This short-lived remake of the 60's hit series was cancelled after 20 episodes. Bill Davis is a single bachelor living in Manhattan with his butler Giles French. He is enjoying his life of freedom until his late brother's three children show up (twins Buffy and Jody age 6, and Cissy age 15). Soon Bill and French must make serious adjustments as they now must play surrogate parents to three kids.
Last Episode01x13 Crushed Aired: Mar. 13, 2003
When a guitar-playing senior posts a flyer seeking a lyricist, Sissy signs up. But the young man hits a sour note with Bill, who asks French …
Series Fun Facts
- Two cast members from the original series, Kathy Garver and Johnnie Whitaker(Cissy and Jody), appear in this series as Beverly and Kevin.
- Premiered 12 September 2002, exactly 36 years to the day after the debut of the original Family Affair (1966).
- Tim Curry reportedly gained weight for his role as Mr. French in this show.