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EVERYTHING'S FINE - Zoe (Rachel Bilson) reluctantly agrees to allow Joel (guest star Josh Cooke) to throw her a birthday party at Lavon's (Cress Williams) to help cheer him up, but things go awry when her mom (guest star JoBeth Williams) surprises her with a visit. Vivian (guest star Lauren Bittner) wants to meet Wade's (Wilson Bethel) dad, but Wade is leery of how she might react. AnnaBeth (Kaitlyn Black) gets an interesting request from the Belles that she was not expecting but, in light of recent developments might be the perfect distraction for her. Meanwhile, George (Scott Porter) is determined to prove to Tansy (guest star Mircea Monroe) that his nemesis Scooter McGreevy (guest star Matt Oberg) has not changed and is fooling everyone. Patrick Norris directed the episode written Dan Steele (#313).
ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its fourth season on 3/27/15; has yet to be renewed for a fifth season
DESCRIPTION: (from The CW's press release, November 2014) The CW announced an early holiday gift for HART OF DIXIE fans, with the season premiere to debut Monday, December 15 (8:00-9:00 pm ET), leading into the Fall finale of The CW's critically acclaimed new comedy, JANE THE VIRGIN (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET). Rachel Bilson leads a stellar ensemble cast in this fish-out-of-water comedic drama about small-town living, big city attitudes, and complicated love triangles, set in quirky BlueBell, Alabama. After a brief hiatus, HART OF DIXIE will return again in January in its regular time period, Friday, January 9 (8:00-9:00pm ET). HART OF DIXIE is from Bonanza Productions Inc., in association with Fake Empire, Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive producers Leila Gerstein ("Gossip Girl," "Eli Stone"), Josh Schwartz ("Gossip Girl," "Chuck," "The O.C."), Stephanie Savage ("Gossip Girl," "The O.C.") and Len Goldstein.