Star Tracks: Monday, May 16, 2016 42 years, 2,191 covers and 55,436 stories from PEOPLE magazine's history for you to enjoy
Vol. 53 No. 25
Canceled After Lust One Season on CBS, Charles in Charge—about a Guy Working His Way Through College as a Nanny—returned in Syndication. with the Title Character Caring for a Different Family, the Show Became a Hit, Even Though the Approach Hadn't Changed. "we Always Went for the Laugh," Says Series Executive Producer Al Burton.
It Was Planned as a Sitcom for Alex Karras and Susan Clark About a Retired Football Player and His Wife, but Emmanuel Lewis, as the Couple's Pint-Size Adopted Son, Stole the Show. Without Him, Says Director Joel Zwick, "i Don't Think the Original Project Would Have Run More Than 13 Weeks."