With an introduction to Monk's talent, his phobias, and his need for an assistant, Monk investigates the murder of the candidate bodyguard and a political worker. He determines the candidate was not the intended target.
Did You Know?
In this episode (the second one of the series), Monk's wife Trudy is played by the actress Stellina Rusich. She played Trudy in only 4 episodes during seasons 1&2 (up to episode 2-5). After that the part of Trudy Monk was played by the actress Melora Hardin, starting in episode 3-8. Hardin appeared in 10 episodes total, all the way up until the last one, season 8, episode 16. See more
In the sewer Monk is holding the pistol with one hand. For an experienced police officer/detective, it seems odd that he would not hold the weapon correctly and take the proper stance. See more
He's leaving. I'm gonna follow him.
Where are you going, Sharona? Just stay put.
He's stashing his gun... he's going downstairs...
All right, just stay put! Stay right where you are!
Captain Leland Stottlemeyer
Who does she think she is?
I don't know, Lois Lane.
Written by Jeff Beal
Performed by Grant Geissman See more