Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 20, 1984
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
NBC TV Network
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The Cosby Show » Season 5
The Cosby Show - 05x12 Truth or Consequences

5x12 Truth or Consequences

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First Aired: Jan. 05, 1989 on NBC

Summary: After Vanessa shows up late for dinner several nights in a row with lame excuses, Cliff and Clair become suspicious. Vanessa is forced to tell her secret to Rudy that she is meeting her boyfriend, Jeremy. Rudy promises not to tell, but when she is questioned by Cliff and Clair, she can't…
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Main Characters in this Episode



Guest Stars

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable played by Bill Cosby
Elvin Tibideaux played by Geoffrey Owens
Theo Huxtable played by Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Russell Huxtable played by Earle Hyman
Anna Huxtable played by Clarice Taylor
Kenny played by Deon Richmond
Nelson Tibideaux played by Donovan Bryant
Nelson Tibideaux played by Darrian Bryant

Trivia

  • In "Cliff Babysits", we learn Cliff had a younger brother. James Theodore Huxtable died at the age seven of rheumatic fever. Cliff was eight years old at the time.
  • Cliff's story about his brother James was taken from Bill Cosby's actual life. His brother James died of Rheumatic fever in 1947.
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