Senior partner Edwin Poole has a nervous breakdown in front of everybody. Denny Crane has now to face the loss of a friend in the office. Meanwhile, Alan Shore finds a new enemy in Brad Chase, who is not only the ex of Sally, but also makes him work on a case of a little girl, who wants to play "Annie" in a musical production. Lori is taking care of Ernie Dell, who wants his marriage to be annulled, because he thinks his wife cheats on him. Sally and Brad work on a case concerning a divorced couple and their kids.
Did You Know?
Part of this episode focuses on the case of a black girl who wants to play the title role in Annie. But in fact, the idea of color-blind casting was not such a foreign concept to the show; a black woman, Nell Carter, had already played the role of Miss Hannigan in the 1997 Broadway revival. See more
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