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Malcolm in the Middle

Ida's Boyfriend (Season 5, Episode 11)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 22 min | Comedy, Family

Grandma Ida makes another conjugal visit at the Wilkerson house. This time she isn't alone as she walks in with her beau, Mr. Li a wealthy, widowed Chinese man whom she met at a cruise. Hal and the boys see this as an opportunity to get ...See moreGrandma Ida makes another conjugal visit at the Wilkerson house. This time she isn't alone as she walks in with her beau, Mr. Li a wealthy, widowed Chinese man whom she met at a cruise. Hal and the boys see this as an opportunity to get Ida off their backs once and for all. But Lois thinks that her mother is up to no good as usual. Meanwhile, Malcolm has just got his tongue pierced, but it gets infected right away so he can't say any words that involves an "s" in them. On the day of his grandmother's wedding, he confirms his mother's suspicions when he finds anti-depressant pills in Ida's bag. Written by Anonymous See less
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Director
Writers
Linwood Boomer (created by) | Neil Thompson | Andy Bobrow (staff writer)
Producer
James Simons (as Jimmy Simons)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 8, 2004

Release date
Feb 8, 2004 (United States)

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Christopher Masterson
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Frankie Muniz
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Kenneth Mars
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James Hong
Mr. Li Mr. Li   See fewer
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Phillip Phillip   See fewer
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Dan O'Connor
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Jim Grollman
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David William James Elliott
Nick Smith (uncredited) Nick Smith (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scott L. Treger
Man In Black (uncredited) Man In Black (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.9 / 10 | 327 votes