The BEST Episodes of Little America

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2021

Network: Apple TV+

Inspired by the true stories featured by Epic Magazine, go beyond the headlines to look at the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring and surprising stories of immigrants in America, when they're more relevant now than ever.

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The Jaguar

#1 - The Jaguar

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

Marisol, an undocumented teenager from Mexico, navigates the rarefied world of competitive squash with the help of her coach who inspires her to dream big — on and off the court.

star 7.79
128 votes
Directors: Aurora Guerrero
Writers: Dan LeFranc
The Cowboy

#2 - The Cowboy

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

Iwegbuna, an economic grad student from a small village in Nigeria, struggles to adjust to life in Oklahoma, but he gains confidence and a connection to home by becoming a part of a culture he admired most as a child: cowboys.

star 7.66
120 votes
Directors: Bharat Nalluri
Writers: Brian Savelson, Janicza Bravo, Mfoniso Udofia
The Baker

#3 - The Baker

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

Beatrice, the only one of her 22 siblings to be sent from Uganda to college in the US, tries to achieve her own version of the American Dream by selling her chocolate chip cookies from a basket on her head.

star 7.51
93 votes
Directors: Chioke Nassor
Writers: Casallina Kisakye
The Manager

#4 - The Manager

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

At 12 years old, Kabir must learn to run a Utah motel on his own when his parents are deported back to India.

star 7.47
163 votes
Directors: Deepa Mehta
Writers: Rajiv Joseph
The Son

#5 - The Son

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

When Rafiq escapes from his home in Syria after his father discovers he is gay, he’s forced to go on the run until he finds his “home” in the unlikeliest of places.

star 7.46
82 votes
Directors: Stephen Dunn
Writers: Amrou Al-Kadhi, Stephen Dunn
The Grand Prize Expo Winners

#6 - The Grand Prize Expo Winners

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

A Singaporean single mother wins an all-inclusive Alaskan cruise — allowing her and her two children to experience a taste of the good life on an emotionally cathartic trip.

star 7.39
90 votes
Directors: Tze Chun
Writers: Tze Chun
The Silence

#7 - The Silence

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

Sylviane's 10-day silent meditation retreat takes an unexpected turn when she develops feelings for a man with whom she’s shared everything but words.

star 7.28
105 votes
Directors: Sian Heder
Writers: Sian Heder
The Rock

#8 - The Rock

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 17, 2020

Faraz will stop at nothing to build a home for his Iranian family, including attempting to remove a massive rock from an otherwise perfect piece of real estate in Yonkers.

star 7.13
93 votes
Directors: Nima Nourizadeh
Writers: Emily V. Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani, Lee Eisenberg