Wizards of Waverly Place (2007–2012)

Detention Election 

Justin runs for Tribeca Prep's student body president, but his alleged campaign techniques get him into trouble.


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Todd J. Greenwald (creator), Gigi McCreery | 1 more credit »

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Episode credited cast:
Selena Gomez ... Alex Russo
David Henrie ... Justin Russo
Jake T. Austin ... Max Russo
Jennifer Stone ... Harper Finkle
Maria Canals-Barrera ... Theresa Russo (credit only)
David DeLuise ... Jerry Russo
Daniel Benson ... Zeke Beakerman (as Dan Benson)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Chott ... Mr. Laritate
Dontrell Griffin ... Them#1
Hayley Kiyoko ... Stevie Nichols
Grant Alan Ouzts Grant Alan Ouzts ... Eddie (as Grant Alan)
Holland Sanders Holland Sanders


Justin and Zeke are running against each other for student body president, Zeke declares that it is time for him to be more independent from Justin, but if he gives him a good reason, he would vote for him. Meanwhile, Alex is running for speaker of the assembly in order to get free time to pull pranks around the school. Harper tells her that her pranks were getting out of hand and Alex comments on how hilarious her last prank was, accidentally confessing in front of the principal, landing her in Saturday detention. While she is at detention, the rest of the family decides to go to all of the places that she had been banned from, which are all islands. Justin says to Harper that Alex thinks that on an island, there are no rules. When Harper adds that they live on Manhattan Island, Justin asks her if it explains a lot to her.Just as they were about to leave, Mr. Laritate comes to the door to take Justin to detention. He doesn't know why and is very scared of a boy named Eddie, who is ... Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

19 March 2010 (USA) See more »

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On the window of Mr. Laritate's office, there's a banner saying "Vote for Zeke Beekerman", but Zeke's last name is usually spelled Beakerman. See more »


[Alex sets up a sound therapy device designed to induce sleep in detention]
Eddie: Yeah, you're gonna have to turn that down. It makes me gotta go numero uno.
[kids stare at him]
Eddie: Yeah, that's right, I speak French.
Stevie: Well, oui oui.
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