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The Cleaner Season 2 Episodes

Season 2 Episode Guide

13 Episodes 2009 - 2009

Episode 1

Hello America

Tue, Jun 23, 2009 60 mins

In the second-season opener, the team helps a national-news anchor (Gary Cole) who claims to have been clean for years and is now a spokesperson for recovery, which makes the situation delicate and calls for discrete action. Whoopi Goldberg guest stars.

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Episode 2

Last American Casualty

Tue, Jun 30, 2009 60 mins

William's father-and-son weekend with Ben is interrupted by two calls for help, both for men who are alcoholics, one of whom is abusive to his teenage son. Joe Don Baker.

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Episode 3

The Projectionist

Tue, Jul 7, 2009 60 mins

A mother asks William to help her daughter, who's pregnant, addicted to crack and is being forced by her father into marriage. Meanwhile, William tries to figure out how to celebrate Ben's birthday.

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Episode 4

Does Everybody Have a Drink?

Tue, Jul 14, 2009 60 mins

A talent manager asks William to help his drug-addicted client, and William discovers that the star's parents are also in need of an intervention. Shirley Jones guest stars.

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Episode 5

Split Ends

Tue, Jul 21, 2009 60 mins

Identical twin sisters with little else in common learn that their roads to recovery may be connected. Meanwhile, William's addict friend puts a strain on their relationship with out-of-control behavior.

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Episode 6

The Things We Didn't Plan

Tue, Jul 28, 2009 60 mins

William is hired to help a drug-addicted cop, and he's fearful that the man might use his weapon during the intervention. Meanwhile, Akani helps a homeless woman and her dog find shelter; and Swenton comes to the aid of an alcoholic father and his daughter.

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Episode 7

An Ordinary Man

Tue, Aug 4, 2009 60 mins

William attempts to help a surgeon who is abusing drugs and the doctor's girlfriend, a nurse, who is desperate to marry him so her son will have a father.

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Episode 8

The Turtle and the Butterfly

Tue, Aug 11, 2009 60 mins

A woman asks William to get her drug-addicted son released from an Inland Empire jail, and Swenton is successful, but the trip back to Los Angeles is complicated by the young man's unwillingness to change his life, and a chance encounter with a 13-year old drug runner for a powerful dealer.

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Episode 9

Path of Least Resistance

Tue, Aug 18, 2009 60 mins

A self-help guru whose second book is about to be released asks for William's help when her drug-addicted son disappears. William and the team find the young man and realize he also suffers from gender dysphoria.

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Episode 10


Tue, Aug 25, 2009 60 mins

William suspects that the star ballerina in a show in which his daughter is performing has a drug addiction.

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Episode 11

Standing Eight

Tue, Sep 1, 2009 60 mins

William helps a boxer who's an alcoholic, and the team realizes the man's wife also has an addiction, but the boxer threatens William, telling him to stay away from his wife.

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Episode 12

Crossing the Threshold

Tue, Sep 8, 2009 60 mins

A former client who's now an undercover FBI narc asks William to help his drug-addicted girlfriend who is also the daughter of a Mexican drug dealer, and the dealer threatens William's family.

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Episode 13

Trick Candles

Tue, Sep 15, 2009 60 mins

In the series finale, William helps a friend (Richard Lewis) whose addictions could cost him his family. Meanwhile, PK plans a surprise party for William to celebrate his seven years of sobriety. Annabelle Gurwitch, Gary Cole, Steve Landesberg.

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