In the Harris household, Phil and Alice discuss her movie career, which she gave up to have a family. When a tallent scout approaches Phillus, will it make little Alice jealous? Just the prospect of one of his kids being in the biz has Phil on cloud nine. Alice sings, An Old Fashioned Walk.
Knowing what the acting world is like, Alice is unsure whether she wants any of her girls to go down that road. Willie and Frankie each stop in for their usual jokes and teasing. Taking advice from Frankie, Phil decides to let Phillus deal with the agent behind Alice’s back. Phil sings, the Old Master Painter.
Alice tries to tell Phillus of the less than glamorous side of Hollywood, the things she’ll have to give up, and her concern of her daughters happiness. What will Phillus decide? Phillus gets the chance to ham it up. It’s all a plan for Alice to prove her point to Phil and make him change his mind on the matter as well.