"Dude Planet" | Episodes of The Jetsons | "Elroy's Mob"

TV or Not TV
Tv or not tv title
Title Card
Season Season One
Original Air-Date 24 February 1963
Story By Tony Benedict
Directed By Joseph Barbera
William Hanna
Episode Chronology
Order in Series 23rd in Season
Order in Season 23rd in Series
Previous Episode "Dude Planet"
Next Episode "Elroy's Mob"

TV or Not TV is the twenty-third episode of Season One of The Jetsons.


When George and Astro drive their flying car to the post office to drop off mail, they witness a bank robbery which turned out to movie scene filmed. But George and Astro both got scared and believes that the robbers wants to rob them out so they hide in their house. Meanwhile the movie director discovers that George and Astro accidentally got filmed on camera so his assistant Nimbly goes over to the Skypad's Apartment to explain to Jane that he was shooting a film. But George and Astro while hiding believes the robber wants them dead. After Nimbly leaves George and Astro both hide out in Mr. Spacely's fishing cabin with no food to eat, after they couldn't find food they both go back in disguises to evade Nimbly.


  • The episode's title is a reference to the Hamlet phrase "To be, or not to be"




  • George O'Hanlon- George Jetson
  • Penny Singleton- Jane Jetson
  • Janet Waldo- Judy Jetson
  • Daws Butler- Elroy Jetson / Henry Orbit / Additional Voices
  • Don Messick- Astro / Additional Voices

Guest Stars

  • Mel Blanc- Additional Voices