Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Oct 17, 2008
Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Oct 17, 2008
Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Oct 17, 2008
A planned remodeling of their bathroom leads to an argument between Christine and Peter; Lou is unhappy and losing patience with his nurse; Axel tries to keep Eddie from mentioning the deaths of Rick and Shin; Mexican authorities snag Cesar.
Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Oct 24, 2008
Christine's new African-American architect makes a positive impression on her; L.A. police intensify their search for Axel's shooter; Ben offers Anthony a chance to record at an exclusive studio; Cesar meets and befriends a young girl on his trip.
Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Oct 31, 2008
Anthony's first taste of the music-producing biz is an eye-opener, as he walks in on a rowdy party that's bursting with drugs and hookers; Kenny's involvement with Inez goes to a new level and he makes some moves that he hopes will solidify his position.
Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Nov 7, 2008
Peter's housing development is threatened by a raging wildfire; Kenny's efforts to have Gustav deported do not go unpunished; Cesar comes to the rescue of a young woman threatened by a gang of Mexican thieves; Ben is forced to deal with the doctor's sudden death.
Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Nov 14, 2008
Megan blames her mother for her parents' separation, so she acts out by sneaking off with Charles; after getting fired by Ben, a furious Anthony reconnects with an old gangster buddy and considers getting back into his former life.
Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Nov 21, 2008
A drug-addled Ben, who continues to be haunted by the Doctor, coerces Anthony into driving him into the desert for a powwow with his shaman; Cesar takes great satisfaction from his first steps on American soil.
Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Dec 5, 2008
Cesar reflects on his past and the incredible, dangerous trek that landed him in Los Angeles; Kenny and Amy's marriage goes from bad to worse, and he contemplates why he ever got involved with Inez.
Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Dec 12, 2008
A new detective arrives in the precinct and immediately riles up things; Ben engineers an attempt to wrest control of his company from his daughter; Eddie lends a hand to a Korean man and discovers a young girl in dire straits.
Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Dec 19, 2008
Cesar scores a job at a car wash; Christine discovers new info on Peter's departure; police question a suspected K-Town rapist; Jules issues Ben an intriguing challenge; Kenny tries to make things right with Amy.
Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Dec 26, 2008
Kenny and Amy give marriage counseling a go; Eddie the EMT runs into more on-the-job problems; seeking new ideas, Ben hires an MBA graduate; Cooper believes he's got Axel dead to rights.
Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Jan 2, 2009
Axel is questioned about the shootings in K-Town; Kenny gets stuck with watching the kids for once; Ben hears some unsettling news about a former business partner.
Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: Jan 9, 2009
Anthony and Ben pay a visit to Ben's former partner; Eddie has a confrontation with Mr. Park; Bebe joins the search for Axel; longtime housewife Christine attempts to try her hand in the job market; Inez steps over the line in her dealings with Kenny.
Episode: 2x01 | Airdate: Sep 18, 2009
The second season kicks off with Ben fresh out of rehab and back in L.A., where he digs into a murder that hit close to home. Meanwhile, a billionaire wants to bring an NFL franchise to town; a former pitching phenom tries to get his life back in order as his harried mother struggles to keep her hobby shop afloat.
Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Sep 25, 2009
Ben asks Anthony to help him investigate his youngest daughter's death. In other events, Seth wonders about the meaning of the visions he had during his near-death experience, while his assistant Andrea warns him that shareholders are showing concern after his collapse; Inez trains a new exotic dancer at the club; and Bo receives an offer to train a pitching phenom.
Episode: 2x03 | Airdate: Oct 2, 2009
Ben and Anthony's murder investigation leads them to a black-market purveyor of surveillance videos; Seth has second thoughts about his purchase of an NFL franchise; Kenny receives a tantalizing gift of which he isn't ready to partake; Inez and Jimmy enlist her gentlemen's club coworker to help pay off his gambling debt; and Bo and Wendy's hobby shop sinks deeper into financial despair.
Episode: 2x04 | Airdate: Oct 9, 2009
At the athletic club where his daughter was murdered, Ben meets an entertainment lawyer who tries to persuade him to drop his investigation. Meanwhile, Seth hits the streets searching for meaning in his life; Inez receives an expensive gift from a gentlemen's club client; and Bo leans on Tyler to devote more time to practice on the baseball diamond.
Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Oct 16, 2009
Ben and Anthony lean on a lawyer (Michael Nouri) to get information on Ben's daughter's murder; Seth relocates to an eco-friendly loft and announces his latest plan to benefit L.A.; Kenny befriends a woman who runs a homeless shelter; Bo goes overboard in his efforts to impress pitching phenom Tyler and his pal Eddie.
Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Oct 30, 2009
Ben has a reunion with his ex-wife, whom he hasn't seen in more than 30 years; Seth is visited by his long-estranged son; Bo tries to get his coaching job back and his problems increase when the store is broken into; a rich Englishman takes a shine to Inez at work; and Jimmy fences stolen goods for his loan shark.
Episode: 2x07 | Airdate: Nov 6, 2009
Ben's nostalgic reunion with his ex-wife and her husband takes a serious turn; Seth gets submarined by a tough journalist during a televised interview; Inez's boyfriend's admission stuns her, but not so much that she cancels her romantic getaway to London with her indulgent English suitor. Meanwhile, the hobby-shop dilemma has Bo and his mother at odds.
Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Nov 13, 2009
While Ben's investigation into his daughter's murder continues, his relationship with his ex-wife deepens; a hotshot televangelist (Patrick Fabian) suggests that he and Seth work together; and Kenny and Tess grow closer. Meanwhile, a pregnant but still boozing Maggie entertains thoughts of drying out, and Wendy grows jealous of Bo's new romance with a local nurse.
Episode: 2x09 | Airdate: Nov 20, 2009
Ben's search for Cassie's killer leads him and Anthony to a coke dealer with whom Cassie was friendly; Bo tries to recover funds that his mother donated to Seth's homeless project. Elsewhere, a power outage traps Seth, Kenny and Bo in Seth's loft; and Jimmy hopes to convince Inez to move with him to Scottsdale, where he's been offered a job at a cousin's automobile dealership.
Episode: 2x10 | Airdate: Nov 27, 2009
Ben and Anthony force heroin-addicted Roxanne to quit cold turkey in hopes that she'll divulge info on Cassie's murder. Elsewhere, Seth sets his sights on the televangelist who's standing in the way of his homeless-city project; and Bo is furious when Lily tells a girlfriend a little too much about their "special" lovemaking.
Episode: 2x11 | Airdate: Dec 4, 2009
Ben and Anthony's investigation takes them to an exclusive club, where they meet a Manson-gang admirer. Elsewhere, Seth revels in the news that he's been granted permits for his homeless city; a Hollywood director shows interest in Inez; and unlucky-at-love Bo turns to his mother for comfort, but she's more interested in a new beau.
Episode: 2x12 | Airdate: Dec 11, 2009
Ben and Anthony attend the Manson-worshipping cult's wake for Cassie; Kenny and Maggie pressure Seth about an operation on his brain tumor; a movie director arranges a meeting for his acting find Inez and escorts her to an industry ball that could be influential for her new career. Elsewhere, Wendy worries about her prodigal son, while her lover suggests she give Bo some space. Bo, however, is busy spying on his mother and goes to buy a gun.
Episode: 2x13 | Airdate: Dec 18, 2009
Season 2 concludes with Ben and Anthony confronting the diabolical Manson fanatics and discovering what really happened to Ben's daughter. Meanwhile, following his brain surgery, Seth stages a party to kick off development of his city for the homeless; Inez's film-director mentor demands she sever ties with a vengeful Jimmy; and Wendy is scheduled to be honored for her participation in Seth's Byzantium project, but Bo has other plans, which lead to a stunning catastrophe.