The Botwins — if we can still call them that — said farewell Sunday, with a Weeds series finale that a stoner might describe as... a total bummer, man.
For those who have stayed with Weeds over its eight ever-morphing seasons, it was a nice nugget of nostalgia to hear the original version of "Little Boxes" before the final hour. From there, we flashed eight-odd years into the future, as noted by Stevie's impending Bar Mitzvah. The finale featured several fun, but too-brief cameos from former cast members who breezed in and out as we stumbled toward the main question we hoped this finale might answer: Has Nancy (Mary-Louise Parker) learned from her mistakes? And if so, where does she go from here?
Read on to find out where Nancy — and everyone else — ended up:
Just after the Oscar nominations were read on Tuesday morning, Albert Brooks tweeted: "And to the Academy: "You don't like me. You really don't like me." The Drive star seemed to be a near-lock for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination, but his name wound up on the wrong side of the shortlist. "I got ROBBED. I don't mean the Oscars, I mean literally. My pants and shoes have been stolen," he continued to quip on Twitter. But Brooks' omission wasn't the only big shocker. Here are our top surprises and snubs:
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The Botwins have been on the run from Esteban all season, but we haven't seen much of the Mexican drug lord Nancy (Mary-Louise Parker) took as her third husband.
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That changes Monday. Just as the Botwins are preparing to high-tail it for Copenhagen, Esteban (Demian Bichir) and Guillermo (Guillermo Diaz) showed up. "It's the end of a journey," Weeds creator-executive producer Jenji Kohan tells TVGuide.com.
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Weeds Nancy Botwin Mary-Louise Parker has been through a lot since her husband passed away from having guns pointed at her to burning down her own home and fleeing town as a single mom On Mondays episode however shell finally meet a man to match her wits work and passion Her new fiery love interest Esteban Reyes is the Tijuana mayor and played by Mexican superstar Demian Bichir While fairly new to US-specific audiences Bichirs stint on Weeds and upcoming film projects including several for Steven Soderbergh should place him firmly on the American mapIn the meantime the actor spoke to TVGuidecom about how he came to join Weeds what we can expect from the Mayor and just how hot the passion will get between him and Nancy Plus Bichir dishes on the Mexican MTV Movie Awards category that specifically honors his prolific family of actors Anna DimondTVGuidecom As a veteran of Mexican cinema how did you happen upon WeedsDemian Bichir Growing up in Mexi