The following is a list of episodes of the Disney Channel original series, Jessie. The series revolves around Jessie (Debby Ryan), an 18-year-old girl who travels from Texas to New York City and suddenly finds herself becoming a nanny to four unique children: Emma (Peyton List), Ravi (Karan Brar), Luke (Cameron Boyce) and Zuri Ross (Skai Jackson). The series first premiered on Disney Channel on September 30, 2011.

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes Originally aired (U.S. dates)
Season premiere Season finale





September 30, 2011

Ocotber 1,2012

September 16,2012

September 2013

Season 1: 2011-12Edit

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 "New York, New Nanny" Bob Koherr Pamela Eells O'Connell September 30, 2011

Jessie arrives in New York, where she is dumped out of her cab at the Ross's condo building. Kindly taken upstairs by Zuri, Jessie meets her adoptive parents, Morgan and Christina. They hire her to be a nanny to Zuri, Ravi, Luke and Emma. After initially failing to win over each child, they attempt to run away. She soon makes up her mistakes to each child except Emma, who is upset that her parents can't attend her science fair. Jessie goes to the movie set where Morgan and Christina are, telling them that they need to spend more time with their kids, as their presence is important in their lives; this move gets her fired. Nevertheless, she attends Emma's science fair to support her. However, Emma's parents show up to the science fair as well, having taken Jessie's advice. Emma wins the science fair, and Jessie is rehired.

Guest Stars: Charles Esten as Morgan Ross, Christina Moore as Christina Ross, Chris Galya as Tony

2 class="summary" style="text-align: left;" Valerie Ahern & Christian McLaughlin October 7, 2011

Jessie comes to the rescue when the condominium owner Mrs. Chesterfield wants Ravi's pet lizard, Mr. Kipling, out of the building. After a comical chase and almost losing Mr. Kipling in the building, Jessie convinces Mrs. Chesterfield that Ravi loves his pet just as much as she loves her pet chihuahua, and they are allowed to keep Mr. Kipling. In a subplot, Zuri brings home another imaginary "friend" named Genivieve, whom she claims is very mean to her. Jessie resolves the matter by telling her that Mr. Kipling "ate" the imaginary friend, convincing Zuri that the imaginary friend is gone. Meanwhile, Luke and Emma work together on a school photo class project, and their disagreements get them into a scuffle. In the end, Luke makes an amazing action shot involving Mr. Kipling flicking a hawk away with his tail, earning them an A.

Guest Stars: Chris Galya as Tony, Carolyn Hennesy as Mrs. Chesterfield

3 "Used Karma" Bob Koherr Story by: Silvia Olivas

Teleplay by: Chris Kula & Eric Schaar

October 14, 2011

After Jessie accepts an invitation for lunch with Tony, the building's doorman, Emma offers Jessie unsolicited love advice she reads from her favorite teen magazine. Jessie tries to convince Tony that she's just "one of the guys", but ends up making things awkward between them. In a subplot, Ravi gets sick of being the target of Luke's practical jokes, deciding to get back at Luke by telling him that karma will get him. Ravi then plays his own pranks on Luke. After Ravi finally convinces Luke that he is free from karma, Luke affectionately declares him a good brother. Jessie makes Ravi promise that the next time they have a problem, they will talk it out as a family. She and the kids get together to watch a movie, where Bertram plays his own prank on them by scaring them all out of the room. Jessie hints that she might have a crush on Tony when she is dreaming about his positive features before her lunch date with Tony.

Guest Star: Chris Galya as Tony

4 "Zombie Tea Party 5" Shelley Jensen Adam Lapidus October 21, 2011

After Jessie embarrasses Luke in front of a bully, he doesn't want her to help him with anything in public. When the mean kid faces off with Luke in the neighborhood paintball contest, Luke has no one to be his partner. Upset, Jessie arrives at the park to prove to Luke that she can help him win the paintball war. Meanwhile, Zuri invites Emma to her tea party, but Emma turns down the invitation when her friend Jasmine gives her a free pass to a fashion show. Zuri invites Bertram and Mr. Kipling instead, but doesn't think that Bertram is a very good guest; Bertram points out "that unlike Mr. Kipling, I haven't tried to eat the other guests." On the day of the fashion show, Jasmine un-invites Emma, leading to her to decide, on Bertram's advice, to attend Zuri's tea party to cheer her up. Jessie helps Luke win the paintball competition.

5 "One Day Wonders" Phill Lewis Tim Maile & Douglas Tuber October 28, 2011

After a music producer spots Jessie and Luke performing in the park, he promises them fame and gets them to his studio to shoot a music video. However, Jessie and Luke fight over the spotlight, causing problems. Meanwhile, Bertram enlists Emma to help "style" him for his social network profile photo, while Zuri and Ravi take Tony's place at the reception desk to prove to Tony that his job is not as hard as he makes it seem. When Tony finds out about Jessie and Luke, he warns them that the "manager" is a fraud who fools people for their money, as he Tony was one of the fraud's victims. Jessie and Luke resolve their problems and abandon the manager, and Tony shoots a new music video for Jessie's song with Jessie and the kids starring in it.

Guest Stars: Chris Galya as Tony, Arvie Lowe, Jr. as J.J. Mayfield

6 "Zuri's New Old Friend" Leonard R. Garner, Jr. Sally Lapiduss & Erin Dunlap November 4, 2011

Jessie gets worried that Zuri may have imaginary friends her whole life, so she tries to find her an actual friend at the park. Zuri meets Nana Banana, a former clown with a colorful personality, but Zuri begins to favor Nana Banana over Jessie. Jealous, Jessie throws Nana Banana out after a banana peel is left on the stairs, which upsets Zuri. Meanwhile, Mr. Kipling falls in love with a plastic toy animal at the park, so Luke, Emma and Ravi rob it from the park, while trying to avoid Ranger Bill, the park security guard. When they accidentally break the toy and try to return it to the park, they are caught. However, Nana Banana saves them from getting in trouble, which makes Jessie realize her mistake and apologize to Nana Banana, leading to all of them becoming friends.

Guest Stars: Jo Anne Worley as Nana Banana, Ronnie Schell as Ranger Bill

7 "Creepy Connie Comes a Callin" Phill Lewis Eric Schaar & David Booth November 18, 2011

Jessie believes Connie, a math tutor she finds for Luke, will be the perfect scholarly influence, not realizing that "Creepy Connie" is obsessed with Luke. Connie asks Luke to a Harry Potter dance, and Jessie forces him to accept. Jessie soon realizes that Connie really is a creepy stalker and tries steering her away from Luke. In turn, Connie steals Luke's beloved stuffed animal, Kenny the Koala, in order to make Luke go to the dance. Once Jessie tells her that Luke has read none of the Harry Potter books, Connie, horrified, declares her love for Luke dead, and leaves. Meanwhile, Ravi is convinced that he can predict the future with his Mystical Eye-ball Application on his tablet.

Guest Star: Sierra McCormick as Connie Thompson Absent: Peyton List as Emma Ross Note: This is the first time a cast member is absent.