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  • Episode: 

    14 of 22

  • Title: 

    Leather Cribs and a Medieval Rack
  • Transmission: 

    Mon 24 Mar 2014
  • Time: 

    9.00pm - 9.30pm
  • Week: 

    Week 13 2014 : Sat 22 Mar - Fri 28 Mar
  • Channel: 

    ITV2
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Episode 14: Leather Cribs and a Medieval Rack
 
Christy and Bonnie come clean about the secrets they've been keeping from each other.  Meanwhile, Violet and Luke discover they have different ideas about parenting.  
 
Series overview
 
In this comedy from executive producer Chuck Lorre (Two And A Half Men), Anna Faris stars as Christy, a waitress at a posh Napa Valley establishment who is four months clean and doing her best to be a good mom and overcome a history of questionable choices. Her sobriety is tested when her recovering alcoholic mom, Bonnie, played by Emmy winner Allison Janney, reappears chock-full of passive-aggressive insights into Christy's many mistakes. 
 
Bonnie joins Christy's already complicated circle of relationships: her handsome, married boss (and lover) Gabriel (series star Nate Corddry); the restaurant's hot-tempered chef, Rudy (series star French Stewart); her pretty, 16-going-on-25-year-old daughter, Violet (series star Sadie Calvano); her sweet but overly honest son, Roscoe (series star Blake Garrett Rosenthal); her irresponsible ex and Roscoe's father, Baxter (series star Matt Jones); and Violet's clueless boyfriend, Luke (series star Spencer Daniels). Christy tries to remain positive as she pursues her new path in life, but she faces an uphill battle, surrounded by a dubious support system and a copious amount of dysfunction.