Charles in Charge

Genre: Comedy
Premiere: 1984
Network: Syndicated
IMDB Rating: 6/10
Sessons: 5
Full Episodes: 126
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Full Show Summary

Charles, a college student, moves in with the Powell family as the housekeeper, baby-sitter, and friend to the children. Along with his best friend, Buddy, Charles attempts to manage his life, especially college and girls, as well as tend to the family.
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Last Episode, 10 November 1990: Season 5, Episode 26: Charles Be DeMille
In the series finale, Sarah's class field trip is cancelled due to lack of funding, so Charles volunteers to direct a benefit show to raise the necessary money. Buddy gets various acts to audition for Charles, including the entire Powell family. At the same time, Charles finds out that he has to take an exam to get accepted at Princeton for his post-graduate work, and it happens to be on the same date as the benefit.
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Date Aired Charles in Charge Episodes
Season 1
03 October 1984 Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot
10 October 1984 Season 1, Episode 2: Extracurricular Activity
17 October 1984 Season 1, Episode 3: Another Saturday Night
24 October 1984 Season 1, Episode 4: War
07 November 1984 Season 1, Episode 5: Cousin Elliott
14 November 1984 Season 1, Episode 6: Slumber Party
21 November 1984 Season 1, Episode 7: Discipline
28 November 1984 Season 1, Episode 8: Trick or Treat
05 December 1984 Season 1, Episode 9: A Date with Enid
12 December 1984 Season 1, Episode 10: Friends And Lovers
19 December 1984 Season 1, Episode 11: Home for the Holidays
26 December 1984 Season 1, Episode 12: Accidental Puppy
02 January 1985 Season 1, Episode 13: The Commotion
16 January 1985 Season 1, Episode 14: Mr. President
23 January 1985 Season 1, Episode 15: Jill's Decision
30 January 1985 Season 1, Episode 16: Pressure from Grandma
06 February 1985 Season 1, Episode 17: Snowed In
13 February 1985 Season 1, Episode 18: Charles 'R' Us
20 February 1985 Season 1, Episode 19: Charles' Spring Break (aka The Last Resort)
27 February 1985 Season 1, Episode 20: The Wrong Guy
13 March 1985 Season 1, Episode 21: Mr. Brilliant
03 April 1985 Season 1, Episode 22: Meet Grandpa
Season 2
03 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 1: Amityville
10 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 2: The Naked Truth
17 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 3: Feud for Thought
24 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 4: The Egg and Us
31 January 1987 Season 2, Episode 5: The Loan Arranger
07 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 6: American Teen
14 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 7: Buddy Comes to Dinner
21 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 8: A Fox in the Henhouse
28 February 1987 Season 2, Episode 9: Pizza Parlor Protest
07 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 10: Trade Off
14 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 11: Dating
21 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 12: Music, Music, Mayhem
28 March 1987 Season 2, Episode 13: Buddy in Charge
02 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 14: Isn't That What's Her Face?
09 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 15: A Date From Heck
16 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 16: Mama Mia
23 May 1987 Season 2, Episode 17: Weekend Weary
18 July 1987 Season 2, Episode 18: The Case of the Mock-Turtle Mystery
22 August 1987 Season 2, Episode 19: U.F. Oh No
26 September 1987 Season 2, Episode 20: Twice Upon a Time (1)
03 October 1987 Season 2, Episode 21: Twice Upon a Time (2)
10 October 1987 Season 2, Episode 22: A Job From Heck
17 October 1987 Season 2, Episode 23: Baby Doll
24 October 1987 Season 2, Episode 24: Lillian Putts a Round
31 October 1987 Season 2, Episode 25: Her Brother's Keeper
07 November 1987 Season 2, Episode 26: The Undergraduate
Season 3
02 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 1: Yule Laff
09 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 2: Piece of Cake
16 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 3: Dorm Warnings
23 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 4: Speechless
30 January 1988 Season 3, Episode 5: Infatuation
06 February 1988 Season 3, Episode 6: Role Model
13 February 1988 Season 3, Episode 7: The Extremely Odd Couple
20 February 1988 Season 3, Episode 8: Poppa, the Sailor Man
27 February 1988 Season 3, Episode 9: Bottle Baby
05 March 1988 Season 3, Episode 10: Dear Charles
30 April 1988 Season 3, Episode 11: The Pickle Plot
07 May 1988 Season 3, Episode 12: The Buddy System
14 May 1988 Season 3, Episode 13: Sarah Steps Out
21 May 1988 Season 3, Episode 14: Trading Papers
28 May 1988 Season 3, Episode 15: Five Easy Pizzas
04 June 1988 Season 3, Episode 16: Getting In
25 June 1988 Season 3, Episode 17: Hero Today, Gone Tomorrow
09 July 1988 Season 3, Episode 18: Dutiful Dreamer
16 July 1988 Season 3, Episode 19: Berkling Up Is Hard to Do
23 July 1988 Season 3, Episode 20: Runaround Charles
30 July 1988 Season 3, Episode 21: Where the Auction Is
17 September 1988 Season 3, Episode 22: The Boy Who Loved Women
01 October 1988 Season 3, Episode 23: The Blackboard Bungle
29 October 1988 Season 3, Episode 24: The Heart Burglar
12 November 1988 Season 3, Episode 25: May the Best Man Lose
26 November 1988 Season 3, Episode 26: Barbelles
Season 4
31 December 1988 Season 4, Episode 1: No Nukes, Is Good Nukes
07 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 2: Ninny and the Professor
14 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 3: Duelling Presleys
21 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 4: Adam See, Adam Do
28 January 1989 Season 4, Episode 5: Yesterday Cafe
04 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 6: Fatal Obsession
11 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 7: Walter Gets a Dodo
18 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 8: Ladies' Night Out
25 February 1989 Season 4, Episode 9: Chargin' Charles
04 March 1989 Season 4, Episode 10: A Fish Called Buddy
22 April 1989 Season 4, Episode 11: Second Banana
29 April 1989 Season 4, Episode 12: Still at Large
06 May 1989 Season 4, Episode 13: Poetic License
13 May 1989 Season 4, Episode 14: Charles Splits (1)
20 May 1989 Season 4, Episode 15: Charles Splits (2)
27 May 1989 Season 4, Episode 16: Curing the Common Cult
01 July 1989 Season 4, Episode 17: Room at the Bottom
08 July 1989 Season 4, Episode 18: A Sting of Pearls
09 September 1989 Season 4, Episode 19: Walter's War
16 September 1989 Season 4, Episode 20: The Organization Man
23 September 1989 Season 4, Episode 21: Buddy's Daddy
30 September 1989 Season 4, Episode 22: Triple Threat
28 October 1989 Season 4, Episode 23: Aunt Vanessa
04 November 1989 Season 4, Episode 24: It's a Blunderfull Life
11 November 1989 Season 4, Episode 25: Bad Boy
18 November 1989 Season 4, Episode 26: Big Bang
Season 5
30 December 1989 Season 5, Episode 1: Summer Together, Fall Apart
06 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 2: Get Thee to a Nuttery
13 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 3: Three Dates and a Walnut
20 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 4: Out with the In Crowd
27 January 1990 Season 5, Episode 5: There's a Girl in My Ficus
03 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 6: Judge Not Lest Ye Beheaded
10 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 7: Baby Bummer
17 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 8: Paper Covers Rock
24 February 1990 Season 5, Episode 9: Child Hoods
03 March 1990 Season 5, Episode 10: Advice and Contempt
28 April 1990 Season 5, Episode 11: Daffy Doc
05 May 1990 Season 5, Episode 12: Buddy Flips a Disc
12 May 1990 Season 5, Episode 13: Brain Man
19 May 1990 Season 5, Episode 14: Don't Rock the Vote
26 May 1990 Season 5, Episode 15: Let's Quake a Deal
02 June 1990 Season 5, Episode 16: Up Your IQ
09 June 1990 Season 5, Episode 17: All That Chaz
25 August 1990 Season 5, Episode 18: Frankie and Mommy
01 September 1990 Season 5, Episode 19: Lost Resort
08 September 1990 Season 5, Episode 20: Dead Puck Society
15 September 1990 Season 5, Episode 21: La Cage Aux Fools
22 September 1990 Season 5, Episode 22: Teacher's Pest
20 October 1990 Season 5, Episode 23: Almost Family
27 October 1990 Season 5, Episode 24: Seeing Is Believing
03 November 1990 Season 5, Episode 25: Fair Exchange
10 November 1990 Season 5, Episode 26: Charles Be DeMille