Charlie & Co.

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  • TV-G
  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1985
Charlie & Co. is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 18, 1985 to May 16, 1986. Created by Allan Katz, the series stars Flip Wilson and Gladys Knight. Charlie & Co. is regarded as CBS's answer to The Cosby Show, which was a... read more

Charlie & Co. is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 18, 1985 to May 16, 1986. Created by Allan Katz, the series stars Flip Wilson and Gladys Knight. Charlie & Co. is regarded as CBS's answer to The Cosby Show, which was a ratings success for NBC at the time. Unlike The Cosby Show, which ran for eight seasons, Charlie & Co. lasted only one.

Original Release

09/18/1985 on CBS

US Release

09/18/1985

Cast

Flip Wilson Charlie Richmond
Gladys Knight Diana Richmond
Kristoff St. John Charlie Richmond Jr.
Jaleel White Robert Richmond
Fran Robinson Lauren Richmond
Eddie Velez Miguel Santana
Kip King Ronald Sandler
Terence McGovern Jim Coyle
Richard Karron Milton Bieberman
Ray Girardin Walter Simpson
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Easy for You to Say Wednesday, 18 September 1985
2 Pilot Wednesday, 25 September 1985
3 Muggers or Us Wednesday, 02 October 1985
4 Buddy, Can You Spare My Dime? Wednesday, 09 October 1985
5 The World According to Jim Wednesday, 16 October 1985
6 Like Father, Like Son Wednesday, 23 October 1985
7 Will Be Around Wednesday, 30 October 1985
8 Operation Richmond Wednesday, 06 November 1985
9 Happy Anniversary... Sort Of Wednesday, 13 November 1985
10 For the Love of Lauren Wednesday, 27 November 1985
11 Who's Watching the Roads? Wednesday, 04 December 1985
12 Silent Knight Wednesday, 11 December 1985
13 Beaus and Arrows Wednesday, 25 December 1985
14 Here's Rachel Tuesday, 28 January 1986
15 Rachel and the Stranger Friday, 25 April 1986
16 When You Least Expect It Friday, 02 May 1986
17 Don't Take My Son... Please Friday, 09 May 1986
18 Rent and Rave Friday, 16 May 1986

Directors

Alan Rafkin

Writers

Bill Richmond, Gary Gilbert, Allan Katz, Mike Kagan, Garry Ferrier, Aubrey Tadman, Monty Aidem, Liz Sage, Gary Murphy

Creators

Allan Katz

Cast

Flip Wilson Charlie Richmond
Gladys Knight Diana Richmond
Kristoff St. John Charlie Richmond Jr.
Jaleel White Robert Richmond
Fran Robinson Lauren Richmond
Eddie Velez Miguel Santana
Kip King Ronald Sandler
Terence McGovern Jim Coyle
Richard Karron Milton Bieberman
Ray Girardin Walter Simpson
Della Reese Aunt Rachel
Phyllis Katz Ginny Kleiser
Phyllis Katz Valerie
Carmine Caridi MacGreedy
David Fresco Kravitz
Bill Saluga Guthrie

Producers

Allan Katz Executive Producer
Bob Henry Executive Producer
Jan Siegelman Producer
Gary Gilbert Producer
Bill Richmond Producer
Alan Rafkin Producer

Editors

Pam Marshall

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