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 Beverly 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
Beverly 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 Beverly and Jake.
- Roseanne Arnold as Roseanne Conner
- John Goodman as Dan Conner
- Laurie Metcalf as Jackie Harris
- Sara Gilbert as Darlene Conner (credit only)
- Sarah Chalke as Becky Conner
- Michael Fishman as D.J. Conner
- Johnny Galecki as David Healy
- Glenn Quinn as Mark Healy
- Michael O'Keefe as Fred
- Estelle Parsons as Beverly Harris
- Red Buttons makes his second and final appearance as Jake. He had previously appeared in the Season 5 episode "Playing with Matches ". Unusually, he isn't credited.
- Despite being credited, Sara Gilbert (Darlene Conner) does not appear.
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