The Slap season 1
Air weekdate:Thursday Cast:Peter Sarsgaard, Zachary Quinto, Uma Thurman, Thomas Sadoski, Thandie Newton, Melissa George, Penn Badgley, Marin Ireland, Maria Tucci, Makenzie Leigh, Lucas Hedges, Dylan Schombing, Brian Cox Genre:Drama, Mini-Series Channel:NBC Status:Ended
The Slap is based on the eponymous Australian series. The couple, Hector and Aisha is perfect from all sides. He is a loving husband and father, a successful public servant. She is intelligent and beautiful wife. They decided to celebrate Aisha's birthday in a noisy group of friends and relatives. The celebration took place well, but Hectorâ€™s cousin Harry slapped a disobedient child of another family. All present are shocked. Party is over. The child's parents have promised to go to law court. This seemingly minor incident triggers a chain of events that leads to a lawsuit that threatens to destroy the foundations of the American family. One act can change everything...
The Slap season 1 episodes list:
Aisha and Hector host a backyard birthday party to celebrate his 40th. Unfortunately, the party is anything but celebratory, as Hector wrestles with his attraction to the teenage babysitter, Connie, and his cousin slaps a child who is not his own.
As the situation escalates and the police visit Harry, Hector convinces him to apologize to Gary and Rosie, but his temper gets in the way.
In the midst of attempting to balance her television show, ailing mother, and her much younger boyfriend, Anouk discovers she’s pregnant.
In an effort to rebuild friendships, Manolis tries to convince Aisha to forgive Harry. When his plans fail, a night of drunken soul searching brings him to a dying friend.
Connie comes to believe her secretive relationship with Hector will help her escape her mundane life. A visit to her father’s former lover prompts Connie to profess her love to Hector, and she must deal with the consequences.
Following Aisha's emotional business trip, Hector surprises her with a romantic getaway during which each of their secrets is finally revealed.
As the trial approaches, Rosie battles to strengthen her case against Harry, in the process, Rosie alienates what few sympathizers she has left, including her husband, Gary. But when Thanasis dismantles Rosie's testimony in court, Gary comes to her defense and informs the prosecution of Ritchie's incriminating photographs.
The prosecution acquires Ritchie's photos of the slap - Harry and Thanasis discover and immediately leak a dark story from Ritchie's past, sending Ritchie into a suicidal spiral. Thankfully, Gary saves Ritchie and tells him to tell his truth, no matter who it hurts.
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