Zeek Braverman is the patriarch of the Braverman clan. He's played, of course, by Craig T. Nelson.
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Craig T. Nelson stars on Parenthood in the role of Zeek Braverman. He juggles the lives of many family members.
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Sarah goes on a job interview during the episode "Man Versus Possum." It's the second-ever installment of Parenthood.
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Parenthood Season 1 Episode 2 Quotes

Sorry for not being the girl you thought I was (to her parents).

Haddie

Kristina: Max is, he's smart, and he's beautiful and there's so much potential and hope.
Adam: So what now?
Kristina: We start to work.