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Emily Owens, M.D.: Emily and... The Alan Zolman Incident

Emily is unaware of her bad reputation with the nurses until one of them gives her a very specific case as revenge. After Emily reveals her feelings to Will, she tries to avoid anymore awkwardness by telling him she already has another crush. With a patient's life hanging in the balance, Emily contemplates using the secret she knows about the chief to get a speedy approval on a procedure. Meanwhile, Micah is surprised to find someone new entertaining his mother during her chemotherapy.

Source: The CW

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x2
Airdate: Tuesday October 23rd, 2012

Director: Bharat Nalluri
Writer: Jennie Snyder

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Eleven) Oct 31, 2012
UK (REALLY) Aug 26, 2013


Guest Stars
Harry LennixHarry Lennix
As Tim Dupre
Laci J. MaileyLaci J. Mailey
As Kylie
Michelle HarrisonMichelle Harrison
As Jessica
Bess RousBess Rous
As Margo
Main Cast
Mamie GummerMamie Gummer
As Emily Owens
Necar ZadeganNecar Zadegan
As Gina Bandari
Michael RadyMichael Rady
As Micah Barnes
Kelly McCrearyKelly McCreary
As Tyra Dupre
Aja Naomi KingAja Naomi King
As Cassandra Kopelson
Justin HartleyJustin Hartley
As Will Collins


The episode begins with Emily practicing to say a “Hi” to Will after he turned her down. At the same time Emily’s voiceover tells us how the first guy she proposed to spit on her; literally; but that was due to his braces! She reaches the hospital and calls him Willy and everyone is shocked. She totally manages to embarrass herself; as usual. The interns are on their rounds and Emily has to tell Max that he is dying due to his cardiac condition and with extreme caution; he will live for a year. He cannot be operated due to his health and age; he is too old. Emily finds this the most difficult thing to do and Micah tells her that it will ease with time. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorJennie Snyder
Executive ProducerDan Jinks  |  Jennie Snyder
Co-Executive ProducerJoanna Johnson
Supervising ProducerDavid Warren
ProducerJae Marchant  |  Paul Sciarrotta
Co-ProducerGina Lamar
Consulting ProducerDavid Babcock  |  John C. Kelley
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