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The West Wing

Ellie (Season 2, Episode 15)
TV-14
TV Episode | 42 min | Drama

The surgeon general makes some controversial comments about marijuana, leading to an attack by family values groups and an unsolicited comment by Bartlet's middle daughter, Ellie, to Danny Concannon that her father wouldn't fire the s.g. ...See moreThe surgeon general makes some controversial comments about marijuana, leading to an attack by family values groups and an unsolicited comment by Bartlet's middle daughter, Ellie, to Danny Concannon that her father wouldn't fire the s.g. The president summons Ellie from med school in Baltimore to the W.H., and we learn that she, unlike her parents and sisters, is shy and reticent, and has always felt like the family outcast in Jed's eyes. Elsewhere, Sam gives a visiting movie producer a verbal lynching for publicly calling the president a coward after Charlie turns down a W.H. screening of his salacious new film. Written by meebly See less
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Writers
Aaron Sorkin (created by) (teleplay by) | Kevin Falls (story by) | Laura Glasser (story by)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Feb 21, 2001

Release date
Feb 21, 2001 (United States)

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Rob Lowe
Sam Seaborn Sam Seaborn   See fewer
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Dulé Hill
Charlie Young Charlie Young   See fewer
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Allison Janney
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Janel Moloney
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Richard Schiff
Toby Ziegler Toby Ziegler   See fewer
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John Spencer
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Bradley Whitford
Josh Lyman Josh Lyman   See fewer
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Martin Sheen
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Mary Kay Place
Surgeon General Millicent Griffith Surgeon General Millicent Griffith   See fewer
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Kathleen York
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Nina Siemaszko
Ellie Bartlet Ellie Bartlet   See fewer
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Robert Knepper
Morgan Ross Morgan Ross   See fewer
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Kathryn Joosten
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Ned Schmidtke
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Melissa Fitzgerald
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Kris Murphy
Katie Witt Katie Witt   See fewer
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Greg Baker
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8.2 / 10 | 523 votes