Honky Tonk Women
Cowboy Bebop Series 1

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Named after the Rolling Stones tune, "Honky Tonk Women" features the first appearance of Faye Valentine. Taking a tip from a dream about Charlie Parker, Jet and Spike go to the Spiders From Mars casino. Trying to get money to pay off her debt, Faye works as a blackjack dealer in a scam with casino owner Gordon, and Spike gets involved in the transaction. After accidentally stealing a valuable casino chip, Spike and Jet capture Faye, who soon has a bounty on her head. This episode features Faye doing some crafty flying and dramatic escapes in her ship, the Red Tail.


Beau Billingslea
as Jet Black
Steve Blum
as Spike Spiegel
Wendee Lee
as Faye Valentine

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Critic Reviews for Honky Tonk Women

This is an episode that is really a lot of fun and introduces Faye in a very fitting way. She's a force of nature.

May 7, 2018 | Full Review…

Session three was fantastic all across the board... especially any of the shots of the outer space that we saw.

May 7, 2018 | Full Review…

An auspicious and exciting introduction to Faye Valentine, who will later become the show's main female protagonist.

May 7, 2018 | Full Review…
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