The BEST Episodes of Moesha

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 12, 2021

Network: UPN

Black teenager Moesha recounts the daily life of her happy-go-lucky family living in the Leimert Park section of Los Angeles.

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Driving Miss Moesha

#1 - Driving Miss Moesha

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 5, 1996

Frank surprises Moesha with a brand new car, but she declines the car because it's a Saturn and not the Jeep she wants. Standing her ground, Mo persuades her father to let her find her own car, but not without complications.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Terri McCoy
Writers: James E. West II, T. Smith III
Job

#2 - Job

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 26, 1996

Moesha and Kim land jobs in ""market research"" at the mall. Mo becomes excited at the prospect of earning her own money and getting a taste of adulthood, but she accepts a promotion that'll make her more responsible.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Mara Brock Akil
Baby Love

#3 - Baby Love

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired May 14, 1996

Frank and Dee announce they would like to have a baby. Moesha doesn't think that it's a good idea and tells Myles that if he agrees with them, he'll be replaced. But after realizing that she's denying Frank and Dee's chance to have a baby, Moesha gives them her blessing. Myles later runs away from home after feeling replaced by the newcomer after Frank forgets to spend time with him.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Ron Neal
Hakeem's New Flame

#4 - Hakeem's New Flame

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired May 21, 1996

Hakeem begins dating a beautiful girl from Hamilton High named Geneva, but Moesha soon misses his constant presence in her life. So Kim enlists her help in a scheme designed to break up the new relationship, after they learn that Geneva has been two-timing Hakeem. But Moesha's guilty conscience leads her to try to repair the damage. Meanwhile, Dee hooks Andell up with J.W., one of Frank's colleagues.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Fred Johnson
Credit Card

#5 - Credit Card

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 3, 1996

After passing on the Saturn, Moesha now receives her Jeep, but she already regrets it. After her car runs out of fuel, being short on money and bothering her parents for money and a ride, Frank and Dee reluctantly agree to let her have her own credit card for emergencies only. Then on her way to a party, Q is locked up and the only way to bail him out is by using her credit card.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Fred Johnson
Women are from Mars, Men are from Saturn

#6 - Women are from Mars, Men are from Saturn

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 15, 1996

Frank begins to hang out with the guys a lot that he ignores Dee (who wants Frank to be at home with her). After Frank's complaining doesn't calm down the situation, Dee decides to get even and hang out with the girls. Meanwhile, with Moesha visiting her cousin, Charisse, at Berkeley, Hakeem offers to baby-sit Myles. And with Myles in bed, he invites a date over, but Kim interrupts his plans.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: James E. West II, T. Smith III
Pajama Jam

#7 - Pajama Jam

Season 3 - Episode 22 - Aired May 12, 1998

Morgan throws a co-ed slumber party and Moesha invites Kim, Hakeem and Niecy. At the party, they find out that the boys sleepover, too. Also, Niecy finds the courage to talk to Marco and Mary Ellen tries desperately to get into the party. After seeing Jeremy dancing with various females, Moesha finally decides to talk to him. Meanwhile, Frank and Dee have a romantic evening at home, but they're interrupted by the news that there are boys at the slumber party. After seeing Moesha walking downstairs and holding hands with Jeremy, Frank scolds Moesha; resulting in Moesha moving out.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Fred Johnson
A House is Not a Home

#8 - A House is Not a Home

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired May 19, 1998

After leaving home, Moesha turns to Andell for the night. Although she promises Andell she'll go back home the next day, she surprises Andell by staying at The Den the following day. Upset that Moesha lied to her, Andell forces Moesha to talk to Frank, but nothings changed between them. Back at Andell's Moesha becomes a bother to Andell and her new beau, Uncle Bernie.

star 9.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Ron Neal
The Whistle Blower

#9 - The Whistle Blower

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 24, 1996

Terry Hightower, Crenshaw High's star basketball player, asks Moesha for help on the upcoming S.A.T. He asks her to write the test for him. Mo declines, but encourages Terry to at least try taking the test. After Terry scored big on the test, everyone believes Mo did it and Terry is subsequently forced into writing it again. Meanwhile, Dee urges Frank take do a fertility test.

star 8.67
3 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Ron Neal
Chain, Chain, Chain

#10 - Chain, Chain, Chain

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 12, 1996

Moesha and her family receive individual chain letters. Non-believer Mo simply burns her letter and encourages the family to do the same. But with the results of the chain letters, in bad condition, tension starts to build up.

star 8.50
2 votes
Directors: Terri McCoy
Writers: Ron Neal
Million Boy March

#11 - Million Boy March

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 20, 1996

Musical guest: Jodeci Moesha and Kim want to join the ""Council of Concerned Youth,"" an all-male organization. Whitlock, the leader, doesn't believe in girls having the right to join and butts heads with independent Mo. But after Moesha provides good ideas for an upcoming fund-raiser, Whitlock reluctantly allows Moesha and Kim to join.

star 8.33
3 votes
Directors: Terri McCoy
Writers: Fred Johnson
Reunion

#12 - Reunion

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 23, 1996

Frank arranges a reunion of Moesha's old friends, including her closest friend, Matt, but when romantic sparks fly between Moesha and Matt, Frank's concern for Moesha's well-being leads him to advise against them dating.

star 8.33
3 votes
Directors: Stan Lathan
Writers: Felicia D. Henderson
The Ditch Party

#13 - The Ditch Party

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 30, 1996

Moesha competes with her locker partner Gabriella for an internship with the L.A. Times and, after Gabriella gets a killer story (thanks to Hakeem), Moesha has to write an even bigger story. So she writes an article about ditch parties which gets her into trouble after the vice principal gets hold of it.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Terri McCoy
Writers: Silvia Cardenas
Mother's Day

#14 - Mother's Day

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired May 7, 1996

Musical guest: Out of Eden Mother's Day approaches and Frank makes plans to treat Dee to a holiday brunch at The Den, but Moesha, still grieving over the loss of her mother, tries to resist a close relationship with Dee.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Terri McCoy
Writers: Sara V. Finney, Vida Spears
Mama Said Knock You Out

#15 - Mama Said Knock You Out

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 10, 1996

Kim becomes jealous when Moesha begins to hang out with her new friend Teresa. Then, when Teresa gets along well with Q too, Kim talks Moesha into believing that Teresa wants to steal him. A fight is the result, but it's Teresa and Kim who meet in the squared circle.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Silvia Cardenas
Basket Case

#16 - Basket Case

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 17, 1996

It's the annual Basket Auction at Crenshaw High. (The boys put together a basket, which is auctioned off to raise money, the girls then gets a date with the boy behind the basket they bought.) Moesha manages to get a list, but it's wrong and she ends up with Hakeem instead of her dream boy. Later, after hanging out together, Moesha and Hakeem accidentally kiss.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Sara V. Finney, Vida Spears
Ichi, Ni, San, Shi Look-- Clarkzilla!

#17 - Ichi, Ni, San, Shi Look-- Clarkzilla!

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 29, 1996

Frank's nerdy nephew Clark visits. Alone the thought of Clark's visit sends the whole family a shiver down the back and Dee soon learns why. After his arrival, Clark doesn't waste a minute and turns everyone's life into a nightmare, including Dee's who tries to maintain an art show. Meanwhile, Q and Moesha's relationship hit the next phase.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: James E. West II, T. Smith III
A Concerted Effort (1)

#18 - A Concerted Effort (1)

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 5, 1996

Musical guests:A Tribe Called Quest, Blackstreet Moesha wins four tickets on a radio show for the MTV MegaFest. For Kim, Niecy and Hakeem, it's clear who she'll take along with her. But when Moesha and Q reunite, it's five persons and four tickets. Q reassures everyone that it won't be a problem and he later wants to take along his four aspiring singing cousins, making it a nine for four. At the concert, Q's plan fails when Moesha and his cousins somehow manage to get in and he, Hakeem, Kim and Niecy are left in the cold. While Dee and Frank go out for the evening, they leave Myles in the care of a babysitter who turns into his worst nightmare. Back at the concert, Q and Hakeem meet Q's former girlfriend, Ebony, and her friend Lisa Leslie who have appeared to have been stood up by their dates. Q manages to con Ebony and Lisa into letting himself and Hakeem escort them into the concert. (Mission Accomplished!) Unfortunately, Kim and Niecy try to gain access to the concert but all plans

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Fred Johnson
A Concerted Effort (2)

#19 - A Concerted Effort (2)

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 5, 1996

Musical guests: Soul For Real, Xscape, Mc Lyte, Nancy Wilson and 112 After Moesha sees Q with Ebony, their relationship freezes again. Kim and Niecy continue to try to gain access to the concert. As Moesha, Kim and Niecy all seem to give up on the evening, they run into Montell Jordan who tries to change Moesha's mind and escorts the girls to the concert. But only Moesha becomes the lucky girl after Kim and Niecy are caught in a stampede. Myles continues his nightmare with the mean babysitter. Inside the concert, Moesha and Q talk over their differences and end up arriving to the restaurant that Dee and Frank, along with Andell and Coach Vines, are attending. Frank finally meets Q. After receiving Moesha's and Q's ticket stubs, Kim and Niecy finally get into the concert but are saddened to learn that the concert is over. Q's cousins' plans to get a recording deal fail but they fulfill Kim and Niecy's night by performing a song for them.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Ron Neal
The Regulations of Love

#20 - The Regulations of Love

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 12, 1996

Moesha hosts a dinner party for her friends. Kim tries to get Hakeem to notice her by using her how-to-book called ""The Regulations of Love."" But Hakeem isn't interested. After ruining everyone's night and realizing that Hakeem doesn't want her, Kim tries a different approach by making Hakeem jealous. To do so, she asks Michael out but doesn't know that Michael has a crush on her. Meanwhile, Frank and Myles drive Dee crazy with their new Nigerian drums.

star 8.00
3 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Silvia Cardenas
There's No Place Like the Mitchell Home

#21 - There's No Place Like the Mitchell Home

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 19, 1996

Trying to be young, Andell injures her leg. Moesha persuades her family to let Andell stay with them, but Andell soon becomes a pest to Frank, Dee and Myles. With Andell staying with the Mitchells, Moesha runs The Den. But Moesha's new ideas for The Den slowly turns everyone's interest away from The Den.

star 8.00
2 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Felicia D. Henderson
Guess Q's Coming to Dinner

#22 - Guess Q's Coming to Dinner

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 7, 1997

Over Q, Moesha starts neglecting her schoolwork and household chores. A fight between her and her parents is imminent. She finally convinces Frank to let Q come over for dinner so he can get to know Q.

star 8.00
1 votes
Break a Leg

#23 - Break a Leg

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 28, 1997

Moesha gives dance lessons at the community center. While presenting moves with Moesha to the class, Myles is discovered by a director and gets the chance to do a commercial. But Moesha's class' dancing competition conflicts with Myles's commercial shooting, and the family must choose between the two. Meanwhile, Frank and Dee argue over shortage of money.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Ron Neal
Back to Africa

#24 - Back to Africa

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 11, 1997

Big moments are coming up for Frank and Dee. Dee gets a promotion to vice principal, while Frank's on his way to General Representative at the dealership. Meanwhile, Moesha, Q, Kim and Hakeem are excited for a trip to Africa for the Africa Club, but Hakeem, whose financial status doesn't allow such an expensive trip, cannot attend. So Moesha gets together a charity event to help raise money for Hakeem. But when Frank's dreams for the dealership demands more money, he has to tell Moesha that she cannot go to Africa. When everyone finds out about Mo's dilemma, they double the efforts and raise enough money to send her to Africa, too.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Mara Brock Akil
Strike a Pose

#25 - Strike a Pose

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Feb 18, 1997

A ""Where I see myself at 30"" letter depresses Dee. Pressured by Dee, Moesha enters a modeling contest only to find that it conflicts with a lecture by an author she admires from the Harlem Renaissance.

star 8.00
1 votes
Writers: Felicia D. Henderson