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Nurse Jackie: Luck of the Drawing

Jackie and Kevin are at a stalemate in their divorce mediation because Kevin wants full custody. A patient from the bus crash is back after she contracted sepsis while at All Saints. Coop is angry that he isn't named Chief of the ER and wants to quit but Jackie tells him he'll get respect if he mans up. Jackie, overwhelmed by the day, vents to the only person who will understand - Charlie Cruz.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info  

Episode number: 5x2
Airdate: Sunday April 21st, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Eleven) May 27, 2013
UK (sky ATLANTIC) Feb 21, 2014

Special Guest Stars
Morris ChestnutMorris Chestnut
As Dr. Ike Prentiss

Guest Stars
Stephen WallemStephen Wallem
As Thor Lundgren
Betty GilpinBetty Gilpin
As Dr. Carrie Roman
Marcy HarriellMarcy Harriell
As Marta
Sarah SteeleSarah Steele
As Hannah Cohen
Michael PottsMichael Potts
As Mediator

Co-Guest Stars
Everett QuintonEverett Quinton
As Bloody Drunk
Laura PoeLaura Poe
As Female Rambler
Neal ByrnesNeal Byrnes
As Carriage Driver
Julio FeijooJulio Feijoo
As Prisoner
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
Dominic FumusaDominic Fumusa
As Kevin Peyton
Anna Deavere SmithAnna Deavere Smith
As Gloria Akalitus
Ruby JerinsRuby Jerins
As Grace Peyton
Mackenzie AladjemMackenzie Aladjem
As Fiona Peyton
Peter FacinelliPeter Facinelli
As Dr. Fitch Cooper


The episode begins with Jackie’s and Kevin’s divorce mediation, where Kevin tells the mediator that he wants primary custody of the girls. Jackie doesn’t agree to that, she says she is fine with shared custody. Kevin points out that Jackie’s work hours are crazy and it could take a toll in the girls. Jackie promises that she would make her hours more predictable. Kevin agrees, but also states that if her work hours cause problem, he would want primary custody. At the hospital, a nine year old boy is brought in. He is having severe ear pain because of some insect that crawled into his ears. ..

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