Archer follows the secret agents of ISIS, including Sterling Archer and his mother, who runs the agency. Archer premiered on January 14, 2009. Following is an episode guide for season 1 of Archer.
January 14, 2010
Lana's residual lust for Archer prompts Malory to promote Cyril to field agent. Archer then trains his new competition as only he can, whilst Malory frets over her own past and her son's future.
January 14, 2010
Archer goes to great lengths to cover up discrepancies in his ISIS expense account as he attempts to access the agency's mainframe computer. Cyril and Lana's Friday night dinner date is interrupted by work.
January 21, 2010
A new field agent makes a splash at ISIS, but Archer and Lana suspect there may be something all too perfect about their new diversity hire.
January 28, 2010
Malory hosts a dinner party for UN Intelligence Chairman Torvald Utne in an effort to get a new weapons contract for ISIS. Unfortunately, a group of rival assassins have targeted Mr. Utne for elimination.
February 4, 2010
Malory's career is threatened when a sensitive videotape falls into the hands of a rogue (and roguish) Cuban agent, so she calls on Archer's expertise in seduction to turn the tables on her blackmailer.
February 11, 2010
Archer must rescue Lana from the clutches of Skorpio, the infamous arms dealer. Meanwhile, Cyril fears not only for his girlfriend's life, but her succumbing to the seductive nature of Archer's heroics.
February 18, 2010
When a bomb threat jeopardizes the maiden voyage of the luxury airship Excelsior, Archer and the ISIS crew must battle the clock (and each other) to avert disaster.
March 4, 2010
After ISIS loses yet another lucrative contract to rival agency ODIN, Malory assigns Archer and Lana to embarrass ODIN by stealing a priceless diamond from their biggest client.
March 11, 2010
When Archer takes a higher-paying job at rival agency ODIN, Malory will stop at nothing to get him back.
"Dial M for Mother"
March 18, 2010
Questions about the identity of Archer's real father lead him into a perilous trap... and an explosive confrontation with Malory.