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Monk: Mr. Monk's Other Brother

After his half brother escapes from prison, he asks the help of Monk to find the person who framed him for murder.

Episode Info

Episode number: 7x10
Airdate: Friday January 09th, 2009


Special Guest Stars
Steve ZahnSteve Zahn
As Jack Monk, Jr.

Guest Stars
Hector ElizondoHector Elizondo
As Dr. Neven Bell
Titus WelliverTitus Welliver
As Daniel Reese
Jude CiccolellaJude Ciccolella
As Tom Bennett

Co-Guest Stars
Eileen GrubbaEileen Grubba
voiced Jack Jr.'s Mother
Jimmy PalumboJimmy Palumbo
As Superintendent
Sandra LuesseSandra Luesse
As Waitress
Sandra MitchellSandra Mitchell
As News Reporter
Main Cast
Tony ShalhoubTony Shalhoub
As Adrian Monk
Traylor HowardTraylor Howard
As Natalie Teeger
Jason Gray-StanfordJason Gray-Stanford
As Lt. Randall Disher
Ted LevineTed Levine
As Captain Leland Stottlemeyer


Monk is preparing breakfast and squaring his pancakes while watching a news report on a prison breakout of Joe Endicott, who killed a woman and fleeing the scene. He hears the sound of breaking glass in the next room and goes to get his gun out of its case. Joe enters the apartment and Monk clubs him on the head with the case, Monk starts to call the phone and Joe says he shouldn't: he's his brother...

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Episode Quotes
Jack Jr.: I've never hurt anybody
Adrian: Uh-huh,
Jack Jr.: Ever. I'm a con man. I'm a grifter. A lovable rogue.
Adrian: A lovable rogue? People don't call themselves lovable rogues.
Jack Jr.: Lovable rogues do.

Jack Jr.: Just one phone call. For old time's sake.
Adrian: We don't have any old times.
Jack Jr.: Sure we do. Come on, remember... oh, remember in the hallway, when you hit me over the head with that metal box.
Adrian: That was a half hour ago.
Jack Jr.: Yeah, well it's something. It's a start.

Adrian: I can't help noticing your fake crying looks a lot like your real crying.
Jack Jr.: Thank you.

Jack Jr.: Did I wake you up?
Adrian: No, no, it wasn't you, it was all the noise you were making.

Adrian: Jack?
Jack Jr.: Yeah?
Adrian: Was he... a good father?
Jack Jr.: Look at us, what do you think?
Adrian: Was he... terrible?
Jack Jr.: Look at us, what do you think?

Jack Jr.: I'm on my knees. Your brother is in your kitchen and he's on his knees.
Adrian: Don't scuff up the floor.

Jack Jr.: You send me back there, you'd be killing your own brother.
Adrian: Half-brother.
Jack Jr.: Can you live with that?
Adrian: I live with worse.

Natalie: Mr. Monk, here he comes. Now what do we do?
Adrian: Okay, okay. I'm going to count to three.
Natalie: All right, okay.
Adrian: On three... you come up with a great idea.

Adrian: And I'm proud you're my brother.
Jack Jr.: You mean half-brother.
Adrian: I'm rounding up.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorAndy Breckman
Executive ProducerTom Scharpling  |  Tony Shalhoub  |  David Hoberman  |  Andy Breckman  |  Randall Zisk
Co-Executive ProducerJack Bernstein  |  David Breckman  |  Hy Conrad  |  Joe Toplyn
ProducerScott Collins  |  Anthony Santa Croce
Co-ProducerShana Stein  |  Josh Siegal  |  Dylan Morgan  |  Douglas Nabors
Associate ProducerNathan Perkins  |  Sal Savo
Production DesignerChuck Parker
EditorJohn Duffy (1)
CastingAnya Colloff  |  Amy McIntyre Britt  |  Corbin Bronson
Unit Production ManagerAnthony Santa Croce
First Assistant DirectorRandol P. Taylor
Second Assistant DirectorJennifer Reiss
MusicJeff Beal
Music EditorCraig Pettigrew
Costume DesignerIleane Meltzer
HairstylistMichael Moore (3)  |  Maxine Morris
Make-upDenise Hooper
Key GripStuart M. Abramson
Camera OperatorBuddy Fries
Set DesignerTim Crowshaw
Set DecoratorSuzette Sheets
Location ManagerR. Scott Poole
Transportation CoordinatorSteve Weinmuller  |  Ken Catando
Property MasterRich Hobaica
Construction CoordinatorJay Jergensen
Script SupervisorKathy Mulligan
Production CoordinatorAnn M. Kaiser
Assistant EditorRichard Rodono
Post Production SupervisorHolden Chang
Supervising Sound EditorFred Judkins
Re-Recording MixerElmo Ponsdomenech  |  Kevin Roache
LeadmanAngelo Amodio
OtherCary Conway (Lead Painter)  |  Jon Perkins (Technical Advisor)
Director of PhotographyJoe Pennella
Stunt CoordinatorCharlie Brewer
Production SupervisorSheryl Johnson-Poelking
Art DirectorWilliam E. Brownell
Sound MixerDavid Chornow
ConsultantFern Field
Costume SupervisorMolly Harris Campbell
Boom OperatorChris Sposa
Main Title ThemeRandy Newman
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