Guest starring: Melrose Place's as Anne, a new neighbor. Later, Jessica wants the boys to remember their Chinese heritage and switches Eddie to. Archived from on October 28, 2015. Louis then secretly takes Jessica on a tour of a retirement community. When another funeral and a family wedding follow, Louis tries to force Jessica to converse with her father, projecting his feelings of regret that he didn't spend more time with his own father onto her. But Eddie comes home from school with lice and then gives it to Evan, who gives it to Jessica, causing Louis to stay away from Jessica because he is the important provider for the family.
Her plan backfires, however, when Louis meets and plays pool with a woman named Toni. When acting grown up fails, he decides to vandalize her prized Christmas angel. Louis sees things differently, saying friends don't sue friends, even for insurance money. Jessica, hoping to use the award to one-up her new frenemy Amy , pushes Evan to participate in more school activities. All latest episodes of Fresh Off The Boat season 5 get free into your mobile! As of April 12, 2019, 101 episodes of Fresh Off the Boat have aired, concluding the fifth season.
Her husband eventually discovers this and tells her that she should never give up, and she then eventually takes and passes the exam. However, wanting to stay independent, and hearing of a promotion at his current job, Eddie rejects his offer, so Louis hires Trent instead. Still without his license, Eddie takes advantage of his parents' absence to drive the Cattleman's wagon to Trent's party without an adult to accompany him. After being cut in tryouts, Eddie tries to trick Alison into thinking he's still on the team, leading to their breakup after she finds out. Meanwhile, Eddie doesn't receive his usual red envelope from Big Auntie, and learns from Grandma that Big Auntie is mad at him for something.
The episode dropped the ball on this idea. Louis sold part of his business, so he could afford to move. Louis and Jessica become convinced that Grandma is being scammed by an internet lothario in Chile. Eddie, not wanting to be an outcast in the 7th grade, sees the trip as an opportunity to have an impressive story to tell. Meanwhile, Eddie has started listening to some grunge music in order to connect with his cousin Justin, only to learn that Justin is now a diehard fan. Despite this unexpected reason, after a meeting with the Headmaster, she was convinced.
Eddie's friends welcome him back into the fold after seeing how pathetic he is. Afraid to do so, Louis has the neighborhood book club women read the story, knowing they will be brutally honest in their assessment, but Jessica just attributes it to the women not liking her and refuses to back off on the Kenny Rogers request. This results in social services visiting the Huang home. They left Washington and settled in a small southern town on the outskirts of Florida. Meanwhile, Evan fails the mile run portion of the President's Physical Fitness Test, and tries to get a reluctant Jessica to join him in training for a local 5K race. Elsewhere, Louis and Honey would both like to lose some weight, so they join a couple of exercise groups. Realizing her mistake, Jessica calls and asks Marvin to check on Evan, but Evan has set a trap a la Kevin in which causes Marvin to slip and hurt his back.
Bad things happen to Emery on his first day of school, which Grandma attributes to it being the Year of the Ox on the Chinese calendar. Meanwhile, Eddie learns that has been shot to death and takes it very hard. Louis and Jessica look up a local Asian American organization that says they are throwing a party that night, but it ends up being a major disappointment. Eddie learns that Alison had struck up a friendship with Evan during their time together and the two struggle to break the news to Evan that Alison can't hang out at the house anymore. Unbeknownst to the men, Jessica is also plotting a scheme. Meanwhile, Jessica has to serve on jury duty and becomes angered when the jurors pick someone else to be the foreperson.
The first thing the man began to make efforts to open a restaurant, which, in his opinion, will help to get rich. She later learns Evan was dropped from the invite list because he is very bossy, just like his mom. Louis is proud that Cattleman's has earned the Golden Prune award from a retiree publication, but when word of the award gets around the elderly community, there are unintended consequences. Meanwhile, Eddie convinces Evan to sell his collection so he and his brothers can buy a backyard water slide. Guest starring: Evan Hannemann as Eddie's friend Dave Selby. Eddie is excited and nervous to invite his girlfriend Alison and introduce her to his mother; he thinks Jessica will not approve of Alison because she is not Chinese. Upon seeing their dads having way more fun together than they are, Alison thinks her relationship with Eddie has become stale and suggests they take a break.
Orlando's Academy is made in China, possibly by child laborers, and he gets Evan kicked out of the school when they complain to the superintendent. Too bad the family decided to move back, now he has to go back to school with no friends. The older high-school kids and Eddie's pals think it's lame and leave, but Eddie stays and finds a way to save Nicole's reputation. Eddie attempts to use his father's advice in trying to get Nicole to like him. Meanwhile, Jessica uses figure skater as an example to preach hard work and discipline to Emery and Evan. Janet Jackson could not appear in the episode due to her pregnancy at the time but did promote the episode regardless.
Louis uses a neighborhood block party to shamelessly promote the restaurant. Jessica learns that her commission from selling a huge house will put her and Louis into a higher tax bracket, so she backs a strong anti-tax proposal that is on the ballot. Eddie plots to finally get his first kiss from Allison at an upcoming Valentine's Day dance, using Trent as his wingman. Later, Grandma reveals some secrets from her past that surprise Eddie. Michael Bolton starts turning Cattleman's into a merchandising opportunity, but Louis doesn't complain after he is handed a big check for his cut. Meanwhile, Evan laments the fact that he no longer has his older brother to accompany him to elementary school.
Meanwhile, Eddie and Emery enlist Grandma's help to start a clothing line. While Jessica finds that much has changed from her idealized memories of her home country, she also admits she loves her life in America and convinces Louis that he made the right move. Meanwhile, Eddie and Emery have differing opinions on what will be the perfect Christmas present for their mom. It turns out that Evan has ulterior motives. Though Evan eventually realizes Eddie is more grown up and doesn't need him anymore, Eddie later thanks him for all he did. This causes problems when wins Olympic gold instead of Kwan, so Jessica decides to come up with a conspiracy theory to explain Kwan's loss, which even Jessica starts to believe, as well. Meanwhile, Eddie entertains his lame cousin.