"George's Best Friend"
Season 2, Episode 11
#24 in Series
Episode Information
Network: CBS-TV
Air date: November 22, 1975
Written by: Calvin Kelly, Lloyd Turner & Gordon Mitchell
Directed by: Jack Shea
Production code: 2.11 / 210
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George's Best Friend was the 24th overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the 11th episode of Season 2. Directed by Jack Shea and written by Calvin Kelly, Lloyd Turner, and Gordon Mitchell, it made its premiere on CBS-TV on November 22, 1975.


Louis Gossett, Jr. guest appears as Wendell, an old navy friend of George who visits and hits on Louise. The incident brings to light that George has not been paying enough attention to his wife. \


George's old navy buddy, Wendell Brown, is in town on business and decides to visit George. When Wendell sees Louise, he makes passes at her without George knowing. Louise doesn't want to tell George about Wendell's advances, fearing that their good longtime friendship will break over it. However, things look more troubling for Louise when George invites Wendell to stay at their apartment for the duration of his visit.

Recurring cast/Guest starsEdit

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