Janet and Chrissy get Jack as a roommate for their Santa Monica apartment. Jack can cook (he's studying to be a chef) and, when called to do so, pretends he's gay to legitimize the arrangement. Landlady Roper wishes husband Stanley showed more interest in her. Written by
Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
In the first few seasons, where the opening and closing credits were shot on the beach, it was done as a last-minute aspect by the producers at Venice Beach. The first shot, where the camera zooms in on Jack Tripper (John Ritter
) riding his bike, was obtained by going on the roof of a Venice shop-owner who took $100 for use of his roof. See more
In the show's final seasons a grouped mailbox in the wall right outside of Mr. Furley's apartment. In earlier seasons, and even after airings of episodes that show the mailbox, there is no mailbox and only the wall is there. See more
[about lying to his boss about having a wife
Mr. Angelino saw me talking to his daughter and now I have to be married.
Boy, those Italians sure are strict!
Referenced in Whitney: Three's Company
Written by Joe Raposo
and Don Nicholl
Performed by Ray Charles
and Julia Rinker See more