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Diff'rent Strokes

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Comedy Drama 
Rated: All (TV-G)1978 - 19868 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Hulu Starz Tags: New York Country: America

The series stars Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges as Arnold and Willis Jackson, two African American boys from Harlem who are taken in by a rich white Park Avenue businessman named Phillip Drummond and his daughter Kimberly, for whom their deceased mother previously worked. During the first season and first half of the second season, Charlotte Rae also starred as the Drummonds' housekeeper, Mrs. Garrett.Diff'rent Strokes featuring Gary Coleman and Dana Plato has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, and streaming on Starz. It's a comedy and drama show with 190 episodes over 8 seasons. Diff'rent Strokes is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (9,223 votes).

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Gary Coleman

Arnold Jackson

All Seasons of Diff'rent Strokes

Season 1
24 Episodes | Starz

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190 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu & Starz).

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189 episodes (99%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to rent or buy.

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#2,631 Ranked TV Show

#52 Ranked in TV on Starz

#100 Ranked in New York TV

#362 Ranked in Family TV

Diff'rent Strokes has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (9,223 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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