Spectrum Originals, Mad About You

This holiday season, Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt return as Paul and Jamie Buchman in a new MAD ABOUT YOU limited series event, exclusively on Spectrum Originals. Click “Watch Now” to catch up on all 164 original episodes!

HOLIDAYS 2019 | EXCLUSIVELY ON SPECTRUM

Spectrum Originals, Mad About You

This holiday season, Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt return as Paul and Jamie Buchman in a new MAD ABOUT YOU limited series event, exclusively on Spectrum Originals. Click “Watch Now” to catch up on all 164 original episodes!

HOLIDAYS 2019 | EXCLUSIVELY ON SPECTRUM

#MADABOUTYOU

 

Synopsis

  • COMEDY
  • HD
  • STEREO, CC
  • TV-PG

The Sony Pictures Television- produced series will include original cast, as Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt will reprise their roles as Paul and Jamie Buchman. “We promise you the same funny and heartwarming show - as soon as we can remember what’s funny about being older. It’s going to be great!" -Paul Reiser & Helen Hunt

 

Helen & Paul’s Picks

  • S1 E1. Romantic Improvisations

    When their planned evening alone turns into an impromptu dinner party, Paul and Jamie prove to be very resourceful in finding quality time together.

    First Aired: 09/23/92

  • S1 E11. Met Someone

    In a flashback from three years earlier, bachelor Paul accidentally bumps into attractive stranger Jamie and uses her misplaced dry cleaning ticket to track her down at her office Christmas party to ask her out.

    First Aired: 12/16/92

  • S1 E18. The Man Who Said Hello

    Paul is mortified when his star struck father calls out to talk show host Regis Philbin across a theater, but his embarrassment mushrooms when an amused Regis asks the chatty old man to appear on his talk show.

    First Aired: 02/27/93

  • S2 E15. Virtual Reality

    Christie Brinkley appears as Paul's perfect woman when he dons a computerized helmet and set of gloves. He makes the mistake of telling Jamie, who returns the favor by strapping on the gear and encountering Andre Agassi.

    First Aired: 02/03/94

  • S2 E16. Cold Feet

    In a Valentine's Day flashback, Paul and Jamie are swept back three years when bachelor Paul secretly scripts out how he will propose marriage to Jamie at the ice-skating rink in New York's Rockefeller Center.

    First Aired: 02/10/94

  • S2 E17. Instant Karma

    Jamie teaches her Valentine, Paul, that their love for each other can survive even the worst case of bad karma.

    First Aired: 02/14/94

  • S3 E8. Giblets For Murray

    Paul and Jamie host a big family Thanksgiving dinner.

    First Aired: 11/17/94

  • S3 E11. Our Fifteen Minutes

    Paul and Jamie are asked to make a short documentary about their everyday life.

    First Aired: 01/05/95

  • S3 E16. The Alan Brady Show

    Paul wants a cranky TV legend to narrate his new documentary film.

    First Aired: 02/16/95

  • S3 E18. Purseona

    A mix up with their purses causes Jamie and Lisa to change places for a day.

    First Aired: 03/09/95

  • S4 E6. Yoko Said

    Paul agrees to make a film with Yoko Ono.

    First Aired: 11/12/95

  • S4 E12. Dream Weaver

    Jamie is convinced that dreams have exposed problems between her and Paul.

    First Aired: 02/04/96

  • S4 E24. The Finale (Part 3)

    With their marriage on the verge of collapsing, Paul prepares to leave Jamie.

    First Aired: 05/19/96

  • S5 E2. The Grant

    As Jamie's tries to give up coffee during her pregnancy, Paul's Uncle Phil provides inspiration for his next film.

    First Aired: 09/24/96

  • S5 E3. Therapy

    A long-forgotten therapy appointment creates problems for Paul and Jamie.

    First Aired: 10/15/96

  • S5 E6. Jamie's Parents

    After thirty-seven years of marriage, Jamie's parents split up on the eve of a cross country trip together.

    First Aired: 11/12/96

  • S5 E15. Citizen Buchman

    The last words of Paul's late uncle cause dissent among the Buchmans.

    First Aired: 02/18/97

  • S5 E23. The Birth

    Thinking that their baby is about to be born, Paul hurries from an interview with a senile aunt for his new film as Jamie finds a cab to the hospital, one whose driver is her old boyfriend Alan.

    First Aired: 05/20/97

  • S6 E5. Moody Blues

    Following the birth of their daughter, Jamie struggles with the onset of depression while Paul does his best to direct his parents in a charity's production of a musical.

    First Aired: 11/11/97

  • S6 E7. Le Sex Show

    Resuming sex after the birth of their baby is not without problems for Paul and Jamie.

    First Aired: 11/25/97

  • S6 E9. The Conversation

    Paul and Jamie try getting Mabel to fall asleep by herself.

    First Aired: 12/16/97

  • S6 E13. Cheating On Sheila

    Paul and Jamie decide to switch therapists.

    First Aired: 02/24/98

  • S7 E5. The Silent Show

    Paul and Jamie's therapist asks them to stop talking for a day.

    First Aired: 11/10/98

  • S7 E10. Win A Free Car

    Paul and Jamie agree to help Ira rig a contest in order to save his store.

    First Aired: 01/18/99

  • S7 E14. Uncle Phil Goes Back To High School

    As the Buchmans help Uncle Phil return to finish high school, Lisa's new breast implants disturb Paul.

    First Aired: 03/01/99

  • S7 E21. The Final Frontier (Part 1)

    In 2028, Paul and Jamie's daughter reflects on her first twenty-nine years of life.

    First Aired: 05/24/99

  • S7 E22. The Final Frontier (Part 2)

    Mabel continues her account of the Buchman family history.

    First Aired: 05/24/99

Best Guest Stars

  • S1 E8. The Apartment

    Paul finally accepts Jamie's dare to give up the rent-controlled lease to his old bachelor apartment and sever all connections to the past. But Jamie doesn't know about Paul's edgy tenant - a strange gawky man named Kramer.

    First Aired: 11/11/92

  • S1 E17. The Billionaire

    Paul is flattered when an eccentric billionaire offers him a ton of money to produce a documentary film about his life. Assisted by Steven, his film editor, Paul, traipses after his loony subject and amasses miles of film.

    First Aired: 02/20/93

  • S1 E20. The Spy Girl Who Loved Me

    Paul nearly drools with excitement when Jamie invites him to dinner with her client Diane Caldwell, a sexy TV spy/heroine from the 1960s. But he gets jealous when his equally bewitched cousin Ira horns in.

    First Aired: 05/08/93

  • S2 E4. Married To The Job

    Paul encourages an overworked Jamie to quit her job.

    First Aired: 10/07/93

  • S2 E9. A Pair Of Hearts

    A mysterious trip to Atlantic City yields Ira's long-held secret.

    First Aired: 11/18/93

  • S2 E15. Virtual Reality

    Christie Brinkley appears as Paul's perfect woman when he dons a computerized helmet and set of gloves. He makes the mistake of telling Jamie, who returns the favor by strapping on the gear and encountering Andre Agassi.

    First Aired: 02/03/94

  • S2 E23. Up All Night

    Jamie and Paul are locked out of their apartment on the eve of her big exam.

    First Aired: 05/12/94

  • S3 E16. The Alan Brady Show

    Paul wants a cranky TV legend to narrate his new documentary film.

    First Aired: 02/16/95

  • S3 E20. Money Changes Everything

    Paul is nervous when Ira's ex-wife suddenly returns.

    First Aired: 04/27/95

  • S4 E6. Yoko Said

    Paul agrees to make a film with Yoko Ono.

    First Aired: 11/12/95

  • S4 E18. The Sample

    Paul's sperm sample is missing after the Buchman's car is stolen.

    First Aired: 03/31/96

  • S4 E22. The Finale (Part 1)

    Paul and Jamie's simmering marital problems explode after each admits to an indiscretion.

    First Aired: 05/05/96

  • S4 E23. The Finale (Part 2)

    With their marriage on the verge of collapsing, Paul prepares to leave Jamie.

    First Aired: 05/19/96

  • S4 E24. The Finale (Part 3)

    With their marriage on the verge of collapsing, Paul prepares to leave Jamie.

    First Aired: 05/19/96

  • S5 E2. The Grant

    As Jamie's tries to give up coffee during her pregnancy, Paul's Uncle Phil provides inspiration for his next film.

    First Aired: 09/24/96

  • S5 E14. The Penis

    After promising a dying uncle that they will name their child after him, Paul debates telling Jamie that he's learned the baby's sex.

    First Aired: 02/11/97

  • S5 E21. Guardianhood

    Paul and Jamie must struggle to find a guardian for their child.

    First Aired: 05/06/97

  • S6 E1. Coming Home

    After bringing their new baby home, Jamie and Paul worry that they aren't up to he task of being parents.

    First Aired: 09/23/97

  • S6 E4. Uncle Phil And The Coupons

    As Uncle Phil's aggressive coupon clipping gets the entire Buchman clan in trouble with the law, Jamie decides to get a tattoo.

    First Aired: 11/04/97

  • S6 E11. Good Old Reliable Nathan

    Paul agrees to give a lecture for the university professor who introduced Jamie to sex.

    First Aired: 01/13/98

  • S6 E22. Nat & Arley

    A sleep clinic uncovers the surprising truth behind Paul's chronic exhaustion; Nat and Arly each turn to a Buchman for advice about asking the other on a date.

    First Aired: 05/19/98

  • S6 E23. The Finale

    The Buchman's difficult work schedules lead to Paul ask a bumbling former caterer to take care of Mabel.

    First Aired: 05/19/98

  • S7 E14. Uncle Phil Goes Back To High School

    As the Buchmans help Uncle Phil return to finish high school, Lisa's new breast implants disturb Paul.

    First Aired: 03/01/99

Holidays

  • S1 E9. Riding Backwards

    Paul and Jamie get on the wrong track when they cram aboard a train to visit her parents for their first Thanksgiving together. Their good cheer is derailed when their crowded car is boarded by their feuding neighbors.

    First Aired: 11/18/92

  • S1 E16. Long Among The Tiles

    Paul and Jamie miss out on a friend's important Valentine's Day party when they accidentally lock themselves in their bathroom. They discover more about each other than either cared to know.

    First Aired: 02/13/93

  • S2 E6. The Unplanned Child

    Paul and Jamie care for a nephew on Halloween.

    First Aired: 10/28/93

  • S3 E8. Giblets For Murray

    Paul and Jamie host a big family Thanksgiving dinner.

    First Aired: 11/17/94

  • S4 E9. New Year's Eve

    Conflicting schedules conspire to keep Paul and Jamie apart on New Year's Eve.

    First Aired: 12/17/95

  • S5 E7. Outbreak

    Paul and Jamie's plans to everyone about their pregnancy at Thanksgiving dinner is jeopardized when the news begins to leak out.

    First Aired: 11/19/96

  • S6 E20. Mother's Day

    Sylvia fakes an accident out of jealously on Jamie's first Mother's Day.

    First Aired: 05/05/98

  • S7 E7. The Thanksgiving Show

    Paul and Jamie square off over a Thanksgiving game of charades.

    First Aired: 11/24/98

  • S7 E12. Valentine's Day

    Paul surprises Jamie with a new house for Valentine's Day.

    First Aired: 02/08/99

Most Romantic

  • S1 E1. Romantic Improvisations

    When their planned evening alone turns into an impromptu dinner party, Paul and Jamie prove to be very resourceful in finding quality time together.

    First Aired: 09/23/92

  • S1 E3. Sunday Times

    Paul and Jamie want to make the most of their Sunday in Manhattan and finally agree to a strict precise agenda. But their best-laid plans are waylaid by wailing relatives, well-intentioned friends and street-clogging parades.

    First Aired: 10/07/92

  • S1 E11. Met Someone

    In a flashback from three years earlier, bachelor Paul accidentally bumps into attractive stranger Jamie and uses her misplaced dry cleaning ticket to track her down at her office Christmas party to ask her out.

    First Aired: 12/16/92

  • S1 E22. Happy Anniversary

    Paul makes intricate plans to celebrate his and Jamie's first wedding anniversary, but the event hits the skids when Jamie worries about inviting their feuding friends Fran and Mark, who have recently separated.

    First Aired: 05/22/93

  • S2 E7. Natural History

    After a spat with Jamie, Paul leaves and winds up in the American Museum of Natural History, where he bumps into Jamie. As they talk out their differences, they discover they had an encounter as children at the same museum.

    First Aired: 11/04/93

  • S2 E13. Same Time Next Week

    Paul's absence makes Jamie's heart grow fonder when he is hired to shoot a documentary in Chicago. He flies home on the weekends for passionate reunions, but one weekend is jeopardized when Paul's mother comes knocking.

    First Aired: 01/13/94

  • S2 E12. Paul Is Dead

    Over the weekend, Paul and Jamie are stranded without cash or credit when their charge cards are confiscated after a computer glitch mistakenly confuses him with another Paul Buchman - recently deceased.

    First Aired: 01/06/94

  • S2 E16. Cold Feet

    In a Valentine's Day flashback, Paul and Jamie are swept back three years when bachelor Paul secretly scripts out how he will propose marriage to Jamie at the ice-skating rink in New York's Rockefeller Center.

    First Aired: 02/10/94

  • S2 E19. Love Letters

    While making repairs, Paul and Jamie discover a stash of letters and discover a love affair between a couple much like themselves. To satisfy their desire to know what happened, they track down one of the correspondents.

    First Aired: 03/10/94

  • S5 E9. The Gym

    Paul is upset when Jamie gives a homeless man a pass to his gym.

    First Aired: 12/17/96

  • S3 E13. Mad About You (Part 1)

    Paul and Jamie's wedding preparations are revisited.

    First Aired: 02/02/95

  • S3 E14. Mad About You (Part 2)

    Complications with the wedding preparations overwhelm Paul and Jamie.

    First Aired: 02/02/95

  • S3 E23. Up In Smoke (Part 1)

    A troublesome search for the perfect anniversary gift raises questions about Paul and Jamie's confidence in their marriage.

    First Aired: 05/18/95

  • S3 E24. Up In Smoke (Part 2)

    Paul and Jamie discover what their lives might have been like had they never met.

    First Aired: 05/18/95

  • S4 E3. The Test

    A magazine's quiz prompts Paul and Jamie to look back on their life together.

    First Aired: 10/08/95

  • S6 E7. Le Sex Show

    Resuming sex after the birth of their baby is not without problems for Paul and Jamie.

    First Aired: 11/25/97

  • S7 E11. The Honeymoon

    Paul and Jamie take the honeymoon they never had, only to find they've got some unexpected company.

    First Aired: 01/25/99

Best of Murray

  • S2 E1. Murray's Tale

    Paul and Jamie are stupefied when her luckless sister Lisa takes their dim-witted dog, Murray, out for a walk - and returns with another hound on the leash.

    First Aired: 09/16/93

  • S2 E2. Bing, Bang, Boom

    Because of Paul's workload, he and Jamie look forward to a long-postponed romantic night alone in their bedroom, but their little passion play is interrupted by phone calls, arguing neighbors, joggers and their klutzy dog.

    First Aired: 09/23/93

  • S3 E2. Home

    Some irritating neighbors have eyes for Paul and Jamie's apartment.

    First Aired: 09/29/94

  • S3 E15. Just My Dog

    A TV commercial makes Murray a celebrity.

    First Aired: 02/09/95

  • S4 E7. An Angel For Murray

    A busy Paul and Jamie consider hiring some household help.

    First Aired: 11/19/95

  • S4 E8. The Couple

    Paul and Jamie make a surprise discovery about a pair of new friends.

    First Aired: 11/26/95

  • S7 E15. Murray At The Dog Show

    Jamie and Paul disagree over what to do after their therapist says they are cured.

    First Aired: 04/26/99

In-Laws / Family

  • S1 E5. Paul In The Family

    Paul feels like the odd man out when Jamie's picky parents come to visit. And while her dad shows Paul how to remove a hair clog from the plumbing, Jamie shudders every time her parents question her choices.

    First Aired: 10/21/92

  • S1 E18. The Man Who Said Hello

    Paul is mortified when his star struck father calls out to talk show host Regis Philbin across a theater, but his embarrassment mushrooms when an amused Regis asks the chatty old man to appear on his talk show.

    First Aired: 02/27/93

  • S2 E3. Bedfellows

    After his father is hospitalized with mild chest pains, Paul and Jamie offer to spend the night at home with Paul's disagreeable mother.

    First Aired: 09/30/93

  • S2 E11. Edna Returns

    Paul mediates a spat between Jamie and her woeful and unemployed sister Lisa, after Lisa's psychologist publishes a case-study book in which her patient holds Jamie partially responsible for her sad-sack life.

    First Aired: 12/09/93

  • S2 E20. The Last Scampi

    Paul and Jamie find themselves in the middle of an argument between their mothers.

    First Aired: 04/07/94

  • S3 E5. Legacy

    Paul is upset over not being given his father's store.

    First Aired: 10/20/94

  • S3 E18. Purseona

    A mix up with their purses causes Jamie and Lisa to change places for a day.

    First Aired: 03/09/95

  • S3 E19. Two Tickets To Paradise

    Paul and Jamie get carried away when they masquerade as his parents in order to take an all expenses paid vacation.

    First Aired: 03/30/95

  • S4 E4. The Good, The Bad And The Not-So-Appealing

    Jamie sets out to win over her mother-in-law.

    First Aired: 10/29/95

  • S5 E3. Therapy

    A long-forgotten therapy appointment creates problems for Paul and Jamie.

    First Aired: 10/15/96

  • S5 E5. Burt's Building

    Losing his father in their old neighborhood makes Paul late for an important doctor's appointment with Jamie.

    First Aired: 10/29/96

  • S5 E6. Jamie's Parents

    After thirty-seven years of marriage, Jamie's parents split up on the eve of a cross country trip together.

    First Aired: 11/12/96

  • S5 E15. Citizen Buchman

    The last words of Paul's late uncle cause dissent among the Buchmans.

    First Aired: 02/18/97

  • S5 E20. The Dry Run

    As the Buchmans fall behind in their childbirth class, Sylvia accuses Jamie of stealing a spoon at her very first family dinner.

    First Aired: 04/29/97

  • S5 E22. The Feud

    Paul and Jamie find their mothers feuding over the cribs they each bought for the baby.

    First Aired: 05/13/97

  • S6 E2. Letters To Mabel

    As Jamie's letters to their new daughter Mabel put pressure on Paul, Ira discovers that Joan secretly harbors romantic feelings for him.

    First Aired: 09/30/97

  • S6 E5. Moody Blues

    Following the birth of their daughter, Jamie struggles with the onset of depression while Paul does his best to direct his parents in a charity's production of a musical.

    First Aired: 11/11/97

  • S7 E18. Stealing Burt's Car

    To avoid having his parent's take their old broken down car on a long trip, Jamie convinces Paul to steal it.

    First Aired: 05/10/99

  • S7 E19. Paved With Good Intentions

    Paul and Jamie pretend they are about to die and tell everyone that they love them.

    First Aired: 05/13/99

  • S7 E20. The Dirty Little Secret

    Genealogical research suggests that Paul and Jamie are cousins.

    First Aired: 05/17/99

Only in NY

  • S1 E7. Token Friend

    Jamie gets Paul to face a school rival, Howie, who blames him for derailing his career and forcing him to be a token-taker. After an unpleasant reunion at the station, Howie stomps out, leaving Paul and Jamie to cover for him.

    First Aired: 11/04/92

  • S1 E10. Neighbors From Hell

    Paul and Jamie's first encounter with their new neighbors is a disaster.

    First Aired: 12/09/92

  • S1 E13. Togetherness

    When Jamie lands a huge account to promote New York tourism, she hires Paul to direct the filming of a TV commercial. But when the tourism director disagrees with Paul's vision for the spot, Jamie is caught in the middle.

    First Aired: 01/13/93

  • S2 E8. Surprise

    Paul's birthday surprise for Jamie goes awry.

    First Aired: 11/11/93

  • S3 E1. Escape From New York

    Paul and Lisa try to escape a heat wave.

    First Aired: 09/22/94

  • S3 E7. The Ride Home

    Paul and Jamie try being less of a couple at a party, only to have their experiment end in disaster.

    First Aired: 11/10/94

  • S3 E10. The City

    Paul and Jamie must struggle with the city when they join Ira and his new date for a movie.

    First Aired: 12/15/94

  • S4 E2. The Parking Space

    Paul wants to buy a parking space, even though he and Jamie don't have a car.

    First Aired: 10/01/95

  • S7 E1. Season Opener

    Jamie and Ira talk Paul into experimenting with Viagra.

    First Aired: 09/22/98

  • S4 E17. The Glue People

    Paul's reluctant work on behalf of Jamie's boss exposes the Buchman's political differences.

    First Aired: 03/24/96