Daria: Season 3, Episode 13

Jane's Addition (18 Aug. 1999)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Romance
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 81 users  
Reviews: 2 user

When Jane falls for a new boyfriend named Tom, Daria fears for her friendship.


(creator), (developer), 1 more credit »
0Check in

On Disc

at Amazon

« Previous Episode | 39 of 65 Episodes | Next Episode »


Episode credited cast:
Tracy Grandstaff ...
Julian Dean ...
Jake Morgendorffer (voice) (as Julián Rebolledo)
Russell Hankin ...
Tom Sloane (voice)
Alvaro J. Gonzalez ...
Trent Lane (voice)
John Lynn ...
Sick, Sad World Announcer (voice) (as John Worth Lynn Jr.)
Janie Mertz ...
Brittany Taylor (voice)
Willy Schwenz ...
Jesse Moreno (voice)
Marc Thompson ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bart Fasbender ...
Nicholas Campbell (voice)
Max Tyler (voice) (as Wass M. Stevens)


When Jane falls for a new boyfriend named Tom, Daria fears for her friendship.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis





Release Date:

18 August 1999 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Did You Know?


First episode featuring Russell Hankin as the voice of Tom. See more »


Daria Morgendorffer: Is Trent up yet?
Jane Lane: I heard something stirring in his room. I'm hoping it wasn't a family of raccoons.
See more »


If You Had My Love
Performed by Jennifer Lopez
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

The 'snippy' episode...
7 March 2011 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

This episode features Jane and Daria at their snippiest. The episode is filled with tension and resentment and is among the least comedic of any of the "Daria" shows. This is not to say it's bad--it has its charms.

Daria and Jane have a multimedia report to do. However, when Jane meets Tom, she blows off the assignment and leaves Daria in the lurch. As for Daria, she also is pretty obnoxious. She IMMEDIATELY hates Tom and makes no bones about it. Obviously there is a lot that is unsaid between Daria and Jane--and this episode is probably more responsible than any other for sparking a long dialog on the internet about gay vibes between the girls. Perhaps this is why Logo now carries this show. All I know is that the writers clearly intended Daria to be struggling with jealousy--what's behind all that is sure up to individual interpretations. There could be the gay subtext, Daria could just feel panic at the notion of losing her only friend or they are just being insane hormonal teens!

While this is not a funny episode, it is important as it ushers in a major change in the plots for season four and five. It also makes the two leads seem more real--with many hangups and foibles that you've previously not see on their usually seemingly secure exteriors.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I'm anti-Daria reddragonhero17
If Daria aired starting today, would Daria and Jane be a couple? DISCUSS munroe-9
Will Daira make another comeback to MTV? EricaBrodie1977
Was Trent a pot head? ItsMillerTime86
Did anyone have teachers like those in the show? TheWiseWolf
Is it just me or does Jane sound like she's got something in her throat? poumtang
Discuss Jane's Addition (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: