Family Matters

Season 1 Episode 1

The Mama Who Came to Dinner

Aired Unknown Sep 22, 1989 on ABC

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  • Great start to the series!

    This episode introduces us to all of the characters and we learn stuff from the past we don't hear in other episodes.

    Carl- Doesn't want his mother living with him, was reluctlant to let Rachel and Richie live with them(previously)

    Harriet- Gets annoyed at Carl for being bossy, wants Mother Winslow to live with them.

    Mother Winslow- Can be pushy, young hearted, met many interesting people.

    Rachel- Is a writer, currently working on a novel, her husband died.

    Eddie- Rebellious, bribes his parents to get what he wants

    Laura- Is trusted taking care of Richie, picks on Judy

    Judy- Is jealous of Laura, because she's too young to take care of Richie

    Richie- Baby