TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Kevin Arnold recalls growing up during the late 60s and early 70s; the turbulent social times make the transition from child to adult unusually interesting.
Becky Slater, who played Kevin's occasional love interest and frequent nemesis was actually played by Danica McKellar's(Winnie Cooper) younger sister Crystal McKellar. The role of Becky was specifically created for Crystal after she had actually been a close runner up for the part of Winnie.
What the hell, Wayne?
In episode 41, Kevin comes home from school to watch the liftoff of Apollo 13. Apollo 13 lifted off on Saturday, April 11, 1970.
In some cable TV reruns outside North America, the original Joe Cocker rendition of the theme song ('With A Little Help From My Friends') has been replaced by a cover version. In the end credits, the instrumental version of this song that was originally broadcast has been replaced by the instrumental 'Winnie Cooper Theme' which is heard sometimes throughout the show. The Netflix/Amazon streaming versions use this replaced opening theme and other music replacements, but include the original closing instrumental.