| Season 6, Episode 1 |
#112 in Series
|Network:||CBS-TV / U.S.|
|Air date:||September 23, 1979|
|Written by:||Jay Moriarty & Mike Milligan|
|Directed by:||Bob Lally|
|Production code:||6.1 / 601|
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The Announcement was the 112th overall episode of The Jeffersons TV series, also the season premiere episode of Season 6. Directed by Bob Lally and written by Jay Moriarty and Mike Milligan, the episode made its premiere on CBS-TV on September 23, 1979.
Lionel and Jenny both have good news; Jenny is pregnant, but they only share the news with Tom and Helen because Lionel doesn't want George making jokes about what color the child will be.
- Note: The series is now airing on Sundays until January 1985. Mike Evans reprises his role as Lionel Jefferson, the character which he originated.
Lionel and Jenny after wonderful news, Jenny is pregnant, but they only share the news with Tom and Helen, reason being Lionel doesn't want George making jokes about what color the baby will be. However, when Florence overhears the news she accidentally lets slip to Louise and she in turn tells George which leads to yet another argument.