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Nurse Jackie: Disneyland Sucks

Jackie detoxes in rehab, where she faces the truth about how her drug dependency began, deals with an unpleasant roommate, and forges a surprising alliance with 17-year-old fellow addict Charlie, who is a rehab veteran despite his tender years; Cruz's innovations continue to irritate everyone on the All Saints staff except for Coop.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x2
Airdate: Sunday April 15th, 2012

Director: Linda Wallem
Writer: Liz Brixius

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Eleven) Apr 24, 2012
UK (sky ATLANTIC) Oct 16, 2012
Ireland Jan 08, 2014


Special Guest Stars
Bobby CannavaleBobby Cannavale
As Dr. Mike Cruz

Guest Stars
Stephen WallemStephen Wallem
As Thor Lundgren
Laura SilvermanLaura Silverman
As Laura
Margaret ColinMargaret Colin
As Trish
Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
As Wayne
Arjun GuptaArjun Gupta
As Sam
Lenny JacobsonLenny Jacobson
As Lenny

Co-Guest Stars
Jake CannavaleJake Cannavale
As Charlie Cruz
Todd FaulknerTodd Faulkner
As Photographer
Colby MinifieColby Minifie
As Blithe
Alysha UmphressAlysha Umphress
As Admitting Tech
Eden MarryshowEden Marryshow
As Deli Worker
Alita DawsonAlita Dawson
As Taylor (as Alita Terry)
Main Cast
Edie FalcoEdie Falco
As Jackie Peyton
Eve BestEve Best
As Dr. Eleanor O'Hara
Merritt WeverMerritt Wever
As Zoey Barkow
Paul SchulzePaul Schulze
As Eddie Walzer
Anna Deavere SmithAnna Deavere Smith
As Gloria Akalitus
Ruby JerinsRuby Jerins
As Grace Peyton
Peter FacinelliPeter Facinelli
As Dr. Fitch Cooper


The scene opens with Jackie in the rehab; spending most of her time sleeping. Five days have gone by and now it’s the sixth. During the group therapy session, Jackie is asked to tell the group a little about herself. But she has nothing much to say; she only tells them that she is a nurse. Next, at All Saint’s, Gloria starts her day reporting in as a nurse and she tells the others that she wants no special treatment. Zoey offers Gloria her chair and Gloria asks Thor to get the chair changed. Cruz asks about Jackie and Gloria tells him that she has cashed in her vacation. At the rehab, Jackie tells the group that the narcotics help her work better and for longer hours. Doris, another patient, is a difficult to deal with. ..

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