George Feeny (William Daniels) Throughout the series, Feeny tries his best to guide young Cory, Shawn, and their friends as they encounter problems in their lives on their road to adulthood.
He first appears on the show as their grade-school teacher.
Elsewhere), whom he finds success after his relationship with Elizabeth and competition with Dean Bolander's ex-husband Dr. Matthews", and Topanga likens Cory to him in a later episode.
By the end of the series, he has three siblings: Eric, Morgan, and Joshua.
Cory is friends with Topanga Lawrence, his "first true love", whom, he eventually marries late in the series. In the last episode, it is revealed that Cory is actually short for 'Cornelius'.
"Cory" Matthews (Ben Savage) is the main character of the series.
His best friend is Shawn Hunter, and his mother and father are Amy and Alan Matthews.
This leads Cory to occasionally develop an inferiority complex; such as Shawn gets better ideas than him when participating their high school's work study program, meeting art prodigy Alexandra Nechita, and Topanga gets a better job than this after they got married.