October Road

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  • TV-PG
  • 2007
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.4  (4,364)

Nick Garrett decides to go Europe for a couples weeks on a trip backpacking however the trip turns out to be longer than anticipated. Try 10 years longer. While spending those 10 years in Europe he leaves behind his girlfriend, best friend and family. Now Garrett lives in luxury since he became a famous author. Stuck with writer's block and going to parties, social events and living in a loft apartment he just can't figure out what to write about for his next book. His agent books him a one day writing seminar at a college in his local town of Knights Ridge in Massachusetts. Excited to be back home and welcomed by friends and family he feels as if its more for show and that he's not really a welcomed face home. He finds out that his former girlfriend has a 10 year old son and because of the age he wonders if he might be the father of the boy. Everyone including his best friend is upset about how he depicted everyone and the town in his books, and his friend is still upset that he walked out on a business deal they were in on together. Realizing that it was gonna be a major adjustment for himself being back home Nick now knows that nothing will ever be the same again. Nick botches the on day seminar with a classic case of the nerves which in Nick's case of being a famous author is a bit ironic. When he learns that his ex girlfriend Hannah's son Sam has a peanut allergy like the members in his family his suspicion of his paternity is magnified and he pleads with the dean of the college to get a permanent job. Later on in the show Nicks father also believes that Nick is the father of the boy after noticing how much the boys eyes look similar to his late wife. Nick confronts Hannah about the paternity of the boy but she shrugs it off saying that he wasn't. Later on Hannah and Nick start to have feelings come back and towards the end of the show he does confess his love for her.

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Seasons
As Soon As You Are Able
13. As Soon As You Are Able
March 10, 2008
After Eddie's ex-girlfriend resurfaces, Janet must cope with her visit. Meanwhile, Hannah's arrest affects her engagement to Ray and Nick must decide whether he should take a job offer that would once again take him away from Knights Ridge.
The Fine Art of Surfacing
12. The Fine Art of Surfacing
March 10, 2008
A visit from Eddie's former girfriend (guest star Stacy Kiebler) sends Janet into a panic, Hannah is arrested, and Nick is offered a terrific career move.
Stand Alone By Me
11. Stand Alone By Me
March 3, 2008
While Nick, Eddie, Phil and Owen have problems with the women in their lives, they learn of the untimely death of their childhood crush.
Hat? No Hat?
10. Hat? No Hat?
February 18, 2008
Nick makes a shocking discovery that he is broke, while Hannah deals with her mom as she prepares for her wedding. Meanwhile, Jenny, the beer delivery girl who saved his life is asked out by Owen.
We Lived Like Giants
9. We Lived Like Giants
February 11, 2008
Nick worries about Aubrey when her father leaves once again, and he tells Nick to tell Aubrey why he's on the run. Meanwhile, Owen, Nick, Ronnie, Aubrey and Gabriel head out on a road trip to find the girl that saved Owen's life.
Dancing Days Are Here Again
8. Dancing Days Are Here Again
January 21, 2008
Nick learns Aubrey's secret -- she's meeting up with her estranged father. Ray tries to convince Hannah to fully commit to him by adopting Sam.
Spelling It Out
7. Spelling It Out
January 14, 2008
Nick begins to think that Aubrey is keeping a secret from him when he overhears a mysterious phone call.
Revenge of the Cupcake Kid
6. Revenge of the Cupcake Kid
January 7, 2008
Nick is haunted by a comic book he wrote when he was a teen, when he and Eddie look to land a new project. Meanwhile, Hannah and Janet would like to go on a double date with their boyfriends.
Once Around The Block
5. Once Around The Block
December 17, 2007
Christine, Ray's ex-wife, arrives in town and becomes angry at Hannah for allowing a "hippy friend" to watch her sons while Hannah is taking a veterinary tech exam. Meanwhile, Nick sets Ronnie up on a date, but Ronnie soon realizes his feelings for Aubrey; and Pizza Girl tries to convince Physical Phil to drive the classic car in his garage.
Deck the Howls
4. Deck the Howls
December 10, 2007
With the holidays rapidly approaching, Owen and Alison must work out an arrangement as to how they can both spend time with the kids during Christmas. While his parents are in town, Phil lies to them that he is an architect, which upsets his girlfriend. Meanwhile, Eddie begins to pull away after Janet gives him a very personal gift and Nick learns the truth about his deceased mother.
The Infidelity Tour
3. The Infidelity Tour
December 3, 2007
Owen wants Nick to report back to him with the details surrounding his wife's affair with Ikey. Meanwhile, Eddie is conflicted about whether he should reveal a secret that could end his business partnership with Nick, and Sam contests his mother's upcoming nuptials.
How To Kiss Hello
2. How To Kiss Hello
November 26, 2007
When Nick returns from New York after convincing Owen to come home, Hannah decides to share his feelings with him. Meanwhile, Eddie has trouble expressing his feelings for Janet in public; another professor begins to be interested in Aubrey; and Physical Phil's one connection to the outside world could be cut off.
Let's Get Owen
1. Let's Get Owen
November 22, 2007
While Nick and Eddie head to New York to find Owen, who left town after learning about his wife's infidelities, Hannah wrestles with her true feelings for Nick.
Description

Nick Garrett decides to go Europe for a couples weeks on a trip backpacking however the trip turns out to be longer than anticipated. Try 10 years longer. While spending those 10 years in Europe he leaves behind his girlfriend, best friend and family. Now Garrett lives in luxury since he became a famous author. Stuck with writer's block and going to parties, social events and living in a loft apartment he just can't figure out what to write about for his next book. His agent books him a one day writing seminar at a college in his local town of Knights Ridge in Massachusetts.

Excited to be back home and welcomed by friends and family he feels as if its more for show and that he's not really a welcomed face home. He finds out that his former girlfriend has a 10 year old son and because of the age he wonders if he might be the father of the boy. Everyone including his best friend is upset about how he depicted everyone and the town in his books, and his friend is still upset that he walked out on a business deal they were in on together.

Realizing that it was gonna be a major adjustment for himself being back home Nick now knows that nothing will ever be the same again. Nick botches the on day seminar with a classic case of the nerves which in Nick's case of being a famous author is a bit ironic. When he learns that his ex girlfriend Hannah's son Sam has a peanut allergy like the members in his family his suspicion of his paternity is magnified and he pleads with the dean of the college to get a permanent job.

Later on in the show Nicks father also believes that Nick is the father of the boy after noticing how much the boys eyes look similar to his late wife. Nick confronts Hannah about the paternity of the boy but she shrugs it off saying that he wasn't. Later on Hannah and Nick start to have feelings come back and towards the end of the show he does confess his love for her.

October Road is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (19 episodes). The series first aired on May 15, 2007.

Where to Watch October Road

October Road is available for streaming on the ABC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch October Road on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV and ABC.

  • Premiere Date
    May 15, 2007
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (4,364)