Bosom Buddies

The BEST episodes of Bosom Buddies

Every episode of Bosom Buddies ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Bosom Buddies!

Kip and Henry, two young studs working for a New York ad agency, must disguise themselves as women to live in the one apartment they can afford.

Last Updated: 9/13/2022Network:ABC (US)
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Sonny Boy
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8.46
13 votes

#1 - Sonny Boy

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/12/1981

Kip and Henry (as Buffy and Hildy) subdue two criminals that are robbing the hotel, drawing the attention of the media, and Henry's mother.

Kip Quits
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8.33
12 votes

#2 - Kip Quits

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/26/1981

When Ruth insists that Kip indulge a new client, Kip walks out, expecting Henry to follow him.

Directors: Will Mackenzie
Kip Off the Old Block
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7.88
8 votes

#3 - Kip Off the Old Block

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/18/1982

When Kip learns his parents are heading for a divorce, it's time for him to play the role of peacemaker.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Writer: Lenny Ripps
How Great Thou Art
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7.82
11 votes

#4 - How Great Thou Art

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/19/1981

For Kip's birthday, Henry arranges to have some of his painting shown at The La Daux Gallery.

Directors: Will Mackenzie
Only the Lonely
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7.82
11 votes

#5 - Only the Lonely

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 3/12/1981

Kip and Henry are worried when Ruth invites them to dinner, and appears to want more than a business relationship.

Directors: Tom Trbovich
Amy's Career
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7.62
13 votes

#6 - Amy's Career

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/29/1981

Amy's spirits get a temporary boost when her complimenting of a new client's product gets her a shot at producing its ad campaign.

Directors: John Tracy
Gotta Dance
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7.62
13 votes

#7 - Gotta Dance

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 2/5/1981

Kip uses the public library commercial he's directing as an excuse to hire Sonny as a dancer, hoping to kick-start her career.

Directors: Will Mackenzie
Macho Man
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7.44
18 votes

#8 - Macho Man

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/18/1980

Henry decides to toughen up his image when another date insists she just wants to be friends.

Writer: Lenny Ripps
The Hospital
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7.43
7 votes

#9 - The Hospital

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/2/1981

Sonny recruits Buffy and Hildy to volunteer as "candy stripers" when the hospital where she works becomes short on staff. Kip discovers he has competition for Sonny affections in the form of Jim, a blind patient who knows Buffy and Hildy are men. Amy finds herself in over her head when she substitutes for a sick Lilly as the hotel's manager.

Directors: Will Mackenzie
Watch Now:Amazon
Beauty and the Beasts
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7.42
12 votes

#10 - Beauty and the Beasts

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/15/1981

Buffy and Hildy are invited by Sonny and Isabelle to a singles bar. The pair are ignored by the men, causing Henry to question society's favoritism for attractive people. Feeling like a hypocrite for spurning Amy's advances, he asks her out on a date.

Directors: Will Mackenzie
Watch Now:iTunes
What Price Glory?
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7.38
16 votes

#11 - What Price Glory?

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/1/1981

Kip and Henry have to compromise their morals to compete with Marty Bursky, the office boot-licker, for a prestigious new account, Dr. Bob.

Directors: John Bowab
Loathe Thy Neighbor
star
7.35
23 votes

#12 - Loathe Thy Neighbor

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/11/1980

A fight between Sonny and Amy sparks a fight between Kip and Henry, and a swap of roommates.

Directors: Herbert Kenwith
All You Need is Love
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7.33
9 votes

#13 - All You Need is Love

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/18/1981

Henry begins getting tired of his relationship status--so he decides to submit a personal ad to a video dating service. But when he thinks he found the girl of his dreams--he soon finds out that she's not exactly normal.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Writer: Terry Hart
Bosom Buddies
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7.32
65 votes

#14 - Bosom Buddies

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/27/1980

Henry Desmond and Kip Wilson are imaginative young admen who solve an acute housing problem by donning wigs and dresses to qualify for residence in the Susan B. Anthony hotel for women.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Not With My Sister, You Pig
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7.29
7 votes

#15 - Not With My Sister, You Pig

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/18/1982

Kip's younger sister, Vickie, pays a vist...and he is totally convinced that Henry has seduced her.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Writer: Lenny Ripps
Kip and Sonny's Date
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7.20
10 votes

#16 - Kip and Sonny's Date

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/8/1981

Kip's date with Sonny turns into a disaster, thanks to his nervousness and Henry's date, Cecily - Ruth's niece and a recent devotee of punk rock.

Directors: John Bowab
There's No Business
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7.20
10 votes

#17 - There's No Business

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/15/1981

Henry reluctantly agrees to spend the money that he and Kip are saving for a T-Bill on his Uncle Mort's commercial production company, unaware that Mort owes $17,000 to loanshark Victor.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Watch Now:Amazon
WaterBalloonGate
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7.20
10 votes

#18 - WaterBalloonGate

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/11/1981

Kip and Henry get into trouble when they drop a water balloon on a government official's car.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Who's on Thirst?
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7.14
7 votes

#19 - Who's on Thirst?

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 3/11/1982

Kip and Henry, seeking a little isolation to spark their creativity, become stranded in a wilderness cabin in the dead of winter. The girls, left to their own devices, try to shoot a commercial by themselves, and quickly find they are over their heads.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Writer: Terry Hart
The Reunion
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7.13
40 votes

#20 - The Reunion

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/22/1981

At his high school reunion, Henry encounters a deaf girl he dumped as his prom date.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Watch Now:Amazon
Other Than That, She's a Wonderful Person
star
7.13
8 votes

#21 - Other Than That, She's a Wonderful Person

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/25/1981

Henry starts to date an interior decorator that nobody else can stand.

Directors: Joel Zwick
Writer: Stu Silver
Revenge
star
7.10
10 votes

#22 - Revenge

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/22/1981

The girls hatchs a scheme to embarass Walter after he dumps Amy for another woman at a costume party.

Directors: John Tracy
Watch Now:Amazon
The Truth and Other Lies
star
7.05
37 votes

#23 - The Truth and Other Lies

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/8/1981

After not being about to take Sonny back to his apartment after a date, Kip decided to reveal his secret to Sonny.

Directors: Joel Zwick
The Rewrite
star
7.00
9 votes

#24 - The Rewrite

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/19/1981

Kip tries to help Henry spice up a story documenting Ruth nearly discovering the duo's alternate identities.

Cahoots
star
7.00
10 votes

#25 - Cahoots

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 4/30/1981

Kip and Amy form a pact to use their inside information to help each other win over Sonny and Henry.

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