The Nanny: Season 3, Episode 16

Where's Fran? (15 Jan. 1996)

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When Fran gets Mr. Sheffield to teach her a lesson about smoking for Maggie's sake, he pushes Fran right out the door to the Clinton residence.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Lauren Lane ...
Yetta Rosenberg (as Ann Guilbert)
Rachel Chagall ...
Roger Clinton
Joey Dente ...
Maggie's Boyfriend


When Fran catches Maggie and her boyfriend smoking (which Maggie does not know), Fran decides that either telling Maxwell or getting mad at Maggie herself would not be an effective way to get Maggie to stop. Instead, Fran decides to "get caught" smoking herself in front of Maxwell and Maggie, Maxwell who will get mad at Fran, thereby scaring Maggie into stopping herself. The unintended result of this plan is that Maxwell calls Fran stupid, which if he will not take back, she threatens to quit. He doesn't so she does. The ploy does however work on Maggie. Maxwell overhears Maggie and realizes that Fran was indeed smarter than he in this situation. Maxwell just has to find where Fran has stormed off to and convince her to come back. She couldn't have found another nanny job yet - or could she? Written by Huggo

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The title refers to the children's game/TV show Where's Waldo? See more »


Maxwell Sheffield: Do you know who you are speaking to?
Fran Fine: Yeah, I'm speaking to the guy that if he doesn't take back what he just said, he's going to be looking for a nanny.
Maxwell Sheffield: I've been looking for one for the last three bloody years.
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References My Little Margie (1952) See more »

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