Charles in Charge (1984–1990)
7 Jan. 1989Ninny and the Professor
Charles and an unfair faculty supervisor clash over a literature student's grade.
14 Jan. 1989Duelling Presleys
Lillian is in a jam when a celebrity impersonator cancels his appearance at the diner. Directed by series star Scott Baio.
21 Jan. 1989Adam See, Adam Do
When Adam needs help on what to do on a date with a woman, he decides to hide downstairs and study Charles on his date with Stephanie. When he uses the same techniques on his date, he and Charles end up in hot water.
28 Jan. 1989Yesterday Cafe
Lillian opens a 1950s-style cafe; Charles tutors two football players.
4 Feb. 1989Fatal Obsession
An obsessed coed pursues Charles. Directed by series star Scott Baio.
11 Feb. 1989Walter Gets a Dodo
Charles matches Walter up with a younger woman (Marcia Wallace).
18 Feb. 1989Ladies' Night Out
Buddy and Charles attempt to keep Sarah and Jamie from escaping to an after-hours dance club.
25 Feb. 1989Chargin' Charles
Unknown to Charles, the Powell children charge his new credit card to its limit. Directed by series star Scott Baio.
4 Mar. 1989A Fish Called Buddy
Charles realizes the true gift of friendship when Buddy lies near death in a hospital.
22 Apr. 1989Second Banana
When a film crew decides to shoot a commercial at his mom's restaurant, Charles tells Jamie that she was chosen as a model. However, when it is realized that it is Sarah that they want, Charles must find a way to not hurt Jamie's feelings.
29 Apr. 1989Still at Large
Charles and Buddy are shocked when they learn that one of Jamie's favorite teachers is wanted for torching a federal building when she was in college.
6 May 1989Poetic License
Charles uses one of Sarah's poem to try and impress a girl. When the girl publishes the poem in a magazine under Charles' name, Sarah's teacher sees it and accuses her of plagiarism.
13 May 1989Charles Splits: Part 1
When Charles gets hit on the head, he develops another personality, Chaz, a leather wearing biker. He picks a girl named Tiffany and goes off and marries her.
20 May 1989Charles Splits: Part 2
The Powells' are stunned when the amnesia-stricken Charles gets married.
27 May 1989Curing the Common Cult
When Jamie joins a cult which tells it members to give all their money away and quit school, Charles must try to prove to her that the leader, Abba-Kahn, is a phony.
1 Jul. 1989Room at the Bottom
Everyone has their own plans on how to use the family's new recreation room.
8 Jul. 1989A Sting of Pearls
When the Powell's old babysitter comes to visit, Charles begins to feel unneeded when the children are more attentive toward her. His fears are worsened after he loses a pearl necklace that Mr. Powell entrusted him to hide.
9 Sep. 1989Walter's War
When Mr. Powell has a date with a woman who shares his love of World War II, Charles must deal with several crises at the last minute to make sure everything is in place for the special night.
16 Sep. 1989The Organization Man
Charles uses a digital electronic organizer to help plan out his schedule. However, he finds out that it cannot come close to solving all of the Powell's problems.
23 Sep. 1989Buddy's Daddy
When Buddy's dad comes to visit from California, Buddy is surprised to learn that his parents are near divorce.
30 Sep. 1989Triple Threat
Buddy and Charles are trapped in a case of mistaken identity when they date identical twins. Directed by series star Scott Baio.
28 Oct. 1989Aunt Vanessa
Jamie considers transferring to a New York school for performers.
4 Nov. 1989It's a Blunderfull Life
Charles dreams about what kind of life the Powell children would lead without him. With Don Most. Directed by series star Scott Baio.
18 Nov. 1989Big Bang
Charles has to write an essay about growing up. Buddy uses the Powell's house to do a chemistry experiment. Sarah is reluctant to part with her childhood doll. Adam cannot get rid of the hiccups. Jamie has a date with a guy who is a college classmate of Charles and Buddy.