I've had it up to here with these Texas Guys!
Jessie singing her composition, Texas Guys

One Day Wonders is the fifth episode in Season 1 of JESSIE. It first aired on October 28, 2011 to 3.93 million viewers.


Jessie practices her guitar skills and plays in Central Park People notice her and give her money. While she plays, Luke hip hops and they find out that they earn more money that way. After J.J. Mayfield a music producer, spots Jessie and Luke performing in the park, he promises them fame and gets them to his studio to shoot a music video. However, Jessie and Luke have to pay $1200 in order to make the music video and produce it. During the shooting of the music video, they fight over the spotlight, causing problems. Meanwhile, Bertram enlists Emma to help "style" him for his social network profile photo but things get out of hand when the Bertram finds out he can look edit his photo to look thinner. Bertram only signed up for the social messaging site to meet an old high school crush. In the end, she turned out having around four children and wanting more. Meanwhile, Zuri and Ravi take Tony's place at the reception desk to prove to Tony that his job is not as hard as he makes it seem but after throwing up in someones grocery bag and dealing with cookie peddlers they decide maybe it was too much for the two of them to handle. 


Main Cast

Recurring Cast


Luke: "New Yorkers, always littering." (takes money) "I'll take care of that."

Jessie: "Where did you come from?"
Luke: "My parents said the stork brought me, but the 7th graders have a more interesting theory."

Jessie: "New rule - no talking to 7th graders."
Luke: "I always knew I was good, but I didn't know I was sausage good!"


  • This episode got 3.9 million views on the premiere.
  • T-Jam is a parody of T-Pain.
  • It is revealed that Bertram's last name is Winkle when it shows his full name on the social networking website. Also according to Bertram, most of his old high school classmates/friends either got bald and/or went to jail.
  • Emma said "Bieberrific" to Bertram as he looks like the Canadian singer, Justin Bieber, meaning Emma is probably a fan of Bieber.
  • It is revealed by Jessie that Fort Hood has a sister town nicknamed Lameville U.S.A.
  • This episode's title is based on the term "One Hit Wonder."
  • This is the last episode to air in October 2011.


  • In the episode Badfellas, Luke says Jessie is a bad singer although in this episode he clearly hears her sing beautifully.
  • When Emma uses her tablet to photograph Bertram, her fingers are covering most of the camera lens, so the photo would be ruined.
  • You can't change someone's size in a picture without distorting the background unless you have a more sophisticated photo editor. The app Emma had was clearly not professional.


To view the One Day Wonders transcript, click here.


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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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