|Freaks and Geeks|
|Kim Kelly Is My Friend|
|Episode 4, Production code 103|
|Air date||September 5, 2000|
|Written by||Mike White|
|Directed by||Lesli Linka Glatter|
Tricks and Treats
Tests and Breasts
"Kim Kelly Is My Friend" is the fourth episode of the Freaks and Geeks TV series. It was written by Mike White and directed by Lesli Linka Glatter. The episode was recorded in November of 1999 and first aired on September 5, 2000.
Kim invites Lindsay to dinner, explaining that she needs to introduce a nice friend to her parents. After Lindsay realizes what an abusive home Kim is living in, the two flee the scene in Kim's car. Sam Sam is bullied by Karen Scarfoli whose locker is next to his.
Lindsay is fed up with the way Kim treats her. Kim tries to make it up to her, inviting her for family dinner. Kim tells her she needed to bring home someone better then rest of her friends to prove her parents she isn't a loser. Family dinner turns into massive fight causing girls to run away. They go to different neighbourhood to talk to Daniel. They see him 'goofying' with Karen. Kim gets mad and tries to run them over. They go to Lindsay's house. In the driveway Kim says Lindsay is her only friend and that her life sucks. They have dinner at Weir's house. Suddenlu, Nick knocks on the door, saying that Daniel is here and wants to talk to Kim. She says she will never talk to Daniel again and runs to Sam's room. Sam tells her to go away - he's mad at Kim because of what her friend, Karen, did. Kim says they're not friends anymore and promises Sam she'll 'break her hands'. Daniel enters the house through kitchen door. The couple finally makes up. Leaving, Kim proposes they will have a dinner together the next day and hang out.
|Recurring roles||Guest stars|
- Ann Dowd as Conore "Cookie" Kelly (Kim's rival mother)
- Jack Conley as Mr. Kelly (Kim's rival step father)
- Sarah Hagan as Amelia "Millie" Kentner
- Rashida Jones as Karen Scarfoli
- Jerry Messing as Gordon Crisp
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|"King Tut"||Steve Martin||A Wild and Crazy Guy||1978|
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|1: Pilot - 2: Beers and Weirs - 3: Tricks and Treats - 4: Kim Kelly Is My Friend - 5: Tests and Breasts - 6: I'm with the Band - 7: Carded and Discarded - 8: Girlfriends and Boyfriends - 9: We've Got Spirit - 10: The Diary - 11: Looks and Books - 12: The Garage Door - 13: Chokin' and Tokin' - 14: Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers - 15: Noshing and Moshing - 16: Smooching and Mooching - 17: The Little Things - 18: Discos and Dragons|