The BEST Episodes of I Hate My Teenage Daughter

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 24, 2020

Network: FOX

A story of two life-long friends who realize their children have turned out to be the same type of unlikable bullies that made high school insufferable.

Teenage Cheerleading

#1 - Teenage Cheerleading

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 13, 2013

Sophie and Mackenzie try out for the cheer squad, but when Sophie gets picked and Mackenzie doesn't, this causes friction between the friends and mothers. Meanwhile Matt and Gary need to cut the worst player from their basketball team, Jack.

star 8.64
42 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
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Teenage Ski Trip

#2 - Teenage Ski Trip

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 30, 2013

Sophie is desperate to go on a school ski trip but financial issues get in the way.

star 8.53
43 votes
Directors: Shelley Jensen
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Teenage Vacation

#3 - Teenage Vacation

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 20, 2012

It's Spring Break and Annie decides to take the entire gang on a road trip in Matt's tour bus. Annie and Nikki think the road trip will be a great opportunity to spend quality time with the girls. But togetherness starts to wear thin as the girls are anything but thrilled to be trapped with their parents in an RV headed for the Ozarks.

star 8.00
30 votes
Directors: Steve Zuckerman
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Teenage Moving Out

#4 - Teenage Moving Out

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 10, 2013

Sophie sneaks out to a concert and Annie is less than impressed.

star 7.83
12 votes
Directors: David Trainer
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Teenage Escuela

#5 - Teenage Escuela

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 6, 2012

When Sophie tells Annie that she does not care about getting good grades, Annie decides to set an example by taking night classes at the local community college. Nikki joins her in a Spanish class and is surprisingly fluent as she frequently watches telenovelas. Meanwhile, the dads are in charge of getting the girls to finish an important school project.

star 7.62
78 votes
Directors: Steve Zuckerman
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Teenage Cotillion

#6 - Teenage Cotillion

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 14, 2011

There is a father-daughter dance coming up, but Matt is unable to attend so Jack volunteers to be Sophie's date.

star 7.33
135 votes
Directors: Shelley Jensen
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Teenage Girlfriends

#7 - Teenage Girlfriends

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 6, 2013

When Principal Diego breaks up with her husband, Annie and Nikki befriend their now-vulnerable nemesis to get her to write letters of recommendation for Sophie and Mackenzie, who are applying for a competitive college prep summer program. Meanwhile Matt asks Jack's assistant out on a date despite his objection.

star 7.29
14 votes
Directors: David Trainer
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Teenage Sixties

#8 - Teenage Sixties

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 9, 2013

The mothers throw Sophie and Mackenzie a double birthday bash, but trouble abounds when the girls want a Mad Men party.

star 7.27
11 votes
Directors: David Trainer
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Teenage Family Night

#9 - Teenage Family Night

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 7, 2011

In an effort to reconnect with the girls, Annie reinstates an old tradition of "Family Night," even though the adults are all now divorced. Of course, nothing goes right: the girls try to escape; Nikki becomes outraged after learning that Gary is dating someone new; and Annie is thrown for a loop when Jack shows up with a hot date.

star 7.21
198 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
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Teenage Party

#10 - Teenage Party

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 16, 2013

Mackenzie and Sophie are invited to a seniors party but Annie has her concerns.

star 7.18
11 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
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Teenage Date Night

#11 - Teenage Date Night

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 13, 2012

Annie steps outside of her comfort zone when she accepts a dinner date with her former Spanish instructor, Alex. Meanwhile, an envious Jack runs a background check on Alex and discovers that he is hiding a secret that Jack and Nikki decide Annie needs to know about.

star 7.00
120 votes
Directors: Steve Zuckerman
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Pilot

#12 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 30, 2011

After Sophie and Mackenzie lock a student in the school bathroom, Annie and Nikki must punish their daughters by not allowing them to attend the school dance. On the night of the dance, the mothers try to hold firm on their decision, despite the girls' best efforts to derail their punishments, while the fathers make the situation worse.

star 6.71
298 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
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Teenage Dating

#13 - Teenage Dating

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 21, 2011

Annie reluctantly agrees to let Sophie start dating a sixteen-year-old boy and is pleasantly surprised when she sees the positive influence he has over her, until he reveals a little surprise of his own. Meanwhile, Jack agrees to help Mackenzie on a school report about the court system and, in return, gets makeover advice from both Nikki and Mackenzie when they decide he needs a little "flash" and "pop" in order to win a court case he's worried about.

star 6.63
46 votes
Directors: Shelley Jensen
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