Gimme a Break!

2 Nominations
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Carl Kanisky is chief of police in Glenlawn, California. After the death of his wife, Margaret, he asks her friend, Nell Harper, to come in to keep house and take care of his children, Katie, Julie, and Samantha, in short, be like a mother to them. Later, Carl's father, Stanley, moves in. Around the same time, Nell takes in young Joey Donovan as her foster son.

Season 1

Golden Globe Awards

1985
1983

1985 Nominee

1985 Nominee

Best Television Actress – Musical/Comedy Series
Nell Carter

1983 Nominee

1983 Nominee

Best Television Actress – Musical/Comedy Series
Nell Carter