The BEST Episodes of American Woman
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2021
Network: Paramount Network
A new, challenging life awaits Bonnie Nolan after she discovers her husband is having an affair. Amid the rise of second-wave feminism in the 1970s, the unconventional mom decides to leave her marriage and raise her two daughters by herself. It's a struggle, but with the help of best friends Kathleen and Diana, the ladies each create their own brand of independence in a rapidly changing world that frowns upon it.
#1 - The Cost of Living
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 28, 2018
Jessica’s big break comes as Bonnie struggles with her new routine as a single mother. Diana gets set up on a date. Kathleen and Greg work through their issues.
#2 - The Breakthrough
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 9, 2018
After attending an EST meeting, Kathleen discovers some answers to the problems in her life. Bonnie chooses a wild adventure with Adam over an important work assignment. Diana makes a new friend.
#3 - Changes and The New Normal
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 14, 2018
Suddenly responsible for her own finances for the first time, Bonnie enlists the help of Diana and Kathleen in her search for stability; Kathleen & Greg start a new business venture and work through personal issues.
#4 - The Agreement
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 26, 2018
Bonnie wants to introduce Adam to her kids, an unexpected guest shows up for Jessica's birthday, Kathleen and Greg's relationship is tested, and Diana enjoys the single life.
#5 - The Party
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 21, 2018
Desperate to connect with her role model Lori, Kathleen drags Bonnie and Diana to a party in the hills, but when Diana tries to cut loose, things get out of hand. Meanwhile, Bonnie finds herself in an exciting new position.
#6 - I Will Survive
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Aug 23, 2018
Desperate to make her children happy, Bonnie considers giving Steve another chance. Kathleen struggles to make a decision about her future. Diana settles into a new role at work.
#7 - Jack
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 2, 2018
Kathleen grapples with some new information she's learned about Greg. Bonnie has a health scare. Diana gets some disappointing news at work.
#8 - The Heat Wave
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 19, 2018
Bonnie invites Louise and her family to a pool party, Becca hits it off with Louise's son, and Diana's judgmental mother creates tension.
#9 - Obstacles and Assets
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 16, 2018
Bonnie reels after losing her job at the department store, Kathleen nabs a major casting opportunity, and Diana makes a connection with her boss.
#10 - Adam
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 12, 2018
Bonnie struggles to connect with her daughters as her relationship with Adam grows, Greg confronts Kathleen about her diet pill use, and Diana learns a secret about Alan.
#11 - Liberation
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 7, 2018
Bonnie’s life is changed forever when she discovers her husband Steve is having an affair. With the help of her best friends Diana and Kathleen, Bonnie figures out how to make it on her own.