes, 1984-1988
Vince Vaughn ...  Richard / ... 3 episodes, 1990-1991
James Marshall ...  Doug Simpson / ... 3 episodes, 1986-1989
Sean Le Sure Sean Le Sure ...  Lonnie Jamal 3 episodes, 1992-1994
Dominic Oliver ...  Paramedic / ... 3 episodes, 1986-1990
Khrystyne Haje ...  Brianne Corey / ... 3 episodes, 1986-1992
Stephen Macht ...  Bob Anastas / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1987
Josh Hamilton ...  Chip Fulton / ... 2 episodes, 1985-1991
Peter Billingsley ...  Joey Martelli / ... 2 episodes, 1990-1994
Justin Whalin ...  Chaz Havelik / ... 2 episodes, 1993
George Dzundza ...  Arthur Jennings / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1988
Bibi Besch ...  Mrs. Evans / ... 2 episodes, 1984
Timothy Gibbs Timothy Gibbs ...  Jimmy Matthews / ... 2 episodes, 1984
Roxana Zal ...  Allie Newton / ... 2 episodes, 1986-1992
Lori Loughlin ...  Kelly / ... 2 episodes, 1986-1988
Karen Petrasek Karen Petrasek ...  Farrah Bogdosian / ... 2 episodes, 1985-1987
Elinor Donahue ...  Laura Donovan / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1988
Michael Durrell ...  Lieutenant Gennaro / ... 2 episodes, 1986-1993
Allison Dean ...  Kerry Cook / ... 2 episodes, 1989-1990
Claudia Wells ...  Lisa / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1986
Johann Carlo ...  Consuela Fabian / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1985
David Faustino ...  Louie Dawson / ... 2 episodes, 1986-1992
Danny Zorn Danny Zorn ...  Arnie Greenbaum / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Michael Landes ...  David Corbin / ... 2 episodes, 1992
Christopher Collet ...  Kyle / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1991
Millie Perkins ...  Klara Markowitz / ... 2 episodes, 1986-1994
Geoffrey Blake ...  Dexter Lee Smith / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1989
Concetta Tomei ...  Elizabeth Henderson 2 episodes, 1990-1992
David Greenlee David Greenlee ...  Gregg / ... 2 episodes, 1985-1986
Anne Meara ...  Mrs. Salters / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1993
Darleen Carr ...  Elanor Prosky / ... 2 episodes, 1989-1993
David Purdham ...  Jimmy's Dad / ... 2 episodes, 1990-1994
Marcelino Sánchez ...  Jesse / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Michael Fairman ...  Dr. Bolton / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1989
Manfred Melcher Manfred Melcher ...  Bob / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1988
Alan Sader Alan Sader ...  Dr. Hildebrand / ... 2 episodes, 1988-1993
J. Trevor Edmond ...  Kevin 2 episodes, 1990-1996
Shirley Jo Finney ...  Mrs. Jackson 2 episodes, 1989-1992
James Calvert ...  Brian Lance / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1992
Fernando López Fernando López ...  Carter / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Tito Ortiz ...  TJ Tores / ... 2 episodes, 1992-1993
R.D. Robb ...  Jeremy / ... 2 episodes, 1994
Alix Elias ...  Aunt Magdelena / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1994
Nicole Eggert ...  Heidi 2 episodes, 1984-1990
Anne Gee Byrd ...  Mrs. Shaw / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1989
Matthew Faison Matthew Faison ...  Bill Green / ... 2 episodes, 1987
Lauren Woodland ...  Cathy Fischer / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1989
Raymond Singer ...  Arthur Katz / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1988
Ilario Pantano Ilario Pantano ...  Mark 2 episodes, 1994
Israel Juarbe Israel Juarbe ...  2nd Piranha / ... 2 episodes, 1984-1985
Vince Howard ...  Mr. Parrish 2 episodes, 1984
Nita Whitaker Nita Whitaker ...  School Nurse 2 episodes, 1990-1992
Marty McGaw Marty McGaw ...  Fran Wisnewski / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1993
Charles Stransky ...  Alfred Wainwright / ... 2 episodes, 1989
Holly Dorff ...  Female Student / ... 2 episodes, 1987-1989
Kevin Sifuentes ...  1st Piranha / ... 2 episodes, 1985-1989
Gregory Paul Martin ...  Brad / ... 2 episodes, 1989-1990
Paul Walker ...  Dill 2 episodes, 1984-1994
Gabriel Olds ...  Richard 2 episodes, 1992-1995
Richard Moll ...  Coach Hillman / ... 2 episodes, 1992
Gloria Carlin Gloria Carlin ...  Frances Taylor / ... 2 episodes, 1989-1993
Kat Green ...  Blanche / ... 2 episodes, 1988-1993
John Richard Petersen ...  Student 2 episodes, 1984
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