The roles of the brothers were originally played by the late Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges in the sitcom that premiered on November 3, 1978.
The one-night-only event, slated for December 7, will also star Ann Dowd as Mrs. Garrett and John Lithgow as Mr. Drummond.
Norman Lear and Jimmy Kimmel’s “Live in Front of a Studio Audience” will also feature a reenactment of “The Facts of Life.”
The cast has yet to be announced.
Kerry Washington, Will Ferrell, Justin Theroux, Jim Burrows and Brent Miller will return as producers of the special live event.
“Diff’rent Strokes” aaaaand “The Facts of Life?!” I’ll be on time for this!
How about you?