IMDb 7.2/10

 (9,974 Ratings)
Network: ABC (US)
Actors: Bronson Pinchot,
Mark Linn-Baker,
Rebeca Arthur,
Melanie Wilson,
et al.
Genres: Comedy,
First Aired: March 25, 1986
Runtime: 25 minutes

TV Shows Perfect Strangers

Perfect Strangers

The series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Larry Appleton and his distant cousin Balki Bartokomous. A Wisconsin native, Larry, who comes from a large family with numerous brothers and sisters, has just moved into a new apartment in Chicago, and is experiencing his first joys of newfound privacy when Balki, a hitherto unknown cousin from a Greek-like island in the Mediterranean called Mypos, drops by to live with him. Balki, a shepherd by trade, interprets what little he knows about the United States by relying on his own recollections of American pop culture, which are often out-of-context. After initially gently rebuffing his cousin's request to stay at his apartment, Larry, an aspiring photographer, decides to take Balki under his wing and teach him about American life...

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