The Facts of Life

Season 5 Episode 21

Mother and Daughter

Aired Unknown Feb 29, 1984 on NBC



  • Quotes

    • Tootie: Mom, the most important thing to me in this world is acting, but you keep putting it down. Diane: I just don't want you to get hurt. Tootie: If being an actress means getting hurt, I'll get hurt. Diane: I didn't know it meant that much to you. Tootie: Well it does. Diane: Then Tootie, if you want to be in show business be an entertainment lawyer. It's just as exciting as acting and much more stable. Tootie: See Mom, you're doing it again. Diane: What?! Tootie: You're telling me what to do! Diane: Well I'm sorry! I can't just say 'okay' to everything you want to do. I'm your mother. I have a responsibility. If you tell me you want to jump off a building, I'm supposed to say 'Yes'? Tootie: Mom! I want to be an actress, not a... stuntwoman! Diane: ...What?