Season 1 - Growing Up Fisher (2014)
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Growing Up Fisher (2014)

Country: USA

Genres: Comedy

Taglines: As far as we knew, we were normal.

Director: Eric Appel, Michael Patrick Jann, Linda Mendoza, Michael Blieden, ...

Writers: DJ Nash, Tucker Cawley, Laura Chinn, Emily Cutler, ...

Stars: J.K. Simmons, Eli Baker, Ava Deluca-Verley, Lance Lim, ...

A typical family in the middle of a divorce: two kids, mom, dad and guide dog. Oh, and dad's blind.

Seasons:   1

Season 1 Series:

23 Feb 2014
S1, Ep1 - Pilot


11-year old Henry (Eli Baker) met the most amazing person he'll ever meet in his life when he was four-and-a-half minutes old, his dad, Mel Fisher (J.K. Simmons). Mel's an incredible father and successful lawyer...who happens to be blind. Ever since he can remember, Henry has always been his dad's eyes and wingman, so when his parents decide to separate, he's less than thrilled that his job has been outsourced to Mel's new guide dog, Elvis. Meanwhile, his mother, Joyce (Jenna Elfman), begins a quest to find herself, essentially becoming a teenager in her forties. This...
04 Mar 2014
S1, Ep2 - Blind Man's Bluff


After years of cleverly hiding his blindness, with Elvis now at his side, Mel (J.K. Simmons) must reveal he is blind to his biggest client without losing his business. At the same time, when Henry (Eli Baker) borrows Mel's guide dog, he is mistaken for being blind, but then decides to keep up the misconception after winning the attention of a pretty girl (guest star Haley Pullos). Meanwhile, when Joyce's (Jenna Elfman) 25-year-old grad school study partner (guest star Ginger Gonzaga) validates Joyce as cool, Katie (Ava Deluca-Verley) starts to see her mother in a new ...
11 Mar 2014
S1, Ep3 - The Date from Hell-nado


Father and son, Mel (J.K. Simmons) and Henry (Eli Baker), push each other to ask out women in their building, only to discover the women they're pursuing are mother and daughter (guest stars Constance Zimmer and Isabela Moner). Meanwhile, Joyce (Jenna Elfman), lost at sea on her first date since the separation, panics and crashes Katie's (Ava Deluca-Verley) date at a carnival, resulting in an impromptu mother-daughter double date.
18 Mar 2014
S1, Ep4 - Trust Fall


Mel (J.K. Simmons) discovers he has trust issues when he and Joyce (Jenna Elfman) disagree over how to discipline Katey (Ava Deluca-Verley). When Katie goes missing, Mel and Joyce have to team up to find her. Henry (Eli Baker), needing a break from his family's drama, forces Runyen (Lance Lim) to allow him to sleep over for the first time in their friendship.
25 Mar 2014
S1, Ep5 - Work with Me


In her ongoing quest to assert her independence, Joyce (Jenna Elfman) is determined to get a job. Mel (J.K. Simmons) encourages and supports her until she actually gets one - at Mel's law firm. But, surprisingly, Mel and Joyce work together well. It's Joyce and Mel's secretary Janice (guest star Carla Jimenez) who can't play nice, and their feud sets fires that Mel scrambles to put out. Meanwhile, tired of seeing Henry (Eli Baker) strike out with over-the-top romantic gestures, Katie (Ava Deluca-Verley) coaches him on how to land Jenny (guest star Isabela Moner): play...
01 Apr 2014
S1, Ep6 - Drug/Bust


Mel (J.K. Simmons) flips out when he finds marijuana in his daughter Katie's (Ava Deluca-Verley) bag - only to discover his ex-wife Joyce (Jenna Elfman) put it there. Apparently, Joyce is trying things she never could when married to Mel. Meanwhile, as his twelfth birthday approaches, Henry (Eli Baker) is convinced he's going blind since that's the age his dad was when he lost his sight. It's irrational, but just in case, Henry and his best friend Runyen (Lance Lim), embark on a quest to see the one thing a boy must see before he goes blind.
08 Apr 2014
S1, Ep7 - Katie You Can Drive My Car


When Katie gets her driver's license, Mel makes excuses to ride in the car with her; Joyce tries to fit in with her classmates.
15 Apr 2014
S1, Ep8 - The Man with the Spider Tattoo


In trying to make a new friend, Mel learns not to judge a book by its cover. Meanwhile Joyce intervenes when Runyen is no longer allowed to hang out with Henry.
22 Apr 2014
S1, Ep9 - Desk/Job


Mel fears Henry is becoming a slacker and tries to show him what success looks like; Katie and Joyce decide they should stand up for themselves.
29 Apr 2014
S1, Ep10 - First Time's the Charm


Joyce accidentally discovers Katie's plan to sleep with her boyfriend after the school dance -- her first time. Joyce and Mel set about to prevent it from happening, albeit in different ways. Meanwhile, Henry is feeling neglected.
06 May 2014
S1, Ep11 - Secret Lives of Fishers


Mel sneaks into Joyce's house to take bubble baths; Joyce panics over her success at school.
11 Jun 2014
S1, Ep12 - Madi About You


Mel tries to prove a point; Henry worries that he and Jenny have fallen into the "friend zone."
11 Jun 2014
S1, Ep13 - Growing Up Fairbanks


The family goes on a trip to Catalina once again. This time Mel tries not to ruin their trip, but Joyce tells him to man up and they bond more close than ever. Jenny and Henry kiss for the first time and at the end, even though, the dog may have broken the whole hotel room they stayed at, it was still a good bonding moment.