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  1. Risque adults-only puppets show still relevantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Yahoo!

    ... of rundown flats in an outer-outer borough of New York, Avenue Q, run by former Diff'rent Strokes child actor Gary Coleman (Zuleika Khan). Uptight Republican banker Rod (Hannaford) is struggling with his sexuality and his secret love for slacker ...

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  2. Follow the laughs to Slow Burn's 'Avenue Q'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... what is looking like a useless degree in English, rents an apartment from former "Diff'rent Strokes" child star Gary Coleman (Green), who is eking out a living as a building superintendent. Princeton quickly finds himself attracted to Kate Monster ...

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  3. Diff'rent Strokes child actor Todd Bridges recalls hitting rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Mirror.co.uk

    Diff'rent Strokes child actor Todd Bridges recalls hitting rock bottom - "I was tied down and put in a diaper" Diff'rent Strokes actor Todd Bridges has opened up about the moment he hit rock bottom following a successful childhood career as lovable Willis Jackson. Todd, now 51, spiralled into a life of drug addiction following a successful stint alongside actors Gary Coleman and Dana Plato on the American sitcom, which came to an abrupt end in 1986.

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  4. Allo Allo: Gendarmes stopped all GB cars on the way into ToulouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    ... 6/10. Mind you, they did also manage to put Dele Alli in the Wales team and rechristen Chris Coleman as Gary Coleman. What'chu talkin' 'bout, L'Equipe? Diff'rent Strokes for different folks, I suppose. The French national team and many of their fans ...

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  5. Muhammad Ali: In the ring, on screens big and smallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | KMIZ

    ... you know." This 1979 episode of the classic sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" features an exchange between Ali and Gary Coleman's character, Arnold. Ali agrees to sign an autograph for Arnold, then delivers one of his trademark rhymes when he realizes the ...

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  6. Remembering Muhammad Ali's episode of 'Diff'rent Strokes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... on Diff'rent Strokes . The seventh episode of season 2, titled "Arnold's Hero," saw the young Arnold (played by Gary Coleman) wanting to meet his hero, the Champ. He got his chance when Willis (Todd Bridges) and Kimberly (Dana Plato) convinced the ...

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  7. Gary Cole on 'Veep,' Improvising and His Early CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Daily Actor

    ... Angeles all of a sudden going into casting offices. Now if you remember in 1984, that was I think the height of Gary Coleman on Diff'rent Strokes, and on the same network that the miniseries was on - on NBC. So for the first year I was in Hollywood, ...

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  8. Gary Cole plays political consultant Kent Davidson on the HBO series Veep.Read the original story

    May 12, 2016 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... Angeles all of a sudden going into casting offices. Now if you remember in 1984, that was I think the height of Gary Coleman on Diff'rent Strokes , and on the same network that the miniseries was on - on NBC. So for the first year I was in ...

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  9. Actor Gary Cole On 'Veep' And Why 'Office Space' EnduresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WNED

    ... Angeles all of a sudden going into casting offices. Now if you remember in 1984, that was I think the height of Gary Coleman on Diff'rent Strokes , and on the same network that the miniseries was on - on NBC. So for the first year I was in ...

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  10. Diff'rent Strokes Star Dies of ... a Stroke?Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2016 | YesButNoButYes

    We're sad to see the passing of television star Gary Coleman. Indeed life is too short.

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  11. Diff'rent Strokes Star Dies of ... a Stroke?Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | YesButNoButYes

    We're sad to see the passing of television star Gary Coleman. Indeed life is too short.

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  12. Anjelica Huston, Katie Couric, Mr. T and More Expected to Attend Nancy Reagan's FuneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | ETonline

    ... The episode addressed the drug issue by introducing a storyline where drugs are being distributed in Arnold's (Gary Coleman) school. Diff'rent Strokes star Todd Bridges went through a bout with addiction after the show, but now that he's 23 years ...

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  13. Looking back on the life of Nancy ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... in Washington, D.C., January 20, 1981. In his role as the wise-cracking Arnold Jackson on "Diff'rent Strokes," Gary Coleman shared the screen in 1983 with first lady Nancy Reagan. She guest-starred in an episode to promote her "Just Say No" ...

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  14. 3 decades later, a mixed legacy for 'Just Say No'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... set of the television series "Diff'rent Strokes" with the show's stars Mary Jo Catlett, second left, and Gary Coleman, right. Reagan made the special appearance to promote her "Just Say No" anti-drug message. Others are not identified. Reagan, who ...

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  15. Diff'rent Strokes Star Dies of ... a Stroke?Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | YesButNoButYes

    We're sad to see the passing of television star Gary Coleman. Indeed life is too short.

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  16. Diffrent Strokes Star Pays Tribute to Nancy ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | TIME.com

    DIFF'RENT STROKES-- "The Reporter" Episode 22 -- Aired 3/19/83 -- Pictured: Mary Jo Catlett as Pearl Gallagher, Dana Plato as Kimberly Drummond, Conrad Bain as Philip Drummond, Todd Bridges as Willis Jackson, Nancy Reagan as herself Gary Coleman as Arnold Jackson. NBC - NBC via Getty Images Actor Todd Bridges says the episode of the 1980s sitcom Diff'rent Strokes featuring then-First Lady Nancy Reagan helped him when he hit rock-bottom.

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  17. Nancy Reagan's cameo on 'Diff'rent Strokes' for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... taken in by a rich white widower. In the installment, which aired on March 19, 1983, younger brother Arnold ( Gary Coleman ) plays investigative journalist to verify rumors that drugs were being sold at his elementary school. After meeting with one ...

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  18. Reagan's 'Just Say No' effort was pop-culture iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | USA Today

    ... message. In 1983, she played herself in an episode of the popular sitcom Diff'rent Strokes . Diminutive star Gary Coleman portrayed a reporter for the school newspaper who discovered drugs being sold on campus, and Mrs. Reagan came to the school to ...

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  19. Revolutionary TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... often in the same scene. After 12 years, some of Avenue Q 's humor is wearing thin. Tatiana Godfrey plays "Gary Coleman," a role that was amusing a decade ago, poking fun at the Diff'rent Strokes actor. But with his death in 2010, the laughs are ...

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  20. Diff'rent Strokes Star Dies of ... a Stroke?Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | YesButNoButYes

    We're sad to see the passing of television star Gary Coleman. Indeed life is too short.

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