Silence of the Lamb (Veronica Mars)
|"Silence of the Lamb"|
|Veronica Mars episode|
|Episode no.||Season 1
|Directed by||John Kretchmer|
|Written by||Jed Seidel
Dayna Lynne North
|Original air date||January 4, 2005|
|List of Veronica Mars episodes|
"Silence of the Lamb" is episode 11 of season 1 of the television show Veronica Mars.
While digging up dirt on parents, Veronica finds out that Mac was actually switched at birth with spoiled '09er Madison Sinclair. Meanwhile, Keith and Lamb have to work together to solve the E-string Strangler case.
- Veronica takes advantage of new Deputy Leo D'Amato to steal the Lilly Kane hotline CD and has Mac demodulate the voice, revealing that it was Clarence Wiedman who gave the anonymous tip.
- This episode was originally supposed to air before "An Echolls Family Christmas".
- Despite being credited, Jason Dohring (Logan Echolls) and Teddy Dunn (Duncan Kane) do not appear in this episode.
Quotes and trivia
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- Veronica: Can I get anybody anything? Water? Coffee? [to Lamb] A banana?
- Lamb: Is your daddy here, or is he busy peeking in people's windows?
- Veronica: You stop dressing up like Little Bo Peep, he'll stop peeking.
- Madison: What are you doing here?
- Wallace: I came to celebrate your birth, but these two just wanna hook up.
- Weevil: Well then, you leave the sheriff a note: he shouldn't expect Eli Navarro, Esquire's vote this year!
- Veronica: [voiceover] Same old story. Girl uses boy, girl falls for boy, boy saves girl's dad's life, girl gets what she deserves.
- Jackson Douglas: I hear you do detective stuff for people.
- Veronica: I do favors for friends.
- Jackson Douglas: I can pay.
- Veronica: Sit down, friend.
- Jackson Douglas: I don't care what people say about you, Veronica. You rock!
- Veronica: Yes, I do. I also take cash.
- Keith: [in a guitar store] Hello Cleveland!
- The title Silence of the Lamb is a reference to film The Silence of the Lambs starring Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter.
- This episode features Katie Leclerc in a guest starring role. Later she would go on to star in Switched at Birth, which shares many similarities with the plot to this episode.