Father Ted creates robot, Vickie. The family, Ted, Joan, and Jamie, keep the information that Vickie is a robot secret, and pretend that she is their daughter. Harriet, their nosy and annoying neighbor, has a crush on Jamie and plans to marry him. Her dad, Brandon Brendall, is Ted's boss because Brandon stole Ted's ideas and said he invented them.
Last Episode04x24 Thy Neighbor's Wife Aired: May. 20, 1989
Brandon invites a potential employer to meet his "family": Last-minute substitutes Joan and Vicki.
Series Fun Facts
- Candace Cameron-Bure, Taylor Neff and 'Heather ORourke all auditioned for the role of Vicki.
- Goof (incorrectly regarded as a mistake): Despite being "made of plastic, microchips here and there", the robot and her costume grew from season to season to accommodative the actress.…
[show]Goof (incorrectly regarded as a mistake): Despite being "made of plastic, microchips here and there", the robot and her costume grew from season to season to accommodative the actress. However, in the season 4 episode "School Monitor", there was an explanation given by the father, who put in a special chip that enabled her to grow to avoid suspicion from friends and neighbors why she never grew and remained the same age.
- Broadcasted on Star Plus in India (2000).