The Return of Jezebel... Episodes

2008, TV Show

The Return of Jezebel James Season 1 episodes

Needles and Schlag Season 1, Episode 3

Sarah tries to sign a 15-year-old author, a quest she'll go to great lengths to fulfill. Meanwhile, Sarah goes with Coco on her first visit to the gynecologist in some time and learns what's been troubling her sister. Talia Tompkins: Dianne Wiest. Paget: Renee Elise Goldsberry. read more

Frankenstein Baby Season 1, Episode 2

Mom (Dianne Wiest) and dad (Ron McLarty) visit Sarah and Coco. read more

"Pilot Episode" and "Frankenstein Baby" Season 1, Episode 1

The Return of Jezebel James has one of most unique stories ever created for the small screen. Independent movie star Parker Posey portrays Sarah Tompkins, an editor for a prominent book publisher that distributes the Jezebel James series of novels. She has a strictly sexual relationship with Marcus, seemingly afraid of anything personal due to the aftermath of a rough divorce. As she was gazing at her co-worker's daughter, Sarah decides that her path to happiness will occur with motherhood. She soon discovers that she has a rare disease that makes her possibilities of conception impossible. So Sarah seeks out her estranged sister, Coco, hoping that she will carry her child for her. After a lengthy argument, the obstinate Coco agrees to carry Sarah's baby!I requested the assignment of writing for The Return of Jezebel James because of how much I respect the creator of the show, Amy Sherman-Palladino. Her masterpiece, Gilmore Girls, was a truly innovative show with its characters so... read more

Paragraph Two, Section Three Season 1, Episode 7

Sarah and Coco bicker over details of the surrogacy contract, and Sarah's "no-strings" boyfriend Marcus freaks out when she tells him about the surrogacy. Meanwhile, Coco asks Sarah for a check for $750, but won't say why she needs it. read more

Sarah Takes a Bullet Season 1, Episode 6

Sarah talks Coco into visiting their parents with her by promising to defend Coco from their criticism. When mom and dad pounce on Coco as usual, the only way Sarah can help is by ruining her own perfect image in their parent's eyes. Talia Tompkins: Dianne Wiest. read more

I'm With Blank Season 1, Episode 5

Sarah throws a party celebrating a new book by one of her best-selling authors, but his reading at the gathering reveals unhappy news about a favorite character. Meanwhile, an old friend of Coco's arrives expecting a hookup, but Coco has another idea. Garson Leeds: Wallace Shawn. read more

Return of Crazy Jackal Shillelagh Lady Season 1, Episode 4

Coco tires of Talia's unexpected visits and decides to get out of the loft and get a job. She lines up a gig walking a neighbor's dog, but loses it when Sarah reports the neighbor to the co-op board because animals are not allowed in the building. Feeling guilty, Sarah visits Marcus and winds up accidentally spending the night, breaking one of their rules. read more

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Premiered: March 08, 2008
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Premise: Sarah, a single children's book editor, reconnects with her slacker sister, Coco, in this comedy. Created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino.


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