Obsessive. Compulsive. Detective.
Primetime Emmy -winner Tony Shalhoub returns as obsessive - compulsive detective Adrian Monk for the fifth season of Monk. An impressive lineup of guest stars includes two of Shalhoub s former co-stars Stanley Tucci (Big Night), who plays a famous actor preparing to play Monk in a movie, and Steven Weber (Wings), who plays a radio shock jock that Monk believes killed his wife. Other challenges awaiting Monk in Season 5 include a San Francisco garbage strike, a 25th college reunion, Monk going temporarily blind after witnessing a murder in a fire station and the retirement of his trusted therapist, Dr. Kroger.