Mary Jenkins, a housewife who lived with her contractor husband, Lester and their 14-year-old daughter Brenda. Mary's best friend was Rose Lee Holloway, who used to sit out with her on the stoop of the apartment building (#227) and discuss many things.
Last Episode05x24 No Place Like Home Aired: May. 06, 1990
Mary dreams that she's homeless after misinterpreting a plea for help from a street person (homeless advocate Theodore Hayes) as a threat to …
Series Fun Facts
- Marla Gibbs's character was based on her character from The Jeffersons.
- Sandra Clark was never intended to be a regular character. She was added to the cast after testing positively with audiences.
- While the series was set in contemporary era Washington DC, the original play was set in 1950s Chicago.