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Prime Time is the fifth episode of ALF's second season. It originally aired on October 19, 1987.

Plot Summary[edit | edit source]

The Tanners become a TV-ratings family and ALF decides to rig the system so that his favorite program, Polka Jamboree, becomes a hit. It works, and Brandon Tartikoff, head of NBC is demoted for having previously turned it down.

Polka Jamboree

Title Reference[edit | edit source]

"Prime Time" is a song by Don McLean on the album of the same name.

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