Willie Aames, the actor from Charles in Charge and Eight Is Enough is holding a garage sale at his Olathe, Kansas home to raise money after filing bankruptcy last year and financial difficulties. Read more on the Willie Aames garage sale below.
Willie Aames items available at his garage sale included antiques, artwork, a piano, leather couches, a TV set, a mounted lion’s head and other stuffed wildlife the 48-year-old had hunted, and movie memorabilia.
Aames also took time to sign autographs for his fans as a film crew recorded the event for a TV documentary about his life, reports the Kansas City Star. Read more
This sitcom blasted onto TV sets in 1984 on CBS, and it and ABC's "Who's the Boss?" - starring Tony Danza - both seemed similar, except for one thing: Charles in Charge left the air the next year. It starred Scott Baio ("Happy Days") and Willie Aames ("Eight is Enough").
In 1987, the show returned to airwaves in syndication, except this time with a whole new family, the Powells. With stars like Nicole Eggert ("Baywatch") and Ellen Travolta ("Happy Days"), John Travolta's sister, who played star Chachi's (Scott Baio) mother in "Happy Days" and now in "Charles in Charge."