The school, and Danny in particular, try to cope with the unexpected death of Mr. Crandall.
Reardon's father pays a visit and they work to repair their relationship.
Additional Cast Credits
Carmine Caridi as Angelo Martelli
Bruno Kirby as Marty Schwartz
Gerald S. O'Loughlin as Mr. Schwartz
Madlyn Rhue as Mrs. Schwartz
Diana Webster as Louise Stefanovich
"Just When I Really Needed You" - performed by Valerie Landsburg
"The Secret" - performed by Carlo Imperato
Special Episode Dedication
THIS EPISODE OF 'FAME' IS LOVINGLY DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF MICHAEL THOMA, OUR MR. CRANDELL. HE WILL BE MISSED. -narrated by Debbie Allen