About the Show
A successful radio talk show host and sophisticated man-about-town, all life's dice seem loaded in favour of Dr Frasier Crane. Intelligent, affluent, unattached - what could go wrong? Well...
Series 1 Summary
The renowned Boston psychiatrist and Cheers regular has come home. Recently divorced, Frasier is back in Seattle living with his dad, Marty. They share a home with Daphne, his father's charming physical therapist, and Eddie, his father's charismatic Jack Russell. Throw in a fierce sibling rivalry with younger brother Niles, and it's no wonder Frasier's in a spot of psychiatric bother...
Episode 1 - The Good Son
After moving back to Seattle to start his career as a radio psychiatrist, Frasier's disabled father Martin moves into his luxury apartment along with his physical therapist, Daphne, and Eddie the dog.
Episode 2 - Space Quest
While trying to adjust to life with his new housemates, Frasier spends the day searching for a quiet place to read his book
Episode 3 - Dinner at Eight
Frasier and Niles decide to take Martin out for a high-class meal but instead end up at his favourite restaurant - the Timber Mill House of Beef
Episode 4 - I Hate Frasier Crane
Frasier becomes the target of a hate campaign organised by a local newspaper columnist and Martin and Daphne encourage him to fight back
Episode 5 - Here's Looking at You
When Martin meets a woman while tinkering with his telescope, Frasier encourages the romance, only to find his father is suddenly hesitant
Episode 6 - The Crucible
When Frasier learns that a painting he loves is a fake, he worries he might be 'shallow'
Episode 7 - Call Me Irresponsible
Frasier speaks to a male caller who is cheating on his girlfriend and advises him to break up with her. When the girlfriend arrives at the station to confront Frasier, he ends up dating her.
Episode 8 - Beloved Infidel
Martin and an old family friend have an emotional meeting that makes Frasier and Niles wonder if Martin had an affair when they were kids
Episode 9 - Selling Out
Frasier signs with an agent, Bebe Glaser, and she convinces him to do commercial endorsements
Episode 10 - Oops!
Frasier passes on some gossip, which unfortunately leads to his colleague Bulldog losing his job
Episode 11 - Death Becomes Him
Frasier becomes obsessed with his mortality after the death of a fellow doctor who was the same age as him
Episode 12 - Miracle on Third of Fourth Street
Frasier disappointment is aimed at his family when his son's visit for Christmas is cancelled. He ends up spending Christmas day at the radio station rather than being at home.
Episode 13 - Who's Coming to Breakfast
Frasier upsets Martin when he reveals details of his love life on air
Episode 14 - Can't Buy Me Love
Frasier agrees to be a 'biddable date' at a celebrity charity auction and is thrilled when a beautiful model outbids the rest of the room for him
Episode 15 - You Can't Tell a Crook by His Cover
Frasier claims he can always recognise a criminal - until he and Daphne are fooled by a convincing ex-con
Episode 16 - The Show Where Lilith Comes Back
After finding a long-lost letter of reconciliation from Frasier, Lilith comes to Seattle and tries to rekindle their relationship
Episode 17 - A Midwinter's Night Dream
Niles fights to resist temptation when he and Daphne are trapped in his home during a violent storm
Episode 18 - And the Whimper Is
Frasier and Roz are nominated for broadcasting awards, but are then tempted to try to bribe the judges with gifts
Episode 19 - Give Him the Chair!
Frasier feels guilty when he loses his father's chair - and learns that sentiment is more important than style
Episode 20 - Fortysomething
Frasier has a mid-life crisis and considers chasing a younger woman to prove he still has some youthful vitality
Episode 21 - Travels with Martin
Frasier, Niles, Martin and Daphne go on an outrageous road trip, which leads to near disaster for Daphne
Episode 22 - Author! Author!
Frasier and Niles decide to write a book together, but are almost driven to fratricide before a single word is written
Episode 23 - Frasier Crane's Day Off
A sick Frasier is off work with just his paranoia for company, leading him to believe that everyone is after his job
Episode 24 - My Coffee with Niles
After a year in Seattle, Frasier settles down with Niles to discuss what it has been like to be back together again
A successful radio talk show host and sophisticated man-about-town, all life's dice seem loaded in favour of Dr Frasier Crane. Intelligent, affluent, unattached - what could go wrong? Well...Episode Guide >
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Frasier and Niles are pitted against the owner of a local garage in a battle over principles (and two dollars). And Daphne leaves the Crane household for good.