Go to Bing homepage

American Character Actor

Alan Blumenfeld

  • Sep 04, 1952 (age 66)
Search the latest about Alan Blumenfeld on Bing
2015
Fresh Off the Boat
TV ShowFeb 4, 2015

Fresh Off the Boat

Fresh Off the Boat is an American sitcom series, starring …
Fresh Off the Boat is an American sitcom series, starring Hudson Yang, Randall Park, and Constance Wu. Created by Nahnatchka Khan, it is loosely inspired by the life of chef and food personality Eddie Huang and his book Fresh Off the Boat, depicting the life of a Taiwanese-American family in Florida in the 1990s. It is the first US television sitcom starring an Asian-American family to air on network primetime since Margaret Cho's All-American Girl, which aired for one season in 1994. Its style has been compared to the comedy series Everybody Hates Chris.
  • Wikipedia
2014
Murder in the First
TV ShowJun 9, 2014

Murder in the First

Murder in the First is an American detective anthology drama …
Murder in the First is an American detective anthology drama television series that airs on TNT. The series was created by Steven Bochco and Eric Lodal, and stars Taye Diggs and Kathleen Robertson. Set in San Francisco, the show follows a single case across an entire season. The series aired for three seasons from June 9, 2014, to September 4, 2016.
  • Wikipedia
Bosch
TV ShowFeb 6, 2014

Bosch

Bosch is an American police procedural web television …
Bosch is an American police procedural web television series produced by Amazon Studios and Fabrik Entertainment. It stars Titus Welliver as Los Angeles Police detective Harry Bosch. The show was developed for Amazon by Eric Overmyer and the first season takes its inspiration from three of Michael Connelly’s novels: City of Bones, Echo Park, and The Concrete Blonde.
  • Wikipedia
2011
Shameless
TV ShowJan 9, 2011

Shameless

Shameless is an American comedy-drama television …
Shameless is an American comedy-drama television series developed by John Wells, which debuted on Showtime on January 9, 2011. It is an adaptation of Paul Abbott's British series of the same name and features an ensemble cast led by William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum. The show is set in the South Side of Chicago and filmed throughout the city, as well as Los Angeles.
  • Wikipedia
2010
Anderson's Cross
www.imdb.com
MovieMay 20, 2010

Anderson's Cross

Nick Anderson, Kevin Daniels, and Tracey Green do everything …
Nick Anderson, Kevin Daniels, and Tracey Green do everything together. They are the best of friends, and yet they couldn't be more different. Neighbors from adolescence, they finish each ...
  • IMDb
Parenthood
TV ShowMar 2, 2010

Parenthood

Parenthood is an American television drama series …
Parenthood is an American television drama series developed by Jason Katims and produced by Imagine Television and Universal Television for NBC. The show tells of the Braverman clan, consisting of an older couple, their four children, and their families.
  • Wikipedia
2009
Castle
TV ShowMar 9, 2009

Castle

Castle is an American crime-comedy-drama television …
Castle is an American crime-comedy-drama television series, which aired on ABC for a total of eight seasons from March 9, 2009, to May 16, 2016. The series was produced jointly by Beacon Pictures and ABC Studios.
  • Wikipedia
2008
The Mentalist
galeri.uludagsozluk.com
TV ShowSep 23, 2008

The Mentalist

The Mentalist is an American drama television series that …
The Mentalist is an American drama television series that ran from September 23, 2008, until February 18, 2015, broadcasting 151 episodes over seven seasons, on CBS. Created by Bruno Heller, who was also its executive producer, the show follows former "psychic" Patrick Jane (Simon Baker), who is a consultant to the California Bureau of Investigation (CBI), using the highly developed observational skills he previously employed to "read" people's minds.
  • Wikipedia
Righteous Kill
MovieSep 10, 2008

Righteous Kill

Righteous Kill is a 2008 American buddy cop crime thriller film …
Righteous Kill is a 2008 American buddy cop crime thriller film directed by Jon Avnet, and starring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. This is the second film (the first one is Heat) in which De Niro and Pacino appear together in the same scenes (both De Niro and Pacino starred in The Godfather Part II, but did not appear in any of the same scenes). Righteous Kill also features John Leguizamo, Carla Gugino, Donnie Wahlberg, Brian Dennehy, and 50 Cent. The film was released in the United States on September 12, 2008.
  • Wikipedia
2007
Pathology
MovieNov 30, 2007

Pathology

Harvard Medical School graduate Dr. Ted Grey arrives at one …
Harvard Medical School graduate Dr. Ted Grey arrives at one of the nations most prestigious Pathology programs and is quickly noticed by the program's privileged and elite band of pathology interns who invite him into their crowd. It is also here, where he is introduced to Dr. Jake Gallo, who brings him to a secluded wing, where he and four other indulge in their after-hours, extra-curricular activities...finding ways to commit the perfect murder!
  • IMDb
Mad Men
TV ShowJul 19, 2007

Mad Men

Mad Men is an American period drama television series …
Mad Men is an American period drama television series created by Matthew Weiner and produced by Lionsgate Television. The series premiered on July 19, 2007, on the cable network AMC. After seven seasons, comprising 92 episodes, Mad Men's final episode aired on May 17, 2015.
  • Wikipedia
2006
Heroes
TV ShowSep 25, 2006

Heroes

Heroes is an American science fiction television drama …
Heroes is an American science fiction television drama series created by Tim Kring that appeared on NBC for four seasons from September 25, 2006 through to February 8, 2010. The series tells the stories of ordinary people who discover that they have superhuman abilities, and how these abilities take effect in the characters' lives as they work together to prevent catastrophic futures. The series emulates the aesthetic style and storytelling of American comic books, using multi-episode story arcs that build upon a larger, more encompassing narrative. The series was produced by Tailwind Productions in association with Universal Media Studios. It was filmed primarily in Los Angeles, California.
  • Wikipedia
2005
In Her Shoes
MovieSep 14, 2005

In Her Shoes

Rose and Maggie Feller are sisters who couldn't be more …
Rose and Maggie Feller are sisters who couldn't be more different. They both have their problems however. Maggie is a party girl at heart who's never met a man she couldn't sweet-talk into buying her a drink. She has serious self-esteem problems however. Rose is a successful lawyer who is having an affair with one of the firm's partners but quits her job after she catches the man in bed with Maggie. Rose starts work as a dog-walker and eventually becomes engaged to Simon Stein, someone she worked with at the law firm. Maggie meanwhile learns of a long lost grandmother, Ella Hirsch, who lives in Florida and moves there. She learns that Ella is anything but an easy mark and that she will have to earn her own way. The sister meet again at Ella's house and have to learn to get along.
  • IMDb
Grey's Anatomy
TV ShowMar 27, 2005

Grey's Anatomy

Grey's Anatomy is an American medical drama television …
Grey's Anatomy is an American medical drama television series that premiered on March 27, 2005, on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) as a mid-season replacement. The fictional series focuses on the lives of surgical interns, residents, and attending physicians, as they develop into seasoned doctors while trying to maintain personal lives and relationships. The title is an allusion to Gray's Anatomy, a classic human anatomy textbook first published in 1858 in London and written by Henry Gray. Shonda Rhimes developed the pilot and continues to write for the series; she is also one of the executive producers, along with Betsy Beers, Mark Gordon, Krista Vernoff, Rob Corn, Mark Wilding, and Allan Heinberg. Although the series is set in Seattle (at the fictional Seattle Grace Hospital, later renamed), it is filmed primarily in Los Angeles, California.
  • Wikipedia
Numb3rs
TV ShowJan 23, 2005

Numb3rs

Numbers (stylized as NUMB3RS) is an American crime drama …
Numbers (stylized as NUMB3RS) is an American crime drama television series that ran on CBS from January 23, 2005, to March 12, 2010. The series was created by Nicolas Falacci and Cheryl Heuton, and follows FBI Special Agent Don Eppes (Rob Morrow) and his brother Charlie Eppes (David Krumholtz), a college mathematics professor and prodigy, who helps Don solve crimes for the FBI. Brothers Ridley and Tony Scott produced Numbers; its production companies are the Scott brothers' Scott Free Productions and CBS Television Studios (originally Paramount Network Television, and later CBS Paramount Network Television).
  • Wikipedia
2004
Stargate Atlantis
TV ShowJul 16, 2004

Stargate Atlantis

Stargate Atlantis (often abbreviated SGA) is a Canadian …
Stargate Atlantis (often abbreviated SGA) is a Canadian-American adventure and military science fiction television series and part of MGM's Stargate franchise. The show was created by Brad Wright and Robert C. Cooper as a spin-off series of Stargate SG-1, which was created by Wright and Jonathan Glassner and was itself based on the feature film Stargate (1994). All five seasons of Stargate Atlantis were broadcast by the Sci-Fi Channel in the United States and The Movie Network in Canada. The show premiered on July 16, 2004; its final episode aired on January 9, 2009. The series was filmed in and around Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • Wikipedia
2003
Arrested Development
TV ShowNov 2, 2003

Arrested Development

Arrested Development is an American television sitcom …
Arrested Development is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz, which originally aired on Fox for three seasons from November 2, 2003, to February 10, 2006. The show follows the Bluths, a formerly wealthy dysfunctional family. It is presented in a serialized format, incorporating handheld camera work, voice-over narration, archival photos, and historical footage. The show also maintains numerous running gags and catchphrases. Ron Howard serves as both an executive producer and the omniscient narrator and, in later seasons, appears in the show portraying a fictionalized version of himself. Set in Newport Beach, California, Arrested Development was filmed primarily in Culver City and Marina del Rey.
  • Wikipedia
Cold Case
TV ShowSep 28, 2003

Cold Case

Cold Case is an American police procedural television series …
Cold Case is an American police procedural television series which ran on CBS from September 28, 2003 to May 2, 2010. The series revolved around a fictionalized Philadelphia Police Department division that specializes in investigating cold cases.
  • Wikipedia
2000
Curb Your Enthusiasm
m.media-amazon.com
TV ShowOct 15, 2000

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American comedy television …
Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American comedy television series produced and broadcast by HBO that premiered on October 15, 2000. The series was created by Larry David starring as a fictionalized version of himself. The series follows Larry in his life as a semi-retired television writer and producer in Los Angeles and, for one season, New York City. Also starring are Cheryl Hines as his wife Cheryl, Jeff Garlin as his manager and best friend Jeff, and Susie Essman as Jeff's wife, Susie. Curb Your Enthusiasm often features guest stars, and many of these appearances are by celebrities playing versions of themselves fictionalized to varying degrees.
  • Wikipedia
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
TV ShowOct 6, 2000

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

CSI: Crime Scene …
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, also referred to as CSI and CSI: Las Vegas, is a procedural forensics crime drama television series which ran on CBS from October 6, 2000, to September 27, 2015, spanning 15 seasons. The series starred William Petersen, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads, Ted Danson, Laurence Fishburne, Elisabeth Shue, and Jorja Fox and was the first in the CSI franchise. The series concluded with a feature-length finale titled "Immortality".
  • Wikipedia
Gilmore Girls
m.media-amazon.com
TV ShowOct 5, 2000

Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls is an American comedy-drama television …
Gilmore Girls is an American comedy-drama television series, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. The show debuted on October 5, 2000, on The WB and became a flagship series for the network. Gilmore Girls originally ran for seven seasons, with the final season moving to The CW, and ended its run on May 15, 2007.
  • Wikipedia
1999
Jackie's Back
MovieJun 14, 1999

Jackie's Back

"Mockumentry" 60's diva Jackie Washington (her ancestors …
"Mockumentry" 60's diva Jackie Washington (her ancestors were George Washington's slaves). Jenifer Lewis is our leading lady with an incredible singing voice. Jackie is planning her ...
  • IMDb
1997
The Practice
TV ShowMar 4, 1997

The Practice

The Practice is an American legal drama created by David E. …
The Practice is an American legal drama created by David E. Kelley centering on the partners and associates at a Boston law firm. Running for eight seasons on ABC from March 4, 1997, to May 16, 2004, the show won the Emmy in 1998 and 1999 for Best Drama Series, and spawned the spin-off series Boston Legal, which ran for five more seasons, from 2004 to 2008.
  • Wikipedia
1996
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
TV ShowSep 27, 1996

Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

Sabrina the Teenage Witch …
Sabrina the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie Comics series of the same name. The show premiered on September 27, 1996, on ABC to over 17 million viewers in its "T.G.I.F." line-up.
  • Wikipedia
1995
JAG
TV ShowSep 23, 1995

JAG

JAG (U.S. military acronym for Judge Advocate General) is …
JAG (U.S. military acronym for Judge Advocate General) is an American legal drama television show with a distinct U.S. Navy theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television (now CBS Television Studios). This series was originally aired on NBC for one season from September 23, 1995 to May 22, 1996 and then on CBS for an additional nine seasons from January 3, 1997 to April 29, 2005. The first season was co-produced with NBC Productions (now Universal Television) and was originally perceived as a Top Gun meets A Few Good Men hybrid series.
  • Wikipedia
1994
ER
TV ShowSep 19, 1994

ER

ER is an American medical drama television series created by …
ER is an American medical drama television series created by novelist Michael Crichton that aired on NBC from September 19, 1994, to April 2, 2009. It was produced by Constant c Productions and Amblin Entertainment, in association with Warner Bros. Television. ER follows the inner life of the emergency room of fictional County General Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, and various critical issues faced by the room's physicians and staff. The show ran for 15 seasons with a total of 331 episodes, becoming the longest-running primetime medical drama in American television history. It won 23 Emmy Awards, including the 1996 Outstanding Drama Series award, and received 124 Emmy nominations, which makes it the most nominated drama program in history. ER won 116 awards in total, including the Peabody Award, while the cast earned four Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series.
  • Wikipedia
1993
Diagnosis: Murder
TV ShowOct 29, 1993

Diagnosis: Murder

Diagnosis Murder is an American action-comedy-mystery …
Diagnosis Murder is an American action-comedy-mystery-medical crime drama television series starring Dick Van Dyke as Dr. Mark Sloan, a medical doctor who solves crimes with the help of his son Steve, a homicide detective played by Van Dyke's real-life son Barry. The series began as a spin-off of Jake and the Fatman (Dr. Mark Sloan made his first appearance in episode 4.19 "It Never Entered My Mind"), became a series of three TV movies, and then a weekly television series that debuted on CBS on October 29, 1993. Joyce Burditt wrote the episode in Jake and the Fatman and is listed here as the creator of the spin off series.
  • Wikipedia
NYPD Blue
TV ShowSep 21, 1993

NYPD Blue

NYPD Blue is an American police procedural drama television …
NYPD Blue is an American police procedural drama television series set in New York City, exploring the struggles of the fictional 15th Precinct detective squad in Manhattan. Each episode typically intertwines several plots involving an ensemble cast.
  • Wikipedia
Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale Talk Show Host
www.imdb.com
MovieMay 21, 1993

Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale T…

Dr Sheila Carlin is good …
Dr Sheila Carlin is good friends with Della who calls Perry in when she is being pestered by someone. On the theory that it could be somebody that she works with at a radio stations she ...
  • IMDb
Walker, Texas Ranger
TV ShowApr 21, 1993

Walker, Texas Ranger

Walker, a martial artist, and his partner Trivette are Texas …
Walker, a martial artist, and his partner Trivette are Texas Rangers. They make it their business to battle crime in Dallas and all around the State of Texas.
  • IMDb
1992
Martin
TV ShowAug 27, 1992

Martin

Martin is an American television sitcom that aired for five …
Martin is an American television sitcom that aired for five seasons on Fox from August 27, 1992, to May 1, 1997. Reflecting the rising popularity of the Fox network throughout the 1990s, Martin was one of the network's highest-rated shows during the sitcom's run.
  • Wikipedia
1991
Problem Child 2
MovieJul 3, 1991

Problem Child 2

Junior and his father, Ben, move from Cold River to Mortville. …
Junior and his father, Ben, move from Cold River to Mortville. Junior becomes threatened by Ben's desire to date again and find a new mother for Junior, and sabotages each of his dates. Ben falls in love with Annie, the school nurse. However, Annie is the mother of Trixie - who is worse than Junior in his behavior and equally resents her mother dating again. Then Ben meets Lawanda, the richest woman in Mortville, who desires to marry Ben and send Junior to boarding school in Bagdad. And Ben now has to make the decision whether to continue to pursue Annie for love or marry Lawanda so Junior can have a mother.
  • IMDb
1990
Beverly Hills, 90210
TV ShowOct 4, 1990

Beverly Hills, 90210

Beverly Hills, 90210 is an American teen drama television series …
Beverly Hills, 90210 is an American teen drama television series created by Darren Star and produced by Aaron Spelling under his production company Spelling Television. The series ran for ten seasons on Fox from October 4, 1990, to May 17, 2000, and is the longest-running show produced by Spelling. It is the first of six television series in the Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise and follows the lives of a group of friends living in the upscale and star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California, as they transition from high school to college and into the adult world. "90210" refers to one of the city's five ZIP codes.
  • Wikipedia
Law & Order
TV ShowSep 13, 1990

Law & Order

Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama …
Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series created by Dick Wolf, launching the Law & Order franchise. Airing its entire run on NBC, Law & Order premiered on September 13, 1990 and completed its twentieth and final season on May 24, 2010.
  • Wikipedia
Instant Karma
MovieApr 27, 1990

Instant Karma

In Hollywood, the successful TV screenwriter and producer of …
In Hollywood, the successful TV screenwriter and producer of the "Rock'n'Roll P.I." show Zane is an insecure and needy man, unhappy with his mediocre work for television with his partner David. His fiancee Amy has left him to live with another woman and he has hypnosis analysis with his psychiatrist Dr. Berlin. Zane is also having problems with the star of his show, Reno, who is arrogant, temperamental and drug addicted, and his partner in the show Pop is also upset with Reno. Meanwhile the IRS is auditing Zane's investments. When Zane meets the sexy and gorgeous extra Penelope, he immediately becomes obsessed for her. Zane dates Penelope and soon they fall in love with each other. But his insecurity jeopardizes the relationship.
  • IMDb
1989
K-9
MovieApr 28, 1989

K-9

K-9 is a 1989 American buddy cop action-comedy film starring …
K-9 is a 1989 American buddy cop action-comedy film starring James Belushi and Mel Harris. It was directed by Rod Daniel, written by Steven Siegel and Scott Myers, produced by Lawrence Gordon and Charles Gordon, and released by Universal Pictures.
  • Wikipedia
1988
Murphy Brown
TV ShowNov 14, 1988

Murphy Brown

Murphy Brown is an American sitcom created by Diane …
Murphy Brown is an American sitcom created by Diane English that premiered on November 14, 1988, on CBS. The series stars Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy Brown, a famous investigative journalist and news anchor for FYI, a fictional CBS television newsmagazine, and later for Murphy in the Morning, a cable morning news show.
  • Wikipedia
Roseanne
TV ShowOct 18, 1988

Roseanne

Roseanne is an American television sitcom starring …
Roseanne is an American television sitcom starring Roseanne Barr and revolving around the fictional Conner family. It aired on ABC from October 18, 1988, to May 20, 1997, and again from March 27, 2018 to May 22, 2018. Lauded for its realistic portrayal of a working-class American family, the series reached No. 1 in the Nielsen ratings from 1989 to 1990.
  • Wikipedia
Just in Time
TV ShowApr 6, 1988

Just in Time

Tim Matheson stars as the new editor of a popular magazine. …
Tim Matheson stars as the new editor of a popular magazine. His frantic life is greatly complicated by the presence of a talented staff columist whose personal and professional style leads him to think he may have met his match.
  • Tv
1987
Tin Men
MovieFeb 18, 1987

Tin Men

One step short of larceny, the aluminum siding salesmen in …
One step short of larceny, the aluminum siding salesmen in this movie sell their wares, compete with each other, and engage in a lot of great dialog. Tin Men focuses on the rivalry between BB Babowsky and Ernest Tilley. At the same time, the end of small world of which they are kings looms near as a government probe investigates their industry.
  • IMDb
1986
Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
MovieAug 1, 1986

Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives

A Year After The Fake Jason …
A Year After The Fake Jason Vorhees was killed by Tommy Jarvis. Tommy heads to the real Jason Vorhees's Grave to Get Rid of Jason's Body for Good. However a Lighting Strike Ressurect's Jason and He's Alive. Jason then returns to Camp Crystal Lake now known as Camp Forest Green and Tommy warns the Local Police but is viewed as crazy. And It's now up to Tommy to stop Jason all by himself this time with the Cops hunting him down as well.
  • IMDb
1985
Badge of the Assassin
en.wikipedia.org
MovieNov 2, 1985

Badge of the Assassin

Three black revolutionaries …
Three black revolutionaries gun down two New York City police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the killers that ...
  • IMDb
Growing Pains
TV ShowSep 24, 1985

Growing Pains

Growing Pains is an American television sitcom that aired …
Growing Pains is an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from September 24, 1985, to April 25, 1992. The show ran for seven seasons, consisting of 166 episodes.
  • Wikipedia
The Golden Girls
TV ShowSep 14, 1985

The Golden Girls

The Golden Girls is an American sitcom created by Susan …
The Golden Girls is an American sitcom created by Susan Harris that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992, with a total of 180 half-hour episodes spanning seven seasons. The show stars Beatrice Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, and Estelle Getty as four older women who share a home in Miami, Florida. It was produced by Witt/Thomas/Harris Productions, in association with Touchstone Television, and Paul Junger Witt. Tony Thomas and Harris served as the original executive producers.
  • Wikipedia
1984
Hunter
TV ShowSep 18, 1984

Hunter

Hunter is an American crime drama created by Frank Lupo, …
Hunter is an American crime drama created by Frank Lupo, which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1991. It starred Fred Dryer as Sgt. Rick Hunter and Stepfanie Kramer as Sgt. Dee Dee McCall. The title character Sgt. Rick Hunter was a wily, physically imposing, often rule-breaking homicide detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. The show's main characters, Hunter and McCall, resolved many of their cases by lethal force, but no more so than many other related television dramas.
  • Wikipedia
1983
WarGames
MovieMay 7, 1983

WarGames

In Seattle, teenager David is a lazy but bright teenager that …
In Seattle, teenager David is a lazy but bright teenager that prefers to hack and change his grades in the high-school computer than study. One day, David's best friend Jennifer is with him and he decides to hack into toy company Protovision, seeking new games, and he accidentally connects the War Operation Plan Response system in a computer located at the North American Aerospace (NORAD) at Cheyenne Mountain in Colorado Springs, Colorado using the password Joshua that was the name of the son of its creator, the deceased scientist Stephen Falken. David challenges the computer to play a Thermo War game between USA and the Soviet Union. Soon he realizes that the computer is playing for real and the United States of America is changing its condition to DEFCON 1 in a game with no winners.
  • IMDb
1982
Cheers
TV ShowSep 30, 1982

Cheers

Cheers was an American sitcom that ran on NBC from …
Cheers was an American sitcom that ran on NBC from September 30, 1982, to May 20, 1993, with a total of 275 half-hour episodes for eleven seasons. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The show was created by the team of James Burrows, Glen Charles, and Les Charles. The show is set in a bar named Cheers in Boston, Massachusetts, where a group of locals meet to drink, relax, and socialize. The show's main theme song, co-written and performed by Gary Portnoy, lent its refrain "Where Everybody Knows Your Name" as the show's catchphrase.
  • Wikipedia
1979
The Facts of Life
TV ShowAug 24, 1979

The Facts of Life

The Facts of Life is an American sitcom and a spin-off of …
The Facts of Life is an American sitcom and a spin-off of Diff'rent Strokes that originally aired on NBC from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it one of the longest-running sitcoms of the 1980s. The series focuses on Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae) as she becomes a housemother (and from the second season onward, a dietitian as well) at the fictional Eastland School, an all-female boarding school in Peekskill, New York.
  • Wikipedia
1978
Diff'rent Strokes
TV ShowNov 3, 1978

Diff'rent Strokes

Diff'rent Strokes is an American sitcom that aired on NBC …
Diff'rent Strokes is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from November 3, 1978, to May 4, 1985, and on ABC from September 27, 1985, to March 7, 1986. 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 and widower named Phillip Drummond (Conrad Bain) and his daughter Kimberly (Dana Plato), 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. Edna Garrett (who ultimately spun off into her own successful sitcom, The Facts of Life).
  • Wikipedia
1952
Alan Blumenfeld
BirthSeptember 1952

Alan Blumenfeld

Alan Blumenfeld was born.
Back to top
  • Data from
  • Wikipedia
  • IMDb
  • Netflix
  • Freebase
  • Select images from
  • TiVo
Wikipedia text under CC-BY-SA license