Body by Jake was the 23rd episode of Season 6 of Roseanne, also the 145th overall series episode. It was written by David Forbes and was directed by Phillip Charles MacKenzie. It originally aired on ABC-TV on May 10, 1994.


When Bev breaks her pelvis at the retirement home, she claims she fell in the shower but Roseanne discovers the real story. Fred pops the question to Jackie.s


Bev (Estelle Parsons) moves into the Conner household when she breaks her pelvis in her rest-home apartment. She blames Dan for the accident because he didn't fix her shower, but Roseanne finds out that the injury happened during a sexual encounter between Bev and Jake (Red Buttons).

Note: Sara Gilbert, who plays the part of Darlene Conner, does not appear in this episode.

Roseanne: Season Six (Season 6)

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