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The Big C: Cats and Dogs

Due to Paul's layoff, Cathy starts to pawn her jewelry and meets Lee there as well. Adam gets into a situation that he may need help with to get out of. Sean is kicked out of a mother's group when he tests out his homemade sling at the park.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x5
Airdate: Monday July 25th, 2011

Director: (Unknown)
Writer: (Unknown)

Guest Stars
Alexandra SochaAlexandra Socha
As Mia
Ben SinclairBen Sinclair
As Homeless Guy
Hugh DancyHugh Dancy
As Lee Fallon
Andrea RosenAndrea Rosen
As Angry Mom
Brandon DirdenBrandon Dirden
As Park Security Guard
Fiona ChoiFiona Choi
As Stroller Mom #1
Heloise FrankstonHeloise Frankston
As Little Girl
Jordan LageJordan Lage
As Jimmy
Lucy Owen (2)Lucy Owen (2)
As Stroller Mom #2
Ryan LynnRyan Lynn
As Tough Kid
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 in a boxing rink. A voice over is telling her to beat up her cancer. However, it is just her relaxing with iPod that turns out to be broken because it is skipping. She goes downstairs to find Sean going through her fridge. She asks what he is doing there and he says that he wants to test his creation. She asks what his creation is and he says that it is the “Tokey Tot Tote”, a sling for a baby made out of old towels and oven mittens. He tests it out with a melon and Cathy asks if Rebecca has seen it. Sean says that she is out of town right now. The melon drops and Sean scoops it up and thanks Cathy for breakfast and leaves. Paul comes in talking to the insurance company and being sarcastic. She asks how much they have to pay and Paul says that it is $1,800. Cathy is upset, but Paul says that he will take care of it. Cathy says that he iPod is broken and that she needs to get it fixed. Cathy tells that $1,800 is a lot of money. Paul tells that he is meeting with Jimmy Lunt and they are going to have lunch and talk about the details. ..

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