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American Housewife 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2016– )
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A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.

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Sarah Dunn
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Season 3 Premiere


Wed, Sep 26 at 7:30 PM on ABC

After spending years as a full-time mom, Katie goes back to work as a party planner, which brings new challenges of balancing home and work life into the mix.


Most Recent Episode


Wednesday, May 16

When things start to fall apart at the last minute, Katie figures out a new way to make the spring gala a success. Meanwhile, Greg attempts to be a fun dad and winds up adopting a dog ...


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Wednesday, May 9

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Katy Mixon ...  Katie Otto 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Diedrich Bader ...  Greg Otto 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Daniel DiMaggio ...  Oliver Otto 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Julia Butters ...  Anna-Kat Otto 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Ali Wong ...  Doris 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Carly Hughes ...  Angela 47 episodes, 2016-2018
Meg Donnelly ...  Taylor Otto 46 episodes, 2016-2018
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A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.

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Anything but cookie-cutter.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Second Fattest Housewife in Westport See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

The house on American Housewife is a replica of the "Paramount House" on the Universal Hollywood Backlot. The original Paramount House sits boarded up on a corner of the same Universal backlot. Its been there for years. See more »

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Family Ties wannabe with Obnoxious Mother
3 May 2017 | by K MSee all my reviews

The show is so negative about everything. The mother is probably the worst example a child could have, not counting mothers who are criminals. She is rude, hateful, self-loathing, and thinks it is wrong to try and get along with people. It's one of those shows you don't want your children to watch, while it's tolerable to watch during re-run season.


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