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Diff'rent Strokes A Tale of Two Teachers (1978–1986) Online

Diff'rent Strokes A Tale of Two Teachers (1978–1986) Online
Original Title :
A Tale of Two Teachers
Genre :
TV Episode / Comedy / Drama / Family
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Directror :
Gerren Keith
Cast :
Conrad Bain,Gary Coleman,Danny Cooksey
Writer :
Richard Gurman,Bernie Kukoff
Type :
TV Episode
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Diff'rent Strokes A Tale of Two Teachers (1978–1986) Online

Remember Mr. Wilkes, the no-nonsense substitute teacher whose career was nearly destroyed when Arnold claimed he hit him? Well, Mr. Wilkes is back ... and gotten full-time employment as Arnold's hard-nosed English literature teacher, in this tale about Arnold goofing off in class, acting like a know-it-all and then Mr. Wilkes demanding that his deviant student put up or shut up - by teaching the class for a day. The task: Teach the students Dickens' classic "A Tale of Two Cities."
Episode cast overview:
Conrad Bain Conrad Bain - Philip Drummond
Gary Coleman Gary Coleman - Arnold Jackson
Danny Cooksey Danny Cooksey - Sam McKinney
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - Mr. Wilkes
Shavar Ross Shavar Ross - Dudley Ramsey
Jason Hervey Jason Hervey - Charlie
Nikki Swasey Seaton Nikki Swasey Seaton - Lisa Hayes (as Nikki Swasey)
Courtney Witas Courtney Witas - Louise

The title is a reference to the title of Charles Dickens' novel "A Tale of Two Cities"

An alternate title considered for this episode was "Welcome Back, Wilkes", taken from Welcome Back, Kotter (1975).