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Weeds: Boomerang

At the risk of being tracked to their booted minivan, Nancy and Andy decide the family must split town. Consequently, Silas must leave behind the dream of college life. Meanwhile, Shane provokes a mommy group. Elsewhere, Cesar and Ignacio are hot on Nancy's trail with their hostage, Doug, in tow.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info  

Episode number: 6x5
Airdate: Monday September 20th, 2010

Director: Scott Ellis
Writer: Stephen Falk

Alternate Airdates:

BR (GNT) Feb 14, 2011
UK (sky ATLANTIC) Jan 30, 2012

Guest Stars
Adam RoseAdam Rose
As Joe
Aisha HindsAisha Hinds
As Latrice
Chris MarquetteChris Marquette
As Trip (Student)
Ed CorbinEd Corbin
As Police Officer
Enrique CastilloEnrique Castillo
As Cesar
Hemky MaderaHemky Madera
As Ignacio
Jama WilliamsonJama Williamson
As Allison
Jamie Renee SmithJamie Renee Smith
As Kimmy
Jessica St. ClairJessica St. Clair
As Rebekkah
Linda BoveLinda Bove
As DCPS Deaf Agent
Monette MagrathMonette Magrath
As Cheryl
Reginald BallardReginald Ballard
As Latrice's Boyfriend

Co-Guest Stars
Fred CrossFred Cross
As Translator
Paul Hayes (1)Paul Hayes (1)
As Sheriff
Brent TarnolBrent Tarnol
As Student Reporter
Mark Allan StewartMark Allan Stewart
As Professor Dave
Main Cast
Mary-Louise ParkerMary-Louise Parker
As Nancy Botwin
Hunter ParrishHunter Parrish
As Silas Botwin
Alexander GouldAlexander Gould
As Shane Botwin
Justin KirkJustin Kirk
As Andy Botwin
Kevin NealonKevin Nealon
As Doug Wilson


After the cliffhanger from the previous episode, the scene opens with Andy and Nancy coming out of the house and the Police tell Nancy and Andy that they are in trouble. They ask if the red van is theirs and they deny it. The officers tell that neighbors saw them get out of it an hour ago and they tell again that it is not theirs. The officers ask where their car is and they tell that they are just emptying out lawn clippings. Nancy puts it in the recyclables trash bin and the officer notices it. Andy quickly switches it to the right trash can. They go inside quickly. Meanwhile, Shane Botwin is sitting with Mommy Group Cheryl, Allison and Rebecca and they are telling that the mother is probably not in Iraq and that they are going to call Child Protective Services on him he tells that he will just tell about their faults like Cheryl breastfeeding her 5 year old and Allison her prescription usage and Rebecca’s housekeeper’s status in America. He walks away...

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorJenji Kohan
Executive ProducerJenji Kohan  |  Roberto Benabib  |  Matthew Salsberg
Co-Executive ProducerLisa Vinnecour  |  Scott Ellis  |  Mark A. Burley
Supervising ProducerVictoria Morrow
ProducerLeslie D. Waldman  |  Michael Trim  |  Stephen Falk
Associate ProducerPatricia Van Baalbergen  |  Jonathan Talbert
Production DesignerJoseph P. Lucky
EditorBill Turro
CastingDava Waite
Unit Production ManagerLeslie D. Waldman
First Assistant DirectorKen Wada
Second Assistant DirectorAmy B. Hughes
Staff WriterCarly Mensch  |  Dave Holstein  |  Brendan Kelly (1)
MusicBrandon Jay  |  Gwendolyn Sanford
Music SupervisorBruce Gilbert (1)
Costume DesignerLinda Bass
Set DecoratorJulie Bolder
Transportation CoordinatorJoel Renfro
Property MasterJode S. Mann
Construction CoordinatorMark Powell (1)
Director of PhotographySteven H. Smith
Art DirectorBill Durrell
Music ConsultantChristopher Noxon
Special Effects CoordinatorWayne Rose
Music ClearanceMatthew Lilley
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