The script was written by series executive producer Jason Katims and the episode
was directed by Allan Kroeker.
"Busted" - When Max begins to have visions of his missing son, he and Liz go on a
desperate search for the child. Their quest leads them to hold up a convenience
store where an alien space ship is being concealed. Betrayed by a mysterious informant,
they are arrested and jailed - and forbidden by their families from ever seeing one
another again. Meanwhile, Isabel revels in her secret love affair with Jesse, a
handsome young attorney, and Michael begins to straighten out his life.
Starring Shiri Appleby as Liz Parker, Jason Behr as Max Evans, Katherine Heigl as
Isabel Evans, Majandra Delfino as Maria Deluca, Brendan Fehr as Michael Guerin,
Nick Wechsler as Kyle Valenti, William Sadler as Sheriff Valenti and Adam Rodriguez
as Jesse Ramirez.
Guest starring are Garrett M. Brown as Philip Evans, Mary Ellen Trainor as
Diane Evans, Dayton Callie as Ferrini, Michael Chieffo as Mr. Seligman,
John Doe as Jeff Parker, Jo Anderson as Nancy Parker and Phil Reeves as Judge Davis.