Arrested Development

Character: Bride of Gob
Created by: Mitchell Hurwitz
Episodes: 5
Genre: Comedy
Running time: 22min
Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.


1×16 – Altar Egos (original air date: March 17, 2004)
Michael has a one-night stand with a woman named Maggie Lizer. He has a guilt-trip after learning she is blind, but not so much after he discovers that she’s the prosecuting attorney against his family. Meanwhile, GOB gets married to a woman after a series of escalating dares, and tries to get a subsequent divorce.
1×17 – Justice Is Blind (original air date: March 21, 2004)
While grappling with the dilemma of whether or not to open his father’s case file, Michael discovers the truth about Maggie.

1×19 – Best Man for the Gob (original air date: April 4, 2004)
Gob throws a bachelor party to scare the company accountant — who’s getting ready to testify against George Sr. — into believing he killed a stripper.

1×20 – Whistler’s Mother (original air date: April 11, 2004)
As his entire family targets company funds that have recently become unfrozen, Michael purchases some ultimately worthless land from his Uncle Oscar.

2×13 – Motherboy XXX (original air date: March 13, 2005)
Lucille recruits George Michael to take Buster’s place at the annual mother son dinner dance. While Michael and Gob are busy tracking down the seal that ate Buster’s hand, Tobias signs away the family’s life rights in order to get a part with his former acting coach Carl Weathers.