Original air date: 04/13/2014 Runtime: 28:22 min. After his short-lived tour with Atticus, Hank Moody is eager to reunite with the love of his life, but things don’t go as planned with Karen. Hank meets with Stu and The Director on the TV adaptation of Santa Monica Cop and gets hired by showrunner Rick Rath. A reporter, Levon, asks to interview Hank for his college paper. Charlie’s performance anxiety leaves Marcy wondering what she got herself back into.
Original air date: 04/20/2014 Runtime: 27:08 min. Hank’s first day in the Santa Monica Cop writer’s room brings aggravation by his new co-workers. Hank is surprised during a visit to Levon’s apartment. Things start looking up for Charlie and Marcy when he meets Rath’s new assistant. Karen gets an unexpected surprise.
Original air date: 04/27/2014 Runtime: 28:12 min. Hank sits in on a casting session while Levon tries to bond with Rath’s assistant, Melanie. Hank gets his first episode assignment, much to the chagrin of co-workers Terry and Hugh. Charlie hopes to fix things with Marcy, while Karen is ready to throw in the towel with Hank.
Original air date: 05/04/2014 Runtime: 26:35 min. Hank, Levon and Julia celebrate Julia’s new role. Levon hopes for some alone time with Melanie, but three’s a crowd with The Director in the way. Money troubles add to Charlie and Marcy’s marital unrest, but new client Goldie may put Charlie back in the black.
Original air date: 05/11/2014 Runtime: 28:06 min. While Julia is with Rath, Hank and Levon have a night out. Levon has the best night of his life with Nikki, while Karen, Hank and Marcy are forced to endure the company of Nikki’s creepy friend. Charlie may have gotten in over his head with his new client Goldie.
Original air date: 05/18/2014 Runtime: 28:21 min. It’s the Santa Monica Cop kickoff party at Rath’s. Hank has an intimate notes session with the show’s female lead, Amy Taylor Walsh, while the male lead, Hashtag Black has his eye on Julia. While Charlie manages head-case client Goldie, Stu makes him an offer. The party ends early when Levon breaks Rath’s cardinal rule.
Original air date: 05/25/2014 Runtime: 28:17 min. Rath demands a rewrite of Hank’s script. Julia’s boss Dr. Dan gives career advice, but Hank and Levon have other ideas. Charlie and Marcy consider Stu’s offer, while Atticus’ old rock ‘n roll butler Krull offers an alternative solution to their money woes.
Original air date: 06/01/2014 Runtime: 27:23 min. On Hank’s episode of Santa Monica Cop, he encounters problems with Hashtag Black, so The Director leaves Hank to get things back on track. Julia proves to be a distraction. Levon gets a big opportunity. News of Stu’s offer leads to fisticuffs.
Original air date: 06/15/2014 Runtime: 28:21 min. Hank entices Karen into dinner at an old place, but Julia interrupts their romantic evening. Later, Charlie, Marcy, Krull, and Levon -- accompanied by his new “friend” Mi Suk Kok -- bring even more drama. Rath shows up with Eddie Nero, currently in “research mode” for his upcoming appearance on Santa Monica Cop. Stu’s assault on Charlie’s manhood sends the night into chaos.
Original air date: 06/22/2014 Runtime: 28:57 min. The ratings are in for Santa Monica Cop. Hank may be out of a job, which sends Charlie reeling. With their revenue stream drying up Marcy decides to accept Stu’s offer. Karen arrives with a special guest – Becca, who makes a big announcement. However, Karen’s plans for a family reunion are spoiled by Levon.
Original air date: 06/29/2014 Runtime: 29:30 min. Hank is still not on board with Becca’s plans, but Karen massages the situation. At Malibar, Hank and Levon reconnect with Hank’s old student, Tara. Later, Hank reassures Julia and invites her to a special dinner. While urging Charlie to save Marcy, Hank makes a life-altering decision.