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Child Stars: Their Story (2000)

Directors: Tony Dow Melissa Gilbert
Genre: Documentary
Plot: How young celebrities deal with fame, pressure, and wealth, including interview with Fred Savage, Patty Duke, Jerry Mathers, Danny Bonaduce and Todd Brides.

The credited cast:

Hayley Mills ... Narrator
Baby Peggy ... Herself (as Diana Serra Cary)
Jeannie Russell ... Herself
Angela Cartwright ... Herself
Veronica Cartwright ... Herself


"ABC Afterschool Specials" was the umbrella show name for various educational shows that were shown in the afternoon, occasionally. Each episode was produced by a separate company.

Me and My Hormones (1996)

Director: Melissa Gilbert
Writer : Jeanne Romano

Original Air Date: 24 October 1996 (Season 25, Episode 2)

Plot:Three women of various generations deal with the many changes taking place in their lives.

The cedited cast:

Robin Strasser ... Julia
Stuart Damon ... Bill
Courtney Peldon ... Megan
Marion Ross ... Ruth Roberston
Bruce Boxleitner ... Mr. Mahar
Sara Gilbert ... Jessie
Chad Lowe ... Roger
Mitzi McCall ... Manager
Marsha Warfield ... Nurse
Meagan Good ... Janie