Cracking Up

Cracking Up

2004, Comedy
A psychology student counsels the son of a wealthy Beverly Hills family.

Episode Guide

  • Cracking Up - The Pool Man (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Pool Man

    The pool cleaning guy suddenly drops dead before before Tanner's birthday party.

  • Cracking Up - The Fixer (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Fixer

    Ben's mother reveals details on his younger days to the Shackletons against his wishes.

  • Cracking Up - Learning Disability (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Learning Disability

    Ben reacts to Lesley and Ted's lack of involvement in their children's education by inviting Tanner's strict teacher (Jenifer Lewis) over for dinner; Chloe and Liam fight for attention from their new tutor.

  • Cracking Up - Grudge Match (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Grudge Match

    An overly competitive Ted sets the whole Shackleton house on edge after a basketball game; Leslie tries to teach Chloe some of her old cheerleading moves.

  • Cracking Up - Panic House (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Panic House

    Lesley creates a panic room after a break-in at the house; Lesley accidentally locks Ben and Liam in the kids' room and forgets the password.

  • Cracking Up - Birds Do It (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Birds Do It

    Tanner walks in on Ben and his girlfriend (Zooey Deschanel) in the bedroom; Liam invites a female friend over to show Preston the ways of love.

  • Cracking Up - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    In Beverly Hills, Calif., a psychology student (Jason Schwartzman) counsels a wealthy couple's (Christopher McDonald, Molly Shannon) introverted son.