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Comedy Family Rated: All (TV-G)1984 - 19905 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Free Services Tags: College Country: America

Charles in Charge is an American sitcom series starring Scott Baio as Charles, a 19-year-old student at the fictional Copeland College in New Brunswick, New Jersey, who worked as a live-in babysitter in exchange for room and board. Baio directed many episodes of the show, and was credited with his full name, Scott Vincent Baio. It was first broadcast on CBS from October 3, 1984 to April 3, 1985, when it was cancelled due to a struggle in the Nielsen ratings. It then had a more successful first-run syndication run from January 3, 1987 to November 10, 1990, as 126 original episodes were aired in total. The show was produced by Al Burton Productions and Scholastic Productions in association with Universal Television, and distributed by NBCUniversal Television Distribution and New Line Cinema Corporation.Charles in Charge featuring Scott Baio and Nicole Eggert has one or more episodes free on NBC, available for purchase on iTunes, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a comedy and family show with 126 episodes over 5 seasons. Charles in Charge is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.1 (6,059 votes).

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Season 1
22 Episodes | Prime Video, iTunes, & Rent or Buy

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8 episodes (6%) are available to watch free online (NBC).

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125 episodes (99%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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Not available to stream on a subscription service.

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#12,063 Ranked TV Show

#47 Ranked in College TV

#783 Ranked in Family TV

#2932 Ranked in Comedy TV

Charles in Charge has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.1 (6,059 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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