Season 4, Episode 6 November 1, 2009 Season 4, Episode 6 November 1, 2009 A surprise visit boosts Kitty's spirits during her chemotherapy treatments; Sarah mulls telling her kids about Luc; Ryan and Rebecca help Holly with an important business move; Kevin and Scotty come to an agreement in their desire to start a family. Kitty tells her that she's not running. And what good has all this worrying done? Scotty, not surprisingly, is trying to be easier on her. Meanwhile, Saul confesses that his irritable disposition is a result of a recent realization that he has become too old to achieve his goals. Family is everything to the Walkers. Kitty lets it slip to a friend that she may want to enter a California congressional race.
Season 4, Episode 9 November 29, 2009 Season 4, Episode 9 November 29, 2009 Nora's new romance stirs concern and envy in Sarah in light of her own love life's ups and downs; Rebecca and Justin's secrets from each other could have a detrimental effect on their wedding plans; Holly's financial problems worsen. I deserve to be happy. As adults the same rules apply but it gets a lot more complicated when they've all grown into very different people. . It aired, for its entire run, in a Sunday night timeslot after Desperate Housewives. Um, she's not happy about that at all. At the head of the clan is Nora, the strong matriarch who taps into strength she never knew she had and discovers new ways to bring everyone together as a family.
When she does, Robert is supportive - of her running for his newly vacated seat! Cowritten by Cliff Olin and directed by his father, executive producer Ken Olin. Elsewhere, Sarah tells Roy that part of the reason she blew up at him was that he touched a nerve in her. Season 4, Episode 24 May 16, 2010 Season 4, Episode 24 May 16, 2010 Ojai Foods lay in ruins in the fourth-season finale, but a glimmer of hope emerges in an obscure investment made by William Walker years ago. The cast included a collection of award-winning actors, including Sally Field, Rachel Griffiths, Calista Flockhart, Rob Lowe, and Patricia Wettig. Back at Sarah's house, Kevin continues butting heads with Michelle over sticking to her bed rest.
He decides she has to go somewhere else. Meanwhile, Kevin and Scotty await the outcome of their first try at surrogacy, and Kitty and Robert are once again at an impasse over politics when Kitty's friend, Buffy, steps in where she doesn't belong. Season 4, Episode 5 October 25, 2009 Season 4, Episode 5 October 25, 2009 Sarah's new beau, a French artist named Luc Gilles Marini , makes an instant impression on the Walkers; Robert does his best to take Kitty's mind off her illness; Kevin and Scotty's debate over starting a family takes an interesting turn. The family splits on the issue, but, interestingly, not along their usual party lines. Kitty: You are gonna have to embrace your inner princess. Meanwhile, Robert's new line of work could have adverse effects on his health and his family's safety; and Justin and Rebecca mull an extreme solution to their marital problems. He ends up showing up anyway and the whole family decides to show up at the same time.
For the first time since her divorce, Sarah has a new romantic interest who understands her all too well. They all lead very different lives and may seem dysfunctional, but at the root of it, they are always there for each other, whether it's a family tragedy or personal triumph. Michelle is back as Kevin and Scotty's surrogate,. He wants out of politics. Kevin finds out Michelle has a boyfriend and he runs up to talk with her.
They get into an argument about it in front of the other parents and it's clear the subject isn't closed. Kitty: You are gonna have to get one. Full Show Summary As kids, brothers and sisters share many laughs, work through many arguments and form many bonds. Sarah tells the family about her disagreement with Roy over searching students. The adult children of William Walker, along with their respective families, have gathered to celebrate a birthday. He's annoyed by Sarah and Nora's meddling.
Meanwhile, Justin faces a tough row to hoe in his first anatomy class, and ponders how to keep up with a much younger classmate. Season 4, Episode 1 September 27, 2009 Season 4, Episode 1 September 27, 2009 In the fourth-season premiere, Nora and Holly become reluctant partners in planning an engagement party for Rebecca and Justin. When Scotty drops her at home, he finds out that she has a gas leak in her apartment. Turns out Michelle's boyfriend is totally supportive and Kevin sees he needs to lighten up. Kitty tells her friend that it was wrong that she spread the rumors about her running for office. Season 4, Episode 17 March 14, 2010 Season 4, Episode 17 March 14, 2010 The success of Kitty's campaign results in a wave of media attention, which could have unintended consequences for Luc's immigration status. Season 4, Episode 2 October 4, 2009 Season 4, Episode 2 October 4, 2009 Robert wonders how news of his heart attack will be treated should it be leaked to the press; Kevin and Scotty begin to discuss the prospect of becoming parents; Kitty worries how her secret will affect her family and her marriage.
I thought surely this will stop when they get older but no. Sally Field received both a Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance throughout the series. Season 4, Episode 4 October 18, 2009 Season 4, Episode 4 October 18, 2009 Sarah returns from France and tries to keep Kitty's mind off her health problems with stories of her dalliance with an artist Gilles Marini. Robert's team, including Kevin, is trying to urge him to have a fundraiser. It gets better when Roy discloses that he's republican.