"Weeds" aired on the Showtime premium cable network from 2005 to 2012. As of 2015, episodes of "Weeds" are available on Showtime Anytime and Showtime On Demand.
A comedic drama, "Weeds" follows Nancy Botwin, a widowed mother who starts selling marijuana to support her two children after her husband's sudden death. As the series progresses, Nancy is drawn deeper and deeper into illegal activities, eventually becoming involved in an international drug-smuggling cartel. The series stars Mary Louise Parker, Elizabeth Perkins, Justin Kirk, Romany Malco and Kevin Nealon. Recurring guest actors featured on the show include Jennifer Jason Leigh, Richard Dreyfuss, Carrie Fisher and Albert Brooks. "Weeds" was created by Jenji Kohan.