The West Wing/Commencement

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Season 4, Episode 22
Airdate May 7, 2003
Production Number 175322
Writer(s) Aaron Sorkin
Director(s) Alex Graves
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Commencement is the twenty-second episode of the fourth season of The West Wing, and the eighty-seventh episode overall.

Starring: Stockard Channing (Abbey Bartlet), Dulé Hill (Charlie Young), Allison Janney (C.J. Cregg), Joshua Malina (Will Bailey), Janel Moloney (Donna Moss), Richard Schiff (Toby Ziegler), John Spencer (Leo McGarry), Bradley Whitford (Josh Lyman)

And Martin Sheen (President Josiah "Jed" Bartlet)

Special Guest Stars: Mary-Louise Parker (Amy Gardner), Timothy Busfield (Danny Concannon)

With John Amos (Admiral Percy Fitzwallace)

And Taye Diggs (Wesley "Wes" Davis)

Guest Starring: Anna Deavere Smith (Nancy McNally), Kathleen York (Andrea Wyatt), Elisabeth Moss (Zoey Bartlet), Michael O'Neill (Secret Service Agent Ron Butterfield), NiCole Robinson (Margaret Hooper), Arye Gross (Dr. Glazer), Trent Ford (Jean Paul Pierre Claude Charpentier Vicomte de Condé de Bourbon)

Co-Starring: Kimberly Bigsby (Molly), Shannon Miller (Randy), John Antonini (Jamie), Cliff McMullen (Chancellor), Melissa Fitzgerald (Carol), Ralph Meyering, Jr. (Civilian), Keith MacKechnie (Cooper), Jennufer Ann Massey (Waitress), Tricia Maio (Aide)


Plot Overview


Arc Advancement



SIT Room: 5 Bahi terrorists in centeral NY, that Govt. kept eye on for last 2 years are missing. Retribution for Abdul Sheriff is expected.

Big day for Toby. Andy is expecting.

Zoey is going to France. Security is detailed to president.

Danny meets C.J. Talks about link between US and Abdul Sheriff.

Toby takes Andy to new house. Proposes. It backfires.

Leo talks to Danny and tells about 5 Bahi terrorists missing and his article could trigger other unexpected things.

President gives a speech at University -- about creativity.

Charlie and Zoey catch up.

Zoey at graduation party.

Donna and Amy talk.

At Party -- A dead officer. Zoey is missing.




The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments