The Cast of Diff'rent Strokes: Where Are They Now?
The original Drummond household maid and housekeeper Mrs. Edna Garrett, portrayed by Charlotte Rae, left Diff'rent Strokes only after one season. She starred in the show's spinoff, The Facts of Life, for five years. Following that, Rae starred in TheFacts of LifeReunion TV movie and ER. Bridges and Rae are now the only original remaining Diff'rent Strokes cast members.