Raising Hope: Season 4 (2013 - 2014)



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Air date: Nov 15, 2013
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Air date: Nov 22, 2013
Air date: Nov 29, 2013
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Air date: Dec 6, 2013
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Air date: Dec 13, 2013
Air date: Dec 13, 2013
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It's the last Chance for one of TV's most delightfully dysfunctional families as the sitcom comes to an end with its fourth season. Highlights include Virginia (Martha Plimpton) learning the identity of her father; Burt (Garret Dillahunt) running for mayor of Natesville so his wife can have the honor of plugging in the town's Christmas tree; Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) deciding to officially adopt Hope (Baylie and Rylie Cregut); Jimmy (Lucas Neff) trying to prove that he's still attractive to women even without his daughter in tow; another visit from Virginia's hated cousin Delilah (Amy Sedaris); Maw Maw (Cloris Leachman) dating an old stoner (Tommy Chong); and an opportunity for Howdy's to host the International Grocery Games. Guest stars include Jeffrey Tambor, Shirley Jones, Diedrich Bader and Judith Light, and Kenny Loggins appears in the series finale.


Lucas Neff
as Jimmy Chance
Martha Plimpton
as Virginia Chance
Garret Dillahunt
as Burt Chance
Kelly Heyer
as Teenage Virginia
Corey Eid
as Teenage Burt
Jeffrey Tambor
as Arnold/Cookie Man
Dan Coscino
as Dancin' Dan
Shirley Jones
as Burt's mom
Keith Carradine
as Coly Palomino
James Keane
as Doctor Walters
Trace Garcia
as Six-year-old Jimmy
Mike O'Malley
as Jim Hughes
E.E. Bell
as Terry
Claire Jacobs
as Ms. Pembroke
Kit Pongetti
as Christy
Azlan Savage
as Little Girl
Gwen Stewart
as Jessica
Kelli Dawn Hancock
as Officer Shanley
Chris Pentzell
as Crew Chief
John Emery Mariano
as 5-Year-Old Jimmy
Desiree A. Cooper
as 10-Year-Old Virginia
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Critic Reviews for Raising Hope Season 4

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (3)

{It] gets so sentimental it's almost gooey.

Apr 1, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Sorry, Fox network. Your attempt to hide "Raising Hope" by moving it to 9 p.m. Fridays hasn't diminished the joy of watching the quirky sitcom's secret weapon: Martha Plimpton and Garret Dillahunt as blue-collar free spirits Virginia and Burt Chance.

Dec 12, 2013 | Full Review…

Raising Hope knows how to leave its audience laughing. And maybe just a little teary. But in a good way.

Apr 4, 2014 | Full Review…

This feel-good show not only makes me reflect on my own family, but it even makes me feel better about my own family.

Nov 25, 2013 | Full Review…

New showrunner Mike Mariano wrote the season premiere, which begins a bit more broadly than usual but eventually comes around to a more on point, somewhat unexpected conclusion that flies in the face of political correctness.

Nov 13, 2013 | Full Review…

The series' ensemble is filled with comedic heavy-hitters, and every single actor knows exactly which beats to hit and just how to hit them.

Nov 18, 2013 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

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