George Lopez episode
“Bringing Home the Bacon”
Season 3, Episode # 8
Number (#36) in series (120 episodes)
Guest star(s) Bryan Fisher
Matt Sergot
Network: ABC-TV
Production code: 208
Writer(s) Dailyn Rodriguez
Director John Pasquin
Original airdate November 7, 2003
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Bringing Home the Bacon was the eighth episode of Season Three of George Lopez, also the 36th overall episode in the series. Written by Dailyn Rodriguez, the episode, which was directed by John Pasquin, first aired on ABC-TV on November 7, 2003.

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With his job in jeapordy, George tries to cancel Carmen's expensive quinceañera (15th birthday party). But since Angie is successful with her cosmetics business, she gets to make the financial decisions in the family now--to George's chagrin.


Carmen's quinceanera is coming up, but with George's job on the line, he wants to cancel it because the family needs to save money. Angie refuses because she doesn't want break Carmen's heart and since her cosmetics business is successful, she gets to make the family's financial decisions much to George's chagrin. Meanwhile, Carmen agonizes over how to tell her boyfriend Jason that she loves him without scaring him away. In the end, it's revealed that the plane crash was caused by pilot error and not the fault of Powers Brothers Aviation.


Guest Starring


  • It is revealed that Carmen's middle name is Consuela after Angie's grandmother.
  • Peter Smokler was nominated for the 2004 Emmy Award for "Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series" for this episode.