Blair’s Flirtatious Mom in ‘The Facts Of Life’ [VIDEO]
This memorable sitcom focused on characters who went to an exclusive girls school, Eastland. Nancy, Blair, Sue Ann, Cindy, Molly, Natalie and Tootie were featured in the first season but by the beginning of the second season, the cast was trimmed down to Mrs. Garrett and four primary girls, Blair, Tootie, Natalie and a new girl, Jo.
In the episode entitled 'It's Parent's Night at Eastland' Blair's sophisticated mother arrives bringing with her, her flirtatious tendencies, which prompt rumors when she becomes "friendly" with a married man. This leads to a confrontation between Blair and her mother. Would you like to see it?
The show ran from 1979 through 1988. The four main girls would remain until the end of the series with Mrs. Garrett re-marrying and leaving in 1986 and Cloris Leachman coming in to play Mrs. Garrett's sister, Beverly Ann from 1986-1988.