Ugly Betty: Season 1, Episode 16

Derailed (15 Feb. 2007)

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Daniel reconnects with New York City's top lawyer Grace Chin, which he once stood up for a date in college. Betty befriends Charlie, an out-of-towner she meets at the Mode cafeteria but later discovers to be Henry's girlfriend.



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Episode credited cast:
Walter (credit only)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jared Bell ...


Daniel's father tells him the only lawyer who can save him from the murder charge his crazy wife actually confessed is now blossomed Grace 'the' Chin, who is most vindictive because Daniel ignored her and other unattractive girls at college, calling for humble pie- and romance as cherry on the cake? Alexis accompanies Wilhemine to the Metropolitan Opera, but when they must wait in a bar because of a snow storm gets the hots for a certain Joel, who is more observant then (s)he expected... Hilda barely got philistine Santos to accompany her and eager melomane son Justin to a musical, but they get stuck in the subway so Justin... Christy gets a call to design an Oscar dress for Sara Jessica Parker, overnight... Written by KGF Vissers

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We see Betty asleep in her bed at the start of the episode, and on the bedside table we see the first "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" book. America Ferrera starred as Carmen in the film adaption of this book. See more »


[Alexis just gave Joel her number]
Joel: [to his friends] GOT IT!
[Joel's friends start cheering]
Alexis Meade: I don't understand. What's going on?
Joel: Me and my friends had a bet that I could get your number. You know I haven't been living in a cave, DUDE! I know exactly who you are, and by the way, I don't date FREAKS! Unless I get paid.
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References Project Runway (2004) See more »


by Rick James
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