The Joey Bishop Show: Season 2, Episode 8

A Woman's Place (3 Nov. 1962)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(awaiting 5 votes)
Reviews: write review

A battle of the sexes: Joey jokes about women in politics on his show, and Ellie, who has contemplated running for Assemblyman, decides to do so, demanding time on his show to rebut him. Joey agrees, planning to embarrass her on the air.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Related Items

Search for "A Woman's Place" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Joey Bishop Show.
« Previous Episode | 40 of 123 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
Guy Marks ...
Freddy
...
Mr. Jillson (credit only)
Mary Treen ...
Hilda
...
Mrs. Fitch - Clubwoman
...
Clubwoman
Ellie Kent ...
Clubwoman
Myrna Ross ...
Clubwoman
Joanne Barr ...
Clubwoman
Susan Kelly ...
Clubwoman
Edit

Storyline

Ellie has recently flirted with the idea of running for Assemblyman, but because Joey has objections, she has promised to stay out of politics. [All of the preceding has taken place off-camera between episodes.] Joey tells several jokes about the prospect of women in politics on his show. Ellie and her women's political club friends are offended and angry. Ellie decides to run. She insists that Joey put her on his show to rebut his statements. When Joey refuses, she makes life uncomfortable for him at home, including making him sleep on the living room couch. Freddie comes up with a plan to embarrass Ellie on television and end her political ambitions by asking her difficult questions about the U.S. Constititution, and Joey agrees to it. Hilda overhears the plan and tells Ellie, so Ellie bones up on the Constitution before the show. On the show, Ellie turns the tables on Joey, answering every question in great detail, and volunteers her verbatim quoting of the entire Preamble to the ... Written by Larry Gillespie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

3 November 1962 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wil there be a 1st Season on dvd? snoopy18013
Looking for Double Exposure 1962 42ndStreetMemories
Barney Fife cameo rcs8
Discuss A Woman's Place (1962) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?