The BEST Episodes of White Famous

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 9, 2021

Network: Showtime

A young African-American comedian rises among the ranks of the stand-up world and braces for "break-out" fame.

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#1 - Make-Believe

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 26, 2017

Floyd buries his pride and accepts a role in Kali's newest music video, directed by Teddy, to spend more time with the singer. Malcolm leverages his job as an agent to bag an ambitious backup dancer with big screen dreams. Meanwhile, Teddy and Floyd have a falling out as Balls battles the blues.

star 7.69
116 votes
Directors: Michael Lehmann
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#2 - Wolves

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 12, 2017

A coked-out Teddy seeks Floyd's help in winning back the rights to 'Angry Black;' Malcolm sets up shop at Floyd and Balls' place while looking for new employment. Meanwhile, Amy's talent for negotiation gets tested when a confrontation with Peter turns violent and an unexpected opportunity presents itself to Floyd.

star 7.68
134 votes
Directors: Michael Lehmann
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#3 - Appetites

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 29, 2017

Floyd and Balls are called upon to settle a creative dispute over Teddy's use of the N-word; Stu shares troubling news from the set of 'Molested!'; and Floyd receives an unwelcome invitation to a dinner party hosted by Peter and Amy, where secrets from the couple's philandering past threaten to resurface.

star 7.60
172 votes
Directors: Ken Whittingham
Writers: Tom Kapinos
Zero F**ks Given

#4 - Zero F**ks Given

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 10, 2017

Life comes full-circle for Floyd as career opportunities rain down following the release of yet another viral video. While Floyd deliberates over which path is the best for him, Sadie entertains a weighty offer of her own and Balls takes a chance on love. Season finale.

star 7.58
100 votes
Directors: Tim Story
Writers: Tom Kapinos
Life on Mars

#5 - Life on Mars

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 5, 2017

When their children's misbehavior sends Floyd, Sadie, Peter and Amy to the principal's office, it's Floyd, not Trevor, who lands in hot water. While Sadie worries about the punishing consequence this could have on Trevor's enrollment, Malcolm and Teddy unwittingly suffer the professional repercussions of Floyd's misdeeds.

star 7.57
153 votes
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#6 - Scandal

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 3, 2017

An incriminating video of Floyd makes its way around the internet, jeopardizing his relationship with Kali and igniting controversy in the black community. While Sadie responds with silence, Teddy extends an olive branch and offers Floyd a surprising refuge from the media hate-storm.

star 7.53
120 votes
Directors: Seith Mann
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#7 - Woo

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 29, 2017

Floyd's commitment to 'Angry Black' wavers after learning Sadie's new boyfriend has been cast as his co-star. Malcolm goes head-to-head with a sexy rival from his past as she attempts to poach his clients. And a chance fling with the network president's wife looms large over Floyd's fledging career - while Balls has a brush-in with love of his own.

star 7.49
197 votes
Directors: Tim Story
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#8 - Heat

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 15, 2017

Fresh off the set of 'Molested!,' Malcolm pushes a reluctant Floyd to commit to his next project - a race-based prestige series, helmed by an eccentric director. Trevor takes a tour of an expensive private school, forcing Floyd to reconsider his sabbatical from acting; and Sadie comes clean about a relationship that started while Floyd was away.

star 7.46
256 votes
Directors: Tim Story
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#9 - Duality

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 19, 2017

Floyd turns to Malcolm and Balls for advice after catching Robbie in a compromising position with a co-star. Sadie's patience with Floyd wears thin as an important music showcase for her approaches. Meanwhile, Kali, a popstar, takes an interest in both Sadie's music and in Floyd.

star 7.29
124 votes
Directors: Seith Mann
Writers: Tom Kapinos

#10 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 15, 2017

Hot young stand-up comic Floyd Mooney is poised to jump to the next level of fame, if only he would stop sabotaging himself. But when a racially charged encounter between Floyd and a powerful film producer goes viral, Floyd finds an exciting new opportunity presenting itself - if he's willing to bend his principles to further his career.

star 6.80
338 votes
Directors: Tim Story
Writers: Tom Kapinos