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What About Bob?

Episode Number:017 / 1.17
Production Number:63311
Show Number:A317
Air Date:11 February 1992
Writer:Susan Estelle Jansen
Director:John Pasquin
Taping Date:


Bob Vila is in town signing his new book and Mr. Binford tells Tim that Bob is going to be a guest on Tool Time. Because Bob inspired Tim to make Tool Time and knows a lot more than Tim, Tim doesn't like the idea that he is going to compete in a "Stump the Toolman" contest with Bob where people call in with questions. So Tim has Jill call and ask questions he knows he can answer. Unfortunately Tim knocks Bob unconscious with a wooded plank, and doesn't feel better when he hears that Bob has agreed to be a guest on Tool Time again the next day. Randy pulls a prank on a kid in school whom he thinks is a geek. When the boy, Curtis, comes over so Randy can apologize, Jill sees for herself what a geek Curtis really is.



Tim AllenasTim Taylor
Patricia RichardsonasJill Taylor
Earl HindmanasWilson
Zachery Ty BryanasBrad Taylor
Jonathan Taylor ThomasasRandy Taylor
Taran Noah SmithasMark Taylor

Guest Cast

Richard KarnasAl Borland
Pamela Denise AndersonasLisa
Bob VilaasBob Vila
Aaron FreemanasCurtis
Noble WillinghamasMr. Binford


ProducersGayle S. Maffeo, John Pasquin
Created byCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Executive ProducersCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Co-Producer Billy Riback
Associate Producer Frank McKemy
Executive Story Editor Elliot Stern
Story EditorsAllison M. Gibson, Marley Sims
Executive Consultant Tim Allen
Director of Photography Donald A. Morgan
Production Designer David Sackeroff
EditorsAlex Gimenez, Marco Zappia
Associate Director Peter Filsinger
Stage Manager Shawn Shea Hill
Original Music by Dan Foliart
Casting by Deborah Barylski, C.S.A.
Set Decorator Rick Caprarelli
Property Master Warren Shaffer
Script Supervisor Carol McKechnie
Production Coordinator Caterina N. Fiordellisi
Post Production Coordinator Jim Praytor
Key CostumersRudolph Garcia, Nicole Gorsuch
Make-up Wendy J. Weiss
Hair Stylist Maria Valdivia
Opening Design by Geoffrey Nelson
Technical Director Craig Shideler
Audio Robert Foster
Video Bob Kaufmann
Based on a Stand-Up Comedy by TIM ALLEN
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Distributed by Buena Vista International, Inc.

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