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Dawson's Creek: Decisions

Bessie forces Joey to go visit their father in prison on his birthday. Dawson accompanies Joey on the trip which opens some old wounds, but heals others. Joey and Dawson finally share their feelings together, but Joey is contemplating a chance of a lifetime: to spend a semester in France. Meanwhile, Jen struggles to keep her family together as her grandfather is rushed to the hospital.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x13
Production Number: 113
Airdate: Tuesday May 19th, 1998

Guest Stars
Dylan NealDylan Neal
As Doug Witter
Gareth WilliamsGareth Williams
As Mike Potter

Co-Guest Stars
Ed GradyEd Grady
As Gramps
Helen BaldwinHelen Baldwin
As Mrs. Tringle
Richard FullertonRichard Fullerton
As Guard
Main Cast
James Van Der BeekJames Van Der Beek
As Dawson Leery
Katie HolmesKatie Holmes
As Joey Potter
Joshua JacksonJoshua Jackson
As Pacey Witter
Michelle WilliamsMichelle Williams
As Jen Lindley
Mary Beth PeilMary Beth Peil
As Evelyn 'Grams' Ryan
Nina RepetaNina Repeta
As Bessie Potter
Episode Notes
aka "Breaking Away"

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Beth Nielsen ChapmanSay GoodnightDawson and Joey kiss
Dog's Eye ViewWhat Do You Do?Doug pulls up by Pacey
Edwin McCainI'll BeJoey walks in on Dawson and Jen in bed
Melodie CrittendenBroken RoadDawson looks for Joey
Sarah McLachlanAngelJen and Dawson in bed

Other Episode Crew

CreatorKevin Williamson
Executive ProducerCharles Rosin  |  Paul Stupin  |  Kevin Williamson
Supervising ProducerJon Harmon Feldman
ProducerSteve Miner  |  Greg Prange
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