Parks and Recreation

Season 5 Episode 6

Ben's Parents

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Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Nov 08, 2012 on NBC
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    Parks and Recreation "Ben's Parents" Review: Family Matters

    No relationship goes untested, and this week a mountain rose up in front of Leslie and Ben that they had to scale together: Ben's parents.

  • Episode Summary

    Leslie throws an engagement party for her and Ben, but Ben is panicked about his long divorced parents being in the same room together. Leslie tries to mend old wounds with a unity quilt. As Tom tries to get Ron to invest in his new business he starts to realize he may be outgrowing Jean-Ralphio. Chris is overly emotional due to therapy and Ann tries to keep him from ruining the party.

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    Amy Poehler

    Amy Poehler

    Leslie Knope

    Rashida Jones

    Rashida Jones

    Ann Perkins

    Aziz Ansari

    Aziz Ansari

    Tom Haverford

    Nick Offerman

    Nick Offerman

    Ron Swanson

    Aubrey Plaza

    Aubrey Plaza

    April Ludgate

    Chris Pratt

    Chris Pratt

    Andy Dwyer (Season 2+, recurring previously)

    Glenne Headly

    Glenne Headly

    Julia Wyatt

    Guest Star

    Jonathan Banks

    Jonathan Banks

    Steve Wyatt

    Guest Star

    Kulap Vilaysack

    Kulap Vilaysack

    Ulani

    Guest Star

    Pamela Reed

    Pamela Reed

    Marlene Knope

    Recurring Role

    Ben Schwartz

    Ben Schwartz

    Jean-Ralphio Saperstein

    Recurring Role

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