“Oops! Did I do that?” In 1989, a 12-year-old named Jaleel White was fresh off from making small time appearances on television shows like The Jeffersons and The Cosby Show when he was given the opportunity of a lifetime to join the cast of Family Matters as Steve Urkel. Originally slated to only appear in the first episode as the geeky and obnoxious next door neighbor, audiences instantly fell in love with Urkel (and White, for that matter), which landed him a permanent spot on the series…
Ebony magazine, September 1980 — The Cast of The Jeffersons (clockwise from bottom-center): Sherman Hemsley as 'George Jefferson', Isabel Sanford as 'Louise Jefferson', Marla Gibbs as 'Florence Johnston, Franklin Cover as 'Tom Willis' & Roxie Roker as 'Helen Willis'
On their day off, the cast and crew of "Hamilton", one of Broadway's hottest shows, spent the afternoon at Six Flags Great Adventure and sampled many of the park's thrill rides. Daveed Diggs who plays Thomas Jefferson, reacts after riding Nitro. (Photo: Bob Bielk/Staff photographer)
The Jeffersons (TV show) Franklin Cover, Paul Benedict, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs, Ned Wertimer and Berlinda Tolbert (top row, from left); Roxie Roker, Isabel Sanford and Mike Evans (bottom row, from left). - Love, love, love this show!
Top, from left: Leslie Odom Jr. (Aaron Burr), Christopher Jackson (George Washington), Daveed Diggs (Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson). Bottom, from Left: Phillipa Soo (Eliza Hamilton), Renée Elise Goldsberry (Angelica Schuyler).