Jake in Progress Season 1

Season 1

Jake in Progress Season 1

First Air Date: March 13, 2005

First Aired on    :   2005
Episodes    :   13 episodes



Episodes

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1x13 Henry Porter and the Coitus Interruptus (April 21, 2005)


Jake's plans for a romantic evening with Brooke are interrupted by the antics of a child star and Naomi's labor.


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1x12 Jake or the Fat Man (April 21, 2005)


Jake's progress with Brooke hits a snag when a former boyfriend surfaces.


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1x11 Check, Please (2) (April 14, 2005)


Jake dates Naomi's sister, while Adrian does him a favor by keeping an eye on a reckless client.


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1x10 Boys' Night Out (April 07, 2005)


Jake, Adrian and Patrick attend the opening of a sports bar that's owned by one of Jake's clients, a not-too-tall basketball player.


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1x09 Harpy Birthday (April 07, 2005)


To attract new clients, Naomi insists that Jake throw her a surprise birthday party at his apartment.


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1x08 Desperate Houseguy (March 31, 2005)


Jake spends the night at Adrian's house and starts to like the suburbs after he meets a single mom.


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1x07 Take a Number (March 31, 2005)


After Jake asks a model to go to Vermont with him, he finds he's attracted to her model friend.


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1x06 Loose Thread (March 24, 2005)


Chaos ensues as Jake tries to juggle two teen-star clients, fil-in for an incapacitated Naomi and prepare a speech.


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1x05 Sign Language (March 24, 2005)


Jake plans an early night but can't sleep; so he goes to a lounge, where he's attracted to a woman staying at his hotel.


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1x04 Ubusy? (March 17, 2005)


While dealing with an actress who wants to end a romance with a younger actor, Jake wishes to deepen a relationship of his own.


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1x03 Rivals and Departures (March 17, 2005)


Jake invites a popular actress to be his date for a birthday party given by his biggest rival.


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1x02 Stand By Your Man (March 13, 2005)


Jake faces a PR crisis when one of his top clients, Dakota (guest star Ed Quinn) -- part of the three ""Gaymigos"" design team, wants to go public with the fact he's straight. Meanwhile, the girl Jake's romancing (Alicia Coppola as Alison) insists he set up her unhappily single cousin (Amy Von Freymann) with a date, and the only guy he can find is Patrick; and Adrian's in-laws (Mary Anne McGarry, Steve Susskind) turn up and insist on seeing their favorite person -- Jake!


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1x01 Pilot (1) (March 13, 2005)


Life moves at a non-stop pace for Jake Phillips, a New-York based publicist-to-the-stars who's the key player at Magnum PR Agency. Handsome, incredibly well-dressed, he's on call 24/7 to meet the needs of his A-list clientele. Whether it's a macho action star caught in an embarrassing clinch, an older actress trying to dump her much-younger (and even more famous) boyfriend, or two warring teen divas - Jake is there to spin the facts and control his client's image, a task that often leads him into unexpectedly funny situations. Complicating his work life even further is his boss, Naomi, a woman in a people profession who frankly can't stand people, and who often uses Jake to act as her go-between when things get too personal with the staff or the clients. The fact that Naomi is an expectant single mom in the difficult final stretch of her first pregnancy doesn't help matters. Brooke is an office temp who doesn't take any of Jake's BS, and she's one of the few women who has ever said ""no




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