"The Best Laid Plans"
Season Three, Episode #17
#48 in Series
Series: Three's Company
Network/Country: ABC-TV / USA
Air date February 13, 1979
Production code 0318
Written by John Baskin & Roger Shulman
Directed by: Dave Powers
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Cast Information
Starring: John Ritter
Joyce DeWitt (credit only)
Suzanne Somers
Norman Fell
Audra Lindley
Guest stars: Jenny Sherman...Diane
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The Best Laid Plans is the seventeenth episode of Season 3 of Three's Company, also the 48th overall episode in the series. Directed by Dave Powers, the episode, which was co-written by John Baskin and Roger Shulman, originally aired on ABC-TV on February 13, 1979.

It is adapted from "Of Mice and Friends," an episode of Three's Company's British sitcom prototype Man About The House.


When Janet is terrified by a mouse in their bedroom, Jack takes advantage of the situation by offering to move in with Chrissy until the rodent is captured. 

Plot summary

Janet panics when she sees a mouse in her bedroom. Generous Jack offers to switch rooms with her. Can Jack be making this gesture out of the goodness of his heart? Well, not exactly -- if Janet moves into his room, he'll be all that much closer to the toothsome Chrissy.