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US sitcom about a politician whose nephew and niece are suddenly left in her care. Melissa & Joey, starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence, has been Mel and Joe have married and are looking toward starting a family. 'Melissa & Joey': Mel And Joe Discover They're Each Dating The Find out if they do by tuning in to “Melissa & Joey” on Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Like many teenage boys his age, he enjoys watching television and playing sports and chasing girls. Lennox often makes jabs at her brother for being a "nerd", but it is not clear if this is true or just a brother-sister teasing relationship. Ryder is suspended from school in Season 3 for smoking marijuana on a school trip. In Season 4 he joins the Navy and is stationed in PortsmouthVirginia.
Recurring[ edit ] Stephanie Krause Lucy DeVito is Mel's legislative assistant and former intern, beginning with episode 7. Hyperactive and fiercely loyal, Stephanie is keen to schedule interviews, photo opportunities, and media coverage for Mel. She regularly exhibits that she has a crush on Joe. Rhonda Cheng Elizabeth Ho is Mel's press secretary appearing in 5 of the 6 first episodes.
Tiffany Longo Megan Hilty is Joe's former wife, first seen in episode Their on-again, off-again relationship is punctuated by bouts of lovemaking in unusual places. Holly Rebeck Rachel G. Fox is Ryder's extremely aggressive, controlling girlfriend.
She is often manipulativejealous, and conceited, and Ryder is usually submissive to her demands. Later on, she gets help with her "controlling" issues, though sometimes she can't help but be a bit demanding.
She broke up with Ryder in the beginning of the third season after she found out he smoked pot on the school trip. He is an independent business entrepreneur who loves bicycling. Their relationship is put on hold when George moves to Italy for business, and later, Mel breaks it off.
Roman Maizes Chris Brochua nerd and Lennox's boyfriend in the first season. Russell Burke Christopher Rich is Mel's father, the former Senator of Ohio, who is very indulgent to his grandchildren and tends to undermine Mel's authority with them. He left his wife Monica for a year-old yoga instructor but returns to his wife when Mel informs the yoga instructor that her father had a vasectomy.
Elena Romanov Anya Monzikova is a Russian businesswoman whom Joe marries at the end of the second season. Their marriage ends when she moves back to Russia to testify for an old colleague. Leo Larbeck Joel McKinnon Millerthe friendly contractor who helped Mel and Joe remodel the house in the beginning of the second season. Jackie Christine LakinMel's best friend from college, who is her only other single friend. She plans to get a sperm donor to have a baby without having to marry someone, and Mel unwittingly leads her to purchase Joey's sperm.Melissa and Joey 3x32 - Joe Proposes to Mel
Haskell Davis Gregg SulkinLennox's boyfriend in the second season. Became romantically involved with Lennox in the second season. Monica Burke Rita RudnerMel's neurotic mother who gets back together with her husband Russell after Mel ruins his relationship with his mistress by telling her about his vasectomy.
Austin Trevor Donovan is Mel's childhood friend who is back in town. He is also a talented artist, and provides illustrations for Lennox's web series "Cassandra. Good to Go When Mel and Joe walk in on Lennox and Aidan in bed together, they try to steer her away from sex, while Aidan's parents are delighted at the idea of the two being each other's "first.
Wednesday, June 6th, 4: All Up in My Business Joe thinks that Mel is having an affair with a married man and seeks to expose her. Lennox's friend has a boyfriend, Haskal Gregg Sulkinthat has been crushing on her and she tries to find the right words to tell Scarlett. Ryder looks for a perfect birthday present for Holly. Wednesday, June 13th, 5: The Knockout Mel punches a person in Ryder's defense, then must think fast when video of the altercation is posted online.
Meanwhile, Lennox attempts to befriend a new girl at school, but the girl takes advantage of Lennox's kindness, which dismays Joe. Wednesday, June 20th, 6: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do Mel plans to break up with her boyfriend, but seeks Joe's help in boosting his confidence before she gives him the bad news.
Meanwhile, Ryder's girlfriend Holly confides a secret to Lennox and asks her to keep it from Ryder. Wednesday, June 27th, 7: Mixed Doubles Mel and Joe arrange blind dates for each other, leading to an uncomfortable double date for the group. Meanwhile, Lennox decides to start her own blog after being kicked off the school website, but it consumes all of her time, leaving her boyfriend Haskal feeling ignored.
Wednesday, July 11th, 8: The Donor Mel's friend declares she wants to have a baby, and thinks Joe should be the father. Wednesday, July 18th, 9: Wednesday, July 25th, Pretty Big Liars After Lennox breaks up with her new boyfriend, Mel starts dating his father behind her back.
Joe tries to teach Ryder a lesson about how to invest in the stock market. Wednesday, August 1st, After Lennox gets into a minor accident, Joe tries to cover it up from Mel.
Wednesday, August 8th, Mother of all Problems During her first visit in a few years, Joe gives Mel's mother, Monica some advice that upsets Mel. Meanwhile, Lennox gets into some hot water when her gym teacher assumes that she is pregnant. Wednesday, August 15th, Joe doesn't sleep well because of his 'other' job as an on-line consultant for a Russian financial firm.
Wednesday, August 22nd, Wednesday, August 29th, Mel Marries Joe Mel decides to perform the wedding ceremony between Joe and Elena so the Russian can get a green card. Season 3 Wednesday, May 29th, 1: Works for Me Mel tries to convince Joe of his importance to her and the family after she learns that he has been looking for another job. Wednesday, June 5th, 2: Toxic Parents Melissa and Joe are both happy in their new relationships, until they discover they are dating a divorced couple.
Meanwhile, Lennox decides to get a tattoo after her boyfriend Zander forbids her and Ryder is surprised to find he actually misses school. Wednesday, June 12th, 3: Once there, Joe gets wrapped up in another potential financial scandal, leading to all sorts of headaches for Mel.
Meanwhile, Lennox is torn between her boyfriend Zander and her hot co-star in the school play, Archer. Wednesday, June 12th, 4: Can't Hardly Wait Joe dates his chiropractor following a back injury, and he doesn't want to rush their new romance. Elsewhere, Ryder and Zander team up to work on a graphic novel, but the project hits a sour note when Lennox becomes their editor.
Wednesday, June 19th, 5: Oh Brother Mel's childhood friend, Austin, moves back to Toledo, and he and Mel quickly take their old friendship to a new level. But Joe starts to think that Mel and Austin may in fact be related, and schemes to break them up.
Meanwhile, enterprising Lennox sells ads on her blog to earn extra money, but is horrified to discover her first sponsor may participate in unfair labor practices. Wednesday, June 26th, 6: Mel accuses Joe of doing it on purpose to ruin her romantic weekend getaway. Meanwhile, Joe invites a nerdy kid to join Ryder in his home school studies, and Lennox takes to psychoanalyzing everyone in the house. Wednesday, July 10th, 7: The Unkindest Cut Mel is taken aback when she finds out that Austin may not share her vision of their future and is resolute in his belief he never wants children.
Meanwhile, Joe's new girlfriend is only interested in a physical connection, which leaves him confused and wanting more in the relationship. And, Lennox can't motivate herself to write her college entrance paper, so she hires Ryder to be her full time babysitter until she does.
Wednesday, July 17th, 8: The Unfriending After Joe convinces Mel to dump her needy friend Anita, he secretly starts dating her. And Ryder is bummed when all of his friends delete him from their social media sites.
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Wednesday, July 24th, 9: Something Happened Mel desperately wants to be the cool aunt after she discovers that Lennox has taken her relationship with Zander to the next level, but Joe just wants to kill Zander. Wednesday, July 31st, But when the secret to their popularity turns out to be talking a little too personally about Lennox and Ryder, they have to decide if fame or family is more important.
Wednesday, August 7th, Fast Times When his apartment needs to undergo emergency renovations, Mel invites her new boyfriend Noah to temporarily move in with her, accelerating their relationship. When she starts to change her personality, Joe questions whether Mel is allowing Noah to know the "real" Mel Burke.
Meanwhile, Lennox gets her dream internship at the local newspaper, but has a hard time actually waking up to get to work. Wednesday, August 14th, Bad Influence When Joe and Ryder sell Mel's old belongings, they inadvertently sell a very personal item of hers. Desperate to reclaim her property, Mel and Joe turn to crime to get it back. Meanwhile, Lennox's new pen pal is eager to meet her in person, after his release from prison. Wednesday, August 21st, Teach Your Children Joe works out an alternative payment plan when he begins dating the mom of one of his students, which unintentionally earns him a reputation among the other mothers in the neighborhood as a tutor-prostitute.
Meanwhile, Zander and Lennox decide to skip college and drive around the country in a motor home — which doesn't sit well with "cool" aunt Mel. And Ryder introduces his vegan girlfriend to the joys of meat. Wednesday, August 28th, What Happens in Jersey Since Joe never got around to telling "Nona" he and Tiffany got divorced, he's forced to beg Mel to pretend to be his trampy ex. Wednesday, September 4th, Ryder gets worked up about helping out Joe's mother with "the rat". Lennox finds out that Marco was only pretending to be into her to make his ex-girlfriend jealous.
Mel, as Tiffany, mistakenly makes a deathbed promise to Nona that she and Joe will stay together forever. Wednesday, December 11th, A New Kind of Christmas Mel's sister Meredith comes home from prison on furlough to celebrate Christmas with the kids and Mel, and seems unruffled by Joe's obvious animosity towards her. Wednesday, January 15th, A Decent Proposal Joe rushes home to tell Mel that he has feelings for her after their romantic night together in New Jersey.
When he arrives, he's shocked to find Austin has shown up and wants to give his relationship with Mel another try. Deciding he can't stay and watch them fall in love all over again, Joe quits. Meanwhile, Lennox plots to get Joe and Mel together and Ryder gets sick from his own cooking.
Wednesday, January 22nd, Taking her literally, Joe finds another job, working so hard that they never have time to see each other. Meanwhile, Lennox is conflicted about putting her relationship with Zander on "Pause" when he asks her to collaborate with him on a comic book.
Wednesday, January 29th, The New Deal Mel insists on Joe "courting" her, but soon becomes frustrated at their lack of time together. Desperate to spend time with him, Mel sneaks over to his new digs, where he works as a live-in nanny, risking getting him fired—for a second time in as many weeks. Feel the Burn After winning an 8-course dining experience in a raffle, Mel decides to preemptively join an exercise boot camp to lose weight before she gorges on the gourmet meal.
She talks Joe into teaching the class, but his harsh tactics get her booted out. Still fighting, they head to the restaurant to meet celebrity chef Malcolm Sunderland, who immediately butts heads with Joe over cooking styles. Meanwhile, Lennox and Zander attempt to sell their "Cassandra" web series. Wednesday, February 12th, Plus One Mel takes Joe to a work dinner. Meanwhile, Ryder musters up the courage to ask his new Chem partner Stella out on a date.
Wednesday, February 26th, House Broken Mel tries to talk Joe into letting her get a dog, but he argues that he'll be the one stuck taking care of it. Meanwhile, Ryder finds himself spending more and more time with Stella's daughter, instead of Stella. Wednesday, March 5th, Meanwhile, Lennox is conflicted about dating her Teaching Assistant after Zander shows up on her porch.
Wednesday, March 12th, To Tell the Truth Mel and Joe have a fun game night with married couple Nate and Gillian, whom they hope to remain good friends with. But then Nate tells Joey a big secret…that Joe in turn tells Mel…who then tells Gillian… Meanwhile, after flunking out of art school, Zander shows up begging Ryder to let him secretly hide out in the basement without Lennox knowing.
Wednesday, March 19th, But things don't go as planned, and Lennox ends up moving out… and into Emerson's apartment. Meanwhile, Ryder is stuck at the Canadian border after leaving his passport somewhere in the house. Wednesday, March 26th, Meanwhile, Ryder contemplates breaking up with Stella but does an about-face after helping her nurse a sick Isabel.
Wednesday, April 2nd, Meanwhile, Ryder tries to win Stella back with a grand romantic gesture during class — much to the frustration of her teacher.
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Wednesday, April 9th, Catch and Release Against Mel's better judgment, Joe agrees to act as a wingman to his recently divorced friend Charlie when they go out to a bar. There, Joe meets Darcy who doesn't know he has a girlfriend. Meanwhile, Zander decides to move in with two female co-eds at his college, much to Lennox's chagrin.
Wednesday, April 16th, Born to Run Mel's wild father comes to town to help Mel announce her state senate run. But when Joe teaches him about "selfies," he accidentally sends a racy photo to everyone involved in Mel's campaign, hurting her chances at winning. Meanwhile, Ryder tries to come up with a winning idea for his Entrepreneur's Club. Wednesday, April 23rd, More Than Roommates Joe inherits his Nona Sophia's ugly chair - the one she died in - and can't wait to finally add a piece of his life into Mel's home.
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Mel, unfortunately, doesn't feel the same way and tries to find ways to get rid of the chair without hurting Joe's feelings. Meanwhile, Ryder pretends he's a college student to hook up with one of Zander's roommates, and Lennox and Zander dance around their hidden feelings for each other. Wednesday, April 30th, Accidents Will Happen Mel finds out some unexpected news from her doctor and has to choose the right time when to tell Joe.
Ryder forms a study group with a huge mix of people. Lennox and Xander get their wires crossed. Wednesday, May 7th, But when Carrie calls it off, Mel wonders if she should keep all the flowers, catering and venue—for her and Joe. Meanwhile, Lennox helps Ryder lie on his resume to help him get a job.
Wednesday, May 14th, As they look back on their years together, they quickly decide that honesty is not the best policy. Wednesday, May 28th, Meanwhile, Lennox insists on helping Ryder get into college even though he has plans of his own. Wednesday, June 4th, Before they can even make it down the aisle, Joe sees her in her dress, prompting Mel to trash it and get a new one. Wednesday, June 11th, Maybe I'm Amazed Mel gives Joe shocking news during their wedding, and he must quickly make a decision as a result.
Wednesday, June 18th, At Last Still reeling from the unexpected news at the wedding, Joe impulsively invites his family to move in without asking Mel first, putting their new life together in jeopardy. Meanwhile, Marco decides to make a commitment to Lennox while Zander tries to win her back. And Ryder takes an online course. Season 4 Wednesday, October 22nd, 1: Witch Came First A doctor's Halloween house call is anything but ordinary when it is revealed that Mel was once a teenage witch and her help is needed in a battle against an evil foe.