The Nanny

The Nanny (1993)

18 mistakes in season 3

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Franny and the Professor - S3-E2

Continuity mistake: At the end of this episode Fran is on the phone with the people from Jeopardy saying she only got 5 boxes of the rice-a-roni but when they show her again talking to Maxwell, Fran now has 6 boxes of rice-a-roni.

Where's the Pearls? - S3-E21

Plot hole: When Fran is waiting to ambush Elizabeth Taylor, Maxwell says "the kids left for school an hour ago", but Gracie comes running down the stairs right after that with no comment from anyone.

The Hockey Show - S3-E22

Factual error: Fran is dating a hockey player who plays for the New York Rangers by the name of Michael LaVoe. He wears the number 7. The number 7 is retired by the NY Rangers, it was worn by Rod Gilbert.

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Where's the Pearls? - S3-E21

Character mistake: While driving in a taxi, Fran says McDLT was discontinued in 1994, but in fact it was three years earlier in 1991.

Love is a Many Blundered Thing - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: When Fran and Val are in the bus stop, Val's arms change position between shots throughout the scene.

Love is a Many Blundered Thing - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: When Maxwell says he is interested in "that lady from the Schubert organisation", Fran puts her fists on her hips. When the shot changes and she says "Lipo her butt", she has her unfurled hands on her hips, lower down.

That's Midlife - S3-E23

Continuity mistake: When Fran is discussing why she never studied tennis she is eating a celery stick and using her right hand but when we see her in the next shot she is eating a carrot stick and using her left hand.

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The Grandmas - S3-E17

Continuity mistake: In the Christmas Episode (s1e8), we are told Fran's watch meant a lot to her because her grandmother gave it to her on her deathbed. In this episode Fran has two living grandmothers.

Fashion Show - S3-E15

Visible crew/equipment: The boom mic can be seen reflected in the door when Fran and Maxwell are standing by the door looking at the limo.

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A Fine Family Feud - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: When Niles is putting the flowers in the vase, there are 3 sitting on the table, he goes over to the door and when he comes back they are now facing a different direction. Niles then puts two of the flowers in the vase, he picks up the third one but puts it back on the table. The next time we see the table the flower has disappeared then reappears in the next shot.

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A Fine Family Feud - S3-E4

Continuity mistake: In the opening scene Fran puts a pad of paper and a pencil on the counter. The pencil is vertical, the next shot the pencil is horizontal, the last time it is seen it is vertical again.

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Love is a Many Blundered Thing - S3-E19

Continuity mistake: Watch Brighton's arms in the opening scene in the Kitchen. The banana he is holding and his arms move positions between shots.

The Hockey Show - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: Just before Fran opens the door for her date, her handbag switches hands between shots when she says, "It's cuter on me."

Your Feets Too Big - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When Sylvia comes in and wakes Fran, she puts her hands on her Hips when she says "grow old with dignity", and when the shot changes her hands are at her sides.

Your Feets Too Big - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When Maxwell shakes Fran awake the first time (in her dream), his hands are on her shoulders. When the shot changes his hands are suddenly on her legs.

The Hockey Show - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: When Fran and Val are in the sports bar in the beginning, the popcorn in their hair changes between shots. This is especially obvious on Val.

Your Feets Too Big - S3-E20

Continuity mistake: When Fran is trying on her shoes in the shoe shop, her legs are crossed. Then in the next shot they are instantly uncrossed and she stands up.

The Hockey Show - S3-E22

Continuity mistake: In the dining room during breakfast, while Fran is talking, Niles starts to turn away from the window towards Fran with a teapot in his hands. When the shot changes he is facing the window again and turns around with the teapot a second time.

Niles: You know, the next time you give your clothes away, why don't you just stay in them?

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The Gym Teacher - S1-E19

Trivia: At the end of the show, Fran and The Gym Teacher, played by Rita Moreno, are discussing Fran's high school boyfriend. Moreno's lines in the scene are from the song "A boy like that" that her character Anita sang in the 1961 movie West Side Story.

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