Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986)
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Substitute Teacher 

Arnold and his classmates gets really upset when a substitute teacher, filling in for Miss Chung, really piles on the homework. When the teacher accidentally strikes Arnold, who is fooling ... See full summary »

Director:

Gerren Keith

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Conrad Bain ... Philip Drummond
Gary Coleman ... Arnold Jackson
Todd Bridges ... Willis Jackson
Dana Plato ... Kimberly Drummond
Mary Jo Catlett ... Pearl Gallagher
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ... Mr. Wilkes
Rosalind Chao ... Miss Chung
Steven Mond ... Robbie Jason
Shavar Ross ... Dudley Ramsey
J. Jay Saunders ... Mr. Langford
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Storyline

Arnold and his classmates gets really upset when a substitute teacher, filling in for Miss Chung, really piles on the homework. When the teacher accidentally strikes Arnold, who is fooling around in class, Arnold and Dudley decide to lie about the incident in hopes of getting him removed. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 1982 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Embassy Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

An alternate title considered for this episode was "To Wilkes, with Love", taken from To Sir, with Love (1967). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Family Guy: Nanny Goats (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

It Takes Diff'rent Strokes
(Theme Song)
Written by Alan Thicke, Al Burton and Gloria Loring
Performed by Al Burton, David Foster and Brenda Russell
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