Ben and Kate: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 25
2012

Pilot

When Ben Fox discovers that his ex-girlfriend, Darcy, is getting married, he sets out to crash the wedding. Meanwhile, Kate gets advice from her friend BJ on how to obtain more…

2 Oct 02
2012

Bad Cop/Bad Cop

Ben finishes settling in Kate’s home. Meanwhile, Kate lies about her residence to get Maddie into a better school district, but when her plan falls apart, she must admit…

3 Oct 09
2012

The Fox Hunt

Ben and Kate discover an unopened envelope from 15 years ago that contains the yearly scavenger hunt their dad used to organize for them when they were kids. The find prompts t…

4 Oct 16
2012

21st Birthday

When Ben decides to throw a birthday party for Kate against her wishes, her frustration soon turns into excitement when she realizes that Ben invited Molly, Kate’s wild f…

5 Oct 23
2012

Emergency Kit

Now that Ben is living with Kate and Maddie, Kate wants Ben to be more responsible and prepared for potential emergencies, where Maddie is concerned. Of course, Ben thinks ther…

6 Oct 30
2012

Scaredy Kate

Kate gets invited to her hot neighbor’s Halloween party, so BJ tries to help Kate break free and be someone completely out-of-character for the night. Meanwhile, Ben and…

7 Nov 13
2012

Career Day

With Career Day at Maddie’s school coming up, Ben wants to find an actual job so he can make his niece proud. Meanwhile, Kate starts to develop a crush on her neighbor Wi…

8 Nov 20
2012

Reunion

When a high school reunion is held on the eve of Thanksgiving, Will (guest star Geoff Stults) encourages Kate to attend and stand up to the high school bully, Anna (guest star…

9 Nov 27
2012

Guitar Face

When Kate sees the face that Will makes while playing guitar during his cover band’s performance, she gets turned off and unable to take him seriously. Meanwhile, Tommy g…

10 Dec 04
2012

The Trip

Although Ben, BJ and Tommy disapprove, Kate and Will take their relationship to the next level when they go on a romantic camping trip together. Of course, the trip quickly goe…

11 Jan 08
2013

B-Squad

When Maddie fails the test to get into the gifted program at her school, she becomes part of “The B-Squad.” Kate, who blames herself for Maddie’s failure, dec…

12 Jan 15
2013

Girl Problems

Tommy finally brings around his new girlfriend, Lila, to meet the gang. But when Kate suggests the two women get to know each other, things don’t go as planned. Meanwhile…

12 Jan 15
2013

Bake-Off

13 Jan 22
2013

Bake-Off

Ben continues to expand his “Rail Mall” idea with his new business partner, Vera, but when she brings in more associates to help expand their plan, Ben doesn’…

14

Father-Daughter Dance

15

Ethics 101

19

Season Finale

About Ben and Kate

Kate Fox followed the rules all her life…until she got pregnant in college and dropped out just shy of graduation. After the birth of her daughter, Maddie, Kate put her twenties on hold. Now working as a bar manager to make ends meet and maximize her time with five-year-old Maddie, she’s uber-prepared for every possible catastrophe – except for the arrival of her older brother, Ben Fox.

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