Kim's Convenience

The WORST episodes of Kim's Convenience

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

The funny, heartfelt story of The Kims, a Korean-Canadian family, running a convenience store in downtown Toronto. Mr. and Mrs. Kim ('Appa' and 'Umma') immigrated to Toronto in the 80's to set up shop near Regent Park and had two kids, Jung and Janet who are now young adults. However, when Jung was 16, he and Appa had a major falling out involving a physical fight, stolen money and Jung leaving home. Father and son have been estranged since.

Last Updated: 6/27/2022Network: CBC (CA)
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A Tangled Web
star
7.29
115 votes

#1 - A Tangled Web

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/16/2021

Appa's nerves are tested when Nayoung arrives with a furry friend. Umma shares an uncomfortable lunch with Jung and Shannon. Bad timing makes Kimchee neglect a co-worker in need.

Directors: Renuka Jeyapalan
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Slippery Slope
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7.29
112 votes

#2 - Slippery Slope

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/9/2021

Appa worries about Umma after a minor household accident. Janet uses Jung's past to boost her reputation with students. A high school reunion has Kimchee thinking about an old flame.

Directors: Justin Wu
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Tennis Anyone?
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7.31
119 votes

#3 - Tennis Anyone?

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/9/2021

Umma and Appa try to fit in at an upscale tennis court. Shannon helps Omar deal with his over-eager family. Janet misjudges a co-worker.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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Matchy Matchy
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7.33
116 votes

#4 - Matchy Matchy

Season 5 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/30/2021

Umma tries to set Janet up with their new mason. Jung and Appa struggle to cope with a simple, kind gesture. Kimchee and Shannon can't get on the same page for employee evaluations.

Directors: Siobhan Devine
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Who's Pranking Who?
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7.39
114 votes

#5 - Who's Pranking Who?

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/23/2021

Kimchee tries to impress the Handy district manager. Shannon inadvertently insults Umma's soup. Appa starts a prank war with Janet.

Directors: Siobhan Devine
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Birds of a Feather
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7.42
118 votes

#6 - Birds of a Feather

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/17/2020

Jung shows Shannon his nurturing side while Chelsea and Gerald get in the way of Janet's summer plans. Appa is invited to lead a business seminar but is forced to share the spotlight.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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Channouncements
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7.43
125 votes

#7 - Channouncements

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/26/2021

A new church member makes Umma feel cast aside; Appa becomes jealous of Janet's journaling. Shannon's decision to allow shorts in the office allows Terence to come out of his shell.

Directors: Renuka Jeyapalan
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Field of Schemes
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7.43
111 votes

#8 - Field of Schemes

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/16/2021

Appa makes a controversial call when umpiring pastor Nina's baseball game. Janet gives Umma a sweater that turns out to be a bad fit. Jung and Kimchee babysit Gwen's niece.

Directors: Sherren Lee
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Chammo!
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7.46
143 votes

#9 - Chammo!

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/25/2020

Janet is commissioned to take portraits of Shannon's cats. Umma entrusts Jung to pick Appa up from the dentist, but things don't go as planned. Kimchee is threatened by Terence, and a spice challenge ensues.

Directors: Renuka Jeyapalan
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Knife Strife
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7.46
123 votes

#10 - Knife Strife

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/24/2020

Umma believes she has discovered a murder weapon, as Janet realizes she and Nathan have nothing in common. At Handy, Kimchee struggles to fit in with the other regional managers.

Directors: Siobhan Devine
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In the Bedroom
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7.47
144 votes

#11 - In the Bedroom

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/10/2020

Appa and Umma come up with a new sleeping arrangement. Jung pursues a new career and tries to get Janet involved. Shannon and Kimchee discover a new, slightly terrifying side of Terence.

Directors: Renuka Jeyapalan
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Chance Encounter
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7.47
116 votes

#12 - Chance Encounter

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/2/2021

Appa and Kimchee enjoy an impromptu hangout together. Janet and Umma find an envelope of money in the store. Jung and Shannon struggle to watch TV together.

Directors: Sherren Lee
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Janet's Photos
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7.47
571 votes

#13 - Janet's Photos

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/11/2016

Appa gives Janet unsolicited tips on taking better photos, much to her annoyance. Jung tries for a promotion at the car rental agency.

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Hugs & Prayers
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7.47
112 votes

#14 - Hugs & Prayers

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired 4/6/2021

Appa and Janet take a first aid course. Umma worries that her prayers may be backfiring. Shannon and Jung are finalists for a reality TV show.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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Parking Pass
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7.48
136 votes

#15 - Parking Pass

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/19/2021

Umma's new parking pass gives Appa an idea. Janet searches for more meaningful work. Shannon's mixup leads to an awkward situation for the Handy staff.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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The Kim Cup
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7.49
187 votes

#16 - The Kim Cup

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/12/2019

Appa and Jung try out the old family ping pong table; Umma's feelings get hurt when Janet refuses to hang out with her; a gift basket causes problems.

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Beacon of Truth
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7.50
129 votes

#17 - Beacon of Truth

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/18/2020

A lie from Janet's past hurts Appa's feelings but Umma wants Janet to keep the truth to herself. At Handy, Shannon and Jung struggle with workplace dating dynamics.

Directors: Siobhan Devine
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Appa & Linus
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7.50
118 votes

#18 - Appa & Linus

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/2/2021

Appa destroys a piece of Gerald's childhood; Umma misrepresents herself to her support group. Shannon gets in the way of Kimchee's plan to visit Jung in California.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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Cookie Monster
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7.50
108 votes

#19 - Cookie Monster

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/23/2021

Appa finds marijuana in the house. Shannon throws a staff party that doesn't go as planned.

Directors: Peter Wellington
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Appanticitis
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7.50
189 votes

#20 - Appanticitis

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/19/2019

Appa gets into trouble when he’s too honest with Umma. Janet takes Gerald to the hospital and meets an old friend. Jung wants to audition for his favourite reality show but double books audition partners

Hit 'n' Fun
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7.50
183 votes

#21 - Hit 'n' Fun

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/26/2019

Umma and Appa accidentally damage a close friend's car. Janet discovers that Gerald isn't as loyal a friend as she thought. Jung worries that his birthday message to Shannon might be too personal.

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New TV
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7.51
239 votes

#22 - New TV

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/21/2017

Kimchee tries to keep his new girlfriend from meeting Jung. Janet speaks her mind in class. Appa scores a new TV.

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Cardboard Jung
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7.52
269 votes

#23 - Cardboard Jung

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/17/2017

When Nayoung visits, a white lie leads to romantic chaos. Meanwhile, Umma brings a life-size cardboard cutout of Jung to the store.

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Open Kimunication
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7.53
202 votes

#24 - Open Kimunication

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/22/2019

Appa and Umma unwittingly end up in marriage counseling. Jung learns more about Shannon's boyfriend than he bargained for. Janet debates whether or not to share a potential mentor with Gerald.

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Good Neighbours
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7.53
229 votes

#25 - Good Neighbours

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 12/5/2017

Kim's Convenience gets a noisy new neighbor. Jung becomes smitten with a new co-worker. Gerald's new girlfriend rubs Janet the wrong way.

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