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Parenthood: Family Portrait

The Braverman family gathers for a family portrait before Haddie departs for college, while Kristina, Adam and Max have a hard time digesting the new change. Meanwhile, Julia and Joel struggle to adjust to their newly adopted son's behavior and worry about their family's future. Newlyweds Jasmine and Crosby disagree on the spiritual beliefs they should teach Jabbar. Mark proves his commitment to Sarah by altering a Braverman tradition, while she attempts to prove her worth as an assistant to photographer Hank Rizzoli. Also, Amber navigates a new job at The Luncheonette.

Source: NBC

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x1
Airdate: Tuesday September 11th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Seven) Jan 29, 2013
IE (RTÉ TWO) Jan 16, 2014

  • Currently 8.7/10
8.7/10 (3 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Jason RitterJason Ritter
As Mark Cyr
Ray RomanoRay Romano
As Hank Rizzoli
Skyler DaySkyler Day
As Amy Ellis
Tina LiffordTina Lifford
As Renee Trussell
Dave McCoolDave McCool
As Band Member #1
Jennifer PeoJennifer Peo
As Chelsea
Krista Marie YuKrista Marie Yu
As Waitress
Nicole Alexandra ShipleyNicole Alexandra Shipley
As Lyla Hershberger
Sandy ChilaSandy Chila
As Band Member #3
Wes FlowersWes Flowers
As Band Member #2
Main Cast
Peter Krause
As Adam Braverman
Lauren Graham
As Sarah Braverman
Dax Shepard
As Crosby Braverman
Monica Potter
As Kristina Braverman
Erika Christensen
As Julia Braverman
Sam Jaeger
As Joel Graham
Savannah Paige Rae
As Sydney Graham
Sarah Ramos
As Haddie Braverman
Max Burkholder
As Max Braverman
Joy Bryant
As Jasmine Trussell
Tyree Brown
As Jabbar Trussell
Miles Heizer
As Drew Holt
Mae Whitman
As Amber Holt
Bonnie Bedelia
As Camille Braverman
Craig T. Nelson
As Zeek Braverman


The episode begins with Sarah telling her mother, Camille that she cannot compare her relationship with Mark to Leila. Camille says that Crosby swore that she was the one and broke up wither after two weeks. Drew is working out and Zeek is helping his grandson. Sarah tells him that Amy likes him the way he is. Joel and Julia are trying to get Victor to have his breakfast. Sydney arrives and is upset that Victor is watching television and that he is getting to eat his breakfast in front of the television. Hattie tells her parents that she needs to get to spend some time with her friends while her parents tell her that the family gathering is for her before she leaves for college. ..

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