THE TEAM TRY TO SOLVE A MURDER AT A RENT-A-FRIEND AGENCY,
AND EMERSON'S P.I. MOM PAYS A VISIT, ON ABC'S "PUSHING DAISIES"
David Arquette Guest Stars as Randy Mann, Debra Mooney as Emerson's Mom, Calista Cod
"Frescorts" � When the most popular escort at a rent-a-friend agency turns up dead, the team investigates who killed him, including likely suspect Randy Mann (guest star David Arquette), the guy's antisocial, taxidermy-loving roommate. Meanwhile, Emerson's famed private investigator mom, Calista Cod (guest star Debra Mooney), pays an unexpected visit, on "Pushing Daisies," WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Pushing Daisies" stars Lee Pace as Ned, Anna Friel as Chuck, Chi McBride as Emerson Cod, Ellen Greene as Vivian, Field Cate as Young Ned, with Swoosie Kurtz as Lily and Kristin Chenoweth as Olive Snook. Jim Dale is the narrator.
Guest starring in "Frescorts" are Debra Mooney as Calista Cod, Steven Wash Jr. as Young Emerson, Hayes MacArthur as Buddy, Dana Davis as Barb, David Arquette as Randy Mann, Joshua Lebar as Joe, Alexandra Barreto as Veronica Villanueva and Phil Abrams as Dr. Eugene Halifax.
"Frescorts" was written by Lisa Joy. Peter Lauer directed the episode.
"Pushing Daisies" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning. This program carries a TV-PG,D,L,V parental guideline.
This episode will be available on abc.com the day after airing on the network for users to watch online.