Andalusian Flu is the 22nd episode and Season 3 of The Cosby Show, also the 71st overall episode in the series. The episode was directed by Jay Sandrich and written by Janet Leahy. The episode originally aired in the United States on NBC on April 2, 1987.


While Cliff and Clair have the flu, Theo tries to keep the house going. Theo orders Vanessa and Rudy around to clean up the house while he takes the credit for it even though he's planning to go out with a girl.

Plot summaryEdit

When Cliff and Clair are both bedridden with the flu, Theo volunteers, to the surprise of his parents, to run the household. Theo' s plan to delegate the duties to the troops - namely, Vanessa and Rudy - backfires when his sisters realize that they are doing all the work.

Note: Sabrina Le Beauf and Lisa Bonet both do not appear.