Skip to main content

Gimme a Break

Series Summary
Nell Harper is the no-nonsense housekeeper and surrogate mother for police chief Carl Kanisky's children: Samantha, Julie and Katie. The Kanisky daughters need all the help they can get after their mother dies - because Carl isn't exactly in touch with his feminine side.

Air Dates: 1981 - 1987

Genres: Sitcom

Network: NBC

  • Season 5, Ep. 1 : Joey's Train Sep 14, 1985

    more info
    Loading

    Joey's toy train awakens memories of the chief.

  • Season 4, Ep. 25 : Julie's Birthday May 11, 1985

    more info
    Loading

    Julie and Jonathan hope to solve the problems in their sometimes-rocky relationship by running off to Las Vegas and getting married.

  • Season 4, Ep. 24 : Friendship May 4, 1985

    more info
    Loading

    When Nell begins to feel that Addy is spending less time with her, she relies on a rather simple-minded friend for companionship.

  • Season 4, Ep. 23 : Monkey See, Monkey Do Mar 30, 1985

    more info
    Loading

    The chief's stubbornness prompts Nell, Katie, Julie and Samantha to leave the house.

  • Season 4, Ep. 22 : Police Mommas Mar 23, 1985

    more info
    Loading

    Nearly the entire Glenlawn police force succumbs to an outbreak of food poisoning, so Nell and Addy sign on as temporary cops.

comments

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers