(When the Solomons are discussing death)

Sally: Dick, I feel different here. I mean, I like Sally. What will happen to her when I'm gone? What happens to all her stuff? All her shoes?

–Sally Soloman on Death

Body & Soul & Dick
Season 1, Episode 8
Air date 27 February, 1996
Written by Bonnie Turner & Terry Turner
Directed by Robert Berlinger
Episode guide
Lonely Dick
'Body & Soul & Dick' is the eighth episode of season 1 of 3rd Rock from the Sun. It originally aired on February 27, 1996.

Plot Edit

At a party given in his honor, Dr. Leonard Hanlin, an obnoxious and sexist professor, dies. This gets the crew thinking about what will happen with their earthly bodies when they go on to explore other worlds. It turns out the will of the professor states he wants Dick to speak at the funeral because Dick has always been honest with him. However, Dick doesn't want to speak bad about him and tries to find something good about the universally detested professor.

Tommy neglects his girlfriend August in favor of hitting it off with an "easy" cheerleader, Cheryl.

Cast Edit


John Mahoney guest stars as Dr. Leonard Hanlin

Main Cast Edit

Recurring Cast and Guest Stars Edit

Production Notes Edit

The song "Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries" by Rudy Vallee features in this episode

This is the first episode that mentions The Big Giant Head.

First appearance of Anna Slotky as Cheryl.

It is revealed in this episode that the crew speak every known human language.

The production code for this episode is 113

This is the seventh episode to be directed by Robert Berlinger and the Second to be written by Bonnie & Terry Turner

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