Monk’s final season begins August 7!

“Monk”, the critically acclaimed original series starring Tony Shalhoub, premieres its eighth and final season on USA Network on Friday, August 7, 2009 at 9/8c.

Special Season guest stars include Elizabeth Perkins, Virginia Madsen, Rena Sofer, Dylan Baker, Meat Loaf, Bernie Kopell, Jay Mohr, Daniel Stern, Alex Wolff, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Eric Balfour, Kelly Carlson, Vincent Curatola, Reed Diamond and Wallace Langham, with Tim Bagley and Bitty Schram Returning in their roles.  Schram co-starred on the show from its inception as Monk’s beloved nurse and “Girl Friday” sidekick, Sharona Fleming.

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