The BEST Episodes of Kirstie

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 2, 2021

Network: TV Land

“Kirstie’s New Show” revolves around Madison “Maddie” Banks, a renowned Broadway star who finds her life turned upside down when Arlo, the son she gave up at birth, suddenly appears hoping to connect after his adoptive parents have died. However, Maddie doesn’t exactly see nerdy and schlubby Arlo fitting in with her luxurious lifestyle. But when Maddie’s assistant and best friend, Thelma, and outlandish driver Frank encourage her to give Arlo a chance, Maddie is shocked to find that perhaps she has motherly instincts after all.

Little Bummer Boy

#1 - Little Bummer Boy

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 18, 2013

Hoping to lift Arlo's spirits, Maddie, Thelma and Frank decide to finally celebrate Christmas for once. Buoyed by the sudden holiday cheer, Arlo surprises Maddie with an unwelcome gift: her estranged mother.

star 8.00
16 votes
Thelma's Ex

#2 - Thelma's Ex

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 12, 2014

Maddie and Thelma clash when Thelma's womanizing ex-husband Duke comes to town. Worried she could lose her best friend and faithful assistant, an insecure Maddie will do anything to keep Thelma and Duke apart.

star 8.00
12 votes
Maddie's Agent

#3 - Maddie's Agent

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 19, 2014

Outraged that her co-star is getting jobs, Maddie vows to fire her agent. When cowardice stops her from lowering the hammer, she seduces him. Bolstered by her "courage," Arlo, Frank and Thelma face their fears.

star 7.90
10 votes
Arlo's Birthday

#4 - Arlo's Birthday

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 11, 2013

After hearing Arlo’s karaoke talent at his birthday party, Maddie is thrilled to find a connection with him and decides to make him a star. Against his wishes, she pulls some strings to try to set him up with a record producer.

star 7.88
16 votes
Maddie vs. Maddie

#5 - Maddie vs. Maddie

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 29, 2014

Maddie confronts a secret from her past when she runs into the real Madison Banks, a former actress Maddie screwed over to get her big break, who now wants to prove that she should be the Broadway star.

star 7.77
13 votes
Mickey and Maddie

#6 - Mickey and Maddie

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 8, 2014

After firing inept but hunky stagehand Mickey, Maddie consoles him with a one-night stand -- then can't get rid of him. Tension arises between Frank and Arlo when Frank asks Arlo's crush to be his tango partner.

star 7.76
17 votes
When They Met

#7 - When They Met

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 5, 2014

On the eve of the Tony nominations, Frank infuriates Maddie by admitting he doesn't think she'll get a Tony nod. Trying to remind a fuming Maddie just how lucky she is to have him in her life, Thelma recounts how they all met.

star 7.75
12 votes
The Dinner Party

#8 - The Dinner Party

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 26, 2014

Hoping to help Arlo woo a girl, Maddie invites her snobby parents to a dinner party. Maddie casts herself as the perfect mom, but the plan goes sideways when Frank has to play her fake boyfriend and Thelma gets high.

star 7.69
13 votes
The Girl Next Door

#9 - The Girl Next Door

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 1, 2014

When Kathy Griffin looks at a penthouse across the hall, Maddie goes to great lengths to remain the biggest star in her building.

star 7.53
15 votes
Like a Virgin

#10 - Like a Virgin

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 22, 2014

When Maddie learns Arlo's a virgin, she enlists her understudy Brittany to deflower him in exchange for a chance to go onstage. When Arlo falls in love, Maddie storms the theater to avenge his broken heart.

star 7.00
12 votes
Arlo Moves In

#11 - Arlo Moves In

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 4, 2013

Unnerved by the saintly specter of Arlo's adoptive mom and the barbs of her understudy, Maddie struggles to adapt to her new life as a mom. Meanwhile, Arlo wonders if they'll ever have a real relationship.

star 6.96
49 votes

#12 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 4, 2013

Broadway diva Madison Banks is shocked to find the son she gave up for adoption at her door. Unsure how to fit him into her life, she pushes him away until realizing he may be just what she needs.

star 4.10
60 votes