This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal independent woman living in Tuckahoe, NY with her fourth husband Walter; owner of Findlay's Friendly Appliances, Carol Trainor; Maude's divorced daughter from her 2nd marriage and Philip; Carol's son.
Last Episode06x24 Maude's Big Move (3) (a.k.a.) Wash… Aired: Apr. 22, 1978
Maude arrives in Washington as a newly elected Congresswoman and has to learn to do things differently.
Series Fun Facts
- Doris Roberts was originally cast as Vivian. But after a pilot was shot, the producers felt that Roberts was too similar to Bea Arthur. She was replaced with Rue McClanahan.
- Donny Hathaway sang the theme song "And Then There's Maude".
- Producers made an agreement with Conrad Bain to star him in his own series after Maude ended. This resulted in Bain being cast as the adult lead in Diff'rent Strokes.