The Great Indoors

The Great Indoors

2016 - 2017, Comedy
An adventure writer adapts to his new role as the desk-bound boss to a group of millennials.

Episode Guide

  • The Great Indoors - The Company Retreat (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    The Company Retreat

    At the magazine's company retreat, feelings resurface between Jack and Brooke as the two try to help Clark hook up with Emma; Roland accepts an opportunity to return to field reporting.

  • The Great Indoors - Roland's Secret (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    Roland's Secret

    Jack is caught up in Roland and Brooke's family drama when they each ask for help hiding secrets about their love lives.

  • The Great Indoors - The Heartbreaker (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Heartbreaker

    Jack sets up a double date to get Eddie out of a post-divorce rut; Emma decides to break up with her boyfriend.

  • The Great Indoors - Ricky Leaks (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Ricky Leaks

    After Jack insults Ricky, the magazine's IT manager, Ricky's actions cause everyone on the staff to turn on each other.

  • The Great Indoors - Party Paul (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Party Paul

    Jack takes Brooke's fiancé, Paul, and Roland out for a night on the town; Paul gets tipsy and goes missing.

  • The Great Indoors - Cubicles (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:


    Jack can't concentrate because of the millennials' distracting juvenile behavior, so Brooke installs cubicles in the bullpen as a remedy.

  • The Great Indoors - Aaron Wolf (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Aaron Wolf

    The millennials' journalistic integrity slips when Jack's nemesis, a former magazine staffer turned famous outdoor reality TV host, returns to guest edit the magazine.

  • The Great Indoors - Relationship Jack (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Relationship Jack

    Jack fixates on his relationship with Rachel to the detriment of the magazine and his friends, causing Eddie and Roland to try to break him of the habit.

  • The Great Indoors - Friends Like These (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Friends Like These

    Jack asks his co-workers to pretend to be his closest friends at a dinner party after his girlfriend becomes concerned by Jack's lack of an inner circle.

  • The Great Indoors - DTR (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:


    Jack dates a millennial to avoid commitment but needs the help of Clark, Emma and Mason to keep up with the girl's exhausting lifestyle.

  • The Great Indoors - Paul's Surprise (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Paul's Surprise

    Jealousy prompts Jack to insult Brooke's fiance at the couple's re-engagement party; the millennials squabble over who should create a slide show for the party.

  • The Great Indoors - Mason Blows Up (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Mason Blows Up

    An investigative coup turns Mason into an overnight celebrity, causing Jack to try and reassert his dominance; due to his low self-esteem, Clark offers Emma relationship advice about other men rather than asking her out.

  • The Great Indoors - The Explorers' Club (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    The Explorers' Club

    When an adventure society's president accuses Roland of faking an expedition, Jack and the gang work to clear his name.

  • The Great Indoors - The Mediocre Outdoors (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Mediocre Outdoors

    Jack tests the gang's survival skills by taking them on a camping trip and leaving them alone in the woods without their cellphones.

  • The Great Indoors - Office Romance (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Office Romance

    When the human resources department tosses out a rule against inter-office dating, Jack loses his excuse to break up with Amy; Mason comes close to uncovering the romantic history of Jack and Brooke.

  • The Great Indoors - At Emma (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    At Emma

    Emma quits her job after being refused a raise, making Jack and Roland the magazine's social media managers; Eddie rebrands his bar in an attempt to boost business.

  • The Great Indoors - Going Deep (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Going Deep

    Brooke steps in as Eddie's interim best friend when Jack is unable to help him through the pain of his divorce; a big secret is revealed when Clark, Emma and Mason face off in a fitness tracker challenge to win concert tickets.

  • The Great Indoors - No Bad Ideas (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    No Bad Ideas

    After crushing Clark with a brutal performance review, Jack is forbidden by human resources to give the staff any feedback; Emma and Mason try to help Brooke hire a new intern.

  • The Great Indoors - You Don't Know Jack (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    You Don't Know Jack

    The team cleans out Jack's old storage unit, discovering secrets about his love life in the process; Clark and Mason host a '90s-themed party at Eddie's bar.

  • The Great Indoors - Step One: Shelter (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Step One: Shelter

    Jack is forced to crash at Clark's tiny apartment until he can find his own place; Brooke has to tell the gang that the office perks are being taken away due to budget cuts.

  • The Great Indoors - Dating Apps (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Dating Apps

    Clark, Emma and Mason try to help Jack create a profile of himself for an online dating app after his first attempt is disastrous.

  • The Great Indoors - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Jack, a renowned adventure reporter, transitions to the role of desk-bound boss, overseeing a team of 20-something journalists, after the founder of the outdoor magazine he works for decides to go to a web-only publication.