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Family Affair

The Mother Tongue (Season 1, Episode 23)
TV-G
TV Episode | 30 min | Comedy, Family

Buffy & Jody's new friend at school has them doing things differently. When Marilyn visits, Bill and French learn she speaks only Mandarin, and the kids communicate through child-speak. French tries his rusty mandarin and insults her.
Writers
Don Fedderson (creator) | Edmund L. Hartmann (creator) (as Edmund Hartmann) | George Tibbles
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 27, 1967

Release date
Feb 27, 1967 (United States)

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9 cast members
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Brian Keith
Uncle Bill Davis Uncle Bill Davis   See fewer
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John Williams
Nigel 'Niles' French Nigel 'Niles' French   See fewer
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Kathy Garver
Catherine 'Cissy' Patterson-Davis Catherine 'Cissy' Patterson-Davis   See fewer
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Anissa Jones
Ava Elizabeth 'Buffy' Patterson-Davis Ava Elizabeth 'Buffy' Patterson-Davis   See fewer
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Johnny Whitaker
Jonathan 'Jody' Patterson-Davis (as Johnnie Whitaker) Jonathan 'Jody' Patterson-Davis (as Johnnie Whitaker)   See fewer
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Lisa Fong
Marilyn Marilyn   See fewer
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May Lee
Grandmother Grandmother   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Mr. Chen Mr. Chen   See fewer
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Noel Toy
Mrs. Chen Mrs. Chen   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.8 / 10 | 34 votes