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"Season 1"
Episodes 13
Premiere Airdate: February 22, 2014
Slogan: You don't have to be related to relate.
Season Chronology
Next Season: "Season 2"

Season 1 of About a Boy premiered on February 22, 2014. It will then premiere on its regular timeslot on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:00 PM EST following The Voice.


Successful songwriter and bachelor Will Freeman lives a carefree life as the "ultimate man-child". His perfect world is turned upside down when single mom Fiona and her 11-year-old son Marcus move in next door.


Main Cast[]

Minor Cast[]

  • Tiphani Abney as Single Mom
  • Annie Mumolo as Laurie
  • Phil Abrams as Principal Goldenrod
  • Mackenzie Aladjem as Makala
  • Jaden Alexander as Cable Car Passenger
  • Leslie Bibb as Dakota
  • Aidan Carberry as Opening Dancer
  • Harley Cunningham as Bully #1
  • Anjelah Johnson-Reyes as Laurie
  • Gina Manegio as Single Mother
  • Mahal Montoya as Pedestrian
  • Makenzie Moss as Eden
  • Ava Davila as Madison
  • Jamie Hill as Jenny
  • Lil Jon as Himself
  • Catero Colbert as Party DJ
  • Michelle Gillette as Lady
  •  Stefan Marks as Science Teacher
  • Cricket Wampler as Hannah Bickleman
  • Jordan Fuller as Mitchell
  • Andrea Anders as Joanne
  • Adrianne Palicki as Dr. Samantha Lake
  • Will Sasso as Lou
  • Unknown as Margarit


  • TBA


# Image Title First aired
1 Pilot.jpg Pilot February 22, 2014
Successful songwriter and bachelor Will Freeman lives a carefree life as the "ultimate man-child". His perfect world is turned upside down when single mom Fiona and her 11-year-old son Marcus move in next door.
2 5457.jpg About Total Exuberance March 4, 2014
Andy guilts Will into agreeing to babysit Marcus so Fiona can go on a job interview, but the situation gets complicated when they receive a last-minute invitation to a once-in-a-lifetime charity pool party hosted by rap star Lil Jon. Meanwhile, Fiona discovers that honesty isn’t always the best policy when it comes to landing a job.
3 377.jpg About a Godfather March 11, 2014
Will attempts a much-needed boy's night out with Andy, but complications arise, leaving Will to reach out to Marcus in hopes of salvaging the evening. When Andy later becomes available, he attempts to track down Will, but instead winds up bonding over the joys of parenting with Fiona. Meanwhile, Andy and his reluctant wife Laurie solicit Will to be godfather to their son Jonah. 
4 Aa11.jpg About a Girl March 18, 2014
Marcus turns to Will for advice on getting invited to a party, but when that doesn't yield results, Fiona gets involved.
5 U4.jpg About a Plumber March 25, 2014
Marcus has plans for Will and Fiona finally dangles her toes in the dating pool. -When Marcus  starts hinting that Will  and Fiona  should start dating each another, Will does everything in his power to set him straight. Meanwhile, Fiona gets advice from Dakota  to get back into the dating scene.
6 Yl.jpg About a Buble April 1, 2014
Marcus pays a visit to the emergency room where Will meets the girl of his dreams. With Fiona  putting in extra hours at work, Marcus finally gets his own house key, but he quickly loses his mom's trust when Will  has to rush him to the emergency room following an untimely incident with a knife. 
7 Zz7.jpg About a Poker Night April 8, 2014
Fiona deals herself into Will's poker game when Marcus goest to his first sleepover.  Will  throws a poker night for his friends. Meanwhile, Marcus  goes on his first sleepover, but has a hard time staying the night when he finds the others aren't as nice to him as he had hoped.  
8 S1.jpg About a Slopmaster April 15, 2014
It's an abundance of riches for Will, who will stop at nothing to woo Sam. Fiona  volunteers to run a project for Marcus's class - a miniature society modeled after Dickensian London. Wanting to be King of the mock economy, Fiona instead selects him as the lowly slopmaster, much to his dismay, prompting him to figure out a clever yet questionable solution to turn things around. 
9 AK1.jpg About a Kiss April 22, 2014
Game night turns into anything but fun and games for Will-Andy and Laurie host a game night and Will  invites Sam , but things don't go exactly as planned when she arrives. When his friend TJ  asks Fiona  to join him for the festivities, Will goes to great lengths to discourage any sparks from flying. Meanwhile, Marcus  is uneasy when he discovers the mother of an older mean girl at school will be babysitting him.
10 Ddddddd.jpg About a Boy's Dad April 29, 2014
It's a family reunion for Marcus when his dad comes to town for a visit–Marcus is elated when his father, Hugh Womple takes a break from his penguin research in Antarctica to make a surprise visit. While Fiona does her best to mask her tormented attraction, she can’t help but notice how consumed Hugh is with his work and his indifference towards anything Marcus is interested in.
11 Čh.jpg About a Birthday Party May 6, 2014
Marcus  is excited for his first ever big birthday party and Will agrees to help plan it. But complications arise when Sam asks Will to a gala at the hospital, creating a scheduling problem. To make matters even worse, Will and Andy discover that one of Marcus’s popular classmates is having a birthday bash on the same day. Meanwhile, Fiona  and Sam get into a disagreement, and Will finds himself stuck in the middle. 
12 Ahhhh.jpg About a Hammer May 13, 2014
Will invites Sam to temporarily move in with him when she is forced to evacuate her apartment. However, when Andy  warns Will that his home will soon be transformed into her place, similar to what had transpired with him and Annie, Will starts to panic.
13 Chute.jpg About a Rib Chute May 13, 2014
Will finds himself in unfamiliar territory when Sam drops a bombshell on him in the season finale. Will  is completely heartbroken when Sam  receives a job opportunity she can’t refuse in New York, prompting Fiona  and Marcus to try their best to comfort their friend. With her absence weighing on his mind, Will turns to Andy for his sage advice in figuring out how to best move forward.