2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike, "Ratings Chart Attack! Season 7 episodes were also aired out of order but I think that was related to the writer's strike. In addition to the regular episodes, a special called "My Charlie Brown Christmas" was created by Daniel Russ and Ryan Levin for the Scrubs 2003 Christmas party, which is a re-cut and re-dub of A Charlie Brown Christmas, starring the cast of Scrubs.. That being said, there's no real reason why they couldn't just... Flip the broadcast order. ... A community setup to discuss Scrubs. )", "Nielsen Ratings Thur, Apr 24: New CSI and Grey's Are Back, and Down Over Last Year", "Nielsen Ratings for May 1: Where Are The TV Viewers Going? Basically episode 5 "My ABCs" is first. After that, he probably just shaved it again out of preference.  However, the 2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike ended up cutting the show's episodes down to 11, and Scrubs ended its run on NBC with a total of 150 episodes. Yeah, it was the writer's strike, and I don't remember the logic behind the episodes being out of order. Press J to jump to the feed. 10 “My Musical” – Season 6 Episode 6 During the show, Dr C would just kinda shave his head. My ABCs was meant to be the opening episode, I forget which episode it was but they actually make a joke about perry's hair changing. 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Why are the episodes in season 7 out of order on Netflix? to start calling her Jo. The one-hour season finale, "My Finale", which was originally planned to also be the series finale, ranked third in the ratings and was watched by 5.1 million viewers, 2.1 adults 18-49 rating. Edit: Cox's hair also changes so much through out episodes. I know that the final few episodes of Season 7 were broadcast out of order due to the writer's strike, but Season 8 seems more gratuitously inconsistent. The eighth season of the American comedy television series Scrubs premiered on ABC on … He wouldn't tell the writer's or anyone, he would just do it. Writer's strike and rumors were that the show could be cancelled, so they pushed the (better?) Press J to jump to the feed. I'm currently watching through the series and got to S6 E15 where Cox shaves his head... yet there was one episode earlier in the season where he had a shaved head and nobody really commented on it. My Jerks was aired first because Courtney Cox was a big guest star and ABC thought it will make a bigger season opener. Posted by 4 years ago. At the same time, though, "My Jerks" begins with J.D. I'm watching through Scrubs for the first time and have noticed some inconsistencies in the order the episodes air in. Slightly odd. For example, in "My ABCs," Denise puts on a faux feminine voice at first but then quickly drops into her real voice and naturally abrassive personality when J.D. Here are the 10 worst episodes of Scrubs, ranked. NBC had originally announced that Scrubs would end after its seventh season, containing a reduced 18 episodes. As a general rule, all series episode titles begin with the word "My", unless the bulk of the episode is narrated by someone other than J.D., in which case they are named "His Story", "Her Story", or "Their Story", with Roman numerals denoting subsequent episodes by the same name. I believe, at least for the pilot, he'd had his hair short for another role. Scrubs is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill Lawrence, which premiered on October 2, 2001 on NBC. She was pretty obviously being herself. The cast returned to film an additional 18 episodes, which were aired as Season 8 by ABC, with much of the story coming to a close, and definitive though somewhat flexible endings for the characters. Scrubs ran for 181 episodes and released 12 webisodes.Episodes of the TV series originally aired on NBC and ABC from 2001 to 2010 and are currently available to be viewed in syndication, on DVD, and streamed online.. For example, in "My ABCs," Denise puts on a faux feminine voice at first but then quickly drops into her real voice and naturally abrassive personality when J.D. Between filming the pilot and being picked up, his hair grew out. Are there any more episodes out of order like this? Yes they were aired out of order. With speculation mounting over a possible ninth season that would focus on new characters and perhaps a new setting, ABC announced on May 15, 2009 that it renewed Scrubs for a ninth season called Scrubs: Med School.