A Family For Joe

Family For Joe, A (NBC 1990, Robert Mitchum, Jarrad Paul)

Robert Mitchum starred in this short-lived comedy on NBC. The parents of a upper-middle class family have died, and the four kids are forced to find some way to keep themselves split up in various foster homes. They run across an old homeless man, and get him to live in their house and pretend to be their grandfather.

Jarrad Paul as Chris Bankston
Ben Savage as Chris Bankston
Maia Brewton as Holly Bankston
Juliette Lewis as Holly Bankston
Robert Mitchum as Joe Whitaker
Jessica Player as Mary Bankston
David Lascher as Nick Bankston
Barry Gordon as Roger Hightower

crew details
Creator: Arnold Margolin
Executive Producers: Sonny Grosso, Larry Jacobson, Arnold Margolin

production details
Country: USA
Network and Production Companies: NBC
Duration: 10×30 minute episodes
Aired From: 25 February – 19 August 1990