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Dawson's Creek

A Family Way (Season 4, Episode 5)
TV-14
TV Episode | 43 min | Drama, Romance

Gail drops a bomb on Mitch and Dawson, saying that she might be pregnant, but she is conflicted whether or not to keep her baby. As a result, Dawson seeks solace with his growing hobby of photography and confiding in Gretchen about his ...See moreGail drops a bomb on Mitch and Dawson, saying that she might be pregnant, but she is conflicted whether or not to keep her baby. As a result, Dawson seeks solace with his growing hobby of photography and confiding in Gretchen about his troubles. Meanwhile, Joey seeks advice from Jen because she has the feeling sexual intimacy with Pacey is approaching. Jen tells her to go to the clinic as prevention. Bessie finds out and berates Joey about the risks of sex. Also, Jack and Andie are coaching a little league of soccer kids, and he soon lands in an awkward situation when a teammate's older sister starts to flirt with him. He feels pressured to tell her that he's gay, but he soon regrets it when most of the parents turn out to be homophobic. Written by Speechless See less
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Showrunner
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Daniel A. Valverde (as Daniel Valverde)
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Updated Nov 1, 2000

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Nov 1, 2000 (United States)
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17 cast members
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James Van Der Beek
Dawson Leery Dawson Leery   See fewer
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Katie Holmes
Joey Potter Joey Potter   See fewer
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Michelle Williams
Jen Lindley Jen Lindley   See fewer
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Joshua Jackson
Pacey Witter Pacey Witter   See fewer
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Kerr Smith
Jack McPhee Jack McPhee   See fewer
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Meredith Monroe
Andie McPhee Andie McPhee   See fewer
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Mary-Margaret Humes
Gail Leery Gail Leery   See fewer
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John Wesley Shipp
Mitch Leery Mitch Leery   See fewer
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Mary Beth Peil
Evelyn 'Grams' Ryan (credit only) Evelyn 'Grams' Ryan (credit only)   See fewer
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Nina Repeta
Bessie Potter Bessie Potter   See fewer
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Sasha Alexander
Gretchen Witter Gretchen Witter   See fewer
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Obi Ndefo
Bodie Wells Bodie Wells   See fewer
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Harve Presnell
Arthur Brooks Arthur Brooks   See fewer
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Carly Schroeder
Molly Sey Molly Sey   See fewer
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Bridgett Newton
Caroline Sey Caroline Sey   See fewer
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Counselor Counselor   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 183 votes