Season 1
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No. of episodes 8
Original run January 19, 2013
DVD release TBA
Season chronology
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Season 1 of Looking premiered Sunday, January 19, 2014 on HBO.


Three friends living in San Francisco each try to figure out their romantic and professional lives. Patrick is a 29-year-old video game designer getting back into the dating world in the wake of his ex's engagement. Aspiring artist Agustin is questioning the idea of monogamy as he begins to domesticate with his boyfriend. The group's oldest member Dom, a longtime waiter, is facing middle age with his romantic and professional dreams still unfulfilled.





# Image Title Airdate
101 101-LookingforNow Looking for Now January 19, 2014
After a park-cruising experiment is derailed by a phone call, 29-year-old video-game designer Patrick meets up with his best friends, roommate Agustin, 31, and Dom, 39, to discuss the impending wedding of his ex. The next morning, Agustin agrees to move in with his boyfriend, Frank, in Oakland, though he wonders if domesticating is the right move. Dom, who’s been a waiter at the same restaurant for years, tells his roommate, Doris, that he’s thinking of reconnecting with old flame Ethan, who has a successful real-estate career. Later, Patrick meets up with OkCupid date Benjamin; after the date goes south, Patrick is chatted up on the Muni by Richie, a cute barber who also works the door at a Latin drag club in the Mission.
102 1x02 Looking for Uncut January 26, 2014
When Dom helps Agustin move his belongings to Frank’s house in Oakland, the two question whether Patrick is capable of a casual sexual relationship, despite his assertion that he’s tired of searching for a boyfriend. Back in San Francisco, Dom meets up with his LA-ified ex Ethan, and seems intrigued when Ethan tells him he’d like to “start over” as friends. Later, Patrick and Richie go out on a date, but a tipsy Patrick becomes a little too focused on personal details.
103 Episode 1x03 Looking at Your Browser History February 1, 2014
At a video-game launch party aboard an aircraft carrier, Patrick and his coworker Owen meet Kevin, a gay Brit who turns out to be Patrick’s new boss. Reinvigorated after his verbal beatdown of Ethan, Dom tells Doris about his plans to start a Portuguese-chicken restaurant. Agustin is fired by Stina after opining that her chair sculpture is lame, but his outlook on art and life gets a lift when he meets CJ, a sex worker.
104 Episode 1x04 Looking for $220/Hour February 9, 2014
Taking a break from working in the office on a Sunday, Patrick and Kevin connect while chatting about relationships, but are interrupted by a call from Kevin’s boyfriend. Later, Agustin, Doris and Dom’s coworker Hugo take in the leather-filled sights of the Folsom Street Fair, and convince Patrick to join them. Dom asks Lynn to lunch, but it’s not clear whether it’s for a date or to talk business. Agustín finds CJ at the Fair and considers “hiring” him for an art project.
105 Episode 1x05 Looking for the Future February 16, 2014
After calling in sick, Patrick and Richie visit Golden Gate Park and other San Francisco sites, learning more about each other’s pasts and future plans.
106 Episode 1x06 Looking in the Mirror February 23, 2014
Patrick tries to hide his nervousness about Richie meeting his friends for the first time at Dom’s 40th birthday party. Lynn has a dinner to introduce Dom to potential investors; later, Dom insists to Doris that he and Lynn are just friends. Frustrated with the progress of his project, Agustin invites CJ to the birthday picnic, where he and Frank finally cross paths.
107 1x07 2 Looking for a Plus-One March 2, 2014
Already stressed that his parents will judge his choice of a partner in Richie, Patrick reaches new levels of anxiety before his sister’s wedding, and runs into an unexpected guest when he arrives. Still unsure whether to pursue a business or personal relationship, Dom rebuffs Lynn’s advice while in the throes of preparing for his restaurant popup. Unhappy with his photos of Frank and CJ, Agustin drops out of the art show, leaving Frank fuming.
108 1x08~1 Looking Glass March 9, 2014
Patrick looks to mend fences after Richie’s abrupt exit the previous day. Frank tells Agustin what he really thinks about their relationship and his art. Later, Patrick and Agustín join Dom at the opening of his restaurant popup, where Dom is surprised by Lynn’s choice of guest.




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