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Parenthood: It Is What It Is

Zeek receives startling news from his doctor while Crosby moves toward a new relationship. Amber excels at her job, but becomes confused over her boss' actions; Adam and Kristina worry over the costs to send Haddie to the college of her choice, and Julia grows concerned Zoe is beginning to change her mind about giving up her baby for adoption.

Source: NBC

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x14
Airdate: Tuesday January 17th, 2012


Guest Stars
Courtney FordCourtney Ford
As Lily
D.B. WoodsideD.B. Woodside
As Dr. Joe Prestridge
Googy GressGoogy Gress
As Jeff Wormley
Jamie KalerJamie Kaler
As Paul Ellis
Jonathan TuckerJonathan Tucker
As Bob Little
Rosa SalazarRosa Salazar
As Zoe
Skyler DaySkyler Day
As Amy Ellis
Kirsten NelsonKirsten Nelson
As Mrs. Ellis
Leith M. BurkeLeith M. Burke
As Dr. Walsh
Meera SimhanMeera Simhan
As Mrs. Chopra
Paul S. HenningPaul S. Henning
As Violinist in Quartet
Stephanie NashStephanie Nash
As Celia Gould
Susan OrtizSusan Ortiz
As Nurse
Main Cast
Peter KrausePeter Krause
As Adam Braverman
Lauren GrahamLauren Graham
As Sarah Braverman
Dax ShepardDax Shepard
As Crosby Braverman
Monica PotterMonica Potter
As Kristina Braverman
Erika ChristensenErika Christensen
As Julia Braverman
Sam JaegerSam Jaeger
As Joel Graham
Sarah RamosSarah Ramos
As Haddie Braverman
Max BurkholderMax Burkholder
As Max Braverman
Joy BryantJoy Bryant
As Jasmine Trussell
Tyree BrownTyree Brown
As Jabbar Trussell
Miles HeizerMiles Heizer
As Drew Holt
Mae WhitmanMae Whitman
As Amber Holt
Bonnie BedeliaBonnie Bedelia
As Camille Braverman
Craig T. NelsonCraig T. Nelson
As Zeek Braverman


The scene opens with Crosby and Lily hanging out at The Luncheonette. Crosby says that he wants to see Lily perform. She says that she is going to play in a concert at Golden Gate Park on Sunday and that he can hear her then. However, Crosby says that he has Jabbar that day and asks if he can come as well. Lily says that is fine. As they are about to kiss, Jasmine shows up with Jabbar. Meanwhile, Drew comes home and finds Sarah in the kitchen. She is trying to write a new play. Sarah attempts to talk to Drew, but he isn’t interested. He says that he is going over to Amy’s. He tells her that Amy’s parents are going to take him to visit the University of California at Davis this Saturday. Sarah is shocked at the sudden announcement and she says that she didn’t know that Drew was even interested in a particular college. She offers to set a tour up, but Drew says that it is not a big deal and goes off to meet up with Amy. Kristina is in the kitchen making pancakes for dinner. Haddie comes into the kitchen and says that something is wrong. She reveals that she got accepted at Cornell...

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