Party of Five

Poor Substitutes

Season 2, Ep 13, Aired 1/17/96
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  • Episode Description
  • After a woman mistakes Sarah for someone else's daughter, she decides to try to find her birth mother. They find her in the phone book and Bailey calls her behind Sarah's back and goes to meet her. She's an actress and she tells him that she doesn't want to meet her. Bailey tells Sarah that the woman was not her mother, killing her hopes. Charlie tries to potty train Owen so he can go to pre-school. Claudia is shocked when she finds out that Kirsten is dating someone. She tries to make Kirsten come back to the family, but Kirsten tells her that she has to move on. Justin's friend Allison comes from England to visit him. At first, Julia is jealous, but they really get along. Allison comes on to Julia, who later reveals her secret. Julia advises Allison not to run away from her problems.moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Scott Wolf

    Bailey Salinger

  • Matthew Fox

    Charlie Salinger

  • Neve Campbell

    Julia Salinger

  • Amy Lippman

  • Christopher Keyser

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  • Notes (3)

    • Featured Music: "Possession" by Sarah McLachlan "Heaven is Wide" by Garbage "Put It There" by Paul McCartney

    • Paula Devicq (Kirsten Bennett) leaves the show, but she will return in future episodes.

    • Scott Grimes (Will McCorkle) does not appear on this episode, although he is featured in the opening credits.

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