The ex-wife of a famous TV star, Brad Terry (Billy Burke), is murdered while Terry is talking to paparazzi outside the ex-wife's house. Meanwhile this same star manages to butter up all of Monk's friends and associates by giving them the VIP treatment on his TV show. However, Monk is not convinced that a crazed fan Marcy (Sarah Silverman) who confessed to the crime is guilty and must not only find out the truth, but also combat the influence and manipulation that this famous person has skillfully placed on his friends and colleagues. Written by
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The character of Marci Maven was named after a member of the USA Monk forum Monster Monk Maven. See more
While arresting the murderer the captain repeats the advice he had given on the show about "roughing up" the bad guy and he and Randy and Monk each in turn gives the guy a little shove. However this would be out of character for Monk to touch another person given his phobia about germs. See more
I think You enjoy stabbing and shooting me.
No I don't enjoy it... But it's my job.