A Ham Is Born is the twenty-third episode of the seventh season in this television sitcom on Family Matters, which was aired from ABC on May 10, 1996. It was directed by Joel Zwick and written by Gregory Thomas Garcia.
To bring in extra income into the Winslow household, Carl gets a job as a security guard at a movie studio. In the process, he lands a leading role in a movie, but then has a moral dilemma on his hands: With a passionate kissing scene in the script, should he risk developing real feelings for his gorgeous co-star (Garcelle Beauvais). Meanwhile, Urkel helps Richie with his science project.
Carl lands a job as security guard at a movie studio ... and in the process, gets a leading role in a big-time movie. However, one of the scenes involves his character passionately kissing the movie's beautiful leading lady, leaving the portly cop with a moral dilemma.
- Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Winslow
- Jo Marie Payton as Harriette Winslow (credited as Jo Marie Payton-Noble)
- Darius McCrary as Eddie Winslow
- Kellie Shanygne Williams as Laura Winslow
- Jaleel White as Steve Urkel
- Bryton James as Richie Crawford (credited as Bryton McClure)
- Shawn Harrison as Waldo Geraldo Faldo
- Michelle Thomas as Myra Monkhouse (non-appearance)
- Garcelle Beauvais as Nicole Moses
- Steven Benjamin Davis as Chazz
- James Nardini as Luke
- Meghan O'Sullivan as Camera Assistant
- Jim Pirri as Jake
- Garcelle Beauvais made her a special guest as Nicole Moses in this episode.