Tyler Perry's Ruthless

The WORST episodes of Tyler Perry's Ruthless

Every episode of Tyler Perry's Ruthless ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Tyler Perry's Ruthless!

The series tells the riveting story of a woman named Ruth who kidnaps her young daughter to join her in the dark underworld of a fanatical religious cult.

Last Updated: 11/28/2022Network:BET+
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Unnatural Acts
star
5.57
7 votes

#1 - Unnatural Acts

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 12/10/2020

Zane is tied up and blindfolded while Dikahn is having sex with Ruth as she beats her. Tally turns on Joan and reveals her secret, which leads to Dikahn ordering Joan to the punishment trailer. Andrew plays the tape he recorded of Sarah and Malcolm having sex for Cynthia. Tally and Ruth meet us to discuss the revelation of Joan being the mole for which they’ve been searching.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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The Purge
star
5.67
6 votes

#2 - The Purge

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 12/24/2020

Andrew is given the hardest task of his life to prove that he stands with the Raku. Ruth and Tally have their eyes on Andrew while Marva has her eyes on them. With Yancy fixing the bus and Lilo paying the compound a visit, trouble will soon follow.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Masquerade
star
6.29
7 votes

#3 - Masquerade

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 11/25/2021

Ruth meets with River to hear his plans on escaping from the compound.

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Two Days
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6.50
8 votes

#4 - Two Days

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired 1/7/2021

Ruth loses favor with The Highest, River covers for Dikhan, Yancy gives Tally an ultimatum, Clark discovers Oliver’s secret, and Cynthia’s confrontation with Malcolm gets heated.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
Watch Now:Amazon
Drinking My Scotch
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6.50
8 votes

#5 - Drinking My Scotch

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired 12/17/2020

Cynthia is in disbelief as she has finally caught Malcolm and Sarah in their long-standing affair. Ruth shares troubling news with Oliver about what really happens when the girls leave with Lilo. The Highest and River’s relationship grows as Dikahn’s dislike for River grows. Sheriff Conley reviews security footage and sees that Deputy Poke had sex with Melinda in his office. A few Rakudushis members band together to plan an escape.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
Watch Now:Amazon
To Be Chosen
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6.60
5 votes

#6 - To Be Chosen

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/14/2020

Dikhan delivers a shocking message to Sarah, Lynn contemplates an offer to join the Rakudushis, and Marva and The Highest plan a test for Ruth.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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The Law of Obedience
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6.71
7 votes

#7 - The Law of Obedience

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/28/2022

Ruth teaches Zane how to reclaim her power, Elder Mother Marva gets a nasty wake-up call when she reports Dikahn’s cruelty, and Malcolm makes a risky choice to save his own life.

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An Angel From Heaven
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6.75
8 votes

#8 - An Angel From Heaven

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 11/26/2020

Ruth and Tally form an alliance to save their lives. Tension grows throughout the Compound after a close call with law enforcement.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Live Bait
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6.86
7 votes

#9 - Live Bait

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired 1/21/2021

Ruth’s obedience is tested, Lilo pressures The Highest to expedite a plan, Brian is concerned about the Rakudushi’s deviation from routine, and Andrew confronts Malcolm and Sarah.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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The Chosen
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6.88
16 votes

#10 - The Chosen

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/26/2020

After Ruth suffers a traumatic experience, she and Tally devise a plan; Lynn's behavior causes concerns just as Brian's undercover work begins.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
Watch Now:Amazon
Heaven On Earth
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6.89
9 votes

#11 - Heaven On Earth

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 5/7/2020

Brian and Sheriff Conley have different opinions about the Rakudushi, Dikhan grows suspicious of Andrew, Ruth and Tally devise a plan, and Brian worries about Lynn.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Waiting for Tomorrow
star
6.94
17 votes

#12 - Waiting for Tomorrow

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/24/2020

Ruth prepares for her new role as an Elder.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Late Supper
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7.00
3 votes

#13 - Late Supper

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 5/5/2022

River fears a full-scale betrayal by The Highest, Marva takes her punishment trailer stint in stride, and Ruth learns the truth about Andrew.

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The Dark Walkers
star
7.00
6 votes

#14 - The Dark Walkers

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired 12/31/2020

The Highest suspects that Dikahn is with someone then finds out who it may be. Lilo disrupts the status quo at the compound in several ways. Ruth plans an escape while Brian sneakily tests Lynn for drugs.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Proving Grounds
star
7.00
9 votes

#15 - Proving Grounds

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/24/2022

As Pressure mounts for the Rakudushi, The Highest grows paranoid that his subordinates are betraying the cause, while Dikahn begins to catch on to River's financial scheme.

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A Masterful Plan
star
7.00
6 votes

#16 - A Masterful Plan

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/14/2022

Dikahn once again becomes suspicious of Andrew, after questioning FBI Agent Brian Rollins.

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Late Supper
star
7.00
3 votes

#17 - Late Supper

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 5/5/2022

River fears a full-scale betrayal by The Highest, Marva takes her punishment trailer stint in stride, and Ruth learns the truth about Andrew.

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Pilot
star
7.14
36 votes

#18 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/19/2020

Ruth Truesdale kidnaps her daughter Callie to join her and the members of the Rakudushis cult.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Uncharted Territory
star
7.14
7 votes

#19 - Uncharted Territory

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/10/2022

Brian tails Sheriff Conley responding to a call, Joan makes a gruesome discovery, Dikahn confronts Ruth about her relationship with The Highest, and Paula and Lacey take desperate measures.

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The Restful Sleep
star
7.17
6 votes

#20 - The Restful Sleep

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 11/26/2020

Andrew continues to blur the lines between his reality and his undercover persona. While having a hard time dealing with her tragic past, Lynn may have gone back to her old habits.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Into the Woods
star
7.20
5 votes

#21 - Into the Woods

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired 1/14/2021

Clark gets in trouble with Marva, Cynthia and Lynn find support in each other, Yancy offers assistance to Tally for a price, and The Highest delivers an ominous message to the Rakudushis.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Quid Pro Quo
star
7.20
5 votes

#22 - Quid Pro Quo

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 12/3/2020

Andrew cuts ties with Sarah while Dikahn learns about Andrew’s lie. Lynn’s new addiction is a surprise to Brian. Lacey goes on assignment while Marva has her eyes on Manny.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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The Holy Ground
star
7.26
19 votes

#23 - The Holy Ground

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/19/2020

Tally learns who her true allies are when she shares the truth about the Rakudushiswith Andrew and Ruth.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
Watch Now:Amazon
Lost
star
7.27
15 votes

#24 - Lost

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/9/2020

Sarah has a conversation with Andrew, Lynn confides in Cynthia before making a dangerous decision, and Tally and Ruth try to move forward with their plan.

Directors: Tyler Perry
Writer: Tyler Perry
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Prepare the Throne
star
7.27
11 votes

#25 - Prepare the Throne

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/10/2022

Paula and Lacey find themselves in a dangerous situation, Ruth works to undermine Marva’s authority, The Highest tasks Joan with a new assignment, and Brian gets a shock.

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