The Big C: Season 3, Episode 8

Killjoy (3 Jun. 2012)

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As Cathy (Laura Linney) puts an end to the Coopers' adoption scam, she and Paul (Oliver Platt) stumble upon each other's secrets. Meanwhile, Sean's (John Benjamin Hickey) ménage à trois founders.



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Now that Cathy has found out about the Coopers' adoption scam, Cathy tries to figure out a way to get more than a little retribution. In the aftermath, Cathy directs her attention to Adam, with who she tries a little medicinal therapy to bridge their current gap. Home from his latest speaking engagement with Joy, Paul provides Cathy some empty comfort concerning what happened with the Coopers. Each of Paul and Cathy stumble across something the other was hiding, with each deciding to investigate further. Cathy's investigation has some deathly consequences, aided from the ever after. And on one of his dates with Giselle and Tim, Sean discovers that not all is all right in thrupledom. Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Drama


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Cathy Jamison: [angrily] You are a bitch.
Joy Kleinman: [smugly] Sometimes.
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References Pollyanna (1960) See more »

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