The West Wing (1999–2006)
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TV-14 | | Drama | Episode aired 7 May 2003
The assassination of Shareef threatens to become public, the president speaks at Zoe's graduation, and the unthinkable happens.

Director:

Alex Graves

Writers:

Aaron Sorkin (created by), Aaron Sorkin | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Stockard Channing ... Abbey Bartlet
Dulé Hill ... Charlie Young
Allison Janney ... C.J. Cregg
Joshua Malina ... Will Bailey
Janel Moloney ... Donna Moss
Richard Schiff ... Toby Ziegler
John Spencer ... Leo McGarry
Bradley Whitford ... Josh Lyman
Martin Sheen ... President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet
Mary-Louise Parker ... Amy Gardner
Timothy Busfield ... Danny Concannon
John Amos ... Percy Fitzwallace
Taye Diggs ... Secret Service Agent Wesley
Anna Deavere Smith ... Nancy McNally
Kathleen York ... Andrea Wyatt
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Storyline

The assassination of Shareef threatens to become public, the president speaks at Zoe's graduation, and the unthinkable happens.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 May 2003 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

"Previously on the West Wing" spoken by C.J. (Allison Janney). See more »

Goofs

The presidential oath is not taken by the Vice President upon the 25th Amendment's incapacity provision being invoked. An Acting President is not the same as President. The former merely exercises the powers and duties of the President, without actually holding the office of President. See more »

Quotes

President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet: Look at you! There is no way you have three adult children.
Abbey Bartlet: You like the suit.
President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet: I do, but the neck... eh, it seems empty to me. Attention should be drawn to it.
President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet: [whips out a jewelery box]
Abbey Bartlet: Ohhhh...
President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet: Nice job with the, you know, raising of the kid.
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Crazy Credits

Typically West Wing episodes end with the "created by" credits using white lettering on black background. This episode, and the following episode's opening credits have black lettering on white background. See more »

Soundtracks

Water Suite No.1 in F Major, HWV 348: III
Written by George Frideric Handel
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