The BEST Episodes of Queen Sugar

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2021

The series follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, who, with her teenage son Micah moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.

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And Dream with Them Deeply

#1 - And Dream with Them Deeply

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 14, 2021

star 8.50
38 votes
Moving So Easily Through That Common Depth

#2 - Moving So Easily Through That Common Depth

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 5, 2021

star 8.41
32 votes
As Promised

#3 - As Promised

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 5, 2016

Nova's public comments about Charley's marriage causes a rift between the two; Ralph Angel tries to get out of an illegal arrangement; Charley learns what Davis did during the night in question.

star 8.37
675 votes
So Far

#4 - So Far

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 9, 2016

Charlie searches for a new mill; and realizes that there's more to the story of the land than originally thought. In other events, Hollywood again tries to mend his relationship with Aunt Violet.

star 8.36
667 votes
Give Us This Day

#5 - Give Us This Day

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 30, 2016

Charley continues to make calculated decisions about Davis' basketball career and her desire to secure an investor in the farm. Davis attempts to repair his relationship with his son, Micah, but he faces resistance. Meanwhile, Nova and Calvin finally reunite; however, their relationship causes controversy in the community. Violet learns of Hollywood's departure and tries to make amends, and Ralph Angel makes a shocking discovery that changes everything.Tune in to the gripping season finale of Queen Sugar.

star 8.36
598 votes

#6 - Here

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Sep 4, 2019

star 8.34
138 votes
Oh Mamere

#7 - Oh Mamere

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 21, 2019

Blue's trauma is triggered when Micah takes him to the park. Darla learns the truth about the night Blue was conceived.

star 8.33
127 votes
I Am

#8 - I Am

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 11, 2019

star 8.33
132 votes
Where With All

#9 - Where With All

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 26, 2016

As the Bordelons prepare for a hurricane, many of the family's underlying issues are brought to the surface. The incoming storm threatens the farm, and while preparing to protect their property, Remy calls into question Charley's treatment of her staff.

star 8.30
686 votes
I No Longer Imagine

#10 - I No Longer Imagine

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 19, 2019

Ralph Angel confronts Nova, and Micah has a physical altercation with another student, which leads to a charged conversation with Charley.

star 8.29
126 votes
Pleasure Is Black

#11 - Pleasure Is Black

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 12, 2019

Ralph Angel learns that his parole has concluded, Charley and Romero enjoy each other's company and the Bordelon family celebrate the opening of Vi's Prized Pies and Diner.

star 8.29
134 votes
Far Too Long

#12 - Far Too Long

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 23, 2016

The Bordelons continue to look for a new mill in time for harvest, and Charley's search for an investor motivates her to make a cunning decision in relation to Davis basketball career. Meanwhile, Ralph Angel devises his own solution to the Bordelons dilemma, and Charley's objection creates friction.

star 8.29
639 votes
In No Uncertain Terms

#13 - In No Uncertain Terms

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 12, 2016

Charley deals with the state of her marriage; Ralph Angel decides to farm full time; Aunt Violet finds out information about Hollywood that threatens their relationship.

star 8.22
738 votes
Where My Body Stops or Begins

#14 - Where My Body Stops or Begins

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 26, 2019

Violet is surprised by someone from her past who arrives at her diner.

star 8.22
129 votes
May 27, 2020

#15 - May 27, 2020

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 23, 2021

The Bordelons' lives are impacted by the tragic murder of George Floyd; Nova asks Calvin to recount something from his past; Ralph Angel and Darla give Blue a version of "The Talk."

star 8.22
60 votes
Dream Variations

#16 - Dream Variations

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 15, 2017

Charley's shocking plan to save her business puts her relationship with Remy in jeopardy. Hollywood proposes to Violet. Nova and Remy share an unexpected moment. Ralph Angel decides if he can forgive Darla.

star 8.19
293 votes
Early-May 2020

#17 - Early-May 2020

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 9, 2021

Micah and Charley's relationship grows deeper; Ralph Angel takes pride in his new job; Calvin's daughter quarantines with him and Nova; Micah helps Charley in her fight against Parker and Landry; Ralph Angel talks to Darla about their future.

star 8.19
63 votes
All The Borders

#18 - All The Borders

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 7, 2019

Charley learns some devastating news about her mill, Violet calls in a favor from Sam Landry. Nova has an intense conversation with a past lover. Meanwhile, Ralph Angel and Darla comfort one another while Romero and Charley's relationship hits a roadblock.

star 8.18
137 votes
May 19, 2020

#19 - May 19, 2020

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 16, 2021

Charley throws Darla a surprise bridal shower, leading up to a gorgeous and joyful wedding the whole family enjoys.

star 8.18
66 votes
Stare at the Same Fires

#20 - Stare at the Same Fires

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 14, 2019

Violet confesses a hard truth to Hollywood; Micah turns to Ralph Angel for advice about his relationship; Nova helps Charley when she hits a low point; and the community comes together at the Queen Sugar Mill to say enough is enough.

star 8.18
134 votes
Freedom's Plow

#21 - Freedom's Plow

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 2, 2017

Darla reaches out to her family to share her big news. Violet's condition worsens. Nova's Zika story causes concern in the community. Micah finally comes to terms with his emotions. Charley receives an unexpected visit from her mother, and the two have an honest conversation about Charley's upbringing.

star 8.17
537 votes
All Good

#22 - All Good

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 16, 2016

The Bordelons must find a new mill, but with mounting expenses, they need a feasible solution. Charley makes a big step in putting her past with Davis behind her, but when Micah accidentally learns about Charley and Remy’s new relationship, she is overwhelmed with guilt. Too Sweet returns with doubts about his future, and Nova encourages him to change his point of view. Ralph Angel and Darla unite to help Blue navigate issues at school, and Violet makes changes to the diner.

star 8.17
712 votes
Skin Transparent

#23 - Skin Transparent

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 3, 2019

Nova remains estranged from her family, Charley learns more about the Landry's plans, and Ralph Angel launches a re-entry program. Plus, Charley and Romero start their makeshift clinic and Nova reveals a disturbing family secret at her book launch.

star 8.16
137 votes
To A Different Day

#24 - To A Different Day

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 28, 2021

star 8.15
34 votes
Of Several Centuries

#25 - Of Several Centuries

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2019

Nova's press tour continues, and she reconnects with Calvin. Violet's diner is vandalized, and Charley discovers the perpetrator. Darla continues to struggle. Ralph Angel's re-entry program is in jeopardy. Plus, Charley receives devastating news.

star 8.14
134 votes