Janet and Chrissy get Jack as a roommate for their Santa Monica apartment. Jack can cook (he's studying to be a chef) and, when called to do so, pretends he's gay to legitimize the arrangement. Landlady Roper wishes husband Stanley showed more interest in her.
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Did You Know?
Producers originally intended to cast a Don Knotts type actor to play the role of Mr Furley. Unsuccessful in finding the right actor fitting the description, producers instead decided to attempt to cast Don Knotts himself for the part. See more
Jack has an older brother named Lee. Yet two years before when his uncle comes to visit and calls Jack his favorite nephew, Jack says he's his only nephew to which his uncle says "That never stopped you from being my favorite." See more
Is something burning?
Janet Wood Dawson
Oh NO! I left my underwear in the oven.
Too bad hot pants are not in style.
In March 2001 viewers watching reruns of the series on Nick at Nite reported that in episode 8.11 "The Charming Stranger", John Ritter's genitals could be briefly seen slipping out of his blue boxers when his character throws himself on bed. Nickelodeon confirmed this goof and announced that the scene would be edited out of all future airings of that episode. See more
Written by Joe Raposo
and Don Nicholl
Performed by Ray Charles
and Julia Rinker See more