In 1975, The Jeffersons moved on up when George found success in a dry cleaning business. This allowed him and his wife, Louise and their son Lionel to "move on up" into a spacious high rise apartment.
Last Episode11x24 Red Robins Aired: Jul. 02, 1985
George becomes the nest mother for the Red Robins, which Jessica is in. He does this so he can qualify to be Dry Cleaner of the Year.
Series Fun Facts
- Unlike Norman Lear's other sitcoms; topical, political and edgy content was gradually phased out as the series progressed.
- 'Sherman Helmsley' found out about the show's cancellation by reading it in the newspaper. Isabel Sanford found out from a relative that called her, who had read it in a trade publication.
- Like her character Helen, Actress Roxie Roker was married to a white husband in real life. During a casting interview, Roker was asked if she'd feel comfortable with her character having a…
[show]Like her character Helen, Actress Roxie Roker was married to a white husband in real life. During a casting interview, Roker was asked if she'd feel comfortable with her character having a white husband. She responded by showing the producers a photo of her husband.