Friends: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 22
1994

The One Where Monica Gets A Roommate

This is the one where it all began … Rachel leaves Barry at the altar, meets the gang, and moves in with Monica. Monica, meanwhile, sleeps with Paul the Wine Guy, and Ros…

2 Sep 29
1994

The One With The Sonogram At The End

Carol, Ross’s lesbian ex-wife, tells him at work that she is pregnant with his child, Monica nearly has a breakdown when her parents come for dinner, and Rachel finds out…

3 Oct 06
1994

The One With The Thumb

Chandler’s reunited with his beloved cigarettes, which the rest of his friends can’t stand. Monica dates a man all her buddies love but with whom she’s bored.…

4 Oct 13
1994

The One With George Stephanopoulos

This is the one where Ross mourns the anniversary of losing his virginity to Carol while at a hockey game with the guys. Rachel gets her first paycheck, the girls have a slumbe…

5 Oct 20
1994

The One With The East German Laundry Detergent

Joey wants to get back together with a former girlfriend he dumped, so he tricks Monica into posing as his new gal pal. Ross helps Rachel, a laundry virgin, do her first load…

6 Oct 27
1994

The One With The Butt

Joey gets his big film break when he’s hired to be Al Pacino’s stunt butt. Chandler has second thoughts about an exotic married woman who wants him to be her sex to…

7 Nov 03
1994

The One With The Blackout

Just as Phoebe’s about to sing miserable folk songs at Central Perk, New York has a blackout. The gang returns to Monica and Rachel’s apartment, where Ross is about…

8 Nov 10
1994

The One Where Nana Dies Twice

Monica and Ross mourn the death of their grandmother Nana, and Monica and Mrs. Gellar come to an unspoken understanding about the relationship between mothers and daughters. Me…

9 Nov 17
1994

The One Where Underdog Gets Away

Monica’s first Thanksgiving dinner for the gang burns when they all run to the rooftop to see the runaway Underdog balloon from the parade. Joey wins his first modeling g…

10 Dec 15
1994

The One With The Monkey

The gang makes and breaks a pact to celebrate New Year’s Eve without dates. Ross compensates for his loneliness by getting a roommate – a monkey named Marcel whom e…

11 Jan 05
1995

The One With Mrs. Bing

Chandler’s romance novelist mum comes to New York to visit him and he’s not sure how he feels about it, especially after Joey catches Mrs. Bing and Ross kissing. Me…

12 Jan 12
1995

The One With The Dozen Lasagnas

Everyone knows the sex of Ross’s baby (it’s a boy), except for Ross, who doesn’t want to find out until it’s born. Rachel’s relationship with Paul…

13 Jan 19
1995

The One With The Boobies

After Chandler accidentally sees Rachel wandering around topless after her shower, a chain reaction of nudity ensues when she tries to even the score by seeing his penis. Joey…

14 Feb 09
1995

The One With The Candy Hearts

Ross’s first date in nine years is on Valentine’s Day with a beautiful neighbor. Susan and Carol, also out on a romantic date; end up at the same restaurant. Joey s…

15 Feb 16
1995

The One With The Stoned Guy

Monica cooks a gourmet meal for a restaurateur looking for a new chef. Unfortunately, he’s stoned and would just as well eat taco shells as her haute cuisine. After worki…

16 Feb 23
1995

The One With Two Parts (1)

Joey falls for Phoebe’s twin sister, Ursula, making Phoebe feel neglected. Meanwhile, Chandler finds himself between a rock and a hard place, when he is told to fire an e…

17 Feb 23
1995

The One With Two Parts (2)

After weeks of procrastinating, Rachel finally takes down the Christmas light on their balcony, only to fall off the balcony and sprain her ankle. At the hospital, Rachel ̵…

18 Mar 02
1995

The One With All The Poker

Tired of being referred to by customers as “Excuse me” Rachel interviews for a job as an assistant buyer at Saks Fifth Avenue. She also sees another side of the usu…

19 Mar 09
1995

The One Where The Monkey Gets Away

The gang searches frantically for Marcel, who slipped out of the apartment while Rachel was baby-sitting him. After Marcel is found and safe, Ross finally gets up the courage t…

20 Apr 06
1995

The One With The Evil Orthodontist

Rachel and Barry start dating again, which is kind of awkward because he’s now engaged to Mindy, who wants Rachel to be her maid of honor. But when Rachel finds out that…

21 Apr 27
1995

The One With The Fake Monica

When Monica’s credit card is stolen, she, along with Phoebe and Rachel, decide to catch the thief. Joey enlists his friends to help him come up with a less ethnic-soundin…

22 May 04
1995

The One With The Ick Factor

After losing his virginity to her, Monica’s boyfriend Young Ethan reveals that he’s a high school senior. Rachel has erotic dreams about Joey and Chandler, making R…

23 May 11
1995

The One With The Birth

As Monica’s biological clock ticks away like a time bomb, Carol goes into labor. When Ross and Susan can’t stop bickering over who gets to help Carol more, Phoebe d…

24 May 18
1995

The One Where Rachel Finds Out

Joey’s new girlfriend wants to go to bed with him but he can’t yet. He’s participating in a fertility study. During Rachel’s birthday party, Chandler ac…

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Six young people, on their own and struggling to survive in the real world, find the companionship, comfort and support they get from each other to be the perfect antidote to the pressures of life.

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