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Weeds: A Beam of Sunshine

Andy makes his intentions known to Jill. Doug is presented with an enticing investment opportunity. While Nancy recuperates, Silas helps her with a new business venture. Shane figures out who shot his mother.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info

Episode number: 8x2
Airdate: Sunday July 08th, 2012

Director: Michael Trim
Writer: Victoria Morrow


Guest Stars
Amanda PaceAmanda Pace
As Taylor
Bruce NozickBruce Nozick
As Whit Tillerman
Danièle WattsDanièle Watts
As Angela Mullen
Ethan KentEthan Kent
As Stevie
Gavin KentGavin Kent
As Stevie
Jennifer Jason LeighJennifer Jason Leigh
As Jill Price-Gray
Kat FosterKat Foster
As Kiki
Mel FairMel Fair
As Scott
Rachel PaceRachel Pace
As Shayla
Roger NarayanRoger Narayan
As Dr. Bandhi
Billy MerrittBilly Merritt
As Butters the Clown
Chuti TiuChuti Tiu
As Maricel
Susie GeiserSusie Geiser
As Greta

Co-Guest Stars
Brian GrohBrian Groh
As Janitor
Connie JacksonConnie Jackson
As Patient #1
Doug CoxDoug Cox
As Administrator
Kathy ByronKathy Byron
As Nurse
Stoney WestmorelandStoney Westmoreland
As Nancy's Doctor

Neil Brown, Jr.Neil Brown, Jr.
As Mike Garcia
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


The episode begins with it being shown that Nancy has been in the hospital for 77 days, and he total hospital bill has come to around $420,000. Nancy is meanwhile shown talking to the patient in her neighboring bed. The woman then tells Nancy that she knows about her whole family’s story, as it’s the talk of the town. Shane then comes in and Nancy walks out of her room, with the help of a walker. Shane then tells Nancy that everyone thinks they are the actual mafia. Shane then tells Nancy as to who are the people who could have possibly tried to kill her. Her doctor then comes in and flirts with her, much to Shane’s displeasure. ..

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