10 Things You Never Knew About ‘Step by Step’

Step by Step portrayed a father of three and a mother of three getting married and trying to raise their blended family. Though the show had a great run, it has been overlooked compared to sitcoms like Full House and The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirTwenty years after it first aired on television, here are ten things you never knew about Step by Step.

1 Jarrett Lennon was first cast as Mark before the pilot was replaced by Christopher Castile.

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

2. The show took place in the same universe as Family Matters and Full House so there were tons of crossovers.

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

3. The roller coaster  in the opening is from Six Flags even though it’s supposed to be at Lake Michigan.

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

4. The show is one of two TGIF sitcoms that don’t have episodes released on DVD,

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

5. Sasha Mitchell was added on last minute so he doesn’t show up until episode 4.

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

6. J.T. stands for John Thomas.

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

7. There is mysteriously an extra kid in the opening credits

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

8. The show’s theme song is made by Jesse Frederick and Bennett Salvay who also wrote music for Family Matters and Full House.

Photo: Giphy/Jeff Franklin Productions

9. Staci Keanan had her name changed by the producers in season seven to “Stacy” but she still spells it the original way

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

10. Angela Watson founded Child Actors Supporting Themselves (CAST).

Photo: Giphy/ABC Family

The actress’ parents took her money from her so she created the foundation to protect young actors.

MORE FOR YOU:

SIMILAR ARTICLES