Originally the saga of a working mom raising her three sons alone while her pilot husband is away. After star Valerie Harper left the series, her role was filled by Sandy Duncan as the boys' aunt.

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Charlie Hauck
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Jason Bateman ...  David Hogan 110 episodes, 1986-1991
Jeremy Licht ...  Mark Hogan 110 episodes, 1986-1991
Luis Daniel Ponce Luis Daniel Ponce ...  Willie Hogan 110 episodes, 1986-1991
Josh Taylor ...  Michael Hogan 110 episodes, 1986-1991
Edie McClurg ...  Mrs. Patty Poole 88 episodes, 1986-1991
Sandy Duncan ...  Sandy Hogan 78 episodes, 1987-1991
Steve Witting ...  Burt 52 episodes, 1987-1991
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Storyline

Valerie Hogan is what you call "super-mom." Valerie's husband, Michael is an airline pilot, so the job of raising their three boys is left mostly to Valerie. There's girl-hungry David, Wille who's always getting into trouble, and brainy Mark. Mark and Wille are fraternal twins. Each week, Valerie encounters different experiences of what it is like to be a mother to three boys. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 March 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Hogan Family See more »

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Runtime:

(110 episodes)

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Stereo | Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Though Josh Taylor was a regular on the show, the first two seasons only had him as an occasional character, appearing in only two or three scenes on each episode. When Sandy Duncan took over Valerie Harper's role in the third season, the producers decided to change Taylor's character to be home more often. See more »

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Referenced in Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Saving Grace (1990) See more »

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One of my Fave Shows always
7 January 2018 | by chasesmoonlightSee all my reviews

First of all Huge Val Harper Fan here from day one as far back as when she star with Mary Tyler Moore and then Her own Show Rhoda. I was excited when Valerie Family first debuted. I was such a huge Fan of the Show I loved it still do till this Day. I often try and catch it in rerun form. I have always felt never was the same once Val was gone from the show, Althou I did continue to watch it. The show always had a lovely Family vibe/cozy easy going vibe. They just do not make shows like this anymore. I feel this show never got as much respect as it should have. LONG LIVE "VALERIE" "Hogan Family" <3 (REVIEW BY: Leslie Wrona)


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