28 years ago today, “Family Matters” premiered on ABC.
The “Perfect Strangers” spinoff was based on the Winslow family and their nerdy neighbor, Steve Urkel.
The hit sitcom ran for 9 seasons and aired 215 episodes before the series ended in 1998.
See the most recent photos of the cast below.
Reginald VelJohnson (Carl Winslow)
Jo Marie Payton (Harriette Winslow)
Kellie Williams (Laura Winslow) & Darius McCrary (Eddie Winslow)
Jaleel White (Steve Urkel)
Jaimee Foxworth (Judy Winslow)
Telma Hopkins (Rachel Crawford)
Bryton James (Richie Crawford)
Shawn Harrison (Waldo)
Rosetta LeNoire, who played Estelle Winslow, passed away in 2002.
Michelle Thomas, who starred as Steve Urkel’s love interest, Myra, passed away in 1998 from a rare form of cancer.
“Family Matters” was truly a great show!