But Africa Is So... Fari! is the first episode Season 4 of JESSIE and the 79th episode overall. It aired on January 9, 2015. This episode scored 2.4 million viewers.



The Ross kids head for Africa, convinced Jessie wants to rekindle her relationship with Brooks, and determined to stop her, they find themselves on a wild adventure.


Main Cast

Guest Cast


Jessie: Ravi, what are you doing?
Ravi: I could use some help here!
Bertram: Was that my stomach. Please tell me that’s was my stomach.
Luke: We'll all be in that lion stomach if we don't get out of here.


  • This is the first episode of Season 4.
  • Brooks Wentworth returns in this episode.
  • It is revealed that the kids and Jessie went to the Mall of America in Minnesota before.
  • The title references Bertram's catchphrase of something being "Too far" even if it's right in front of him.
    • It's also a pun on the word safari.
  • The sport utility vehicle Brooks drives is a Land Rover Series III 88" model.
  • Luke explains to Ravi that when they are on vacation, they are only allowed to talk about sports and Mila Kunis, not science.
  • First episode to air in 2015.
  • This is the 6th time Luke has worn shorts throughout the whole show. Others are We Are So Grounded, The Secret Life of Mr. Kipling, Nanny in Miami, G.I. Jessie, and Jessie's Aloha-holidays with Parker and Joey.


  • No explanation was given as to how Emma left her Scarf by where Rory the Rhino is, urging her to get it back.


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But Africa is So-Fari - Sneak Peak Clip


Season Premiere! - But Africa is So-Fari - JESSIE

JESSIE Episodes
Season 1
New York, New Nanny | The Talented Mr. Kipling | Used Karma | Zombie Tea Party 5 | One Day Wonders Zuri's New Old Friend | Creepy Connie Comes a Callin' | Christmas Story | Star Wars | Are You Cooler Than a 5th Grader? | Take the A-Train... I Think? | Romancing the Crone | The Princess and the Pea Brain | World Wide Web of Lies The Kid Whisperer | A Sticky Situation | Badfellas | Beauty & the Beasts | Evil Times Two | Tempest in a Teacup
A Doll's Outhouse | We Are So Grounded | Creepy Connie's Curtain Call | Cattle Calls & Scary Walls | Gotcha Day | The Secret Life of Mr. Kipling
Season 2
The Whining | Green Eyed Monsters | Make New Friends But Hide the Old | 101 Lizards | Trashin' Fashion | Austin & Jessie & Ally: All Star New Year | The Trouble With Tessie | Say Yes to the Messy Dress | Teacher's Pest | Jessie's Big Break | Pain in the Rear Window | Toy Con | To Be or Not to Be | Why Do Foils Fall in Love? |Kids Don't Wanna Be Shunned | All The Knight Moves | We Don't Need No Stinkin' Badges | Somebunny's in Trouble | Punched Dumped Love | Quitting Cold Koala | Panic Attack Room | Throw Momma From the Terrace | The Jessie-nator: Grudgement Day | Diary Of A Mad Newswoman | Break-Up and Shape-Up | G.I. Jessie
Season 3
Ghost Bummers | Caught Purple Handed | Understudied & Overdone | The Blind Date, the Cheapskate, & the Primate | Lizard Scales and Wrestling Tales | The Rosses Get Real | Good Luck Jessie: NYC Christmas | Krumping and Crushing | Hoedown Showdown | Snack Attack | Creepy Connie 3: The Creepening | Acting With the Frenemy | From the White House to Our House | Help Not Wanted | Where's Zuri? | Morning Rush | Lights, Camera, Distraction! | Spaced Out | The Telltale Duck | Coffee Talk | Between the Swoon and New York City | No Money, Mo' Problems | The Runaway Bride of Frankenstein | There Goes the Bride | Rides to Riches | Jessie's Aloha-holidays with Parker and Joey
Season 4
But Africa Is So... Fari | A Close Shave | Four Broke Kids | Moby & Scoby | Karate Kid-tastrophe | Basket Case | Capture the Nag | What a Steal | Driving Miss Crazy | Bye Bye Bertie | Rossed at Sea Part 1 | Rossed at Sea Part 2 | Rossed at Sea Part 3 | Dance, Dance, Resolution | Someone Has Tou-pay | Identity Thieves | Katch Kipling | The Ghostest With the Mostest | The Fear in Our Stars | Ooray for Ollywood
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