For Your Love

For Your Love

1998 - 2002, Comedy
American comedy about various stages of love experienced by three different couples in Oak Park, a small suburb of Chicago. Starring Holly Robinson

Episode Guide

  • For Your Love - The Blaze of Glory (Season 5 Episode 19)
    Season 5 Episode 19:

    The Blaze of Glory

    While reminiscing about Dean's razed garage, the couples recall an incident with actor Eriq La Salle.

  • For Your Love - The Missing Link (Season 5 Episode 18)
    Season 5 Episode 18:

    The Missing Link

    Mel tries to intervene when Malena becomes obsessed with collecting all nine promotional toys from a fast-food restaurant.

  • For Your Love - The Professionals (Season 5 Episode 17)
    Season 5 Episode 17:

    The Professionals

    When Bobbie dates a student's father (Alfonso Ribeiro), the girl does everything in her power to sabotage the romance.

  • For Your Love - The Life-Long Dream (Season 5 Episode 16)
    Season 5 Episode 16:

    The Life-Long Dream

    Mel does not share Malena's desire for another baby; an unexpected event cuts short Dean and Sheri's road trip.

  • For Your Love - The Reel Deal (Season 5 Episode 14)
    Season 5 Episode 14:

    The Reel Deal

    The couples compete against each other to be contestants on a reality television show looking for attractive duos.

  • For Your Love - The Odd Couple (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    The Odd Couple

    Dean hopes to land a big account by playing matchmaker with his boss and Mel's gay assistant (guest stars Mark Tymchyshyn and Jack Plotnick).

  • For Your Love - The Enemy Next Door (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    The Enemy Next Door

    A misunderstanding between Malena and Sheri escalates into war when Mel and Dean take sides.

  • For Your Love - Blast From the Past (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Blast From the Past

    Mel is thrilled that his childhood nanny (guest star Laura Hayes) is going to care for the baby, but she clashes with Malena.

  • For Your Love - The Helpless Hand (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    The Helpless Hand

    Mel's track record of hiring beautiful but incompetent assistants continues, but he tries to keep it from Malena.

  • For Your Love - The Affairs of the Heart (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    The Affairs of the Heart

    Sheri's mother (guest star Cindy Williams) announces she is divorcing her third husband. Erik Estrada also guest stars.

  • For Your Love - The Green-Eyed Monster (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    The Green-Eyed Monster

    Mel begins to feel jealous of the attention Malena pays to the baby; after Bobbi gets divorce papers, Omar has a chance to make his move.

  • For Your Love - The Sexual Evolution (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    The Sexual Evolution

    Mel and Malena get their first chance for romance since before the baby was born, but they're disappointed.

  • For Your Love - The Picture Perfect Family (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    The Picture Perfect Family

    Malena and Mel knock heads over dressing the baby as a daisy for a calendar photo; Sheri has Dean begging for mercy.

  • For Your Love - The Re-Union (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    The Re-Union

    Sheri thinks about giving her marriage another shot as her birthday draws near; Malena juggles patients and breast-feeding.

  • For Your Love - The Boy From Uncle (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    The Boy From Uncle

    Mel's young uncle (Eugene Byrd) visits with plans to take over the family restaurant.

  • For Your Love - The Friend in Need (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    The Friend in Need

    Sherri and Bobbi help Malena slim down for Evan's christening.

  • For Your Love - The Great Escape (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    The Great Escape

    Malena leaves Mel alone with the baby for the first time; Reggie considers taking a job at a Caribbean resort.

  • For Your Love - The What Have We Done? Show (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    The What Have We Done? Show

    Mel and Malena's newborn keeps them up with constant crying; Dean and Sheri fumble with the aftermath of their passion.

  • For Your Love - The Birth Day (Season 4 Episode 13)
    Season 4 Episode 13:

    The Birth Day

    Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) gives birth, while Mel (James Lesure) nervously videotapes the blessed event -- or so he thinks.

  • For Your Love - The Forbidden Dance (Season 4 Episode 12)
    Season 4 Episode 12:

    The Forbidden Dance

    Malena and Mel join a salsa dance club hoping to induce labor; Dean and Sheri talk about getting divorced.

  • For Your Love - The Next Best Thing (Season 4 Episode 11)
    Season 4 Episode 11:

    The Next Best Thing

    When Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) interviews prospective nannies, Sheri (Dedee Pfeiffer) sabotages their chances of getting the job. Guest star: Telma Hopkins.

  • For Your Love - The Replacements (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    The Replacements

    Dean (D.W. Moffett) helps a frustrated Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) prepare for the new baby, while Mel (James Lesure) is distracted by a client.

  • For Your Love - The Model Client (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    The Model Client

    Mel hopes to net NBA star Shaquille O'Neal as a new client, but he gets distracted by a model looking for more than legal help.

  • For Your Love - The Second Big Breakup (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    The Second Big Breakup

    Sheri decides she needs time on her own to think about her life and her marriage; Reggie and Bobbi are shocked to learn of each others' bachelor/bachelorette parties.

  • For Your Love - The Not-So-Hostile Takeover (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    The Not-So-Hostile Takeover

    Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) is vexed when Sheri (Dedee Pfeiffer) begins confiding in a new neighbor (guest star Constance Marie) about her marital problems. With D.W. Moffett.

  • For Your Love - The Rules of Engagement (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    The Rules of Engagement

    Reggie tries to find the courage to propose to Bobbi; Dean and Sheri tell each other the unvarnished truth.

  • For Your Love - The Wedding (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    The Wedding

    Bobbi and Reggie elope after cracking under the pressure of planning a wedding; Sheri is unhappy with her marriage.

  • For Your Love - The Craving (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    The Craving

    Malena mistakes Mel's appendicitis for acute hypochondria.

  • For Your Love - The Truth About Cats and Dogs (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    The Truth About Cats and Dogs

    Malena worries she may not be suited for motherhood.

  • For Your Love - The Out-of-Towners (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    The Out-of-Towners

    Malena and Sheri's wild night rivals the boys' raucous night out on the town; Bobbi hangs onto her old apartment.

  • For Your Love - The Things We Do for Love (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    The Things We Do for Love

    Even though Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) is pregnant, Mel (James Lesure) considers throwing away job security to start his own law firm.

  • For Your Love - The Talented Mr. Rip-Off (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    The Talented Mr. Rip-Off

    Dean's big brother (Jere Burns) shows up for a surprise visit and a hand-out.

  • For Your Love - The Shrink Gets Shrunk (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    The Shrink Gets Shrunk

    A psychiatrist raises concerns in an annual evaluation about Malena's rigid, obsessive behavior.

  • For Your Love - The Prenuptial Disagreement (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    The Prenuptial Disagreement

    Malena learns that Mel has prepared a prenuptial agreement.

  • For Your Love - The Pregnant Pause (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    The Pregnant Pause

    Malena discovers she's pregnant, not sick with the flu; Bobbi and Reggie paint themselves into a corner.

  • For Your Love - The Bread Winner (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    The Bread Winner

    Dean loses his job; Reggie tries to win over Bobbi's best friend.

  • For Your Love - Accidental Doctor (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    Accidental Doctor

    A new patient (Heavy D) interrupts Mel's romantic evening with Malena.

  • For Your Love - The Date That Time Forgot (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    The Date That Time Forgot

    Bobbi grills Reggie and Malena about their disastrous blind date.

  • For Your Love - The French Lesson (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    The French Lesson

    Malena becomes obsessed with her French club; Dean and Sheri worry that they aren't ready for parenthood.

  • For Your Love - The Adulterer Who Came to Dinner (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    The Adulterer Who Came to Dinner

    Mel's boss invites himself and his mistress to dinner.

  • For Your Love - The Egg Timer (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    The Egg Timer

    Reggie and Bobbi plan to move in together; Dean loses his cool in front of Sheri's mother.

  • For Your Love - The Special Delivery (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    The Special Delivery

    Dean and Mel's football weekend is interrupted when Mrs. Gerard goes into labor.

  • For Your Love - The Father Fixture (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Father Fixture

    Reggie's father visits and announces that he and Reggie's mother are considering divorce.

  • For Your Love - The Burden of Truth (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Burden of Truth

    Malena discovers that Bobbi has been seeing someone behind Reggie's back.

  • For Your Love - The Couples Court (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    The Couples Court

    Mel lands a high-profile case that could make his legal career.

  • For Your Love - The Membership Drive (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    The Membership Drive

    When Mel lands a coveted spot in a country club, Dean suspects race played a part.

  • For Your Love - The Sins of the Mother ... and the Boyfriend (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    The Sins of the Mother ... and the Boyfriend

    Reggie tries to arrange a reconciliation between Bobbi and her mother; Sheri submits a photograph of Dean to an ad campaign.

  • For Your Love - Leap of Faith (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Leap of Faith

    Reggie enlists Bobbi's help when the restaurant is short-staffed; guest Eric Benét.

  • For Your Love - The Trouble With Angels (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The Trouble With Angels

    Reggie's passions halt when he discovers what his date does for a living.

  • For Your Love - The Ex-Files (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    The Ex-Files

    Sheri invites Dean's old girlfriend to dinner; Reggie tries to woo Bobbi.

  • For Your Love - The Girl Most Likely To ... (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    The Girl Most Likely To ...

    Malena intends to upstage her old class nemesis at her 15-year high-school reunion; Mel meets Malena's old flame, now an astronaut on the cover of a cereal box.

  • For Your Love - The Best Laid Plans (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Best Laid Plans

    Sheri's teenage sister (Jessica Kiper) shows up and steals Dean's company car; Bobbi prepares to begin her single life.

  • For Your Love - The Thanks You Get (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Thanks You Get

    Sheri wears a fake tummy to reap the benefits of being pregnant; Malena gets a cold shoulder from a wedding guest.

  • For Your Love - The Baby Boom (Season 2 Episode 22)
    Season 2 Episode 22:

    The Baby Boom

    Reggie and Bobbi take trophy dates to a coed baby shower.

  • For Your Love - The Morning After (Season 2 Episode 21)
    Season 2 Episode 21:

    The Morning After

    Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) finds women's phone numbers in Mel's (James Lesure) jacket and sets out to teach him a lesson. With guest stars Rodney Peete and Jamal Anderson.

  • For Your Love - The First Big Break-Up (Season 2 Episode 20)
    Season 2 Episode 20:

    The First Big Break-Up

    Insecure Bobbi becomes suspicious of Bobbi's behavior and reconsiders the future.

  • For Your Love - The Mother Load (Season 2 Episode 19)
    Season 2 Episode 19:

    The Mother Load

    Sparks fly when Malena's flamboyant mother (Patti Austin) visits.

  • For Your Love - The Van for All Seasons (Season 2 Episode 18)
    Season 2 Episode 18:

    The Van for All Seasons

    Malena wants Mel to ditch his old Porsche in favor of a family vehicle.

  • For Your Love - The Height of Passion (Season 2 Episode 17)
    Season 2 Episode 17:

    The Height of Passion

    Sheri questions her relationship with Dean over a past romantic gesture.

  • For Your Love - The Paper Chase (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:

    The Paper Chase

    Mel worries about his upcoming first wedding anniversary, but Malena's plans threaten the celebration.

  • For Your Love - The Last Auction Hero (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    The Last Auction Hero

    Reggie participates in a charity auction of eligible bachelors.

  • For Your Love - The Endangered Species (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    The Endangered Species

    Sheri objects when Dean's building plans would destroy a rare tree.

  • For Your Love - The Golf War (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    The Golf War

    Sheri and Malena have a slumber party when the guys go away on a golfing weekend.

  • For Your Love - The Brother From Another Planet (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    The Brother From Another Planet

    Mel invites Reggie to stay with him and Malena when Reggie's heat breaks down.

  • For Your Love - The Nightcap (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Nightcap

    Bobbi is disturbed when Reggie hesitates to advance their relationship.

  • For Your Love - The Runaround (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Runaround

    Sheri talks Malena into a friendly 10K race.

  • For Your Love - The House of Cards (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The House of Cards

    Dean doesn't get jealous when Sheri's guy friend (Jason Bateman) visits.

  • For Your Love - The Goodwill Game (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Goodwill Game

    Malena accepts Mel's less-than-sincere invitation to a football game, ending a tradition between brothers.

  • For Your Love - The Cuckoo's Nest (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    The Cuckoo's Nest

    Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) gets overwhelmed by her incompetent assistant (guest star MC Lyte), her patient Tracy (guest star Roxanne Beckford) and a tight schedule.

  • For Your Love - The Sister Act (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Sister Act

    Bobbi is troubled when her sister Maya, who has a history of stealing boyfriends, shows no interest in Reggie.

  • For Your Love - The Most Valuable Player (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Most Valuable Player

    Dean appears on a TV show with Walter Payton.

  • For Your Love - The Big Sleep (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Big Sleep

    Mel worries about his actions at a wild office party.

  • For Your Love - The Hair Club for Men (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    The Hair Club for Men

    Dean (D.W. Moffett) takes a liking to the men-only barbershop frequented by Mel (James Lesure); Malena (Holly Robinson Peete) gives a test.

  • For Your Love - The Divorce-i-versary (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Divorce-i-versary

    Bobbi discovers she is still married to her ex-husband (Malik Yoba).

  • For Your Love - The Art of War (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Art of War

    The newlyweds seek marriage tips from Dean and Sheri.

  • For Your Love - The Brothers' Day (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Brothers' Day

    Malena plans her first Mother's Day dinner for her mother-in-law (Jenifer Lewis).

  • For Your Love - The Vows (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Vows

    Dean and Sheri plan to renew marriage vows; couple seeks a mate for Thor/Chi-Chi.

  • For Your Love - The Good Doctor (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Good Doctor

    A psychologist (Kathy Najimy) causes a rift between the newlyweds at a seminar.

  • For Your Love - The Gift That Keeps on Giving (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Gift That Keeps on Giving

    Dean wants to surprise Sheri with the birthday gift of her dreams.

  • For Your Love - The Donor (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Donor

    Bobbie urges Reggie to become a sperm donor for an anonymous female acquaintance.

  • For Your Love - The Mother of All Visits (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Mother of All Visits

    Dean's aggravating mother (Tyne Daly) visits; Bobbi reveals Reggie's sexy moves.

  • For Your Love - The Games People Play (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Games People Play

    Skeletons emerge from Mel's and Dean's closets when the couples hold a game night.

  • For Your Love - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Family and friendship link three suburban couples, each at a different stage of love.