Providence (1999–2004)

Sibling Rivalry 

Karen Potter's sister died a month ago of breast cancer and Syd urges Karen to have a DNA test. Patrick, a charming painter, set both Syd and Joanie on hot heat. Robbie joins Donna's scheme to make Charloe leave town and Heather.


Monica Wyatt


John Masius (created by), Elle Triedman


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Episode cast overview:
Melina Kanakaredes ... Dr. Sydney Hansen
Paula Cale ... Joanie Hansen
Seth Peterson ... Robbie Hansen
Concetta Tomei ... Lynda Hansen
Mike Farrell ... Dr. James Hansen
Jana Marie Hupp ... Karen Potter
Josh Coxx ... Patrick
Josh Daugherty ... Charlie Abbott
Samaria Graham ... Isabel 'Izzy' Nunez
Dana Daurey ... Heather Tupperman
Victoria Principal ... Donna Tupperman
Dennis Fimple ... Cowboy
Greg Wrangler ... Cute Guy
Shannon Maureen Brown Shannon Maureen Brown ... Ursula


Donna tries to convince Robbie tempting Charlie with a one year environmental foundation grant for Oregon is the only way to make him happy 'and thus Heather' as there is no other way to stop them marrying, yet proves cruelly impatient. Testing the water, Robbie finds Heather most determined, even belligerent. Patrick, the painter Robbie recommended and brought around fast to redecorate Syd's guest-house, charms himself in favor with her and Joanie, who suddenly 'realizes' the Barkery can use a handyman's touch: hired at first sight, they rival to spoil him, any excuse to swoon while his studly body stretches on the ladder; he sure has a way with words, stressing the synaesthetic properties of colors. Syd urges desperately reluctant family friend Karen Potter to get tested for breast-cancer after it killed her sister Missy, her asking Joanie's advise stirs the sisterly jealousy bitterly, putting poor pa in the middle but there's another unknown factor... After talking Charlie over, ... Written by KGF Vissers

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jealousy | kiss | See All (2) »


Drama | Romance







Release Date:

18 February 2000 (USA) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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