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Carol Mayo Jenkins in Fame


1982 TV-PG

Based on the smash 1980 movie of the same name, this inspiring series focuses on the resolute students and caring faculty of New York City's High School for the Performing Arts and features rousing singing and dancing by its talented principals. Led by dancer Lydia Grant (Debbie Allen), the teachers devote themselves to nurturing young artists, including singer Coco (Erica Gimpel) and musician Bruno (Lee Curreri), as they prepare for life.