"Party Girl (Part 1)"
Season 9, Episode 16
#187 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date February 12, 1992
Production code 187246
Written by: Elaine Aronson
Directed by: Kevin Charles Sullivan
Guest stars: Joleen Lutz
Don Amendolia
Nancy Marchand
Cristine Rose
Robert Starr
Dorothy Andrews
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Party Girl (Part 1) was the 16th episode Season 9 of Night Court; it was also the 187th episode in the series. Written by Nancylee Myatt, the episode, which was directed by Jim Drake, originally aired on NBC-TV, February 12, 1992. It was also the first part of a special one hour, two-episode story.

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Christine is asked to run for a political office.

Plot Summary

A political consultant named Johhny Dugan (Dan Amendolia) persuades Christine to run for Congress, as he persuades her that she's a younger, fresh political voice who needs to be heard as she the prepares to run against the incumbent, longtime U.S. representative Louise Cahill (Nancy Marchand), whom Dugan worked for for many years as her advisor, as the campaign attacks starts to get slanerdously vicious on both sides. Meanwhile, Dan decides to take a second  job as a sexual surrogate, and Mac's video of Bull's wedding achieves a certain distinction. Part one of a two-episode story.

Did You Know?


  • Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1974) (TV Short) - title reference
  • Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1991 TV movie) - Title reference

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