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|Complete series cast summary:|
|Tom Bosley||-||Harry Boyle 48 episodes, 1972-1974|
|Joan Gerber||-||Irma Boyle / - 48 episodes, 1972-1974|
|Jack Burns||-||Ralph Kane 46 episodes, 1972-1974|
|Kristina Holland||-||Alice Boyle 45 episodes, 1972-1974|
|Lennie Weinrib||-||Chet Boyle / - 39 episodes, 1972-1974|
|Willie Aames||-||Jamie Boyle 35 episodes, 1972-1974|
Jaimie was included after test audiences of the series complained that Harry was too embattled by his family's haranguing and the producers decided that he needed someone who agreed with his opinions.
There was a live action version of the pilot filmed prior to the animated version for CBS. The live action version would have starred Van Johnson as a version of the "Harry Boyle" character.
The Boyles first appeared on a segment of Love, American Style (1969) titled "Love and the Old Fashioned Father" [ep 3.20c 2-11-1972].
It was never revealed what Ralph did for a living.
Curiously, Frits Lambrechts guest starred in the first and last episode of the first and second season, each.
Alice had a boyfriend that appeared on occasion named Herbie Fenstimacher.
In the pilot, the Boyles had a black housekeeper. However, when the series premiered the housekeeper was dumped.
Another difference between the pilot and the series was that in the pilot Alice was in college. However, in the series it was decided to cast Alice as a high school student.
Harry was in the restaurant supply business.
The family's dog was named Julius.
Joe E Ross reprised his role from "Car 54 Where Are You?", (Officer GuntherToody) for one episode of this series.