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Welcome Back, Kotter (1975–1979)

TV-PG
TV Series | 30 min | Comedy

A compassionate teacher returns to his inner city high school of his youth to teach a new generation of trouble making kids.
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Seasons
4   |   3   |   2   |   1   See all
Creators
Gabe Kaplan | Alan Sacks | Peter Meyerson (developed for television by)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Sep 9, 1975

Release date (First episode)
Sep 9, 1975 (United States)

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136 cast members
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Gabe Kaplan
Gabe Kotter Gabe Kotter   See fewer
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Robert Hegyes
Juan Epstein Juan Epstein   See fewer
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Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs
Freddie 'Boom Boom' Washington Freddie 'Boom Boom' Washington   See fewer
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95
Marcia Strassman
Julie Kotter Julie Kotter   See fewer
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John Sylvester White
Mr. Michael Woodman Mr. Michael Woodman   See fewer
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94
Ron Palillo
Arnold Horshack Arnold Horshack   See fewer
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John Travolta
Vinnie Barbarino Vinnie Barbarino   See fewer
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Stephen Shortridge
Beau DeLabarre Beau DeLabarre   See fewer
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Helaine Lembeck
Judy Borden Judy Borden   See fewer
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Vernee Watson
Vernajean Williams Vernajean Williams   See fewer
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Charles Fleischer
Carvelli Carvelli   See fewer
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11
Bob Harcum
Wilbur Murray Wilbur Murray   See fewer
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Melonie Haller
Angie Grabowski Angie Grabowski   See fewer
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7
Irene Arranga
Mary Johnson / Mary Johnson Horshack Mary Johnson / Mary Johnson Horshack   See fewer
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Debralee Scott
Rosalie 'Hotsy' Totsy Rosalie 'Hotsy' Totsy   See fewer
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5
Dennis Bowen
Todd Ludlow Todd Ludlow   See fewer
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Ellen Travolta
Mrs. Horshack-O'Hara Mrs. Horshack-O'Hara   See fewer
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Ernest Harada
Mr. Jan Mr. Jan   See fewer
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Sally Hightower
Laura Stevens Laura Stevens   See fewer
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Suze Lanier-Bramlett
Bambi Forster Bambi Forster   See fewer
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Denise Galik
Paula Holtzgang Paula Holtzgang   See fewer
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Della Reese
Mrs. Jean Tremaine Mrs. Jean Tremaine   See fewer
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Martin Garner
Lou Grapette Lou Grapette   See fewer
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Jane Dulo
Nurse Bonney Nurse Bonney   See fewer
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Sam Weisman
Peter Charnoff Peter Charnoff   See fewer
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Georganne LaPiere
Kelly Woodman Kelly Woodman   See fewer
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Laura Zucker
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Eric Suter
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James Komack
Uncle Harry Orshack Uncle Harry Orshack   See fewer
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Bridget Hanley
Mary Flannigan Mary Flannigan   See fewer
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Arnold Soboloff
Charlie Piper Charlie Piper   See fewer
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Carole Androsky
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John Astin
Mr. Gore Mr. Gore   See fewer
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Valerie Curtin
Ms. Wright Ms. Wright   See fewer
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Michael V. Gazzo
Angelo DeMora Angelo DeMora   See fewer
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Lisa Mordente
Carmen Epstein Carmen Epstein   See fewer
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Pat Morita
Taro Takahashi Taro Takahashi   See fewer
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Susan Pratt
Jenny Hansen Jenny Hansen   See fewer
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Jerry Rannow
Oliver Miles Oliver Miles   See fewer
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Melody Anderson
Blonde Sweathog Blonde Sweathog   See fewer
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Scott Brady
Mr. Lou Caruso Mr. Lou Caruso   See fewer
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George Carlin
Wally 'The Wow' Wexler Wally 'The Wow' Wexler   See fewer
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Elyssa Davalos
Judy Horshack Judy Horshack   See fewer
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Jack Dodson
Mr. Hansen Mr. Hansen   See fewer
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Herb Edelman
Moe Epstein Moe Epstein   See fewer
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Alan Oppenheimer
Dr. Mel Melmann Dr. Mel Melmann   See fewer
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Stephen Pearlman
Mr. Chicken Manager Mr. Chicken Manager   See fewer
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Harold J. Stone
Charlie Kotter Charlie Kotter   See fewer
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Christopher Stryker
Harold 'Fearless' Feldman Harold 'Fearless' Feldman   See fewer
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Ned Wertimer
Second Substitute Teacher Second Substitute Teacher   See fewer
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Tommy Breslin
Sidney Braden Sidney Braden   See fewer
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Sip Culler
J. Bubba-Hampton J. Bubba-Hampton   See fewer
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Sonny Melendrez
Computer Computer   See fewer
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Doris Doris   See fewer
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Michael Taylor
Lyle Flannigan Lyle Flannigan   See fewer
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Mr. Ferguson Mr. Ferguson   See fewer
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Alice Backes
Mrs. Hansen Mrs. Hansen   See fewer
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Frank Corsentino
Mr. Overly - First Substitute Teacher Mr. Overly - First Substitute Teacher   See fewer
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Deloresse Daniels
African American Sweathog African American Sweathog   See fewer
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Mike Darnell
Bennie Moretti Bennie Moretti   See fewer
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Barbara Deutsch
Maxine Biffin Maxine Biffin   See fewer
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Susan Lawrence
Daria 'Goldie' Dia Daria 'Goldie' Dia   See fewer
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Frank O'Brien
Jerry Cronkite Jerry Cronkite   See fewer
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Robin Riker
Sexy Nurse Sexy Nurse   See fewer
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Ron Dennis
Arthur Arthur   See fewer
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Dena Dietrich
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Marlise Karlin
Olga the Stripper Olga the Stripper   See fewer
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Richard Moll
Big Thug Big Thug   See fewer
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Henry Beckman
Samson Malone Samson Malone   See fewer
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Paula Victor
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Larry Brooks
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Daniel Chodos
Eugene 'Blow Fish' Bigelow Eugene 'Blow Fish' Bigelow   See fewer
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John J. Fox
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Rachel Kotter (twin) Rachel Kotter (twin)   See fewer
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Doris Horshack Doris Horshack   See fewer
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Stan Ross
Weirdo in School Yard Weirdo in School Yard   See fewer
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Expectant Father Expectant Father   See fewer
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Nurse Baker Nurse Baker   See fewer
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Jack Fletcher
Mr. Leonard Kripps Mr. Leonard Kripps   See fewer
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Jenna McMahon
Mrs. Zugler Mrs. Zugler   See fewer
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Michael Preminger
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Connie Sawyer
Aunt Josephine Aunt Josephine   See fewer
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Frankie Verroca
Freddie Freddie   See fewer
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Mary Jo Catlett
Mrs. Myrna Fishbein Mrs. Myrna Fishbein   See fewer
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Corey Fischer
Waiter Waiter   See fewer
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Angelina Angelina   See fewer
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Charmaine Charmaine   See fewer
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Kay Kearney
Robin Kotter (twin) Robin Kotter (twin)   See fewer
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Dean M. Solomon
Manny Horshack Manny Horshack   See fewer
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Stanley Brock
Mr. Finch Mr. Finch   See fewer
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Marcy Hanson
The Nurse The Nurse   See fewer
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Baby Stevens Baby Stevens   See fewer
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Henry Corden
Mr. Sidney Fishbein Mr. Sidney Fishbein   See fewer
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Robert Stoneman
Leonard Leonard   See fewer
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Bebe Drake
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Dick Winslow
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Chanin Hale
Orshack's Secretary Orshack's Secretary   See fewer
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Female Student / Girl in Class / Cheerleader (uncredited) Female Student / Girl in Class / Cheerleader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Silvia (uncredited) Silvia (uncredited)   See fewer
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Santa Claus (uncredited) Santa Claus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mr. Cummins - Janitor (uncredited) Mr. Cummins - Janitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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