The Best Episodes of Running Wilde

Basket Cases

#1 - Basket Cases 8.71

Season 1 - Episode 13

In the series finale, Steve's dad visits in the wake of an oil spill and gets Emmy to spearhead cleanup efforts, but Steve is suspicious of his father's true motives.

Directors: Mitchell Hurwitz
Jack's Back

#2 - Jack's Back 8.63

Season 1 - Episode 10

Steve's fraternity brother visits and charms Emmy, much to Steve's chagrin.

Directors: John Fortenberry
Best Man

#3 - Best Man 8.32

Season 1 - Episode 6

Steve and Andy's rivalry for Emmy's affection reaches a breaking point.

Directors: Scott Ellis
Mental Flaws

#4 - Mental Flaws 8.27

Season 1 - Episode 7

Steve asks Emmy to a charity ball; Emmy tries to teach Steve that there is more to a woman than her appearance.

Directors: John Fortenberry
It's a Trade Off

#5 - It's a Trade Off 8.20

Season 1 - Episode 8

Steve and Emmy want to see whose life is more challenging, so they switch places: Steve looks after Puddle and Emmy tries to impress a magazine editor.

Directors: John Fortenberry
One Forward Step

#6 - One Forward Step 8.18

Season 1 - Episode 9

Steve gets a visit from his stepmother, who wants to rein in his spending. But her timing isn't good since Steve is about to finance a new nonprofit for Emmy.

Directors: Scott Ellis

#7 - Alienated 8.00

Season 1 - Episode 11

Emmy gets Migo involved when she champions immigrant rights, and this tests Migo's loyalty to Steve as Migo is thrown into the limelight of fame.

Directors: Adam Bernstein
Oil & Water

#8 - Oil & Water 7.99

Season 1 - Episode 3

Steve tries to impress Emmy by vowing to quit his job at Wilde Oil; Puddle get unexpected help with her science fair project; Fa'ad is locked in a vodka cellar.

Directors: Troy Miller
Wilde's Kingdom

#9 - Wilde's Kingdom 7.63

Season 1 - Episode 1

Filthy-rich, immature playboy Steve Wilde tries to win the heart of his childhood sweetheart, a liberal humanitarian.

Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
The Junior Affair

#10 - The Junior Affair 7.59

Season 1 - Episode 4

When Puddle’s boyfriend breaks up with her right before the school’s fall formal, Steve and Emmy each decide to try to reunite the kids with disastrous results

Directors: Jeff Melman
Into the Wilde

#11 - Into the Wilde 7.46

Season 1 - Episode 2

Steve’s plan to take Emmy and Puddle on a family vacation is interrupted by the arrival of Emmy’s fiancé, Andy, at the Wilde estate, who has his own plans for Steve.

Directors: Alex Hardcastle
The Party

#12 - The Party 7.39

Season 1 - Episode 5

Steve sets out to prove to Emmy he can be less extravagant by throwing an environmentally friendly soiree.

Directors: Troy Miller
The Pre-Nup

#13 - The Pre-Nup 6.99

Season 1 - Episode 12

Though Emmy isn't interested in becoming Steve's wife, she signs a prenup to prove she's not after his money. This then fulfills an engagement clause for Steve, which triggers a financial windfall for him.

Directors: Troy Miller