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The Big C: Taking the Plunge

Cathy receives the news about her bee treatments; Rebecca reveals a secret to Sean that reconnects them; Adam finally reveals an unexpected softer side.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x13
Airdate: Monday November 15th, 2010

Director: (Unknown)
Writer: (Unknown)

Alternate Airdates:

UK (MORE4) Apr 28, 2011

Guest Stars
Cynthia NixonCynthia Nixon
As Rebecca
Phill LewisPhill Lewis
As Cool Pools Boss
Reid ScottReid Scott
As Dr. Todd Mauer
Joel Van LiewJoel Van Liew
As Cater Waiter
Maxine PrescottMaxine Prescott
As Older Woman
Nancy OpelNancy Opel
As Buttercup
Polly DraperPolly Draper
As Lorna
Main Cast
Laura LinneyLaura Linney
As Catherine 'Cathy' Jamison
Oliver PlattOliver Platt
As Paul Jamison
Gabriel BassoGabriel Basso
As Adam Jamison


The scene opens with Cathy and Paul at the funeral of Marlene. Cathy says that this is wonderful, but Paul says that she shot herself in the head and says that it is not wonderful. The two daughters of Marlene give the eulogy and tell that Marlene loved Polka music and that she arranged this all herself. The caterer is passing out scratcher lottery tickets. Paul tells that he is going to the Buffet table to drown his sorrows. Cathy goes up to Adam and asks how he is doing. He says that he is fine and asks if he can meet Mia for the movies. Sean comes up to Cathy and says that he shouldn’t have come because he doesn’t like funerals. He sees that Rebbecca is there and hides behind a tombstone. She goes up to Cathy and asks how things are and says that it is horrible about Marlene. Rebbecca sees Sean and tells him that she needs to talk to him and he starts running away from her...

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