| Season 1, Episode 9 |
#9 in Series
|Air date:||March 15, 1975|
|Written by:||Dixie Brown Grossman|
|Directed by:||Jack Shea|
|Production code:||1.9 / 109|
|IMDb||Meet the Press|
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Meet the Press was the ninth episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the 9th episode of Season 1. Directed by Jack Shea and written by Dixie Brown Grossman, it made its premiere on CBS-TV on March 15, 1975.
Hoping to land some free publicity, George schemes to land a big cover story on his dry cleaning empire - but when the Willises steal his spotlight, George learns the risks of blowing your own horn with hot air.
Publicity-seeker George learns a newspaper reporter is planning a series of articles on successful African-American businessmen. However, George decision to invite the reporter to a party backfires on him when the reporter finds far more interesting subjects to write about ... in the Willises and Mr. Bentley.