"A Paige from the Past"
Series Charmed
Season 4, Episode 10
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Air date January 17th, 2002
Writers Daniel Cerone
Director James L. Conway
Producers James L. Conway; Jonathan Levin; Nell Scovell; Jon Paré; Brad Kern; Aaron Spelling; E. Duke Vincent; Peter Chomsky; Daniel Cerone
Starring Alyssa Milano; Rose McGowan; Holly Marie Combs; Brian Krause; Julian McMahon; Dorian Gregory
Episode guide
"Muse to My Ears"
"Trial by Magic"

"A Paige from the Past" is the tenth episode of season four of the supernatural fantasy series Charmed, and the 76th episode of the series overall. It was directed by James L. Conway with a script written by Daniel Cerone. It first aired on the WB Network on Thursday, January 17th, 2002. In this episode, Paige Matthews wrestles with the guilt she feels concerning the deaths of her parents. With some help from Leo Wyatt, Paige gets to revisit her teen years and relives the day her parents died.

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Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • This episode is production code number 4301076.
  • This is the fifth episode of Charmed written by Daniel Cerone, who has also worked on the series as a story editor. It is his second episode from season four as a writer.
  • This is the first episode of the series to air in 2002.

Allusions[edit | edit source]

  • One of the file numbers on Darryl Morris' assignment board is 8675309. This is also the fictional telephone number and partial title to the song "867-5309/Jenny" by Tommy Tutone, which was released in 1981.

Bloopers[edit | edit source]

  • One of the posters in Paige's room is for the film Scream. The events of this episode take place in 1994, but Scream wasn't released until 1996.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

  • Paige Matthews: It looks bad, I know. But it doesn't turn out this way, I promise. I get a degree in social work, I help others, I even get into Berkley thanks to high test scores and a powerful essay on the death of my... oh, let's just say a powerful essay. Uh... mum and dad, you've got to believe me.



  • Paige Matthews: Oh my god! I'm so screwed, I'm supposed to come back as a ghost, not a ghost with braces?
  • Leo Wyatt: You're meant to relive the experience not observe it, Paige.
  • Paige Matthews: Yeah, but I just wanted to come back and sit on the sidelines and make sarcastic comments about my lack of style.
  • Leo Wyatt: Just take a look around, Paige.
  • Paige Matthews: Hey, you're right, I was cool even then.

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1990s | California | Captain | Demons | Ghosts | Halliwell Manor | High school | Police officer | Possession | San Francisco | Security guard | School principal | Student | Witchcraft | Witches

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