40 years after The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961), Allan Brady wants to hire Rob and Sally to write his eulogy - in order to win a bet with his wife. Although they don't want to do it, he offers them a huge amount of money. If Rob takes the job, Laura could open her dream dance studio. Written by
Did You Know?
Rob opens a bottle of wine that has the Smothers Brothers name on it. The Smothers Brothers own a winery in California. See more
The late Richard Deacon
is the only major cast member to not receive screen credit during the opening sequence, though he (along with now-deceased producers Danny Thomas
and Sheldon Leonard
) does receive special acknowledgment at the end of the show. See more