Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Nov 2, 2003
Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Nov 2, 2003
Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Nov 9, 2003
Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Nov 16, 2003
Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Nov 23, 2003
Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Nov 30, 2003
Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Dec 7, 2003
Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Dec 14, 2003
Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Dec 21, 2003
Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Jan 4, 2004
Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Jan 11, 2004
Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Jan 25, 2004
Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Feb 8, 2004
Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: Feb 15, 2004
Episode: 1x14 | Airdate: Mar 7, 2004
Episode: 1x15 | Airdate: Mar 14, 2004
Episode: 1x16 | Airdate: Mar 17, 2004
Episode: 1x17 | Airdate: Mar 21, 2004
Episode: 1x18 | Airdate: Mar 28, 2004
Episode: 1x19 | Airdate: Apr 4, 2004
Episode: 1x20 | Airdate: Apr 11, 2004
Episode: 1x21 | Airdate: Apr 25, 2004
Episode: 1x22 | Airdate: Jun 6, 2004
Episode: 2x01 | Airdate: Nov 7, 2004
When George Sr. is apprehended, the police realize they have mistakenly caught Oscar, George Sr.'s twin brother. With George Sr. at large, Michael is next in line to be prosecuted for the Bluth Co. crimes and must find funds immediately to stay out of jail. Too proud and angry to ask his family members for help, Michael is further vexed to find out that they are doing perfectly well without him - Lindsay and Tobias have decided to have an open relationship, Gob is running the company and Lucille has asked Oscar to move in and be a role model for Buster.
Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Nov 14, 2004
Due to Michael's continuing legal troubles, Gob agrees to be the company figurehead while Michael pulls the strings, an arrangement which, of course, ends up driving Michael completely crazy when Gob's showmanship and ludicrous ideas impress the board. Meanwhile, the mistaken identities continue when George Sr. is arrested in Mexico for a crime that Oscar committed, and Oscar takes George Sr.'s place in a way no one could have predicted.
Episode: 2x03 | Airdate: Nov 21, 2004
When the staircar turns up in Mexico, Michael decides to organize the family and go down to pick it up. Gob becomes suspicious of Michael's behavior so he hires a bounty hunter to follow him. Michael discovers this and rehires the bounty hunter to search for George Sr. Meanwhile, Lindsay develops a crush on the bounty hunter and Buster spends time with housekeeper Lupe's family and thinks he's in Mexico.
Episode: 2x04 | Airdate: Dec 5, 2004
When Lucille hires a bounty hunter to find George Sr., he delivers the disturbing news that George Sr. is dead. Each Bluth copes with the pain in a different way: Gob tries to pull off an elaborate illusion, Maeby tries to set up Lindsay with the bounty hunter, and Michael tries to mend his son's relationship. Meanwhile, George Sr. is closer than they all think.
Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Dec 12, 2004
When Wayne Jarvis is assigned to prosecute George Sr., he threatens Michael to turn in his father or go to jail. Michael, who has hidden his father in the attic, convinces him to stay hidden until he can figure out what to do. George Sr. confesses that he is only in town to win back Lucille and Michael is concerned that he will find out about Lucille's relationship with Oscar. Meanwhile, Lindsay spends more time with Maeby to get closer to Steve Holt and Tobias starts working out.
Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Dec 19, 2004
When a prankster throws the banana stand into the bay, Michael is forced to rebuild it. Meanwhile, Gob acts as president of the company and prepares for the annual Christmas party. But things take an awkward turn when Gob fires everyone after an employee inadvertently roasts him. Michael realizes he must woo the employees back by throwing another holiday party and decides to do it in conjunction with the unveiling of the newly rebuilt banana stand. Meanwhile, Buster plays hooky from the army and spends all of his time at the arcade grabbing stuffed animals with a skill crane.
Episode: 2x07 | Airdate: Jan 16, 2005
When the president of a rival company, Sitwell, hires away Gob in an effort to win the big company softball game against the Bluth Co., Michael asks Gob to throw the game. Gob grapples with the idea, but finds his new boss supportive and fatherly, which catches him off guard. Meanwhile, Lindsay takes anti-depressants and the bizarre side effects include hallucinations and a strong sense of team spirit.
Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Jan 23, 2005
When Michael learns that the company stock has been unfrozen, he decides to sell a little to buy a car. Unbeknownst to him and despite warnings from their attorney, the rest of the family sell off their stock as well and they lose control of the company. Meanwhile, Lucille 2 is back, only to discover Buster is dating the new secretary.
Episode: 2x09 | Airdate: Jan 30, 2005
When Michael reunites with his long lost love, Sally Sitwell, their romance is interrupted by meddling parents. Meanwhile, Gob starts to fall for Lucille 2 and Lucille worries about who will bid on her in the bachelorette auction this year since Buster is dating someone.
Episode: 2x10 | Airdate: Feb 13, 2005
The Bluths are worried that Lucille 2 is making a deal to sell the company, so George Sr. suggests calling an old family friend, Uncle Jack, for help. But when creepy Uncle Jack agrees to come to their aid only if he gets a date with Lindsay, Michael must come up with a plan to distract Tobias. Meanwhile, Gob and Buster team up to find out what Lucille 2 is up to and end up fighting over her.
Episode: 2x11 | Airdate: Mar 6, 2005
Michael's budding relationship with Sally is threatened when he runs into his former fling, Maggie Lizer, who's pregnant. Michael suspects that he's the father, but Gob brings up a good point - since Maggie lied about being blind, she could be lying about her pregnancy, too. Meanwhile, George Michael struggles to find a way to break up with Ann, and Buster learns he is going to be deployed to Iraq.
Episode: 2x12 | Airdate: Mar 6, 2005
The Bluths are shocked to discover that Buster's hand was bitten off by a seal and he's left with a mean left hook. Meanwhile, Michael has to figure out if Maggie's baby is really his or if it's just another one of her lies.
Episode: 2x13 | Airdate: Mar 13, 2005
When Lucille abducts George-Michael to take Buster's place at the annual mother-son dance, Michael and Buster try to save him and end up in a compromising position. Meanwhile, Tobias gets a role in which he must act like George Sr., which makes him more attractive to Lindsay.
Episode: 2x14 | Airdate: Mar 20, 2005
When Ann convinces George-Michael to run for student body president, Michael gets involved and things take a turn for the worse. Michael asks Gob to help remedy the situation, but instead, Gob shoots an offensive campaign video that makes all the students revolt against George-Michael. Meanwhile, Buster has an affair with Lupe and Tobias moves out - sort of.
Episode: 2x15 | Airdate: Mar 27, 2005
Gob and Buster team up for some magic tricks with the help of Buster's fake hand, but when Tony Wonder, a rival magician, starts to mentor them, somebody gets the finger. Meanwhile, Michael is forced to delegate some work when he's hospitalized and Lindsay teaches George Michael how to drive using the staircar.
Episode: 2x16 | Airdate: Apr 3, 2005
When George Michael gives Ann a promise ring, Michael is concerned it's too much, too fast and decides to talk to her parents, the Veals. But when his plan backfires, Michael takes matters into his own hands. Meanwhile, George Sr. enlists Gob's help in abducting Lucille and taking her to renew their vows in order to get her away from Oscar.
Episode: 2x17 | Airdate: Apr 10, 2005
It's Spring Break, and Gob gets the chance to confront Phillip Litt, the guy who featured Gob's magic trick mistakes on a "Girls with Low Self-Esteem" video. Meanwhile, Lucille's drinking is out of control and Michael tricks her into going to rehab by telling her it's a spa. But when Kitty kidnaps George Sr. and attempts to blackmail the Bluths, Michael must turn to Lucille for help.
Episode: 2x18 | Airdate: Apr 17, 2005
Due to shoddy plumbing on the model home, Michael must call an inspector to check out the house. But when he asks George Sr. to vacate the attic so that he won't have to cover for him, Gob steps in to help and all hell breaks loose. Meanwhile, George Michael helps Ann stage a boycott of the American version of "Dangerous Liaisons" and they inadvertently turn the movie into a bigger hit for Maeby. And when Michael asks Tobias to keep an eye on Kitty, their relationship begins to bloom, much to Lindsay's dismay.
Episode: 3x01 | Airdate: Sep 19, 2005
Michael is back in charge of The Bluth Co. and things appear to be on track. However, when Michael decides to take his son on a trip to the family cabin, his plan goes off course when he decides to track down George Sr. and ends up in Reno. Meanwhile, Lindsay - along with George Michael and Maeby, who are still dealing with the aftermath of their awkward kiss - goes searching for Tobias and discovers he's not blue without her. Gob goes to an event hosted by a group that reunites abandoned sons with their fathers and gets a surprise of his own, while Lucille is up to her old tricks dealing with Buster.
Episode: 3x02 | Airdate: Sep 26, 2005
To save money on expensive attorney fees, Michael tells George Sr. to plead guilty, but George Sr. proclaims his innocence and says he was set up by an underground British group. Michael goes to "Wee Britain" to investigate these claims, and meets a beautiful British woman, Rita, whom he asks out on a date. Meanwhile, Lindsay tries to flirt with the family's new attorney and ends up being charged for her time, and Gob stages an elaborate magic trick to get out of spending time with his son.
Episode: 3x03 | Airdate: Oct 3, 2005
Michael inadvertently lies and tells Rita that he doesn't have a family. But the lie catches up with him, when the Bluths try to surprise Michael by bringing Rita to a family party and all hell breaks loose. Meanwhile, Lindsay works as the nanny to the family's new attorney and George Sr. tries to escape the penthouse.
Episode: 3x04 | Airdate: Nov 7, 2005
In an effort to prove to Rita he's not a wimp, Michael tries to convince George Michael to join him in some manly activities, but George Michael is too busy prepping girlfriend Ann for an Inner-beauty Pageant. So Michael and his recently discovered nephew Steve Holt enter a triathlon, only to discover Gob is the one who stumbles at the finish line. Back at work, Michael must deal with a huge mole problem in order to salvage a major real estate deal. But when Gob and Buster team up with George Sr.'s surrogate, Larry, to help Michael save the deal, their plan falls apart in a big way. Meanwhile, Tobias mistakes a CIA agent for a CAA agent and inadvertently betrays the family, and Michael makes Rita a proposal she can't refuse.
Episode: 3x05 | Airdate: Nov 7, 2005
Trevor tells Rita that Michael must be eliminated; the family tries to trick Japanese investors; George-Michael mistakes a jet pack as a gift.
Episode: 3x06 | Airdate: Dec 5, 2005
After Michael announces he's marrying Rita, George Sr. worries that she's after their family's money. But when Rita's Uncle Trevor tries to stop the wedding by revealing some surprising information about Rita, Michael must decide if he wants to walk down the aisle.
Episode: 3x07 | Airdate: Dec 12, 2005
Upset after his breakup with Rita, Michael reaches out to Lucille, but is concerned when he discovers she's dating the Warden behind his father's back. Michael decides to tell George Sr. about the affair, but his dad has an undercover plan of his own.
Episode: 3x08 | Airdate: Dec 19, 2005
When Gob interferes at work, Michael gives him his own banana stand in an effort to keep him occupied. But when Michael learns that George Sr. has been using Gob to plot against him, he confronts Gob. The brothers decide to band together to teach George Sr. a lesson once and for all. Meanwhile, Lucille gets a facelift and Tobias and Lindsay vie for Bob Loblaw's attention.
Episode: 3x09 | Airdate: Jan 2, 2006
Concerned about the family's future, George Sr. insists they host a fundraiser to raise awareness within the community. Michael is in charge of finding a celebrity to emcee the event, so he sets out on a mission to track down Andy Richter. Meanwhile, Gob inadvertently becomes a waiter and has a run-in with a nasty customer - Lucille.
Episode: 3x10 | Airdate: Feb 10, 2006
When Michael represents his family at a mock trial, Buster pretends he's comatose to avoid testifying; Michael learns he may have a long-lost sister.
Episode: 3x11 | Airdate: Feb 10, 2006
Michael tracks down the mysterious woman who may be his sister; George-Michael and Maeby learn that their mock marriage is real.
Episode: 3x12 | Airdate: Feb 10, 2006
After Gob is imprisoned by American forces, Michael and Buster travel to Iraq to free him; George-Michael throws a surprise birthday party for Maeby.
Episode: 3x13 | Airdate: Feb 10, 2006
Michael tries to keep family members from selling their shares of company stock; George-Michael tells his father about being attracted to Maeby.
Episode: 4x01 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Michael says goodbye to the family business and starts his own. And the life of the family is turned upside down when their mailman Pete dies.
Episode: 4x02 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
George Sr. comes up with a get rich scam after his family falls apart.
Episode: 4x03 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Lindsay tries to reclaim her sense of self while traveling and getting back to her political activist roots.
Episode: 4x04 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Michael is presented with a new business opportunity that could change his life. Unfortunately, he needs his family to sign off.
Episode: 4x05 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Tobias searches for meaning after splitting with Lindsay, only to find that old habits die hard.
Episode: 4x06 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
George Sr.'s new business hits a rough patch, and he must bribe a politician to get his scam back on track.
Episode: 4x07 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Gob finds a new group of friends after his relationship falls apart and his family abandons him.
Episode: 4x08 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Lindsay continues to push away from being a Bluth by embracing a relationship and finding a new career.
Episode: 4x09 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Tobias returns to his roots and reunites with his leading lady after a rough few weeks.
Episode: 4x10 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Lucille finds that her children have already started divvying up her things, and adjusts to her new home.
Episode: 4x11 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Gob accepts a job from his brother, but is distracted by a scheme of his own.
Episode: 4x12 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Maeby moves out on her own and reconnects with her cousin, George-Michael.
Episode: 4x13 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
At UC Irvine things get steamy when George-Michael finds himself in a love triangle with his best friend Ray and his girlfriend Becky.
Episode: 4x14 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
Buster struggles to make it on his own and break away from his overbearing mother.
Episode: 4x15 | Airdate: May 26, 2013
George-Michael tries to reconnect with his father, but is finding himself overwhelmed by the responsibility of running his business.
Episode: 5x01 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
Surprises greet Michael at the penthouse and Sudden Valley. George-Michael confides in Maeby, who's trying to avoid Sudden Valley.
Episode: 5x02 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
For varying reasons, most of the Bluths (even Steve Holt) feel compelled to run off to Mexico. Michael tries to convince Buster to go to the police.
Episode: 5x03 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
The family unites behind Lindsay's campaign, but Michael senses that something is amiss. Maeby has an idea that George-Michael likes a little too much.
Episode: 5x04 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
Gob acquires a new office for the company with a "premium view." Michael gets a shock when he returns to a place that holds a lot of memories.
Episode: 5x05 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
The Bluths receive/present their award, but it weighs on George Sr. and creates new problems. Michael and George-Michael have a deep conversation.
Episode: 5x06 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
Michael attempts to bail out Buster. George-Michael finally meets the Howards, and Ron informs Michael that his plans for the movie have changed.
Episode: 5x07 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
George-Michael thinks he's being lied to by Michael, who thinks he's being lied to by George Sr. Gob hires guys to help with his "closet conversion."
Episode: 5x08 | Airdate: May 29, 2018
As the Second of July parade approaches, Sally steps up her campaign against Lindsay while the Bluths again struggle to keep their stories straight.