Provider: Eastern (ET) Change
Monk and Sharona investigate after Sharona's sister, an actress, stabs a fellow actor during a play with what she thought was a retractable knife. In fact, the prop turns out to be all too real and the actor ends up dead. While attempting to nab the real k (more…)
The arrogant proprietor (Gary Cole) of a failing skin magazine tries to force Monk to abandon his investigation of a publisher's murder by threatening to expose Sharona's past. Danny Bonaduce appears as himself. Bethany: Jennifer Lyons. Noelle: Lisa Thornh (more…)
Disher's suspicions about his mother's new husband inspire Monk and Sharona to pose as a couple to uncover why the newlyweds are honeymooning at a marriage-therapy clinic. Maria: Susan Kellerman. Dalton: Nestor Carbonell. Skinner: William Sanderson. Dr. Wa (more…)
Sharona leaves Monk in the care of an abrasive nurse after repeated encounters with an eeire blood-soaked man cause her to question her sanity. Concerned for Sharona---and fed up with her substitute---Monk tries to unravel the mystery behind his friend's t (more…)
The suspicious death of a model employee at a suburban retail store reunites Monk with his ex-partner (Enrico Colantoni), a disgraced cop who works as the store's security chief. Jennie: Alanna Ubach. Mr. Donovan: Patrick Thomas O'Brien. Ronnie: Kyle Davis (more…)
Monk's mood stabilizes but his detective work suffers as a result of medication prescribed for his obsessive-compulsive disorder, which he begins taking after allowing a suspect to escape Stottlemeyer. Trudy: Melora Hardin. Lester Highsmith: Ken Marino. Sc (more…)
While screening applicants to fill Sharona's position, Monk meets Natalie Teeger (Traylor Howard), a thirtysomething widow and mother who hires him to investigate a break-in at her house, where she lives with daughter, Julie (Emmy Clarke).
Monk investigates the brutal murder of a late kung-fu star's biographer (Harry Groener), whose scandalous book has left the icon's fans kicking and screaming; Natalie wages a battle of attrition to force Monk to pay her expenses. Master Z: Mako.
Monk, Natalie and Julie become snarled in a traffic jam after an environmentalist winds up on a deadly collision course with a gangster. Garrett: Larry Miller. Steve: Matt Champagne. Galardi: Jay Acovone. Sgt. Parnell: Steven Williams.
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: July 12, 2002
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: An ex-cop suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder solves crimes with various (and usually exasperated) sidekicks in tow in this first-rate mystery with a breakout Emmy-winning star in Tony Shalhoub. The 'defective detective' may have an abundance of p… (more)