December 09, 1985 12:00 PM

Justine Bateman, 19, graduated. Alias Mallory Keaton on Family Ties…Born in Rye, N.Y., owns a house in the Hollywood Hills…Favorite show: Family Ties, but “I really don’t watch TV much.” …Movies: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai, Citizen Kane, The Conversation…Food: Italian, Chinese chicken salad…College: NYU…Activities: skiing, motorcycling, ballet, running (“on those days when I don’t oversleep”)…Boyfriend and roommate: Bobby Anderson, 27, a sound mixer…Ambition: “Nobody is writing what I’m going to do tomorrow!” …Motto: “I did it all. If you don’t take chances, you might as well get off the boat.”

Malcolm-Jamal Warner, 15, sophomore. Alias Theo Huxtable on The Cosby Show. Nickname: Mal-Jam…Born in Jersey City, raised in L.A….Favorite show: Miami Vice…Movie: A Nightmare on Elm Street…Food: pepperoni pizza, beef tacos…Clothes: black Willi Smith pants, Wild Pair boots, “a cool shirt and sweater,” sports jacket…Activities: basketball (“5’10” and still growing”), break dancing, listening to jazz and disco…College choice: UCLA (because idol Kareem Abdul-Jabbar went there) although “Mr. Cosby thinks I should go to Yale”…Ambitions: singing, directing, producing, writing, acting…Motto: “Love yourself. If you can’t, who can?”

Alyssa Milano, 12, eighth grade. Alias Samantha Micelli on Who’s the Boss?…From Brooklyn, now a Californian…Favorite shows: Cosby, Miami Vice…Movie: The Breakfast Club…Music: the Pointer Sisters, the Police, Madonna…Food: Italian, especially lasagna and pizza…Activities: singing, dancing, writing poetry—”I really don’t like sports; I like to shop with my friends, mostly clothes and makeup”…Ambitions: to act and “maybe direct and write a screenplay”…Girl most likely to “start a family”…Motto (from Boss co-star Tony Danza): “L.A. is a song you dance to and New York is a song that makes you dance.”

Lisa Bonet, 18, senior. Alias Denise Huxtable on Cosby. Nickname: Bones…Born in San Francisco, grew up in L.A., lives in Brooklyn…Favorite show: Late Night With David Letterman (“I enjoy watching people who are sicker than I am.”)…Movie: Hair…Food: pizza with double cheese and tomatoes, sushi…Clothes: Champion sweats three sizes too big and Converse All Stars high-tops…Activities: karate, playing the saxophone, running (she does four miles a day)…Ambitions: used to be pathologist, then an anthropologist, now to be a director…Girl most likely to “become the president of Blistex”…Motto: “Del Monte has no salt.”

Tempestt Kenieth Bledsoe, 12, seventh grade. Alias Vanessa Huxtable on Cosby. Nickname: Kenny B, Tempy Tatso…From Chicago, living in Brooklyn…Favorite shows: M*A*S*H, Amazing Stories, Alfred Hitchcock Presents…Movie: A Nightmare on Elm Street (“I can’t wait for the sequel!”)…Music: Prince, Doug E. Fresh & the Get Fresh Crew (rap)…Food: pizza, salmon croquettes…Activities: swimming, writing poetry and short stories, playing cards with co-star Malcolm…Ambitions: to sing, write, act and be a scientist…Girl most likely to “retire rich and well-off”…Motto: “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try again.”

Tina Yothers, 12, seventh grade. Alias Jennifer Keaton on Family Ties. Nicknames: Tina Bear (from Michael J. Fox), Tina Bird (from Justine Bateman) and Big T (from executive producer Gary Goldberg)…From Whittier, Calif…. Favorite shows: Cosby, Miami Vice…Movies: The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Weird Science…Music: Arcadia, Duran Duran, “whatever’s on the radio”…Food: Chinese, Italian…Clothes: shoes and jackets…Activities: co-writing book about girls 12-14 called We’re Doing the Best We Can; has an album coming out next year; works with delinquent girls; swims and roller-skates…Girl most likely to “become a rock star.”

Allison Smith, 15, junior. Alias Jennie Lowell (Allie’s daughter) on Kate & Allie. Nicknames: Alli, Smitty…From Bergen County, New Jersey…Favorite shows: Family Ties, Cosby…Movies: All of Me (“hysterical”—she saw it three times), Terms of Endearment(twice)…Music: country, easy-listening, Top 40, rock—Kenny Rogers, Peter Allen, Sting…Food: chicken and rice…Colors: blue and green…Activities: soccer (she plays right forward), skiing, tennis…Boyfriend: Brian Bloom, 15, who plays Dustin Donovan on As the World Turns…Girl most likely to “make you laugh”…Mottoes: “You only live once” and “Live for the moment.”

Ari Meyers, 15, junior. Alias Emma McArdle (Kate’s daughter) on Kate & Allie. Nickname: Ari (short for Ariadne)…From Manhattan…Favorite shows: Family Ties, Cosby, Cheers…Movies: Back to the Future, Cocoon and anything with Hepburn and Tracy (“The clothes and everything were just so dramatic”)…Food: tortellini with meat sauce (used to be a vegetarian)…Activities: scuba diving, jewelry making, waterskiing, tennis, campaigns against drunk driving…Ambitions: “To be an actress. Used to want to be a pediatrician”…Girl most likely to “be absent, be friendly and listen”…Motto: “Live for today and hope for tomorrow.”

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