Rebecca Schaeffer's co-star recalls inviting the young actress to move into her home

Actress Pam Dawber, who co-starred with Rebecca Schaeffer in 1986 for the primetime show "My Sister Sam," said the new-to-Hollywood teen "became my little sister for a few months."
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1986. Pam to offer was in the market with the new sitcom that was eventually going to be called my sister sale. Pan and Auburn needed a kid sister to play opposite her. We'd searched and searched and searched for that pat character and then at the and we became so desperate because we just weren't finding the right person. Rebecca K man it was just clear she was the line. We just hit it off. She just had a very natural product and push it just so she. She was a kid. And I moved her into my house because she didn't have anywhere to stay really she was known Hollywood and her parents when Atlanta. So she became. What kind of I thought it was a good idea. Because then she and I become familiar with each other. And she was very open to it so she became a little sister for a few months.

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