Diff'rent Strokes was a popular sitcom that aired for eight seasons on NBC and ABC (1978-1986). It starred Conrad Bain as "Philip Drummond," a widower who adopts young brothers "Arnold" and "Willis Jackson," played by Gary Coleman and Todd Bridges.
The family comedy explored the misadventures in the family home, along with "Drummond" daughter "Kimberly" (Dana Plato) and a housemaid. Most of the main stars have passed on, some tragically young, but Bridges is still with us today, as is much of the supporting cast. In this gallery, learn what happened to the Diff'rent Strokes cast and where the surviving actors are now. Enjoy!
Diff'rent Strokes leading man "Philip Drummond" was played by popular TV star Conrad Bain. As "Mr. Drummond," he was the widowed father-of-one who adopted the "Jackson" brothers, "Arnold" and "Willis."