Murphy Brown Season 1

Season 1

Murphy Brown Season 1

First Air Date: September 27, 2018

First Aired on    :   2018
Episodes    :   13 episodes



Episodes

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1x13 Happy New Year (December 20, 2018)


The gang tries to distract Murphy from worrying about Avery's assignment in Kabul by getting her to attend the special 100th anniversary New Year's Eve celebration at Phil's Bar.


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1x12 AWOL (December 13, 2018)


A disillusioned Avery seeks career inspiration from his extended family at “Murphy in the Morning,” as the team tries to salvage a major story that hinges on a source in the Middle East who has gone silent.


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1x11 The Wheels on the Dog Go Round and Round (December 06, 2018)


During Corky's live "National Adopt a Pet Day" segment, she guilts Murphy into adopting a dog. Also, Avery's show is moved to the Wolf Network's plum 10:00 PM timeslot, and Phyllis and Miguel get a surprise visit from Fred Noonan, an intimidating health inspector,


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1x10 Beat the Press (November 29, 2018)


When Frank is physically attacked while covering a political rally, Murphy becomes afraid to dispute the opposing viewpoint of a guest on her show.


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1x09 Thanksgiving and Taking (November 22, 2018)



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1x08 The Coma and the Oxford Comma (November 15, 2018)


The team strives to land the first interview with Corky's beauty pageant friend who just awoke from a 10-year coma.


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1x07 A Lifetime of Achievement (November 08, 2018)


The team joins Jim Dial at an eventful lifetime achievement award gala in his honor, hosted by Katie Couric and attended by Murphy's worst-ever secretary, who has a surprising new connection to Murphy; Murphy discovers a kindred spirit.


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1x06 Results May Vary (November 01, 2018)


The team gears up for its live all-day coverage of the midterm elections, competing against Avery, who is reporting with John Haggerty, the Wolf Network's conservative superstar; Pat is horrified when Miles forces him to wear a conservative suit.


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1x05 The Girl Who Cried About Wolf (October 25, 2018)


Fearful of being scooped while legal vets her weighty investigative story, Murphy is exasperated when she learns Frank is dating an anchor, Christy Shepherd, from the competing Wolf Network.


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1x04 Three Shirts to the Wind (October 18, 2018)


Murphy and the team weigh the pros and cons of accepting the offer to have the first interview with a headline-grabbing former White House senior advisor who wants to promote his divisive book and agenda on “Murphy in the Morning.” Also, Avery moderates a lively political discussion on his show with locals in Buffalo.


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1x03 #MurphyToo (October 11, 2018)


After Murphy attends a sexual harassment seminar for the “Murphy in the Morning” staff, she is surprised to find herself reeling from the long-repressed memory of her own #MeToo moment.


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1x02 I (Don't) Heart Huckabee (October 04, 2018)


After decades of being banned, Murphy and the team devise an elaborate ruse to sneak her into a White House press briefing. Also, Phyllis hires an enthusiastic college “Dreamer,” Miguel, to help out at the bar.


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1x01 Fake News (September 27, 2018)


Back in the game after a brief retirement, and faced with a world of 24-hour cable, social media, “fake news” and a vastly different political climate, Murphy is determined to draw the line between good television and honest reporting, proving that the world needs Murphy Brown now more than ever.




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