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Girls: It's Back

Marnie is shocked when she finds out that Charlie has got a new job and has completely moved on from her with no issues. Adam goes on a date with the daughter of a woman he meets in an AA meeting. Shoshanna realizes she may of been missing out on things with her friends because of Ray and after he has an attitude about going to a college party with her, she goes alone. Hannah's Mom and Dad are in New York and notice that some of her old issues are back so force her to go and see a doctor.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x8
Airdate: Sunday March 03rd, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky ATLANTIC) Mar 04, 2013

Guest Stars
Christopher AbbottChristopher Abbott
As Charlie Dattolo
Peter ScolariPeter Scolari
As Tad Horvath
Becky Ann BakerBecky Ann Baker
As Loreen Horvath
Shiri ApplebyShiri Appleby
As Natalia
Judy CollinsJudy Collins
As Herself
Carol KaneCarol Kane
As Cloris
Anjili PalAnjili Pal
As Radhika

Co-Guest Stars
Alice GregoryAlice Gregory
As Laura
Russell WaldenRussell Walden
As Himself
Nick SullivanNick Sullivan
As Angry Man
George WilliamsonGeorge Williamson
As Member of AA Meeting
T. Ray TreeceT. Ray Treece
As Member of AA Meeting
Jenn YehJenn Yeh
As Receptionist
Austin ThorntonAustin Thornton
As Member of AA Meeting
Tamara JonesTamara Jones
As Member of AA Meeting
Erica SinnerErica Sinner
As Member of AA Meeting

Bob BalabanBob Balaban
As Dr. Rice
Roman BlatRoman Blat
As Forbid Employee
Main Cast
Lena DunhamLena Dunham
As Hannah Horvath
Allison WilliamsAllison Williams
As Marnie Michaels
Zosia MametZosia Mamet
As Shoshanna Shapiro
Alex KarpovskyAlex Karpovsky
As Ray Ploshansky


The episode begins with Adam lying in his bed. Hanna sees a call from Adam while walking down the street, but doesn’t pick it and she makes sure he is anywhere around eight times. She comes back home and counts eight potato chips before putting them in her mouth. She then chews eight times as well. Shoshanna tells Ray and Marnie that she is really worried about how Jessa is doing and wonders where she is, but they feel Jessa must be doing just fine. ..

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ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Judy CollinsSong for JudithHannah has dinner with her parents

Other Episode Crew

CreatorLena Dunham
Executive ProducerLena Dunham  |  Judd Apatow  |  Jennifer Konner  |  Bruce Eric Kaplan  |  Ilene S. Landress
Co-Executive ProducerMurray Miller
Co-ProducerPeter Phillips (1)
Associate ProducerEricka Naegle
Production DesignerMatthew Munn (1)
EditorPaul Zucker
Unit Production ManagerIlene S. Landress
First Assistant DirectorTudor Jones
Second Assistant DirectorJason Graham (2)
Staff WriterSteven Rubinshteyn
MusicMichael Penn
Music SupervisorTom Wolfe (2)  |  Manish Raval
Costume DesignerJennifer Rogien
GripGlenn Weinstein  |  Ruark Behan  |  Franz J. Yeich  |  Joe Mellon
Key GripChris Skutch
Set DecoratorKelley Burney
Location ManagerSuk Yi Mar
Property MasterJose Pavon
Construction CoordinatorLou Miller
Script SupervisorKim Delise
Production CoordinatorLiz Kugle
Assistant EditorAnna Hauger
Post Production SupervisorMichael S. Bolton  |  Tyler Thorpe
Supervising Sound EditorSusan Cahill
Re-Recording MixerOnnalee Blank  |  Mathew Waters (1)
LeadmanJim Sten
Director of PhotographyTim Ives
Story EditorLesley Arfin  |  Sarah Heyward
Production SupervisorIgor Srubshchik
Assistant Production CoordinatorMolly Shifferly
Post Production CoordinatorBrennan Parks
Sound MixerJoseph M. White, Jr.
Executive Story EditorDeborah Schoeneman
Boom OperatorJason Benjamin (2)
Art Department CoordinatorMollie Laurienzo
Casting AssistantEmer O'Callaghan
Chief Lighting TechnicianDavid Skutch
Transportation CaptainEd Iacobelli Jr.
"A" Camera OperatorHernan Otaño
AssistantAmanda Glaze  |  Jenn Yeh  |  Charlotte Alter  |  Joe Amstater
Set DresserKathy Falzarano  |  Neil Driscoll, Jr.  |  Peter Culen  |  James Bono
CostumerAlison Parker
Title DesignerHoward Nourmand
Music CoordinatorJonathan Leahy
ElectricianLou Gisone  |  Jonathan Kealey  |  Evin Lowe
On-set DresserDavid Brenner (2)
Office Production AssistantAustin Thornton  |  Benton Ferguson
Set Production AssistantGeorge Macdonald  |  Christopher Staiger  |  Zach Weisz  |  Hayden Dunham
Assistant Costume DesignerJoshua Marsh
Dolly GripKeith Bunting
Costume CoordinatorSteven Manuel
Assistant Sound EditorJohn Matter
Foley ArtistJames M. Bailey  |  Joseph T. Sabella
Foley MixerJames Howe
Rigging GripTom Yacuk
Assistant Art DirectorMarie Lynn Wagner
DriverSal Berritto  |  Walter Chomow  |  Jim Haskell  |  James M. Rice, Sr.  |  Ronnie Lucas  |  Salvature R. Maffei  |  Mario Berritto  |  Ted Manzo  |  Nick Careccia  |  Billy Curtin  |  Brian Buck  |  Billy Baker  |  Chris Schirripa  |  Andrew Collins  |  Joey Buonocore
Key CostumerAneikit Bonnel
Sound Effects EditorEdmond J. Coblentz, Jr.
Dialogue EditorJivan Tahmizain
"B" Camera OperatorFrancis Spieldenner
Still PhotographerJessica Miglio
Project ManagerShannon K. Hall
Assistant Location ManagerAidan Sleeper
Second 2nd Assistant DirectorKeith Marlin
Assistant Set DecoratorJennifer Starke  |  Andrea Werner
TailorEstella Marie
DGA TraineeJack McKenna
2nd Assistant AccountantConnor McClure
Accounting ClerkGregg Clare
Set MedicMatt Roper
Location AssistantJohn Accardo  |  Cory Fliehs
Transportation Co-captainMichael Buonocore
Writers' AssistantMax Brockman
LoaderPatrick Bracey
Department Head HairstylistSherry Heart
Key Set Production AssistantAlex Scricco
B Dolly GripChris Gamiello
Key Rigging GripRich Yacuk
Voice CastingWendy Hoffmann (1)  |  Ranjani Brow (1)
UtilityPatrick Bracey
Location CoordinatorCarinne Fassari
Best Boy ElectricSamuel G. Friedman
Post Production ServicesCo3  |  Encore Hollywood
Key MakeupJoseph Campayno
Key HairVanessa Sims
Camera Production AssistantRodrigo Millan Garce
Best Boy Rigging GripGary Potashnik
Parking CoordinatorMaurice Cabrera
Generator OperatorRichard Porta
CateringHenry's International Cuisine
2nd Boom OperatorWilliam Kozy
SteadicamFrancis Spieldenner
Shop ForemanBill Gregory (1)
Camera ScenicPhil Kennedy
Rigging ElectricianLouis Sadler
B Camera 1st Assistant CameraTom Bracone
Video AssistT. Ray Treece
Post Production Sound ServicesTodd-ao Studios Lantana
Digital Dailies ByPIX
Charge ScenicTravis Child
Costume Production AssistantAlexis Forte
Music LicensesEvan M. Greenspan Inc.
A Camera 2nd Assistant CameraSarah Hendrick
B Camera 2nd Assistant CameraSteve Doty
Set Dressing ForemanMarcus Newman
Construction GripJoe McCabe, Jr.
Construction Shop Production AssistantMaria Santos
Script DistributionDavid Harry Yoon
Unit Production AssistantBenjamin J. Stern
Parking Production AssistantLloyd Bent
Art Department ClearancesPatricia Seely
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