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List of Man Seeking Woman episodes

Man Seeking Woman is an American television sitcom that premiered on FXX on January 14, 2015.[1] The series is about a naïve and soft-spoken man in his 20s named Josh Greenberg (played by Jay Baruchel), who finds himself in several surreal and awkward circumstances while trying to find love. On April 4, 2017, the show was canceled.[2] During the course of the series, 30 episodes of Man Seeking Woman aired over three seasons.

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
110January 14, 2015 (2015-01-14)March 18, 2015 (2015-03-18)
210January 6, 2016 (2016-01-06)March 9, 2016 (2016-03-09)
310January 4, 2017 (2017-01-04)March 8, 2017 (2017-03-08)

EpisodesEdit

Season 1 (2015)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
US viewers
(millions)
11"Lizard"Jonathan KriselSimon RichJanuary 14, 2015 (2015-01-14)XXMK010010.326[3]
Josh is dumped by his girlfriend Maggie and has a difficult time moving on. His best friend Mike encourages him to find a new girlfriend. Maggie is now dating Adolf Hitler (Bill Hader). Later, Josh meets a girl, Laura (Vanessa Bayer), on a train and asks for her number.
22"Traib"Jonathan KriselRobert Padnick & Simon RichJanuary 21, 2015 (2015-01-21)XXMK010020.185[4]
Josh agonizes over how to ask Laura out to dinner in a text message. She later agrees to dinner, however their first date does not go well. Guest starring Michael Hogan as Bradley.
33"Pitbull"Ben BermanDan Mirk & Simon RichJanuary 28, 2015 (2015-01-28)XXMK010030.206[5]
Mike takes Josh out to a club hoping to hook-up, however Josh is insecure and unsure of how to pick-up women. Guest starring Sarah Silverman as Josh's right hand (voice), Eddie Pepitone as Josh's left hand (voice), and Tim Heidecker as a bartender.
44"Dram"Ben BermanSofia Alvarez & Simon RichFebruary 4, 2015 (2015-02-04)XXMK010040.205[6]
Josh's sister Liz invites him over for dinner, setting him up for a blind date with a woman named Maude (Maria Thayer). Josh is pressured by his family to settle down with Maude who he just met. Maude is obsessive over Josh, but he does not feel the same way and goes to extreme lengths to avoid her.
55"Sizzurp"Jonathan KriselRobert PadnickFebruary 11, 2015 (2015-02-11)XXMK010050.098[7]
When Cupid (Jorma Taccone) decides to turn his life around he decides to set up Josh with a "super hot chick" named Whitney (Minka Kelly). Things work well at first but Josh's insecurities take over and he becomes paranoid and jealous of other men she comes in contact with, including Whitney's friend Tanaka (Fred Armisen).
66"Gavel"Jonathan KriselSimon RichFebruary 18, 2015 (2015-02-18)XXMK010060.174[8]
Josh enters into a happy relationship with Kayla (Anna Konkle), which is put in jeopardy when Maggie comes back in the picture. Guest starring Marc Evan Jackson as a judge and Jon Daly as Daniel Schultz.
77"Stain"Tim KirkbyIan Maxtone-Graham & Simon RichFebruary 25, 2015 (2015-02-25)XXMK010070.210[9]
Josh and Mike attend a wedding in hell. Guest starring Brett Gelman as a Demon.
88"Branzino"Tim KirkbyDan MirkMarch 4, 2015 (2015-03-04)XXMK010080.113[10]
Josh and his girlfriend Rachel (Claire Stollery) decide to be surgically conjoined to each other.
99"Teacup"Tim KirkbySofia AlvarezMarch 11, 2015 (2015-03-11)XXMK010090.218[11]
In a female equivalent of the show's premise, Liz re-renters the dating scene after being dumped.
1010"Scepter"Jonathan KriselIan Maxtone-GrahamMarch 18, 2015 (2015-03-18)XXMK010100.204[12]
Josh uses time travel pills from a convenience store to go back in time to save his relationship with Maggie.

Season 2 (2016)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
US viewers
(millions)
111"Wings"Daniel Gray LonginoSofia Alvarez and Simon RichJanuary 6, 2016 (2016-01-06)XXMK020010.280[13]
Mike feels neglected when Josh spends time with his new girlfriend Kelly (Sarah Gadon).
122"Feather"Michael DowseRobert PadnickJanuary 13, 2016 (2016-01-13)XXMK020020.249[14]
Josh falls for a girl (Liane Balaban) with similar interests, but encounters trouble when he can't satisfy her sexually.
133"Scythe"Dan SchimpfDan Mirk and Robert PadnickJanuary 20, 2016 (2016-01-20)XXMK020030.254[15]
Josh decides to "settle" by dating a car after the Grim Reaper (Chad Camilleri) tells him he will be bald in around three years.
144"Tinsel"Michael DowseSofia AlvarezJanuary 27, 2016 (2016-01-27)XXMK020040.176[16]
Another female equivalent of the show's premise, in which Liz carries out an affair with Santa Claus (Peter Giles). Guest starring Robin Givens as Vickie Clause.
155"Card"Daniel Gray LonginoRobert PadnickFebruary 3, 2016 (2016-02-03)XXMK020050.251[17]
Josh sets out to achieve his life's dream of being a video game designer.
166"Honey"Daniel Gray LonginoDan MirkFebruary 10, 2016 (2016-02-10)XXMK020060.169[18]
Josh begins to woo Rosa (Rosa Salazar) from work only to find out who she is dating. Guest starring Fred Armisen as Jesus Christ.
177"Cactus"Bill BenzMarika SawyerFebruary 17, 2016 (2016-02-17)XXMK020070.207[19]
Josh decides to make a move on a newly single Rosa.
188"Fuse"Dan SchimpfDan MirkFebruary 24, 2016 (2016-02-24)XXMK020080.212[20]
Josh becomes jealous when Mike and Rosa start dating.
199"Eel"Bill BenzMarika SawyerMarch 2, 2016 (2016-03-02)XXMK020090.154[21]
Difficulties arise in Rosa and Mike's relationship. Guest starring Carrie-Anne Moss as Joan Dillon and Tzi Ma as Master Sheng.
2010"Balloon"Bill BenzIan Maxtone-GrahamMarch 9, 2016 (2016-03-09)XXMK020100.167[22]
Josh gets his chance to be with Rosa.

Season 3 (2017)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code
US viewers
(millions)
211"Futon"Rachel Lee GoldenbergDan MirkJanuary 4, 2017 (2017-01-04)XXMK030010.239[23]
Josh begins a happy relationship with Lucy (Katie Findlay), but not without their own share of problems.
222"Ranch"Michael DowseMike O'BrienJanuary 11, 2017 (2017-01-11)XXMK030020.230[24]
Lucy meets Josh's parents and in the process Josh's mom gets overly attached to the couple.
233"Horse"Andrew DeYoungMike O'BrienJanuary 18, 2017 (2017-01-18)XXMK030030.195[25]
Lucy tries to bond with Mike, with some horrible consequences.
244"Popcorn"Ryan CaseJason BellevilleJanuary 25, 2017 (2017-01-25)XXMK030040.202[26]
Lucy takes Josh to meet her passive-aggressive parents, but Josh ends up befriending them much to Lucy's dismay.
255"Shrimp"Andrew DeYoungJason BellevilleFebruary 1, 2017 (2017-02-01)XXMK030050.192[27]
Josh meets Lucy's new friends and feels unsuccessful as all her friends have fancy and interesting jobs.
266"Pad Thai"Rachel Lee GoldenbergCirocco DunlapFebruary 8, 2017 (2017-02-08)XXMK030060.193[28]
Josh and Lucy are together after a year, but are stuck in a rut. Lucy seeks new adventures.
277"Bagel"Ryan CaseStefani RobinsonFebruary 15, 2017 (2017-02-15)XXMK030070.161[29]
After asking blessings of Lucy's parents, Josh plans to propose to her.
288"Dolphin"Michael DowseStefani RobinsonFebruary 22, 2017 (2017-02-22)XXMK030080.241[30]
Josh tells his mother and step-father that he and Lucy are getting married. Liz seeks out her estranged father (Peter Gallagher).
299"Cake"Michael DowseAaron BurdetteMarch 1, 2017 (2017-03-01)XXMK030090.198[31]
Mike throws Josh a bachelor party.
3010"Blood"Michael DowseDan MirkMarch 8, 2017 (2017-03-08)XXMK030100.241[32]
Josh and Lucy get married, however, their parents conspire to transform their unique wedding into a more traditional one.

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