|"Beauty or the Beast"|
| Season 1, Episode #8 |
(#8) in series (26 episodes)
|"The Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour" episode|
|Guest Star(s):||Ralph James|
Mark L. Taylor
|Original airdate||October 16, 1982|
|IMDB||Beauty or the Beast|
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Mindy's plans to enter a beauty contest hit a snag when Mork tries to zap a blemish from her nose and accidentally turns her into a gorilla. It isn't long before Mindy's spied by animal control workers and shipped off to the zoo.
- Mork tells Mindy, "If Marlin Perkins is a judge you'll stand a fighting chance." Perkins was a famous zoologist and the longtime host of Wild Kingdom.
- There are several references to the 1933 classic King Kong.
- Robin Williams as Mork
- Pam Dawber as Mindy McConnell
- Ralph James as Orson
- Mark L. Taylor as Hamilton J. DuPont XXV
- Frank Welker as Doing