Gimme a Break! (1981)

Comedy 30m


Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons, October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief and his three daughters.

  1. Morton Lachman


Series Cast

  1. Nell Carter

    Nell Harper

    137 Episodes

  2. Lara Jill Miller

    Lara Jill Miller

    Sam Kanisky

    137 Episodes

  3. John Hoyt

    John Hoyt

    Grandpa Stanley Kanisky

    137 Episodes

  4. Lauri Hendler

    Julie Kanisky

    112 Episodes

  5. Kari Michaelsen

    Katie Kanisky

    112 Episodes

  6. Joey Lawrence

    Joey Lawrence

    Joey Donovan

    96 Episodes

  7. Telma Hopkins

    Telma Hopkins

    Addy Wilson

    96 Episodes

  8. Dolph Sweet

    Dolph Sweet

    Chief Carl Kanisky

    88 Episodes

  9. Matthew Lawrence

    Matthew Lawrence

    Matthew Donovan

    74 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 6

1986 | 25 Episodes

Season 6 of Gimme a Break! premiered on September 24, 1986.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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