A Denver ad exec decides to open his own agency after he's fired for losing a big account for his firm. It was Tom Selleck's first TV series since 'Magnum, P.I.' ended in 1988, and was gone within three months.
When a client of Jack's dies, the man's widow asks Jack to deliver the euolgy---even though Jack knows little about him. Lee Garlington. Father Dutt: John Prosky. Dobbs: Edward Asner. Bruno: David Krumholtz.
Jack continues to try to date his therapist; Bruno hires a waitress to work in the office after they sleep together. Carrie: Christine Tucci. Ned: Phil Leeds. Jack: Tom Selleck. Dobbs: Edward Asner. Bruno: David Krumholtz.
Jack hits it off with one of Alex's professors after he drops in on an advertising class to defend one of his early ad campaigns. Professor Keyes: Susan Walters. Jack: Tom Selleck. Dobbs: Edward Asner.
Bruno's parents come to town to celebrate his birthday---and to persuade him to join the family business. Meanwhile, Dobbs and Beverly experience unusual reactions to a client's "vitamins." Saul: Steven Gilborn.
The gang is concerned after Jack gets together with an actress who once broke his heart---and who has recently separated from her husband. Victoria: Bernadette Peters. Harry: Michael Feinstein. Neville: Linda Hart.
The gang prepares to make a presentation to monks who train Rottweilers; Jack tries to be a one-woman man, but available dates keep getting in the way. Jack: Tom Selleck. Dobbs: Edward Asner. Bruno: David Krumholtz.
Jack and Claire discover---as they prepare to sign divorce papers---that breaking up is hard to do. Meanwhile, Alex tries to set her dad up on a date; Erica takes a stab at writing copy. Claire: Joanna Kerns. Jack: Tom Selleck.
Troubled by Jack's insensitivity as the gang tries to land a client, Dobbs quits---leaving the head honcho to make amends. Jack: Tom Selleck. Dobbs: Edward Asner. Erica: Penelope Ann Miller. Alex: Hedy Burress. Bruno: David Krumholtz.
Jack pursues the account of a hamburger chain with a tainted reputation, but he's reluctant to become its spokesperson. Phil: Stephen Tobolowsky. Dana: Lisa Thornhill. Willhaven: Michael McKean. Jack: Tom Selleck.