Whatever Happened to Justine Bateman?

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Apr 30, 2019 · 3 min read

You could argue that Famly Ties remains the prototypical 80s sitcom. The show chronicled the trial and tribulations of the Keaton family and reflected on the societal shift from the liberal ideals of the 60s and 70s to the more culturally conservative 80s.

The show’s premise was most notably depicted in the relationship between the family’s parents, Elyse and Stephen Keaton, and their son Alex P…