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Episode List


Season 1

26 Jan. 1994
The Pilot
A beautiful actress falls in love with Jay, but he worries that she just wants a good review for her latest film.
2 Feb. 1994
Marty's First Date
Jay chaperones Marty's first date, but when the girl returns to her home country, Marty decides to follow her.
9 Feb. 1994
Dial 'M' for Mother
As part of an effort to make Jay more likable, Geraldo Rivera interviews Jay and Eleanor, but a confrontation during the interview only makes the situation worse.
16 Feb. 1994
Jay's romance with a projectionist goes bad after she ties him to a bed and plans to kill him.
23 Feb. 1994
A Little Deb Will Do You
Eleanor forces Margo to attend a débutante ball, to which Jay accompanies her; meanwhile, Jay's show is losing viewers to a children's show called "Humphrey the Hippo."
2 Mar. 1994
Eyes on the Prize
After Jay gets fired due to low ratings, his goal is to rebuild his career by winning a second Pulitzer Prize.
1 Jun. 1994
Every Doris Has Her Day
Jay becomes friends with Doris the makeup lady and eventually comes to believe that she is his birth mother.
8 Jun. 1994
Marathon Mensch
After being mocked for his poor physical condition, Jay decides to run the New York Marathon to prove he is a man.
22 Jun. 1994
L.A. Jay
After writing a screenplay, Jay takes leave from his job and moves to Hollywood, where he is hired to write a sequel to a movie he hated.
29 Jun. 1994
Dr. Jay
Duke wants to give up on life after learning he has only four years to live, but Jay tries to find a cure for his ailment.
6 Jul. 1994
A Day at the Races and a Night at the Opera
Jay tries to help Marty find something he is good at, and Duke promises viewers $100 each if Jay can't make them laugh.
13 Jul. 1994
Uneasy Rider
Jay quits his job as a critic and becomes a truck driver.
20 Jul. 1994
A Pig Boy and His Dog
Eleanor writes a children's book whose main character is based on Jay.

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Episode Cast | Rated Episodes (by date / vote)| TV Schedule

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