Family (1976–1980)
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'Tis the Season 

Doug's quarrel with Willie almost leads to a heart attack. Buddy brings home school janitor Mr. Duffy for the holiday, much to Kate's chagrin.

Director:

Richard Kinon

Writers:

Jay Presson Allen (creator), Joan Taylor

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Sada Thompson ... Kate Lawrence
James Broderick ... Doug Lawrence
Gary Frank ... Willie Lawrence
Kristy McNichol ... Letitia 'Buddy' Lawrence
Quinn Cummings ... Annie Cooper
Meredith Baxter ... Nancy Lawrence Maitland (as Meredith Baxter Birney)
J. Pat O'Malley ... Harry Duff
Stephen Pearlman ... Dr. Sidney Simon
Devon Ericson ... Rachel Peters
Michael Currie ... Larry Berk
Michael Schackelford Michael Schackelford ... Timmy Maitland
David Schackelford David Schackelford ... Timmy Maitland
Donna Gelgur Donna Gelgur ... Nurse
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Storyline

Doug's quarrel with Willie almost leads to a heart attack. Buddy brings home school janitor Mr. Duffy for the holiday, much to Kate's chagrin.

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christmas episode | christmas | See All (2) »

Genres:

Drama | Family

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Quotes

Doug Lawrence: What caused the trouble?
Dr. Sidney Simon: Emotion, stress, overexertion.
Kate Lawrence: He's saying you'll have to give up disco lessons.
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 December 1979 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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