The Jeffersons (1975–1985)
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Getting Back to Basiks 

George asks Walter, an employee of his with a talent for drawing, to help him create a TV ad for the cleaners. Louise wonders at his resistance and discovers it is because he is illiterate ... See full summary »

Director:

Tony Singletary

Writers:

Don Nicholl (created by), Michael Ross (created by) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Isabel Sanford ... Louise Jefferson
Sherman Hemsley ... George Jefferson
Roxie Roker ... Helen Willis
Franklin Cover ... Tom Willis
Paul Benedict ... Harry Bentley
Marla Gibbs ... Florence Johnston
Randy Brooks ... Walter
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Storyline

George asks Walter, an employee of his with a talent for drawing, to help him create a TV ad for the cleaners. Louise wonders at his resistance and discovers it is because he is illiterate and helps him overcome the shame and learn to read. Written by calcaylor

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 January 1984 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Embassy Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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