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Family is an American television drama series that aired on ABC from 1976 to 1980. Creative control of the show was split among executive producers Leonard Goldberg, Aaron Spelling and Mike Nichols. A total of 86 episodes were produced.

  1. Jay Presson Allen


Series Cast

  1. James Broderick

    James Broderick

    Doug Lawrence

    86 Episodes

  2. Sada Thompson

    Sada Thompson

    Kate Lawrence

    86 Episodes

  3. Meredith Baxter

    Meredith Baxter

    Nancy Lawrence

    86 Episodes

  4. Kristy McNichol

    Kristy McNichol

    Letitia "Buddy" Lawrence

    86 Episodes

  5. Gary Frank

    Gary Frank

    Willie Lawrence

    86 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 5

1979 | 13 Episodes

Season 5 of Family premiered on November 20, 1979.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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