The BEST episodes of Little America

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

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.

Last Updated: 7/12/2024Network: Apple TV+Status: Continuing
The Jaguar
147 votes

#1 - The Jaguar

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Aurora Guerrero
Writer: Dan LeFranc
Watch Now:Amazon
Mr. Song
46 votes

#2 - Mr. Song

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/9/2022

A young Korean boy befriends a legendary DJ who gives a much-needed boost to a hat shop owned by the boy’s family.

Watch Now:Amazon
The Cowboy
139 votes

#3 - The Cowboy

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Bharat Nalluri
Watch Now:Amazon
The Manager
192 votes

#4 - The Manager

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/17/2020

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

Directors: Deepa Mehta
Writer: Rajiv Joseph
Watch Now:Amazon
The Baker
104 votes

#5 - The Baker

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Chioke Nassor
Watch Now:Amazon
The Son
99 votes

#6 - The Son

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Stephen Dunn
Watch Now:Amazon
Columbus Starlings LLC
32 votes

#7 - Columbus Starlings LLC

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/9/2022

A Japanese mother devotes her life to creating an all-woman baseball league in Ohio.

The Grand Prize Expo Winners
103 votes

#8 - The Grand Prize Expo Winners

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Tze Chun
Writer: Tze Chun
Watch Now:Amazon
The Silence
121 votes

#9 - The Silence

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Sian Heder
Writer: Sian Heder
Watch Now:Amazon
Paper Piano
32 votes

#10 - Paper Piano

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/9/2022

An Afghan piano prodigy seeking asylum in NYC fights to bring his mother to the US and reconnect with his passion.

Watch Now:Amazon
The Rock
106 votes

#11 - The Rock

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/17/2020

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.

Directors: Nima Nourizadeh
Watch Now:Amazon
The Bra Whisperer
33 votes

#12 - The Bra Whisperer

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/9/2022

Before becoming known as “the bra whisperer,” Ines came to the United States and worked as a nanny for an Orthodox Jewish family in Brooklyn.

Camel on a Stick
37 votes

#13 - Camel on a Stick

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/9/2022

Determined to win the Minnesota State Fair, a chef must contend with shipping delays, a ticking clock, and his Somali community's judgement.

Watch Now:Amazon
The Indoor Arm
27 votes

#14 - The Indoor Arm

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/9/2022

Season finale. A woman from El Salvador who is an amputee adjusts to living in Beverly Hills and struggles to connect with sister's new life.

Watch Now:Amazon
The 9th Caller
37 votes

#15 - The 9th Caller

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/9/2022

A Sri Lankan immigrant enters a Texas-sized contest to win a new car. As exhaustion sets in, she recalls her fraught relationship with her father.

Watch Now:Amazon
Space Door
32 votes

#16 - Space Door

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/9/2022

A Belarusian woman in New York is finally reunited with the man of her dreams after years kept apart. Will their love story pick up where it left off?

Watch Now:Amazon