"Half a Brother"
Season 5, Episode 8
#95 in Series
Episode Information
Network: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date: November 8, 1978
Written by: Bob Baublitz
Directed by: Jack Shea
Production code: 5.8 / 510
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Half a Brother was the 95th overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the eighth episode of Season 5. Directed by Jack Shea and written by Bob Baublitz, the episode made its premiere on CBS-TV on November 8, 1978.


George is up for a nomination as a member of the Board of Directors of his bank. When the Bank President's daughter takes an interest in Allan, he tries to keep them apart.


George is being considered for a position on a bank's board of directors and when a banker comes over to interview him, Allan and the banker's daughter hit it off. This leads George to worry that because Allan is half black this will jeopardize his chances of getting the position.

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