3rd Rock from the Sun
Much Ado About Dick
Season 2, Episode 5
Air date October 13, 1996
Written by Michael Glouberman
Andrew Orenstein
Directed by Robert Berlinger
Episode guide
Big Angry Virgin From Outer Space
Dick The Vote

Much Ado About Dick is the fifth episode of season 2, and the twenty-fifth episode overall, of 3rd Rock from the Sun. It originally aired on October 13, 1996.


Sally meets Don again after getting a fine.

When Mary is afraid to be seen with Dick in public as a couple, Dick can't understand why, this leads the Solomons to discover the human obsession with what other people think. In the end, Dick and Mary come out with their relationship at a faculty party.

Meanwhile, sparks once again fly when Sally runs into Officer Don after receiving a fine. Sally decides she is going to be a cop, but Dick forbids it; and Tommy is frustrated by not having transportation.


Main Cast

Jennifer Rhodes as Mrs. Sumner.

Recurring Cast and Guest Stars

Production Notes

The production code for this episode is 204