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8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter s01e18 - Drummer Boy: Part 2 Episode Script. SS is dedicated to The Simpsons and host to thousands of free. Paul Hennessy had grown accustomed to his wife Cate taking care of their son and two daughters. When Cate decides to return to work, Paul takes a job as a. Watch full episodes of 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter and get the latest breaking news, exclusive videos and pictures, episode recaps and.
He often sneaks away to smoke tobacco.
He is divorced, having formerly resided in Florida before moving into Cate's basement, and often used to try to beat C. He takes pride in C. Barnes, portrayed by David Spade —is Cate's nephew.
He was once in the Army and claims to have studied aerial photography during the Gulf Warand to have received a Purple Heart in combat, which is in complete contrast with his generally childish attitude.
He is a teacher at the school and often pursues women, albeit unsuccessfully.
He reveals to them that he was ashamed that he did not live up to be the person Paul had once said he would be and avoided them because of that. He lives along with his grandfather, Jim, in the basement having previously lived in a van, which was burned by that same grandfather. He once dated Mrs. Krupp, his cousins' Kerry and Bridget math teacher, but he ended up cheating on her with his ex-girlfriend Cheryl.
He once revealed that his first initial stands for Corey, but Rory said that was untrue. He is often seen spending time with Rory when not with either Kerry or Bridget.
His father, Tommy, used to work with Paul. Ed Gibb, portrayed by Adam Arkinis the principal of the local high school. He and Cate knew each other in high school, and even dated. When discussing it, their account of their first romantic encounter varied, with either believing they had more self-control and admitting to the other that they liked the other as just friends. Despite this, they have had some very intimate moments.
Coach Scott, portrayed by Dan Corteseis a high-school coach on whom Bridget had a crush. He likes Cate, and Cate initially likes him, but then discovers Bridget's crush, which causes her to deny Scott's romantic advances towards her.
Jenna Sharpe, portrayed by Nikki Danielle Moore —is Paul's boss Nick's daughter, and one of Bridget's rivals, who later becomes her friend. She has a younger sister, Rachael Nicole Mansourwho is a friend of Kerry. Missy Kleinfeld, portrayed by Daniella Monet —is Rory's love interest in season two. She has a sister, Sissy Elena Lyonswho likes C.
Jeremy, portrayed by Jonathan Taylor Thomasis Bridget's tutor and eventual boyfriend. He is considered a nerd at school, and because of this, Bridget at first denies her interest in him by saying it was only because he was her tutor. He was a white boy who spoke like a black rapperoften resulting in confusion.
In "Cool Parent", he is shown to play lacrosse. Maggie shares the same sensitive, moody nature as Kerry. However, it appears from a conversation between Ed Gibb and Cate that Cate was the smarter one, as well as being more popular. Fred Doyle, portrayed by John Ratzenbergeris a persistent and over-friendly neighbor of the Hennessys, and husband of Mary Ellen portrayed originally by Shelley Long and then by Cindy Williams.
He is the father of Donald "Donny" Doyle, who has dated Bridget for some time. Fred was the head of the neighborhood watchand his family is revealed as religious when Bridget claims she is going over for Bible study in an episode in season two. Crupp, portrayed by Suzy Nakamurais a math teacher from school. Damian, portrayed by Paul Wesleyis Bridget's ex-boyfriend. He appeared in two episodes. Laura, portrayed by Suzanne Pleshetteis Cate's mother.
Ritter's death[ edit ] The first three episodes of the series' second season had been completed when Ritter experienced discomfort during a rehearsal on the afternoon of September 11, The three new episodes that Ritter completed were aired with Sagal introducing them. Subsequent episodes dealt with the family's reaction to his death and how they moved on from it.
The first four post-Ritter episodes were shot without a live audience with James Garner and Suzanne Pleshette guest-starring as Cate's strict parents and David Spade guest-starring as Cate's wayward nephew, C. Garner and Spade later received starring roles in order to fill the void left by Ritter for the remainder of the series' run. Third season and cancellation[ edit ] Before Ritter's death, 8 Simple Rules ranked 42nd in the Nielsen ratings.
After Ritter's death, it had slipped to 50th, but was renewed for a third season, in which ABC moved the series to Friday at 8: It's like lately we've got two Kerry Caring, talented, wonderful daughters.
Hey, Care Bear, didn't see you there.
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Uh, I'm going on the computer now. Trust me, I have a sister. Sisters lie and cover for each other when something's up. Usually has to do with boys. Your sister doesn't seem like the boy-crazy type.
You had to lie for her? Uh Yeah, for her. I'm gonna go on the computer now. Hey, Rory, it's Saturday. How 'bout a little father-son bonding at the slot car track?
If the ceiling were the floor, I'd be taller than the windows. So your sister isn't up yet? What aren't you telling us?
And remember, I have the power to declare family bowling night.
8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter s01e13 Episode Script | SS
Noisy bowling alley, used shoes What are you, about a four? Bridget's still depressed about her stupid drum teacher leaving, but she doesn't want anyone to know about it. She's hiding it well. Hey, upside down Bridget looks happy.
Oh, honey, look you just need to see that you're too young for him. He's only three or four years older than me. Are you part of the solution? Honey, I'm not gonna allow you to date a college guy. Honey, I think that you should call Amanda. Wasn't tonight the night that the girls were getting together? She was sneaking out to the concert with, you know, En-bay.
Well, I wanna talk to you over here, away from the kids.
8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter s01e13 Episode Script
That means I have to move. Kids, go over there. Honey, I think we should lift Bridget's punishment. I say, getting Bridget out of her room and back on her feet. OK, but I get to be "partners" next time. Hey, Bridget, you really should call Amanda. Her mom told me that everyone was gonna be there. OK, I'll think about it. Well, at least we tried. I'm glad you clued us in. You should feel good about yourself. Everyone's gonna be there? I got another e-mail from Ben. I'm getting tired of keeping your double life a secret.
Mom and Dad are this close to caving and letting me see Ben. I mean, come on, my new sad face? I was so good, I almost felt sad for me. You call that a sad face?
I invented the sad face.