Picks and Pans Review: Diff'rent Strokes

updated 03/21/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 03/21/1983 AT 01:00 AM EST

NBC (8-8:30 p.m. ET)

First Lady Nancy Reagan heads for Hollywood to guest-star with Gary Coleman in the kids' sitcom series. The mood, however, is mostly serious: Nancy visits Arnold (Coleman) at home and lectures his classmates at school after reading an article he wrote on school drug abuse. The TV cameo performance marks Nancy's first Hollywood role since she appeared in 1958's Crash Landing.

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