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Life's Work Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

18 Episodes 1996 - 1997

Episode 1

Pilot

Tue, Sep 17, 1996 30 mins

In the pilot, Lisa (Lisa Ann Walter) begins her job as an attorney, leaving husband Kevin troubled about her long hours at the office. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Jerome Nash: Larry Miller. DeeDee: Molly Hagan.

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Episode 2

Daycareless

Tue, Sep 24, 1996 30 mins

Lisa's meddlesome mother (Lainie Kazan) visits the Hunters when the couple's schedule conflicts cost their toddler his daycare. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Tess: Alexa Vega. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery.

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Episode 3

Contempt

Tue, Oct 1, 1996 30 mins

A cantankerous judge (Philip Baker Hall) pushes Lisa to the boiling point, while an article about Kevin's team has him steamed. Jerome: Larry Miller. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Matt: Lightfield Lewis.

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Episode 4

Concert

Tue, Oct 8, 1996 30 mins

Lisa is worried that Kevin (Michael O'Keefe) is becoming a square when he lacks enthusiasm at a rock concert, so she rents a replica of his old car to turn him around. Connie: Lainie Kazan. Matt: Lightfield Lewis. DeeDee: Molly Hagan.

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Episode 5

Burnout

Tue, Oct 15, 1996 30 mins

Lisa hopes her star will rise when Mr. Nash offers her a shot at a high-profile case, but the shuttle between home and work is causing her fuel to run dry. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. DeeDee: Molly Hagan. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery.

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Episode 6

Playdate

Tue, Oct 22, 1996 30 mins

Lisa arranges for a neighbor to baby-sit Tess, while Kevin passes half of his raise to Brick (Shashawnee Hall)---behind Lisa's back. Michael O'Keefe. Tess: Alexa Vega. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery. Duffy: James K. Ward.

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Episode 7

Girlfriends

Tue, Oct 29, 1996 30 mins

Lisa and DeeDee (Lisa Ann Walter, Molly Hagan) take out a smug lawyer who dated---and dumped---both of them. Meanwhile, Tess accidentally wanders into the basketball team's shower. Tess: Alexa Vega. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery.

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Episode 8

Pregnancy

Tue, Nov 12, 1996 30 mins

The Hunters try not to make a mountain out of a molehill when Lisa suspects she is pregnant on the eve of a weekend in the Poconos. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. DeeDee: Molly Hagan. Matt: Lightfield Lewis.

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Episode 9

Jobs

Tue, Nov 19, 1996 30 mins

The Hunters experience career chaos when Kevin covets a coaching position at a top university and Lisa (Lisa Ann Walter) frets over her evaluation. Connie: Jenny O'Hara. Fred Nitschke: Ron Dean. Tess: Alexa Vega.

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Episode 10

Gobbledegook

Tue, Nov 26, 1996 30 mins

Lisa's Thanksgiving turns into a turkey after Kevin is called away on a trip, leaving her to spend the holiday with her co-workers. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. Connie: Jenny O'Hara. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery. Fred: Ron Dean. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Matt: Lightfield Lewis.

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Episode 11

Boss

Tue, Dec 3, 1996 30 mins

Lisa doesn't find authority very boss when she earns Jerome's wrath for prosecuting a case he insists is not winnable, and her mother's for disrupting Connie's care of the kids. Jerome: Larry Miller. Connie: Jenny O'Hara. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe.

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Episode 12

Fired

Tue, Dec 17, 1996 30 mins

When Lisa's violation of a gag order results in a mistrial of a high-profile case, a politically minded superior (Regis Philbin) fires her to protect his standing with the voters. Jerome: Larry Miller. Lyndon: Andrew Knox. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter.

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Episode 13

Harassment

Tue, Jan 7, 1997 30 mins

When Tess (Alexa Vega) is suspended for kissing a boy, Lisa decides to teach the school board a lesson. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Connie: Jenny O'Hara. Matt: Lightfield Lewis.

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Episode 14

Fraud

Tue, Jan 14, 1997 30 mins

When the man who conned Connie (Jenny O'Hara) is brought to trial, Lisa helps Lyndon prosecute the case. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Jerome: Larry Miller. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. Matt: Lightfield Lewis.

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Episode 15

Neighbors

Tue, Jan 28, 1997 30 mins

Lisa has a conflict of interest when a neighbor who recovered property stolen from the Hunters turns out to be a mobster. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Jerome: Larry Miller. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. DeeDee: Molly Hagan.

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Episode 16

Ride Along

Tue, May 27, 1997 30 mins

Lisa rides shotgun on a police patrol, but is placed in the line of fire when the officer takes her and her co-workers hostage after a suspect goes free. DeeDee: Molly Hagan. Jerome: Larry Miller. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery.

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Episode 17

Dates

Tue, Jun 3, 1997 30 mins

Lisa plays Cupid when a defense attorney (Wendie Malick) has eyes for Jerome (Larry Miller), but her divorced boss is worried about taking another shot in the heart. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Tess: Alexa Vega.

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Episode 18

Banquet

Tue, Jun 10, 1997 30 mins

Lisa tries to attend an office soiree with Baltimore's D.A. (John Carroll Lynch) as well as a dinner date with Kevin and his boss. Kevin: Michael O'Keefe. Lyndon: Andrew Lowery. DeeDee: Molly Hagan. Lisa: Lisa Ann Walter.

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