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The Closer: Relative Matters

The murder of a man under FBI surveillance puts the federal agents in hot water with the L.A.P.D. Special guest stars Frances Sternhagen and Barry Corbin return as Brenda’s parents, who have come to town for the holidays with surprising news that keeps Brenda’s mind from her case.

Source: TNT


Episode Info


Episode number: 7x13
Airdate: Monday December 12th, 2011

Director: (Unknown)
Writer: (Unknown)

Alternate Airdates:

UK (MORE4) Sep 06, 2012

  • Currently 8.6/10
8.6/10 (8 Votes cast)

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Special Guest Stars
Barry CorbinBarry Corbin
As Clay Johnson
Recurring
Frances SternhagenFrances Sternhagen
As Willie Rae Johnson
Recurring
Main Cast
Kyra SedgwickKyra Sedgwick
As Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson
J.K. SimmonsJ.K. Simmons
As Assistant Chief Will Pope
Corey ReynoldsCorey Reynolds
As Detective Sgt. David Gabriel
Robert GossettRobert Gossett
As Commander Russell Taylor
G.W. BaileyG.W. Bailey
As Detective Lt. Louie Provenza
Anthony John DenisonAnthony John Denison
As Detective Lt. Andy Flynn
Michael Paul ChanMichael Paul Chan
As Detective Lt. Michael Tao
Raymond CruzRaymond Cruz
As Detective Julio Sanchez
Phillip P. KeenePhillip P. Keene
As Buzz Watson
Jon TenneyJon Tenney
As FBI Agent Fritz Howard

Recap

The scene open with two FBI Agents running surveillance on a man named Eric Shaw. They watch as Shaw goes up to a man and starts to beat him up. They continue to film the encounter and then see Shaw drive away. They follow him after calling 911 that the man who Shaw beat up is still alive, but he is going to require care. However, when Major Crimes arrive on scene, the man is dead from two bullets in his head. Commander Taylor asks where Johnson is and they tell him that her parents flew in from Atlanta. The Lieutenants are upset that the FBI didn’t tell them anything else. Sanchez says that the victim is Paul Burke. Provenza says that they are not going to give the FBI the name until they get the identity of the man who beat him up. Meanwhile, Clay, Johnson’s father, talks to Fritz about how they can’t stay with the other children because they are too busy. ..

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