Do You Remember the 80's Sitcom "Gimme a Break?"


This theme song is from the 6th and final season of Gimme a Break.
Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC for six seasons from 1981 until 1987. The series stars Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief (Dolph Sweet) and his three daughters. The sitcom takes place in Glenlawn, a fictional Los Angeles suburb. Nellie Ruth "Nell" Harper (Nell Carter) agrees to be a housekeeper for the Kanisky household as a special favor to her late friend, Margaret Huffman Kanisky (played in flashback by Sharon Spelman), who was the wife of police chief Carl Kanisky (Dolph Sweet). Nell also served as a parent to the Chief's three daughters, Katie (Kari Michaelsen), Julie (Lauri Hendler), and Samantha (Lara Jill Miller). A foster son, Joey (Joey Lawrence), was added in Season 3.

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