Weeds

Weeds

Is the grass really greener on the other side? Yes, and it smells better, too! So when Nancy Botwin (Golden Globe winner Mary-Louise Parker) faces both sudden widowhood and poverty, she's determined to do anything to keep her kids in suburbia, including taking a job as the neighborhood pot dealer. Subversive, satirical and hilarious, the first season of this groundbreaking Showtime hit is guaranteed to spark laughter!
Is the grass really greener on the other side? Yes, and it smells better, too! So when Nancy Botwin (Golden Globe winner Mary-Louise Parker) faces both sudden widowhood and poverty, she's determined to do anything to keep her kids in suburbia, including taking a job as the neighborhood pot dealer. Subversive, satirical and hilarious, the first season of this groundbreaking Showtime hit is guaranteed to spark laughter!

Season 1 (10 episodes)

  • 1. You Can't Miss the Bear

    Original air date: 08/07/2005 Runtime: 31:30 min.

    Original air date: 08/07/2005 Runtime: 31:30 min. While starting a marijuana business to support her family, Nancy tries to make sure her two sons go down the right path. Celia finds out her husband is sleeping with his tennis instructor while trying to snoop on her daughter.

  • 2. Free Goat

    Original air date: 08/14/2005 Runtime: 30:12 min.

    Original air date: 08/14/2005 Runtime: 30:12 min. Nancy and her children suffer from a lack of funds in the household. Doug Wilson mentions the idea of starting a cover business to protect Nancy's real source of income. Celia confronts her husband's mistress.

  • 3. Good S... Lollipop

    Original air date: 08/22/2005 Runtime: 29:54 min.

    Original air date: 08/22/2005 Runtime: 29:54 min. While a mountain lion terrorizes the town of Agrestic, a medical marijuana facility does the same to Nancy. The constant fight over weight issues between Celia and Isabelle gets dirty.

  • 4. Fashion of the Christ

    Original air date: 08/29/2005 Runtime: 26:42 min.

    Original air date: 08/29/2005 Runtime: 26:42 min. Andy, Nancy's brother in-law, causes major problems with his surprise visit. Doug gives location ideas for the faux bakery to Nancy. Celia reveals she has cancer.

  • 5. Lude Awakening

    Original air date: 09/05/2005 Runtime: 26:59 min.

    Original air date: 09/05/2005 Runtime: 26:59 min. Shane has problems at school again. Celia tries to get rid of her cancer in a non-conventional way and then gives all her belongings away. Nancy experiences her first shoot out and has to bail her brother in-law out of jail.

  • 6. Dead in the Nethers

    Original air date: 09/12/2005 Runtime: 27:23 min.

    Original air date: 09/12/2005 Runtime: 27:23 min. Nancy, Conrad and Celia go out to a club and things heat up between Conrad and Celia. At Marijuana Anonymous, Andy meets the attractive Sharon and convinces her to be his sponsor. Nancy's housekeeper, Lupita, becomes suspicious of her secret business.

  • 7. Higher Education

    Original air date: 09/19/2005 Runtime: 26:52 min.

    Original air date: 09/19/2005 Runtime: 26:52 min. Nancy takes a risk by recruiting Silas' tutor and friends to sell pot for her on his community college campus. Celia's breast cancer surgery gives her a new outlook on life.

  • 8. The Punishment Light

    Original air date: 09/26/2005 Runtime: 26:41 min.

    Original air date: 09/26/2005 Runtime: 26:41 min. Nancy's life takes a strange twist when she turns down the advances of an interested single father, Peter engages in a brief sexual encounter with a competing pot dealer. With Nancy out of the house, Andy and Doug get into her stash and make a mess.

  • 9. The Punishment Lighter

    Original air date: 10/03/2005 Runtime: 27:05 min.

    Original air date: 10/03/2005 Runtime: 27:05 min. Nancy gets busted selling pot on the college campus but ends up receiving retribution and protection from an anonymous source. Silas and Shane continue to have problems dealing with the death of their father. Celia resumes her position as head of the PTA.

  • 10. The Godmother

    Original air date: 10/12/2005 Runtime: 29:53 min.

    Original air date: 10/12/2005 Runtime: 29:53 min. Nancy gathers a team to go into business with Conrad circumventing Heylia, who has become a grandmother. Silas gets high on ecstasy and is brought home by the police and when Nancy finally sleeps with Peter she finds possible evidence he's with the DEA.