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Widowed mom Cate Hennessy raises three teens in this sitcom, which shifted focus in 2003 following the sudden death of its star, John Ritter, just before the start of its second season. Cate's father Jim (James Garner) joined the show and helped the family adjust to the loss.

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Season 1, Episode 22 Good Moms Gone Wild

First Aired: March 25, 2003

The Hennessys vacation at Cate's parents' Florida condo, where Rory befriends a senior citizen (Tom Poston) and Cate's old boyfriend (Ed Marinaro) turns up. TV Reporter: Tracie Savage. Sandy: Ashley Nelson. Cate: Katey Sagal. Rory: Martin Spanjers. Paul: John Ritter.

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