Life With Derek

The WORST episodes of Life With Derek

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Life with Derek is a half-hour comedy series about a modern blended family, with two type-A 15 year-olds, Casey (Ashley Leggat) and Derek (Michael Seater). Each episode is an alpha-teen comic war between two self-obsessed teenagers in a take-no-prisoners fight for control of their house, their school, and their world.

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When Derek Met Sally
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#1 - When Derek Met Sally

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired 11/26/2007

Derek swears off girls until he meets Sally, the attractive new waitress at Smelly Nellie's. Lizzie is freaked out when her best friend Jamie tells her he likes her.

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Ivanwho?
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4.00
2 votes

#2 - Ivanwho?

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired 1/7/2008

After being pranked by Derek, Casey wishes Max could be chivalrous like the literary hero Ivanhoe.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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Teddy's Back
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5.00
1 votes

#3 - Teddy's Back

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 3/4/2009

A surprise visit from Edwin's friend Teddy turns into a frequent occurrence that makes the entire McDonald-Venturi household uncomfortable. Despite warnings from Emily, Casey decides to go out on a date with Truman.

Directors: Steve Wright
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Surprise!
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5.00
1 votes

#4 - Surprise!

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/25/2009

As the prom approaches, Casey and Derek both find themselves without a date. Meanwhile, George and Nora have something to tell the family.

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Take a Stepkid to Work
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6.00
1 votes

#5 - Take a Stepkid to Work

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/4/2008

Casey spends the day with George at his law office and takes the initiative to reorganize his filing system, with disastrous results. Derek tries to help Nora land a business deal with a wealthy client.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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Power Failure
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6.00
1 votes

#6 - Power Failure

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/7/2007

Casey is shocked when Derek is selected to be a prefect at school and sets out to prove he's not the man for the job; Edwin and Lizzie are jealous that Marti always gets her way.

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Grade A Cheater
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6.00
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#7 - Grade A Cheater

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 9/11/2007

Derek switches test papers with Casey, and then lures her into a scheme that will keep them both out of trouble; Edwin, Lizzie, and Marti feel that they are doing too many chores for the amount of allowance they are getting.

Directors: Steve Wright
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Rumor Mill
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6.00
1 votes

#8 - Rumor Mill

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired 2/11/2008

After Derek breaks up with Kendra so he won't have to buy her a Valentine's Day gift, Kendra asks Casey's boyfriend Max to the Valentine's Day dance. George forgets to plan for his first Valentine's Day with Nora.

Directors: Steve Wright
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Derek Un-Done
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6.00
1 votes

#9 - Derek Un-Done

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/3/2008

When signals get crossed, Derek thinks he has a chance with Sally, and Casey is sure Max is going to dump her.

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Driving Lessons
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6.00
1 votes

#10 - Driving Lessons

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired 4/19/2008

Casey is thrilled to get her driver's license before Derek, until she gets stuck playing chauffeur to her younger siblings. Meanwhile, Derek fails his driving test again, and George gets his license suspended.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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Allergy Season
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6.00
1 votes

#11 - Allergy Season

Season 3 - Episode 24 - Aired 6/16/2008

Casey develops a mysterious allergic reaction after Max gives her his football jacket. George gets fed up with Derek's jokes and makes a deal with Derek that if he can be nice for one week, he won't have to pay for the insults he said.

Directors: Steve Wright
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All Systems No Go
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6.33
3 votes

#12 - All Systems No Go

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/15/2006

Chaos strikes the household. Derek dyes the white clothes pink, uses the neighbor's pool and stomps on their flowers, Marti makes "potions" with Casey's perfume and shampoo and hits the neighbor's son. Nora schedules a book club at the house, which she forgets to tell George about, and the family tries some last minute cleaning to look organized.

Directors: Ron Murphy
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Venturian Candidate
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6.50
2 votes

#13 - Venturian Candidate

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/29/2006

Casey has some great ideas to improve the school so she decides to run for school president. But, when Emily advises her to keep in mind the risk of destroying her reputation, Casey decides to enlist Derek to run for her, since he is popular.

Directors: Steve Wright
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The Room
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6.60
5 votes

#14 - The Room

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/18/2005

Casey finds her room in the new house too small to live in so she asks the parents to have Derek's room. It turns out in a battle between the two stepsiblings to determine who will have Derek's room.

Directors: Ron Murphy
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The Wedding
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6.60
5 votes

#15 - The Wedding

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/30/2005

Casey and Derek volunteer to organize Casey's aunt's wedding reception, but Casey's cousin, Vicki, is threatening to blow the entire thing apart because her mom didn't even ask her how she felt about the marriage.

Directors: Ron Murphy
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House of Games
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6.60
5 votes

#16 - House of Games

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/13/2005

The McDonalds and the Venturis kids (Casey and Lizzie vs Derek, Edwin, Marti) decide that the best places in the house aren't big enough for the two families, so they agree to decide by games of chance (dice, cards, etc).

Directors: Ron Murphy
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The Fall
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6.80
5 votes

#17 - The Fall

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/25/2005

Casey trips at school on the staircase (and takes it out on innocent bystanders) after Derek insults her. Derek can't stop laughing as he and his best friend, Sam, look on. Derek nicknames her "Klutzilla", a name that quickly spreads throughout the school. The whole school is "watching out" for Klutzilla and she blames it all on Derek. A second incident happens when Derek insults her again and she falls into Marti's box in front of Sam. Soon, Derek connects the two incidents to Sam and accuses Casey of secretly crushing on him.

Directors: Ron Murphy
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Two Kisses, One Party
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7.00
1 votes

#18 - Two Kisses, One Party

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/19/2008

Derek refuses to help out with Marti's birthday party despite being asked by Sally. Casey wants to get back together with Max, but he is hesitant about the whole idea.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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Open Mic Plight
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7.00
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#19 - Open Mic Plight

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 7/27/2008

Derek has trouble expressing his feelings, so Sally suggests that he write her a song. Edwin is hurt when no one finds his comedy routine for the talent show funny.

Directors: Michael Mabbott
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Just Friends
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7.00
1 votes

#20 - Just Friends

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/12/2008

Derek becomes jealous when Sally and her ex-boyfriend Patrick start spending more time together. Derek claims that people of the opposite gender cannot be friends with each other, and Casey sets out to prove him wrong. Edwin is suspicious that George and a close friend of his are having an extramarital affair.

Directors: Steve Wright
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March Break
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7.00
1 votes

#21 - March Break

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/26/2008

While the rest of the family heads off to Quebec for spring break, Casey and Derek decide to stay home. However, the two discover that they now have to spend the entire vacation together when their original plans don't work out.

Directors: Michael Mabbott
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Derek Denies Denial
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7.00
1 votes

#22 - Derek Denies Denial

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/23/2008

Derek breaks up with Sally after she announces her plans to attend an out-of-province university in the fall. Derek claims he's fine with the breakup, but Casey and Edwin don't believe him. Meanwhile, Lizzie and Marti take care of a lost dog.

Directors: Steve Wright
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Happy New Schoolyear
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7.00
1 votes

#23 - Happy New Schoolyear

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/7/2008

All the kids are in crisis about going back to school in September, but they have to put their problems aside to stop Derek from dropping out of school to go west with Sally.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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No Secrets
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7.00
1 votes

#24 - No Secrets

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/21/2008

Casey is in panic mode after the diary that details her unsettling romantic dreams about Truman goes missing. Believing that Derek and Edwin took it, Lizzie and Marti attempt to get the diary back by making their stepbrothers' lives miserable.

Directors: Steve Wright
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No More Games
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7.00
1 votes

#25 - No More Games

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/18/2008

Casey gets stuck with Truman as her fencing partner in gym. What starts out as a friendly game of table-tennis between Derek and Edwin turns into an ongoing competition to figure out who is the best player.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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