THE WEST WING: THE COMPLETE FOURTH SEASON COMES TO DVD ON APRIL 5, 2005
Season Four of The West Wing brings new faces, new demands and many changes to the Bartlet White House. After White House Deputy Communications Director Sam Seaborn (Rob Lowe) decides to run for Congress in California, Will Bailey, played by Joshua Malina (Sports Night), steps in, and Lily Tomlin joins the cast as the president's new secretary, Debbie Fiderer. The end of the fourth season also marks the departure of the show's creator and writer, Aaron Sorkin and series director, Thomas Schlamme, both of whom went on to win Emmys for this season.
Special bonus features in the DVD set include:
- Behind Every Good Man is the First Lady, a featurette exploring the role of the First Lady, and more specifically Abigail Bartlet (Stockard Channing) in the West Wing.
- The Letter of the Word, a featurette examining the crucial role of the writers behind the President's speeches.
- Deleted scenes
- Easter Egg
- Episode commentaries on "Commencement", "Game On" and the season finale "Twenty-Five" by Aaron Sorkin, Thomas Schlamme, Allison Janney and others.