John Travolta, Welcome Back Kotter (1975-1979) ) - Starring Gabe Kaplan, John Travolta, Ron Palillo, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes, Marcia Strassman, and John Sylvester White. Filmed in front of a live television audience. Comedy about a group of high school students known as “The Sweathogs” who tend to get in trouble often. Their teacher, Mr. Kotter, has a soft spot for these kids because he too, grew up in the city.
Welcome Back, Kotter is an American television sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan and featuring a young John Travolta. Videotaped in front of a live studio audience, it originally aired on the ABC network from September 9, 1975, to June 8, 1979. Also Marcia Strassman John Sylvester White Robert Hegyes Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs Ron Palillo Melonie Haller (Season 3) Stephen Shortridge (Season 4)
Marcia A. Strassman (April 28, 1948 - October 25, 2014) died today from breast cancer at age 66. She was an American actress and singer, best known for her roles as Julie Kotter in Welcome Back, Kotter and as Diane Szalinski in the 1989 feature film Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.
The Cast of 'Welcome Back, Kotter' John Travolta (Vinnie Barbarino), Lawrence Hilton Jacobs (Freddie "Boom Boom), Marcia Strassman (Julie Kotter), Gabe Kaplan (Gabe Kotter), Robert Hegyes (Juan Epstein). John Sylvester White (Mr. Michael Woodman) & Ron Palillo (Arnold Horshack) 1975-1976