Stark Raving Mad

Stark Raving Mad

1999 - 2000, Comedy, Drama
An editor helps an author overcome writer's block.

Episode Guide

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Big Finish (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    The Big Finish

  • Stark Raving Mad - He's Gotta Have It (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    He's Gotta Have It

    Unaware of the enmity between them, Henry invites Tess' sister to her surprise party.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Pigeon (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Pigeon

    Ian believes a pigeon seeks revenge for his accidentally killing her nestlings.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Grade (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    The Grade

    Ian drafts a book report for Maddie which receives an unacceptable grade from her haughty professor (Kelsey Grammer).

  • Stark Raving Mad - Secrets & Lies (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Secrets & Lies

    A journalism student makes a false discovery about Ian's past.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Therapy (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:


    Ian and Henry visit a couples therapist to research a character for a new book.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Hypnotist (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    The Hypnotist

    Ian hypnotizes Tess and Jake into believing they are Romeo and Juliet.

  • Stark Raving Mad - My Bodyguard (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    My Bodyguard

    A man tries to mug Ian, Henry and Tess, and Ian saves the day, but Henry's cowardice leaves him doubting his masculinity.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Crush (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Crush

    Ian writes an anonymous love letter to a woman who confuses the messenger, Jake, as the author.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Christmas Cheerleader (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Christmas Cheerleader

    Henry and Tess invite themselves to Ian's anti-Christmas party.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Coffin to Go (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Coffin to Go

    Ian has a coffin delivered to his apartment as a new furniture piece.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Dance (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    The Dance

    Tess tries to find Ian a girlfriend so that Henry will not spend so much time with him.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Stalker (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Stalker

    A fan (Steven Weber) becomes a nightmare when he believes he can do a better job as Ian's editor than Henry.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Engaged to Be Engaged (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Engaged to Be Engaged

    Ian mocks his friend after Henry and Tess promise to eventually get engaged.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Fish Out of Water (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Fish Out of Water

    Henry tries to impress at a high-society dinner party but ends up endangering an exotic fish.

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Lyin' King (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Lyin' King

    Ian orchestrates a Halloween prank to scare Henry's cousin.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Four Colds and a Funeral (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Four Colds and a Funeral

    Henry blames his cold when a children's-book author dies shortly after they meet.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Sometimes a Fritter Is Just a Fritter (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Sometimes a Fritter Is Just a Fritter

    Henry tries to set Ian up with a waitress (Sabrina Boudot).

  • Stark Raving Mad - The Man Who Knew Too Much (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Man Who Knew Too Much

    Henry's girlfriend reveals his shortcomings when Ian pays a visit.

  • Stark Raving Mad - Pilot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    An editor (Neil Patrick Harris) must help a horror-story author (Tony Shalhoub) overcome writer's block.