This is not the “Weeds” we used to know.
Sure, there’s the rundown of why drug-dealer / gang member / FBI informant Nancy Botwin (Mary Louise Parker) took the fall for a murder her son Shane committed.
And yes, we’re given a time stamp. This is three years later.
But Nancy looks rough. She’s wearing glasses and an unflattering prison jumpsuit and her hair is in hastily-tied pig tails.
Lights up on season seven of “Weeds.”
An off-screen female voice informs Nancy that she’s up for consideration to be released early from federal prison. But there’s a catch: she has to go to a halfway house for the rest of her term or until she’s rehabilitated. Read More...