Cigarette Burns is the 18th episode of Season 5 of Dawson's Creek.


Dawson (James Van Der Beek) finishes his first picture since starting film school and learns that Oliver's invited a critic (guest star Meredith Salinger) to review it. At the screening, Joey (Katie Holmes) sits with Charlie (Chad Michael Murray) but tries to deny her attraction to the die-hard ladies' man. Meanwhile, Pacey (Joshua Jackson) and Audrey (Busy Philipps) continue to explore their undefined relationship.


James Van Der Beek as Dawson Leery
Katie Holmes as Joey Potter
Michelle Williams as Jen Lindley
Joshua Jackson as Pacey Witter
Kerr Smith as Jack McPhee
Mary Beth Peil as Evelyn Ryan

Special Guest Stars

Busy Philipps as Audrey Liddell
Chad Michael Murray as Charlie Todd

Recurring cast

Jordan Bridges as Oliver Chirchick

Guest starring

Meredith Salenger as Amy Lloyd[1]


Afemo Omilami as Clifton Smalls[1]


  • Oliver tells Jen that he likes her


Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 First appearances of Amy Lloyd and Clifton Smalls, Grams' new boyfriend
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