The BEST Episodes of Pose
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 1, 2021
Spotlights the legends, icons and ferocious house mothers of New York’s underground ball culture, a movement that first gained notice in the 1980s.
#1 - Mother of The Year
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 22, 2018
The ultimate showdown takes places at the Princess Ball, when the House of Evangelista battles against the House of Ferocity and Mother of the Year is decided.
#2 - In My Heels
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 20, 2019
After a medical set back, Blanca struggles to reassemble the House of Evangelista. Meanwhile, Pray Tell confronts old traumas when an exciting new category is proposed.
#3 - Acting Up
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 11, 2019
Convinced Madonna's "Vogue" will lead to mainstream acceptance, Blanca encourages the House of Evangelista to follow their dreams despite putting her own on the backburner. Meanwhile, Pray Tell joins an activist organization fighting for the rights of HIV positive people.
#4 - Never Knew Love Like This Before
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 9, 2019
The Ballroom community is shaken to its core when a valued member is brutally attacked.
#5 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 3, 2018
In 1987 New York, Blanca Rodriguez pursues her dream of becoming a house mother after receiving a devastating medical diagnosis. Alongside the members of her newly formed House of Evangelista, Blanca competes in the House Ballroom scene against her former mother and recent rival, Elektra Abundance. Meanwhile, Damon Richards moves to New York City with aspirations of joining a dance company.
#6 - Revelations
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 6, 2019
Relationships are irreparably damaged when Damon reveals the secrets others have been hiding.
#7 - Love is the Message
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 8, 2018
Pray Tell organizes a cabaret for the AIDS ward at a local hospital.
#8 - Life's A Beach
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 13, 2019
With Blanca reeling from an unexpected loss, Elektra organizes a girls trip to the shore.
#9 - Giving and Receiving
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 17, 2018
The House of Evangelista celebrates the holidays and prepares for the Snow Ball in spite of Angel’s lack of holiday spirit. Elektra contemplates undergoing an affirming medical procedure.
#10 - Worth It
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 18, 2019
Determined to be an example to her children, Blanca launches a business venture with unexpected results. Meanwhile, Ricky’s travels have unpredicted consequences for his relationship with Damon, and Elektra shocks the ballroom community with a bold move.
#11 - The Fever
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 24, 2018
Candy's insecurities about her appearance are heightened when she is criticized at a ball. Blanca worries when Damon and Ricky have a medical scare that threatens to tear them apart.
#12 - Butterfly/Cocoon
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 25, 2019
A fatal mishap with a client leads Elektra to seek out the counsel of Blanca and Candy. Meanwhile, moving from friends to lovers proves to be a challenge for Angel and Lil Papi.
#13 - Access
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 10, 2018
Blanca is denied access to a popular bar leading to a purposeful feud. Meanwhile, inexperienced Damon learns the truth about love and sex when he is asked on a date.
#14 - Mother's Day
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 1, 2018
Blanca is forced to reconnect with her estranged siblings after the death of her mother.
#15 - Pink Slip
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 15, 2018
Blanca makes a startling revelation about Lil Papi that changes the House of Evangelista forever. Meanwhile, Elektra rethinks her means of survival when the House of Abundance is evicted from their apartment.
#16 - Blow
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 30, 2019
The House of Evangelista plan a large prank to antagonize Frederica. Meanwhile, Angel is introduced to the unsavory side of modeling.
#17 - What Would Candy Do?
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 16, 2019
Competition gets the best of Damon and Ricky as they audition for a spot on Madonna’s Blonde Ambition tour.
#18 - Love's in Need of Love Today
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 23, 2019
After falling ill while organizing his annual AIDS Cabaret, PrayTell lands in the hospital leading to a series of unexpected visitors.