The King of Queens: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 21
1998

Pilot

Doug receives his new big screen TV and turns the basement into a private recreation room. However, after the death of the wife of Carrie’s father and the subsequent burn…

2 Sep 28
1998

Fat City

Stunned by an old photograph of Carrie’s mother, Doug convinces Carrie to go on a diet and must pretend he is going on one too.

3 Oct 05
1998

Cello, Goodbye

Carrie’s on the fast track at her new job in a Manhattan law firm. But the trappings of success ā€“ late nights at the office, free concert tickets and being surrounded by…

4 Oct 12
1998

Richie's Song

Doug can’t figure out why Carrie refuses to go on a double date with Richie and his wife, Marie.

5 Oct 19
1998

Paternal Affairs

Doug’s favorite aunt, Sheila, begins to date Arthur.

6 Oct 26
1998

Head First

After feeling bad that Arthur has no friends, Doug starts taking Arthur everywhere with him.

7 Nov 02
1998

The Rock

Doug and Carrie remember when he proposed to her after a jeweler offers more money for the ring than Doug had originally paid.

8 Nov 09
1998

Educating Doug

Carrie signs her and Doug up for a class at the community college when she begins to think that they’re becoming dumb and boring. Doug has a hard time with it, but luckil…

9 Nov 16
1998

Road Rayge

Doug regrets helping Ray Barone cheat on his driving test. Meanwhile, Arthur’s neediness hinder’s Carrie’s studying.

10 Nov 23
1998

Supermarket Story

Carrie has Thanksgiving Day planned but is guilted into making a homemade meal which leaves her with less than a day to make a meal for ten people.

11 Dec 14
1998

Noel Cowards

Doug and Carrie realize they must buy a new car after theirs breaks down. One problem: they can’t afford it.

12 Dec 21
1998

Fixer Upper

Carrie fixes Spence up on a blind date with one of her co-workers.

13 Jan 11
1999

Best Man

Doug and Carrie attend a wedding of an old flame of Carrie’s, creating an uncomfortable situation for Doug.

14 Jan 18
1999

Dog Days

The Heffernans’ new neighbors have a dog that keeps them up at night, but Doug wants to avoid confrontation. Arthur thinks Charles Schultz is using him as a template for…

15 Feb 01
1999

Crappy Birthday

Carrie is upset about getting older when her 30th birthday rolls around.

16 Feb 08
1999

S'Ain't Valentine's

Doug’s romantic plans with Carrie are hijacked by Veronica, who has planned a last-minute surprise party for Spence. Arthur meets a woman at a Senior Center dance.

17 Feb 15
1999

Court Date

Carrie gets a speeding ticket and Doug, out of fear of the car insurance doubling, convinces her to go on a date with the cop that gave her the ticket.

18 Feb 22
1999

White Collar

Doug begins to miss being behind the wheel of his truck when he is promoted after the death of his shift supervisor.

19 Mar 01
1999

Rayny Day

When Ray Barone calls and asks Doug if he wants to play golf at his private club, Doug cancels on his friend Richie ā€“ who he was going to spend the day with in order to comfort…

20 Mar 15
1999

Train Wreck

Doug is upset when his new trainee doesn’t make Carrie jealous; Meanwhile, Arthur must deal with his purchase of his tombstone in advance and changing the first two numbe…

21 Apr 05
1999

Hungry Man

Carrie’s boss is having a cocktail party to impress a client and the only way Doug made it there was by not eating anything all day. He embarrasses Carrie by searching fo…

22 Apr 26
1999

Time Share

Carrie isn’t happy that Doug’s invited the Sackskys over-until she learns they’re separating and offering them their Hamptons time-share. Meanwhile, Arthur se…

23 May 03
1999

Where's Poppa?

Doug and Carrie send Arthur off to work at cousin Danny’s pizza restaurant.

24 May 10
1999

Art House

Arthur almost gets Doug fired. Doug then releases all his feelings about Arthur, which results in him moving out of the house.

25 May 17
1999

Maybe Baby

Doug and Carrie consider having a baby, which results in a flashback from Arthur about the day that Carrie was born.

About The King of Queens

Three’s definitely a crowd for parcel post deliveryman Doug Heffernan (Kevin James), whose newly widowed father-in-law, Arthur (Jerry Stiller), has moved in with him and his wife, Carrie (Leah Remini). Doug’s no longer the king of his domain — the renovated basement that houses his beloved supersized TV set — let alone the king of Queens, where he lives. Can they all just get along?

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