Season Cast 20

  1. Brad Garrett

    Brad Garrett

    Eddie Stark (22 Episodes)

  2. Joely Fisher

    Joely Fisher

    Joy Stark (22 Episodes)

  3. Kat Foster

    Kat Foster

    Steph Woodcock (22 Episodes)

  4. Eddie Kaye Thomas
  5. Krysten Ritter
  6. Anthony Anderson

    Anthony Anderson

    (4 Episodes)

  7. Margaret Cho

    Margaret Cho

    (3 Episodes)

  8. Lucas Grabeel

    Lucas Grabeel

    (3 Episodes)

  9. Jerry Lambert

    Jerry Lambert

    (2 Episodes)

  10. Miriam Flynn

    Miriam Flynn

    (1 Episode)

  11. Dan Butler

    Dan Butler

    (1 Episode)

  12. Will Sasso

    Will Sasso

    (1 Episode)

  13. Johann Urb

    Johann Urb

    (1 Episode)

  14. Jessica Lundy

    Jessica Lundy

    (1 Episode)

  15. Christine Dunford

    Christine Dunford

    (1 Episode)

  16. Ted McGinley

    Ted McGinley

    (1 Episode)

  17. Tricia Leigh Fisher

    Tricia Leigh Fisher

    (1 Episode)

  18. Haley Pullos

    Haley Pullos

    (1 Episode)

  19. Jill-Michele Meleán

Show More

Season Crew 6

Directing

  1. James Widdoes

    James Widdoes

    Director (11 Episodes)

  2. Ted Wass

    Ted Wass

    Director (4 Episodes)

  3. Henry Chan

    Director (1 Episode)

Production

  1. Josh Goldsmith

    Producer (22 Episodes)

  2. Cathy Yuspa

    Producer (22 Episodes)

Writing

  1. Steve Skrovan

    Writer (1 Episode)

Show

Episodes 22

1
0.0

Pilot

September 7, 2006

In the first episode we are introduced to Eddie and Joy Stamm, who have been married for 8000+ days while their new next door neighbors Steph and Jeff Woodcock are young newlyweds. The young couple ends up having an argument over a pool table which ends up migrating next door.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

September 14, 2006

Joy dreads dealing with Eddie about replacing the patio furniture until Steph tells her about a "special" type of deal she makes with Jeff to get the furniture she wants. In both households, a war over distressed patina finishes becomes a power struggle about who wears the pants - and who buys the furniture.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

3
0.0

The Ring

September 21, 2006

When the Woodcocks and the Starks go out for a thank-you dinner, Joy yearns for more romance from Eddie and asks him why she never received the engagement ring she was promised. With a little help from Jeff, Eddie gives Joy a ring, which she reluctantly accepts - but grows to love in her own special way.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

September 28, 2006

Eddie looks to the newlyweds next door to help him keep his woodpile in the garage when Joy tells him to "use it or lose it."

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

November 2, 2006

When Eddie tells Joy that he's practicing with his band, he feels he has to lie to her, but Joy already knows what Eddie is actually.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

November 9, 2006

Jeff is thrilled when his mother comes for a visit, but tension builds between him and Steph when he chooses his mother over her. Jeff goes to his neighbors for help, but ends up more conflicted than ever. Between Joy insisting he send his mom home and Eddie instructing him to secretly make his mom No. 1, Jeff must learn the delicate art of balancing the women in his life.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

November 16, 2006

Steph and Jeff convince Eddie and Joy to join them for a getaway in the mountains, but when Steph tells Jeff she had an erotic dream about Eddie, their vacation is anything but relaxing for the Woodcocks.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

8
0.0

Death Sex

November 30, 2006

After an injury Eddie is sure that he's going to die. With that fear Eddie and Joy rekindle the romance. Eddie decides to take advantage of the situation when he finds out he's fine, by not telling Joy the truth.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

9
0.0

The Toaster

December 14, 2006

When Joy attempts to persuade Eddie that unplugging the toaster saves electricity, Eddie is convinced that his wife is mistaken. Stubbornly, they bicker until Eddie decides to take it to the next level and goes out of his way to prove Joy wrong in a series of failed attempts. It doesn't take long before Eddie and Joy come to realize their childish behavior is inappropriate when they ruin Steph's surprise party.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

10
0.0

Daddy's Girl

December 21, 2006

Eddie and Joys daughter, Allison, comes home for the holidays to celebrate New Years with her parents. When she gets some bad news from her boyfriend, Allison turns to her mother for help, leaving a snubbed Eddie perplexed. At the Woodcocks New Year's Eve party, Eddie lightens up his mood to impress his daughter, but as the clock strikes midnight and a new year begins, Allison realizes she likes her "big, dark, angry, wonderful dad" just the way he is.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

January 4, 2007

While attending Vicki and Stan's 25th anniversary party, Joy can't help feeling jealous at the attention Stan pays to his wife. Eddie gets advice from Stan about his role in the marriage. Jeff is embarrassed by Steph's dancing.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

January 11, 2007

Jeff is heartbroken and angry when Steph reveals that she won't be his Hockey Girl any longer. Eddie later muses that it's normal for new couples to lie and that they will eventually grow apart because of it, but Joy insists that she and Eddie are actually becoming more similar as they grow old together. As Jeff tries to accept that his wife is not the woman he thought she was, Eddie tries to prove to Joy that he is his own man.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

13
0.0

Fight Friend

January 18, 2007

Joy turns to a friend, Nicole for help when she and Eddie are fighting. When Eddie confronts Joy about Nicole, they get into a heated argument and seek support from their respective fight friends. Joy teaming up with Nicole, and Eddie with Nicole's husband Cofeld, in order to prove their points.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

14
0.0

The Colleague

February 1, 2007

When Joy gives Eddie permission to have a female friend, the pair bond over their history. Meanwhile, Jeff tries to be cool and uses Steph to get in with the cool high school kids. Later, when Eddie and his friend get too close, Joy takes on some history of her own.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

February 8, 2007

When the guys discover that Jeff never had a bachelor party, they have a boys night out at a local club. But when Nicole tags along with Cofeld, the guys night doesn't turn out as they planned. Meanwhile, Joy is sick at home and Steph comes over with a special recipe to help them both feel better.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

February 15, 2007

When Joy accuses Eddie of being a pack rat, he and Jeff go through piles of ancient items from Eddie's past. The duo comes upon an old roll of film, which Jeff agrees to get developed. When Eddie sees the photos of himself and Joy having a great time in Italy, he is reminded of how the vacation ended and a moment he and Joy never discuss. In order to make things right, Eddie does all he can to relieve their trip to Italy right there in the suburbs of Philadelphia.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

17
0.0

Clay Date

March 14, 2007

When Eddie and Joy visit Allison for parents weekend, they share a dorm room with a partying single father. When Allison lets them know her new major and next semesters plans, Eddie and Joy try their best to convince her to do otherwise but realize that their own mistakes led them to where they are today. Meanwhile, Jeff hires someone to help Steph tile the bathroom, which brings out the worst in her.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

March 21, 2007

When the Woodcocks strike up a close friendship with the Cofelds, the Starks feel left out. Much to their surprise, they find they really miss their time with Jeff and Steph. Eddie and Joy set out to win the Woodcocks friendship back.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

March 28, 2007

Steph gives Eddie and Joy a cappuccino maker that was a wedding gift from Jeffs mom. Joy loves the gift, but Eddie soon begins to resent Joy for not learning how to work the machine herself. When Eddie refuses to make Joy her nightly cappuccino, she makes a list of all the things she does around the house and comes to the conclusion that Eddie doesn't do enough.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

April 4, 2007

When Joy and Allison (guest star Krysten Ritter) meet for Spring Break in Florida, Eddie is thrilled to have the house to himself where he can eat, sleep, wear whatever he wants and hang out with Cofeld (guest star Anthony Anderson). But when the week doesnt go exactly as planned, Eddie realizes how much he misses Joy. Meanwhile, Joy and Allison arent missing Eddie too much as they work-it on the beach.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

April 11, 2007

When one of Eddies single idols comes for a visit, Eddie is in awe, while Joy is unimpressed by Webbys (guest star Ted McGinley) lifestyle of wild adventures and exotic travels. To Joy, Webby is running away from the one thing that can make him truly happy: a committed relationship. Ignoring Eddies warnings, Joy sets Webby up with Denise (guest star Tricia Fisher), who tames Webbys ways. When Webby is ready to settle down, Denise lets Joy know that shes not interested. Meanwhile, Jeff is miserable at the sight of his crying wife in an incredibly ugly shirt. Later, summer vacation has begun and Allison (guest-star Krysten Ritter) surprises her parents when she brings Doug (guest-star Tim Sharp) home. When Allison and Doug spend their days enjoying the summer, Steph convinces Eddie to join them. Meanwhile, Jeff and Joy feel left out and annoyed by their partners happiness but finally get convinced to join in.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

April 11, 2007

Summer vacation has begun and Allison surprises her parents when she brings Doug (guest-star Timm Sharp) home. When Allison and Doug spend their days enjoying the summer, Steph gets Eddie to join them. Jeff and Joy feel left out and annoyed by their partners happiness but finally are persuaded to join in.

Read More

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Back to top

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page