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The Facts of Life (1979)

Date added to database: 8/14/2001
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2/02/2016 The 9th and 'Final Season' is Getting an Individual Release
The Final Facts. Say goodbye to Blair (Lisa Whelchel), Natalie (Mindy Cohn), Tootie (Kim Fields) and Jo (Nancy McKeon). In this ninth season of this TV fave, the "girls" from Eastland are girls no longer.... (read entire news item)

10/19/2015 Individual Set, Box Art Confirmed for 'The Complete 8th Season'
Blair, Natalie, Tootie, and Jo say goodbye to their beloved Mrs. G...and things will never be the same again in The Facts of Life: Season Eight. When Edna Garrett finds love, the girls are understandably... (read entire news item)

10/15/2015 Cloris Leachman Arrives for 'The Complete 8th Season' DVDs
With the 7th Season DVDs - adding George Clooney (ER) to the cast! - coming to stores next Tuesday, October 20th, Shout! Factory is looking ahead to their individual release of the show's next-to-last... (read entire news item)

7/16/2015 Revised/Corrected Package Art for 'The Complete 7th Season'
Yesterday we reported that The Facts of Life - The Complete 7th Season is coming to DVD this fall from Shout! Factory. The 3-disc set will be out October 20th, and features a new cast member: George... (read entire news item)

7/15/2015 George Clooney Joins the Cast in 'The Complete 7th Season'
Garrett's girls are back! Join Blair, Natalie, Tootie, Jo, and Mrs. G for 24 Fact-astic episodes of laughs and life lessons in The Facts of Life: Season Seven. Every Facts fan knows that big changes are... (read entire news item)

3/03/2015 Individual Season Set is Scheduled for 'The Complete 6th Season'
A classic sitcom - and that's a Fact! Mrs. Garrett and her girls - Blair, Natalie, Tootie and Jo - are back with another batch of freshly baked episodes filled with humor and heart in the sixth season... (read entire news item)

11/17/2014 Shout! Provides a Statement About Music Clearances for 'The Complete Series'
Early last month we brought you the Shout! Factory press release for The Facts of Life - The Complete Series on DVD, a 26-disc set with every season that will be available from the Shout! Store online... (read entire news item)

10/09/2014 Shout! Factory's Formal Press Release for 'The Complete Series' DVDs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE You Take the Good, You Take the Bad... The Facts of Life: The Complete Series Available on DVD January 13, 2015 Holiday Delivery Guaranteed for Orders from You... (read entire news item)

9/15/2014 'The Complete Series': Release Date(s), Box Art, Cost and More!
"You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have The Facts of Life..." Mrs. Garrett and her girls are ready to make you laugh - and make you think - all over again with The... (read entire news item)

7/28/2014 'The Complete Series' is Coming to DVD from Shout! Factory **UPDATED**
In a brief but exciting announcement at the San Diego Comic Con 2014 this past weekend, and confirmed with an equally brief tweet Friday night, Shout! Factory says to expect them to release The Facts... (read entire news item)

4/15/2014 Package Art for Mill Creek's DVD Re-Releases in May
A few weeks ago we brought you Mill Creek's announcement that May 20th will see their official "wide" DVD releases of The Facts of Life - Season 1 and The Factis of Life - Season 2 individually, for $9.98... (read entire news item)

3/27/2014 'Wide' Re-Release from Mill Creek for the First 2 Seasons on DVD
We reported late last year that in January, Mill Creek Entertainment would re-release The Facts of Life - Season 1 on DVD, thanks to their deal last year with Sony. That release did happen, but only... (read entire news item)

12/12/2013 Mill Creek's Re-Release for 'Season 1' Possible Date, Cost
Back in late August we brought you the press release announcing that Mill Creek Entertainment had struck a deal with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, agreeing to re-release various TV-DVD titles which... (read entire news item)

10/21/2010 Halloween-Themed Sneak Preview Clips from 'The Complete 5th Season' DVDs
Blair, Natalie, Tootie and Jo: the girls are back in business in The Facts of Life: The Complete Fifth Season...literally. Season Five finds Mrs. Garrett (Charlotte Rae) opening her own gourmet shop,... (read entire news item)

7/28/2010 The Complete 5th Season Official: Date, Cost and Package Art!
In May Shout! Factory released the long-awaited 4th year of the show (out of a nine-year run), and later that same month we passed along word that fans could expect the continuation of that from Shout!... (read entire news item)

5/27/2010 How Long Until Fans Get 'The Complete 5th Season' on DVD?
Earlier this month Shout! Factory released The Facts of Life - The Complete 4th Season on DVD. It had been a looong wait for fans, who hadn't seen any home video sets come out since Sony had released... (read entire news item)

4/28/2010 Online Preview Clips for Next Tuesday's Complete 4th Season Set
As you know, May 4th (this coming Tuesday) sees the DVD release of Shout! Factory's 4-disc set of The Facts of Life - The Complete 4th Season. With that street date almost here, we've got a few sneak... (read entire news item)

4/09/2010 Shout!'s Press Release for The Complete 4th Season
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Just in Time for Mother's Day, Head Back to School with Mrs. Garrett and the Girls from Eastland Academy... THE FACTS OF LIFE: THE COMPLETE FOURTH SEASON Starring Emmy... (read entire news item)

2/10/2010 Package Art for Shout! Factory's Season 4 DVD Release
Two weeks ago we had the scoop that Shout! Factory had licensed the rights to release The Facts of Life - The Complete 4th Season (including the 2-hour TV Movie "The Facts of Life Goes to Paris") on DVD.... (read entire news item)

1/26/2010 Shout! Takes the Good, and There Ya' Have...Season 4 on DVD!
After a 2006 DVD release of The Facts of Life - The Complete 1st and 2nd Seasons and then a quick follow up (the same year) for The Facts of Life - The Complete 3rd Season, no more has been heard from... (read entire news item)

8/14/2006 We've Got Your First Look At The Cover Art For Facts Of Life - Season 3 !
As we reported on Friday, Sony is announcing The Facts Of Life - The Complete 3rd Season DVD set for release on October 24th. The 3-DVD set will contain 24 episodes in the original full-screen video,... (read entire news item)

8/11/2006 Take The Good, Take The Bad...Take The Season 3 Info Early! has gone and spoiled Sony's fun, jumping the gun on Monday's official announcement of The Facts Of Life - The Complete 3rd Season with an early pre-order listing for the set. The date the... (read entire news item)

7/20/2006 Website Provides A Heads-Up About Sony's Plans For 3rd Season DVDs!
We've been meaning to post this news for a while now, but one fact of life is that things don't always go according to plan, especially when there's a lot going on! However, back on the 4th of July,... (read entire news item)

3/11/2006 Get The Facts About Rear Cover Art (& Sharper Front Art, Too)
In our previous news reports for The Facts of Life - The Complete 1st And 2nd Seasons (coming May 9th, we've had some front cover art that's a little bit fuzzy, and no rear cover art...until now. Here's... (read entire news item)

3/03/2006 Press release and more info on Extras
You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have THE FACTS OF LIFE...! A spin-off of the tremendously popular "Diff'rent Strokes," THE FACTS OF LIFE is the hilarious series that... (read entire news item)

2/27/2006 Season 1 and 2 officially announced!
It's official! Sony will release the first and second seasons of The Facts of Life on May 9. The four disc set will include all 29 episodes (610 mins) from the first 2 seasons of the series; 13 season... (read entire news item)

2/16/2006 Possible Date for Season 1
Remember when we told you The Facts of Life wasn't coming in June, but would be out earlier? According to our retail sources, that "earlier" date may be May 9, but we're waiting for the studio to confirm... (read entire news item)

1/24/2006 The Facts of Life won't be coming in June
The other day we posted news that The Facts of Life would be coming out in June, but we've since been told that's wrong. A Sony rep wrote us to let us know that the June date is incorrect, and that we'll... (read entire news item)

1/21/2006 Fansite Provides Fantastic Facts Info For DVDs!
We just got in this past hour an e-mail from reader Chris Denman, with a fantastic heads-up about a news post that was published earlier today at the well-known "Beyond The Facts Of Life" fansite! Pavan... (read entire news item)

8/07/2005 Facts Christmas Episode Coming (along with Maude, Benson, Barney Miller & Bewitched Eps)...but not in Sept!
We have gotten a LOT of e-mails from readers, telling or asking us about a pre-order listing at DVDEmpire for something "Classic TV Christmas" from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The vast majority... (read entire news item)

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