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Providence Season 1 Episodes

17 Episodes 1999 - 1999

Episode 1

Pilot Episode

Fri, Jan 8, 1999 60 mins

L.A. doc Sydney Hansen (Melina Kanakaredes) returns to her family's Rhode Island home after tragedy strikes. Jim: Mike Farrell. Linda: Concetta Tomei. Joanie: Paula Cale. Robbie: Seth Peterson. Helen: Leslie Silva. Kyle: Tom Verica.

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Episode 2

Home Again

Fri, Jan 15, 1999 60 mins

Sydney helps a woman with a bad home life; Joanie names her baby; Kyle reenters Syd's life. Ann Dowd. Helen: Leslie Silva. Zoe: Mika Borrem. Joanie: Paula Cale. Jim: Mike Farrell. Kyle: Tom Verica.

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Episode 3

All Good Dogs Go to Heaven

Fri, Jan 22, 1999 60 mins

A dying dog triggers Jim's grief over Lynda's death; Syd races to save a teen (Renee Humphrey) whose diagnosis is grave; Joanie gets into a lather after meeting Syd's soap-star patient. Bruce Thomas. Kyle: Tom Verica.

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Episode 4


Fri, Jan 29, 1999 60 mins

Syd helps Joanie's friend, whose health is as bad as her reputation; Jim (Mike Farrell) and Robbie bust a sick chimp out of the zoo. Howie Mandel has a cameo. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes. Darla: Alanna Ubach. Robbie: Seth Peterson.

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Episode 5

Runaway Sydney

Fri, Feb 5, 1999 60 mins

Trouble at home and the clinic causes Syd to pack her bags for a return to L.A; Jim (Mike Farrell) faces a clingy client. Mrs. Blake: Cristine Rose. Anika: Maragret Welsh. Helen: Leslie Silva. Kosowsky: Bradford Tatum.

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Episode 6

Tying the Not

Fri, Feb 12, 1999 60 mins

Syd's thrilled when Joanie announces she's marrying Richie (Eric Bruskotter), but Lynda plants doubts in Syd's mind about whether or not the pair really love each other. Amerigo: Tom La Grua. Elden: Ross Bagley. Jim: Mike Farrell. Robbie: Seth Peterson. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes.

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Episode 7

If Memory Serves

Fri, Feb 19, 1999 60 mins

Syd's memories confirm her fears about Jim's mystery lady (Michelle Phillips); Robbie jumps through hoops for his new lady. Robbie: Seth Peterson. Dani: Lori Rom. Lillian: Beth Grant. Jim: Mike Farrell. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes.

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Episode 8

Blind Faith

Fri, Feb 26, 1999 60 mins

Syd's hospital job is jeopardized by a surly surgeon (Joe Flanigan)---and a blind date who gets struck by lightning; a seeing-eye dog (voice of Jay Leno) opens up to a flu-ridden Jim. Victoria Tennant, Lori Rom. Hildy: Bette Ford.

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Episode 9

Taste of Providence

Fri, Mar 12, 1999 60 mins

Syd helps a stripper (Nikita Ager) leave the business, drawing fire from Dr. Marcus and the dancer's angry lover; Joanie makes a splash at a cooking contest; Robbie gets involved with a bookie. Joe Flanigan, Lori Rom, Bette Ford.

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Episode 10

You Bet Your Life

Fri, Mar 19, 1999 60 mins

A dying benefactor (Henry Gibson) makes Syd an indecent proposal to fund the clinic; Joanie gets a hot offer in cooking class; and Dani sees the full extent of Robbie's gambling. Michael Reilly Burke, Jay Acovone, Lori Rom.

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Episode 11

Pig in Providence

Fri, Apr 2, 1999 60 mins

Syd's romance with David (Joe Flanigan) takes a turn for the worse when he develops symptoms of infidelity; Robbie gets the bad end of the deal when Jim helps him out of debt. Brady: Michael Reilly Burke. Hildy: Bette Ford.

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Episode 12

St. Syd

Fri, Apr 9, 1999 60 mins

Syd tries to help Lilly (Nicki Aycox) face life with her new foster family; Joanie and Brady get a far-reaching offer from a foreign investor; and Robbie uses one of Jim's patients to score some cash. Michael Reilly Burke, Paula Cale.

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Episode 13

Family Tree

Fri, Apr 23, 1999 60 mins

Syd takes in a newly homeless Lilly (Nicki Aycox); Joanie and Brady get closer to romance; Robbie helps them plan a chowder-tasting party at the bar. Alex: Robert Cicchini. Willa: Maxine Stuart. O'Neill: Beau Starr.

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Episode 14

Good Fellows

Fri, Apr 30, 1999 60 mins

Syd meets a nice fella whose father is a rumored mobster; a track star might be using performance enhancers. Paul: David Lee Smith. Ratigliato: John Capodice. Lilly: Nicki Aycox. Thomas: Brian Poth. Coach: Michael Milhoan. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes. Joanie: Paula Cale.

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Episode 15

Two to Tango

Fri, May 7, 1999 60 mins

Syd resists Paul's romantic overtures; Joanie and Brady prepare to open the pet diner; a patient is a victim of insecticide poisoning. Paul: David Lee Smith. Dan: Tim Ransom. Gina: Laura Harrington. Jeff: Paul O'Brien. Brady: Michael Reilly Burke. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes.

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Episode 16

Guys and Dolls

Fri, May 14, 1999 60 mins

Syd is informed that Paul (David Lee Smith) is under investigation for his alleged mob ties; a teen patient appears to have a hidden agenda. Jackie: Bug Hall. Melinda: Lauren Sinclair. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes. Joanie: Paula Cale.

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Episode 17

Heaven Can Wait

Fri, May 21, 1999 60 mins

Temptation arrives for Lilly (Nicki Aycox) in the form of a wild young man from her troubled past; Kyle (Tom Verica) returns to see Syd---for medical reasons. Kit: Carmine D. Giovinazzo. Syd: Melina Kanakaredes.

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