Season 2 Episode 17

Guess Who's Coming for Brefnish

Aired Tuesday 9:30 PM Jan 15, 1980 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Tony: (about his robber) He put his hand in his pocket and pointed it at me. Could have been a gun.
      Jim: What was his name?
      Tony: He didn't say.
      Jim: Sounds like a pro.

    • Tony: I've never seen Latka so happy. He runs around the garage singing, laughing, slapping people on the back,...
      Elaine: Pinching people on the rear end. Takes me by surprise every time he does it.
      Tony: I'm starting to get used to it.
      Alex: I'm starting to look forward to it.

    • Simka: We went to see a musical called Grease.
      Elaine: How did you like it?
      Latka: I was disappointed.
      Simka: Well, he thought it was going to be about mechanics.

  • Notes

    • Carol Kane (as Simka), who makes her Taxi debut in this episode, becomes a series regular during the fourth season.

  • Allusions

    • The title alludes to the 1967 film Guess Who's Coming To Dinner. Like this story, it dealt with young people in love who had to overcome prejudice.