Monk: Season 5, Episode 13

Mr. Monk Is on the Air (2 Feb. 2007)

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Monk and Natalie take on a very popular shock jock after his sister-in-law suspects that the jock is responsible for killing his wife. But the jockey has an airtight alibi.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Max Hudson
Little Willie Karelli
JJ the Joke Machine (as Kevin Farley)
Kimberly Dennaman
Carl J. Johnson ...
Young Fan
Sam Gregory ...


When popular radio shock jock Max Hudson's wife Jeanette dies from carbon monoxide poisoning during a nap, it is dismissed as an accident. But Jeanette's sister believes she was murdered, and turns to Monk for help. Monk and Natalie agree with the sister that Max killed Jeanette, but there's a problem: Max was live on the air doing his show when she died. Written by dmcreif

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The guest star, Steven Weber, played Brian Michael Hackett on the 1990's show "Wings," which Tony Shaloub was also on. He was the co-owner of the Cape Cod airport and brother of Joe Hackett, played by Tim Daly, who was also a guest star in "Monk." See more »


After the security guard and gas man enter the house, the gas man shuts the front door behind them. A real gas man would leave the door open to provide ventilation. See more »


Natalie Teeger: I don't like that guy either. He's such a bully. Have you ever heard his show?
Adrian Monk: What station is he on?
Natalie Teeger: 99.9.
Adrian Monk: Ah, so close.
Natalie Teeger: I just don't see how he could have done it. Have you seen this? So when Jeanette died, Max was on the air doing a live show, and the night before he was at a party in Los Angeles. He hasn't been home in two days.
Adrian Monk: I promised her sister I'd look into it. I had to; she was using up all my Kleenex.
[They meet Linda Riggs at the front door]
Linda Riggs: I don't think he's home.
Adrian Monk: Did you tell ...
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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