Tom Hanks Archives
Family Ties

Character: Ned Donnelly
Created by: Gary David Goldberg
Directed by: Will Mackenzie
Written by: Michael J. Weithorn, Ruth Bennett
Produced by: Lloyd Garver, Michael J. Weithorn
Other cast: Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, Michael J. Fox
Episodes: 1x14, 1x15, 2x14
Original airdate: January 19, 1983
Episode title: "The Fugitive: Part 1", "The Fugitive: Part 2", "Say Uncle"
Genre: Comedy, Family
Running time: 30 min

Chronicles liberal ex-hippies Steven and Elyse Keaton, their conservative son Alex, daughters Mallory and Jennifer, and later, youngest child Andrew.


⋄ This is Tom Hanks’ first appearance as ‘Uncle Ned’ on the show.