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Lisa Whelchel Reveals Why Nancy McKeon Missed ‘Facts of Life’ Live Show

The “Live in Front of a Studio Audience” reenactment of ‘80s sitcoms “Facts of Life” and “Diff’rent Strokes” did not disappoint!

Fans really got a treat when original cast members Lisa Whelchel, Mindy Cohn and Kim Fields from “The Facts of Life” showed up, with Whelchel decked out in an Eastland uniform and singing the classic theme song at the beginning of the episode.

“Extra’s” Billy Bush caught up with Lisa, who talked about the big night, revealed why co-star Nancy McKeon couldn’t attend, and praised Jennifer Aniston’s portrayal of her character Blair.

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