Season 1

3 November 2009 - 18 May 2010
"Oh, Joy."

Season 1

The first season of Mr. Sunshine premiered on February 9, 2011.


Principal castEdit

In credited order:

Notable guest starsEdit


Image Title Writer(s) Director(s) Airdate #
Pilot Pilot Matthew Perry & Marc Firek & Alex Barnow Thomas Schlamme February 9, 2011 #1
With a hockey rink that won't melt, a loose elephant and arranging an impromptu press conference, Ben faces the end of his casual relationship with Alice.

EmployeeOfTheYear Employee of the Year Marc Firek & Alex Barnow Beth McCarthy-Miller February 16, 2011 #2
Crystal holds a fake contest to determine the Employee of the Year, as Ben contends with catering to a young pop-star's needs.

Heather'sSister Heather's Sister Sally Bradford Randall Einhorn February 23, 2011 #3
Ben finds himself reluctantly on a group date with Roman, Heather and her sister, while Alonzo walks Crystal's dog in a dog show, and Alice tries to impress an old friend.

HostileWorkplace Hostile Workplace Eric Gilliland Bryan Gordon March 2, 2011 #4
Ben's plan to get his employees to like him backfires, as Crystal invites Alice and Alonzo on a double date, and Heather must find a new mascot when Dave suddenly quits.

CrystalOnIce Crystal on Ice Matthew Carlson Beth McCarthy Miller March 9, 2011 #5
Ben reluctantly invites Roman to move in, Crystal harbors animosity for a certain ice dancing group, and Alice cannot keep up with her "perfect man."

UnairedEpisode Lingerie Football TBA TBA March 16, 2011 #6
Ben helps Crystal find closure from Billy, one of her ex-husbands, while Roman is entertaining Ben's date. Meanwhile, Alice lends Alonzo a hand with two unruly, internet billionaires.

UnairedEpisode Celebrity Tennis TBA TBA March 23, 2011 #7
Ben teams with Alonzo to play doubles against Jimmy Connors and Fred Savage in a celebrity tennis tournament, while he feels the need to reveal to Alonzo his past with Alice, and a careless act brings Crystal closer to Roman.

UnairedEpisode The Assistant TBA TBA March 30, 2011 #8
Roman becomes Alice's new assistant, and she finds a connection with him that surpasses her expectations Meanwhile, Crystal honors a passing friend with a funeral, and Alonzo comes clean about a past relationship.