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Hot In Cleveland: Good Neighbors

Melanie's wants to throw a party for the neighbors and get to know them but in the while, messes up and has to correct a wrong that she made. Only not everything goes according to plan. Elka makes a decision to do something with her body that doesn't play in her favor.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x5
Production Number: 106
Airdate: Wednesday July 14th, 2010

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Special Guest Stars
Carl ReinerCarl Reiner
As Max

Guest Stars
Wayne KnightWayne Knight
As Rick

Co-Guest Stars
Greg WinterGreg Winter
As Neighbor
Robin ThedeRobin Thede
As Janet
Main Cast
Betty WhiteBetty White
As Elka Ostrovsky
Valerie BertinelliValerie Bertinelli
As Melanie Moretti
Jane LeevesJane Leeves
As Joy Scroggs
Wendie MalickWendie Malick
As Victoria Chase


Melanie enters the kitchen and tells Joy and Victoria that her neighbors talked to her and that she is going to throw a party. She wants to start being spontaneous. Elka enters the house and is sporting fiery red hair. She wants to look good because Max is going to take her to Senior’s Senior Prom and that the other ladies like Max. She wants to get a nice dress to make everything pop nicely. Joy makes jokes at Elka and she warns that a fiery temper goes along with the red hair. Tori gets a text with a ring tone „Oh my God is that Victoria Chase?” A Japanese company, “Beneficial Dryness Force”, wants to pay her a lot of money to promote their product. They talk on how Brad Pitt did a Japanese product and that it is very popular now. Joy jokes with Elka again about her theme of the dance and says that it is „A night to try to remember”. Elka plays her own game. Raise your hand if you have a boyfriend...

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorSuzanne Martin
Executive ProducerSean Hayes (2)  |  Larry W. Jones  |  Keith Cox  |  Lynda Obst  |  Todd Milliner  |  Suzanne Martin
Co-Executive ProducerChris Marcil  |  Chuck Ranberg  |  Anne Flett-Giordano  |  Sam Johnson (1)
ProducerLiz Feldman  |  Bob Heath (1)
Consulting ProducerVanessa McCarthy
Associate ProducerBradley Gardner  |  Matthew Conner  |  Jeff Melnick
Production DesignerMichael Hynes
EditorRonald A. Volk
CastingCollin Daniel  |  Brett Greenstein
Unit Production ManagerBob Heath (1)
First Assistant DirectorDennis Capps
Second Assistant DirectorRobyn Linn Willey
MusicRon Wasserman  |  Emerson Swinford
Costume DesignerLori Eskowitz
Director of PhotographyGary Howard Baum
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