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Californication: ...And Justice for All

Hank nervously awaits his sentencing, fully expecting a long prison stint. In the meantime, he visits the set of the film based on his own story, and finds that the lines between fiction and reality begin to blur. Also, Marcy finally reveals to Stu that her baby is actually Charlie's.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x12
Airdate: Sunday March 27th, 2011
Special Airtime: 09:00 pm

Director: Adam Bernstein
Writer: Tom Kapinos

Alternate Airdates:

UK (Channel 5) Dec 22, 2011

Guest Stars
Addison TimlinAddison Timlin
As Sasha Bingham
Carla GuginoCarla Gugino
As Abby Rhoads
Madeline ZimaMadeline Zima
As Mia Lewis
Melissa StephensMelissa Stephens
As Peggy
Michael EalyMichael Ealy
As Ben
Rob LoweRob Lowe
As Eddie Nero
Stephen TobolowskyStephen Tobolowsky
As Stu Baggs

Co-Guest Stars
Ana ReyAna Rey
As Irma
Angela BullockAngela Bullock
As Judge
Jonathan KasdanJonathan Kasdan
As Director
Larry PoindexterLarry Poindexter
As Prosecutor
Danielle SoibelmanDanielle Soibelman
As Actress Becca
Dawn OlivieriDawn Olivieri
As Actress Karen
Main Cast
David DuchovnyDavid Duchovny
As Hank Moody
Natascha McElhoneNatascha McElhone
As Karen Van Der Beek
Pamela AdlonPamela Adlon
As Marcy Runkle
Evan HandlerEvan Handler
As Charlie Runkle
Madeleine MartinMadeleine Martin
As Becca Moody


At sentencing, Hank refuses to throw himself on the mercy of the court. The only thing he's truly sorry for is embarrassing Becca and Karen. Everything else is just noise. He thanks her for her time, and holds up his fist and adds "Free the West Memphis Three!" The judge moves ahead. She tells Hank he lives like an animal who behaves in flagrant defiance of the rules of society. She has received many letters asking for leniency. His true crime, in her estimation, is his commitment to squandering his gifts. She comments on Becca, and says she is forced to consider what time without her father will do to her. She sentences him to three years...

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
The Rolling StonesYou Can't Always Get What You Want 

Other Episode Crew

CreatorTom Kapinos
Executive ProducerDavid Duchovny  |  Tom Kapinos
Co-Executive ProducerLou Fusaro  |  Melanie Greene
Supervising ProducerVanessa Reisen
ProducerJohn H. Radulovic
Co-ProducerTom Keefe
Associate ProducerJim Sodini  |  Michael Paolillo
Production DesignerMichael Wylie
EditorShannon Mitchell
CastingFelicia Fasano
Unit Production ManagerJohn H. Radulovic
First Assistant DirectorDavid H. Venghaus, Jr.
Second Assistant DirectorJeffrey Schwartz
MusicTree Adams  |  Tyler Bates
Music EditorGeorgi Ramsland
Music SupervisorNora Felder  |  Budd Carr
Costume DesignerPeggy Schnitzer
Key GripKyle Davis (1)
Set DecoratorTraci Kirshbaum
Location ManagerChristopher Lee (3)
Transportation CoordinatorHeath Culp
Property MasterJames Torvinen
Construction CoordinatorJohn Richardson
Script SupervisorMimi Baker
Script CoordinatorDavid Quandt
Assistant EditorJames A. Brewer
Re-Recording MixerTodd Grace
Director of PhotographyMichael Weaver (2)
Story EditorMatt Patterson
Production SupervisorScott Ichikawa
Assistant Production CoordinatorThu Pham
Sound MixerDouglas J. Schulman
Executive Story EditorGabriel Roth (2)
Costume SupervisorJulie Heath
Makeup Department Head Robin Luce
Main Title DesignJim Hershleder
Production AccountantJim Kyriazis
Extras CastingCentral Casting
Chief Lighting TechnicianRoss Dunkerley
"A" Camera OperatorTim Bellen
Sound SupervisorMitchell C. Gettleman
Personal Hair StylistDaniel Erdman
CostumerNancy Collini
Casting AssociateJessica Targum
Original CastingPat McCorkle
Assistant To The Executive ProducerLindsay Edelstein
Special Effects CoordinatorElia P. Popov
Assistant To The Co-executive ProducerVanessa Wilson  |  Claudia Guevara
Hair Department HeadRalph M. Abalos
"B" Camera OperatorChristopher Haifley
Writers' AssistantMike Metz
Music ClearanceJeanne Fay
First Assistant AccountantLisa Peterson
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