Joey finds out his dad has a mistress. Rachel tries to even the score after Chandler inadvertently catches a glimpse of her breasts. Phoebe dates a shrink who analyzes the gang.
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With one and only appearance and a very notable one, in this episode, Joey's parents have made the least appearances on the show out of all the other friends' parents. All others have made more than a single appearance.
Phoebe's mother Phoebe Abbott makes three appearances in "The One At The Beach" (S3:E25), "The One With The Jellyfish" (S4:E1) and The One With Phoebe's Uterus (S4:E11); whilst her father Frank Buffay appears in "The One With Joey's Bag" (S5:E13).
Chandler's mother Nora Tyler Bing appears in "The One With Mrs. Bing" (S1:E11) and also in a flashback in "The One With All The Thanksgivings" (S5:E8), whilst his cross-dressing father Helena Handbasket is seen in "The One With Chandler's Dad" (S7:E22). Both appear in "The One With Monica and Chandler's Wedding" (S7:E23/24) and Nora also appears in "The One After "I Do"" (S8:E1).
Rachel's mother Sandra Green makes three appearances in "The One With The Lesbian Wedding" (S2:E11), "The One With Two Parties" (S2:E22) and "The One With The Baby Shower" (S8:E20); her father Leonard Green also appears in "The One With Two Parties", and makes three subsequent appearances in "The One With The Race Car Bed" (S3:E7), "The One With The Stripper" (S8:E8) and "The One Where Joey Speaks French" (S10:E13).
Rachel's father is the last of the friends' parents to make an appearance on the show. See more
When they're all sitting together and having pizza, talking about their parents, Rachel has no napkin. When she says "Just think, in a couple of years we get to turn into them", a bunched up napkin appears beside her on the couch. After Chandler's remark, it has disappeared again only to reappear again between shots. See more
[after Joey's mother comes by
Your father is no James Bond. You should've heard this guy's excuses. "I'm sleeping over at my accountant's". What is that?
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