Season 4 begins with Matt getting some disturbing news about his finances. Meanwhile, Carol lobbies to run the network; and Sean and Beverly are dragged back to Hollywood from London to make six more episodes of "Pucks!"
Matt scrambles to solve his financial woes; several networks compete for Sean and Beverly's new show; Carol tries to mend fences with a woman whose husband she slept with.
Sean's former writing partner turns up to wreak havoc; Merc's career is given a new lease on life; Matt and Carol find romance in the most unexpected places.
Sean's former writing partner tightens the screws on Sean and Beverly; Carol throws herself into a new and unexpected romance; Matt finds what he believes is the answer to his disastrous love life and his financial woes.
Sean and Beverly are forced to consider a writing partnership with Tim.
Matt is forced to spend a day at the hospital when his father undergoes heart surgery.
Sean gets his feelings hurt when Matt doesn't display any interest in his new show; Carol tries to slow down the pace of her new relationship with Helen.
Beverly and Carol are forced to hide their friendship from an increasingly jealous Helen. Meanwhile, Matt struggles with the decision of whether to sell his beach house or accept a job as a game show host.
Season 4 ends with Beverly and Carol struggling to hide their friendship from Helen. Meanwhile, it's show time for "The Box."