The Facts of Life

Season 4 Episode 19

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?

Aired Unknown Mar 09, 1983 on NBC
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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
Mrs. Garrett is expecting a visit from a French chef whom she once was an understudy for in Paris. However, when he arrives with some of his relatives and then quickly departs leaving his family at Eastland, Mrs. Garrett and the girls are forced to entertain the visitors who speak no English. Meanwhile, the girls do battle with a squirrel on the lose in the Eastland cafeteria.moreless

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    Lisa Whelchel

    Lisa Whelchel

    Blair Warner

    Kim Fields

    Kim Fields

    Dorothy "Tootie" Ramsey

    Mindy Cohn

    Mindy Cohn

    Natalie Green

    Nancy McKeon

    Nancy McKeon

    Joanne "Jo" Polniaczek (1980-1988)

    Charlotte Rae

    Charlotte Rae

    Edna Garrett (1979-1986)

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    • QUOTES (6)

      • Natalie: Move over.
        Tootie: What?! There's no room!
        Natalie: I don't want a hideous creature-
        Tootie: God's creature.
        Natalie: Great, I don't want one of God's creatures hibernating in my nightie, now move over!

      • Tootie: What is it?
        Natalie: Something just crawled up my leg!
        Tootie: Wishful thinking. Go to sleep.

      • Blair: (Opening the window) What a gorgeous evening. The moon was but a chin of gold/A night or two ago,/And now she turns her perfect face/Upon the world below. 'The Moon', Emily Dickinson.
        Jo: (Closing the window) It's freezing, Jo Polniaczek.

      • Mrs. Garrett: Let me see, we'll have bouillabaisse, yes. No, I never cook anything I can't spell.

      • (About Chef Antoine)
        Blair: I'll converse with him en français.
        Natalie: (Putting her arm around Tootie) And we'll be our usual cute selves.
        Jo: And I'll stay out of his way.

      • Blair: Come on, Slave Day can be fun. Just think, you buy an upper classman and she's your slave for three whole days.
        Tootie: Blair, this may come as a shock to you, but slavery is not one of my favorite things.

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