was a quasi-sci-fi comedy show that ran from 1985 to
1989. The show was about the family of a robotics
engineer who managed to secretly create a life-like
female robot that he tried to pass off as his daughter.
The show starred Tiffany Brissette as the robot Vicki,
Dick Christie as Ted Lawson (the father and Vickiís
creator), Marla Pennington as John Lawson (Tedís wife),
Jerry Supiran as Jamie Lawson (their son), and a bratty
neighbor girl named Harriet (played by Emily Schulman).
show, Ted created Vicki (Voice Input Child Identicant)
with the goal of eventually helping handicapped
children. Vicki was a super-human android, with super
strength, super speed, and an atomic power source.
Although Vicki had no emotions and spoke in a monotone
voice, the family managed to keep her true identity a
secret, even as she attended school. While not in use,
Vicki lived in a cabinet in Jamieís room. As the
seasons progressed, Vicki became more and more human