TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy
The producers originally wanted an African-American actor to play Bobby. Cleavon Little was a finalist for the part. Jeff Conaway was originally considered to play John, but asked to audition for Bobby. Conaway was the only white actor who was considered for the role.
"Reverend" Jim Ignatowski:
Bobby, do you spell your name with one "o" or two?
Bobby Wheeler: One.
"Reverend" Jim Ignatowski: I'll get it right next time, "Booby".
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