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"Ugly Betty" East Side Story (2007)

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Ugly Betty: Season 1: Episode 23 -- Betty's romance with Henry heats up; Wilhelmina's power play moves forward; old ghosts create new problems for the Suarez family.


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Original Air Date:
17 May 2007 (Season 1, Episode 23)
The season-end cliffhanger: Justin is thrilled with the boy playing Tony in the school play falls mysteriously ill and he is promoted from understudy... See more » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

America Ferrera ... Betty Suarez

Eric Mabius ... Daniel Meade

Alan Dale ... Bradford Meade

Tony Plana ... Ignacio Suarez

Ana Ortiz ... Hilda Suarez

Ashley Jensen ... Christina McKinney

Becki Newton ... Amanda Tanen (also archive footage)

Mark Indelicato ... Justin Suarez

Michael Urie ... Marc St. James (also archive footage)

Kevin Sussman ... Walter (credit only)

Rebecca Romijn ... Alexis Meade

Vanessa Williams ... Wilhelmina Slater (also archive footage)

Christopher Gorham ... Henry Grubstick

Kevin Alejandro ... Santos

Dale Dickey ... Sugar Free Shirley

James DuMont ... Prison Driver

Juliette Goglia ... Hillary

Max Greenfield ... Nick Pepper

Jayma Mays ... Charlie

Lorraine Toussaint ... Yoga
Angélica Vale ... Angélica (as Angelica Vale)

Gina Gershon ... Fabia

Kristin Chenoweth ... Diane

Judith Light ... Claire Meade
Arap Bethke ... Antonio (credit only)

Corey Allen Kotler ... Officer (as Corey Kotler)
Kavi Raz ... Clerk
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Youlanda Davis ... Chartruse (credit only)

Noelle Messier ... Lorraine (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
James Hayman 
Writing credits
Silvio Horta (developer)

Silvio Horta  writer
Marco Pennette  writer

Produced by
Jeremy Beim .... associate producer
Oliver Goldstick .... co-executive producer
Salma Hayek .... executive producer
James Hayman .... executive producer
Richard Heus .... co-executive producer
Silvio Horta .... executive producer
Jon Kinnally .... co-executive producer
Sheila R. Lawrence .... co-executive producer (as Sheila Lawrence)
Cameron Litvack .... co-producer
Henry Alonso Myers .... supervising producer
Shawn Paper .... associate producer
Marco Pennette .... executive producer
Jack Philbrick .... co-producer
Tracy Poust .... co-executive producer
Benjamin Silverman .... executive producer (as Ben Silverman)
Gabrielle G. Stanton .... supervising producer (as Gabrielle Stanton)
Jose Tamez .... executive producer
Teri Weinberg .... co-executive producer
Harry Werksman .... supervising producer
Alice West .... co-executive producer
Original Music by
Jeff Beal 
Film Editing by
Sharon Silverman 
Art Direction by
Jim Wallis 
Costume Design by
Eduardo Castro 
Makeup Department
David Beneke .... dental prosthetics
Kate Best .... makeup artist: Vanessa Williams
Thea Samuels .... makeup artist
Mary Ann Valdes .... department head hair stylist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lon Takiguchi .... additional second assistant director
James Epstein .... second second assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
Robert Bernard .... graphic designer
Hunter Brown .... set dresser
Jamie Collelo .... property production assistant
Derrick Hinman .... buyer
Roger Lundeen .... set designer
Mike Lytle .... on-set painter
Scott Owen .... gang boss
Chikako Suzuki .... art coordinator
Sound Department
Devendra Damon Cleary .... utility sound technician
Jeff Gunn .... foley artist
Larry Hopkins .... layback sound mixer
Bob Newlan .... supervising sound editor
Elmo Ponsdomenech .... sound re-recording mixer
Shelley Roden .... foley artist
Laura Schmadel .... sound recordist
James Thornton .... production sound mixer
Mary Jo Devenney .... additional unit sound mixer (uncredited)
Visual Effects by
Diego Galtieri .... digital compositor
Ragui Hanna .... digital compositor
Sam Nicholson .... supervising visual effects producer
Megan Omi .... digital compositor
Tony Pirzadeh .... visual effects producer
Brent Fletcher .... stunt driver
Kimberly Shannon Murphy .... stunt performer
Camera and Electrical Department
Noah Behar .... grip
Dan Brodhead .... grip
Demeon Carter .... grip
Thomas Enright .... rigging electrician (2006-2008)
Tomoka Izumi .... second assistant camera
Koji Kojima .... film loader
Ben Krout .... key rigging grip
Rick Maddux .... assistant chief lighting technician
Thomas McGough .... electrician
Michael Mull .... grip
Jeff Noble .... rigging gaffer
Charles Papert .... Steadicam operator: second unit
Charles Papert .... camera operator: second unit
Patrick Shelby .... rigging grip
Robert Stenger .... assistant camera
Nick Zeigler .... electrician
Gene Abel Soto .... grip (uncredited)
Casting Department
Nick Anderson .... casting associate
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Donna Casey .... costumer
Suzanne Flores .... costumer
Amy Lin .... set costumer
Editorial Department
Brian Sherwin .... post-production coordinator
Mark Wilkins .... final colorist
Joshua Dinner .... post-production assistant (uncredited)
Todd Kleparski .... post-production coordinator: video (uncredited)
Music Department
Joe Deveau .... music editor
Transportation Department
Dan Henley .... transportation coordinator
Jon Petersen .... transportation co-captain
Sam Cosio .... driver (uncredited)
Other crew
Barry L. Caldwell .... script supervisor
James R. Dunham .... production assistant
Ryan Growney .... assistant: Richard Heus
Brandice Lawson .... set production assistant
Jordan Macadangdang .... assistant production coordinator
John Radcliff .... add'l set production assistant
Ryan Robertson .... main title producer
Dailyn Rodriguez .... story editor
Yolanda Santosa .... title designer
Garson Yu .... title designer
Grace Bustos .... stand-in (uncredited)
Elida Cerda .... set medic (uncredited)
Al Cerullo .... helicopter pilot (uncredited)
Vanessa Gibson .... construction accountant (uncredited)
Lester G. Reynolds .... stand-in (uncredited)
Mark A. Soo Hoo .... first assistant accountant (uncredited)

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Fernando Gaitán  creator: Betty La Fea
Silvio Horta  developer

Produced by
Mark A. Baker .... line producer
Fernando Gaitán .... executive producer
Visual Effects by
Frank Lawas .... visual effects I/O supervisor
Victor Scalise .... visual effects supervisor
Mark Spatny .... supervising visual effects producer
Camera and Electrical Department
Karen Neal .... still photographer
Other crew
Jaime Fischer .... publicist
Jim Gaston .... production executive
Elizabeth Hannah .... production assistant
Production CompaniesDistributorsSpecial EffectsOther Companies

Additional Details

60 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

The Betty-ish woman in Dr. Farkas' dental office was played by Angélica Vale, star of "La Fea más Bella," a Mexican remake of the same telenovela that inspired "Ugly Betty."See more »
[Daniel's lie to Betty has been exposed, as well as his new drug addiction]
Daniel Meade:I know, you're disappointed.
Betty Suarez:No, Daniel! I am *way past* disappointed!
[Betty storms out]
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Movie Connections:
Spoofs "That Girl" (1966)See more »
Ugly Betty Theme SongSee more »


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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Wonderful cast, 29 September 2007
Author: Jackiepet1 from United States

*** This review may contain spoilers ***

I loved the end of the season but it was heart wrenching for Santos Fans to see him get shot and Killed. Ana was awesome at her breakdown moment it looked real.Ugly Betty is a good role model for young girls. The show says that you don't have to be pretty to be successful in the real world. I just turned on the TV and saw a show that looked interesting so I rewound it and started to watch it from the beginning and 15 minutes later I was hooked.The cast did a great job all season and I can't wait to see if Santos is really dead. If he is Everyone is going to cry in their seats. Awesome job on the show and I hope the next season is even better.

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