Party of Five: Season 2

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 27
1995

Ready or Not

The arrival of Charlie’s old girlfriend, Pamela Rush, interrupts Kirsten and Charlie’s wedding plans. She claims that Charlie fathered her four-year-old son, Spence…

2 Oct 04
1995

Falsies

Claudia feels out of place in junior high school. Will, along with Bailey, checks out an Eastern college. Julia and Justin take action to a new rule that prohibits kissing in s…

3 Oct 18
1995

Dearly Beloved

After being irritated by the family’s interference in her wedding plans, Kirsten and Charlie decide to run off to Reno and elope. Charlie’s friend, Dudley, continue…

4 Oct 25
1995

Have No Fear

Joe suffers a heart attack and Charlie takes over management of Salingers. Julia assumes Griffin will want to have sex with her, but when he asks to sleep with her, it turns ou…

5 Nov 01
1995

Change Partners ... and Dance

Claudia breaks her arm while ice-skating with everybody, and Ross worries about her future as a violinist. Julia gets Griffin a job at Salinger’s. He skips the first day…

6 Nov 08
1995

Analogies

Kristen’s parents arrive suddenly to spend some time with them. They’re staying in the house, and they drive Kristen crazy. Charlie tells her that she is like her m…

7 Nov 15
1995

Where There's Smoke

A fire destroys the restaurant. The insurance company refuses to give Charlie the money because they think he did it. Kristen helps him and they get the money. Will asks Bailey…

8 Nov 22
1995

Best Laid Plans

musical guest: Sophie B. Hawkins
Kristen prohibits Dudley to give Charlie a bachelor’s party, so he asks Bailey if he would do it. Charlie runs into a desperate wom…

9 Dec 13
1995

The Wedding

It’s the wedding day. Charlie is not sure and asks Kristen to wait 6 more months, but she doesn’t understand. He feels pressured and can’t handle it. Everybod…

10 Dec 20
1995

Grand Delusions

Charlie decides to take Claudia with him to Mexico. Charlie meets a woman at the hotel lobby and Claudia gets mad at him, saying that he never loved Kristen in the first place.…

11 Jan 03
1996

Unfair Advantage

A teacher is hitting on Julia and she feels uncomfortable. He asks her if he can give her a ride home and tries to kiss her. She is upset and talks to Justin. He threats him, a…

12 Jan 10
1996

Hold on Tight

Claudia tells Charlie that Kristen called. He goes after her, but she just wanted some help with the taxes. They have dinner and end up sleeping together. Kristen tells him tha…

13 Jan 17
1996

Poor Substitutes

After a woman mistakes Sarah for someone else’s daughter, she decides to try to find her birth mother. They find her on the list and Bailey calls her behind Sarah’s…

14 Jan 24
1996

Strange Bedfellows

Claudia is caught smoking, and her teacher advises Charlie to make a deal with her. The deal is that Claudia won’t smoke is Charlie doesn’t get involved with her te…

15 Jan 31
1996

Benefactors

One of Charlie’s clients tries to seduce him. Emily says she thinks it’s too soon to sleep with Charlie, so he sleeps with his client. Julia is having problems in h…

16 Feb 07
1996

Comings and Goings

Emily finds out about Charlie’s affair and they break up. Kathleen tells him that she doesn’t want to be just another girl, and wants to take their relationship ahe…

17 Feb 14
1996

Valentine's Day

It’s Valentine’s Day. Bailey has unromantic plans and Sarah doesn’t like it. An old friend of hers comes back from Paraguay and Bailey gets jealous. They go t…

18 Feb 21
1996

Before and After

Julia is pregnant. She’s not sure if she wants to have an abortion. Charlie finds her pregnancy test in the trash and talks to her. She wonders what will be like to have…

19 Feb 28
1996

Altered States

Julia doesn’t want to go to school, and when she does she feels awful and guilty. She lies to Justin and Charlie and runs away to New Orleans to meet Griffin. She feels s…

20 Mar 20
1996

Happily Ever After

Jake is missing and Bailey worries about him never coming back. He comes back and apologizes, but Bailey can’t get over it. A woman calls Jake at the house, saying she…

21 Mar 27
1996

Spring Breaks (1)

Bailey is feeling distant from Sarah because she is spending all her free time with the band. She and Matt get robbed at an alley and they end up in the hospital. Bailey freaks…

22 Mar 27
1996

Spring Breaks (2)

Kathleen is taking the restaurant and Charlie asks Jake to help him. Charlie wants Kristen back. He follows her and send her 7 dozen roses in her wedding day. She tells him tha…

About Party of Five

Nothing could be worse than the sudden death of parents. One day Nick and Diana Salinger were killed in a terrible car crash, and left their five children all alone. Charlie (Matthew Fox), the oldest, will have to step in and take care of the family, serving both as father and brother. Bailey (Scott Wolf), the middle brother, tries to keep everything under control but undergoes an alcoholism problem when he realizes he can’t do it all. Julia (Neve Campbell), a young girl who keeps jumping from one bad relationship to another. Claudia (Lacey Chabert), the youngest girl that plays the violin, who has to enter adolescence without any help of parents, and little baby Owen, who was only 6 months old when his parents died and thus will never know how it feels like to have a mother and a father. Together, they go through all sorts of problems, from handling their parents restaurant and trying to keep it running to disastrous relationships and school problems. Soon they realize that in o

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