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 <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
, who played Chrissy on the second unaired pilot, is seen on the show's ending for the first several seasons alongside Jack and Janet, where the three are tossing bread to seagulls at the beach. This ending was carried over from the pilot and wasn't re-shot with with Suzanne Somers
as Chrissy. 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
Not in my building!
I swear, it will be completely platonic.
I don't care what it - What does that mean?
Like you and me, Stanley.
Referenced in Porkchop
Written by Joe Raposo
and Don Nicholl
Performed by Ray Charles
and Julia Rinker See more