Canasta Masta is the 16th episode in the season second of the CBS television series The Nanny which was aired on January 9, 1995.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Maxwell wants Brighton to play a sport, but he fails at all things athletic. He soon discovers that he has a talent for canasta, and joins Sylvia and Yetta's team. Unfortunately, Sylvia decides to kick Fran out of the group to make room for Brighton, causing a rift between the Fines. The family travels to Atlantic City for a championship, where Fran bumps into Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme. while trying to solve her problem. Brighton eventually convinces the Fine women to make up, and Fran joins the group for the championship. Meanwhile, Niles, alone in the house and supposedly bored, parodies the dancing scene in Risky Business until C.C. returns.

Cast[edit | edit source]

Main[edit | edit source]

Recurring[edit | edit source]

Guest[edit | edit source]

  • Steve Lawrence as Steve Lawrence
  • Eydie Gormé as Herself (credited as Eydie Gorme)

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  v - e - dThe Nanny Season 2
Fran-LiteThe PlaywrightEverybody Needs a BubbyMaterial FranCurse of the GrandmasThe Nanny NapperA Star is UnbornPishke BusinessStock TipThe Whine CellarWhen You Pish Upon a StarTake Back Your MinkThe StrikeI've Got a SecretKindervelt DaysCanasta MastaThe WillThe Nanny Behind the ManA Fine FriendshipLamb Chop's On the MenuClose ShaveWhat the Butler SangA Kiss Is Just a KissStrange BedfellowsThe ChatterboxFran Gets Mugged
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