Black-ish
Season 5

s05e01 / Gap Year

17th Oct '18 - 1:00am
Gap Year

After dropping Junior off at college, Dre and Bow are beside themselves when they find him back at home announcing his decision to take a gap year. Meanwhile, Jack and Diane begin to question whether they should still be sharing a room.

1123 have watched this episode

s05e02 / Don't You Be My Neighbor

24th Oct '18 - 1:00am
Don't You Be My Neighbor

The neighbors decide to rent their house out for homestays and it's causing problems for the Johnsons. Dre develops a newfound joy of calling the cops over petty neighborhood issues but begins to question the example he is setting for Jack. Meanwhile, Diane develops her first crush and Bow wants to help but lets Zoey take the lead.

1052 have watched this episode

s05e03 / Scarred for Life

31st Oct '18 - 1:00am
Scarred for Life

The twins opt out of the family Halloween costume for fear it will hurt their social status in middle school. Dre and Bow take it upon themselves to protect them from bullies by putting together the best haunted house and invite the whole seventh grade. Meanwhile, Junior starts spending time with a girl from Ruby's choir and Ruby doesn't know how to feel about it.

993 have watched this episode

s05e04 / Purple Rain

14th Nov '18 - 2:00am
Purple Rain

The family is shocked to learn that Jack and Diane are not familiar with the iconic music of Prince. One by one, each member of the family works to explain Prince's tremendous impact on their lives through his music.

1046 have watched this episode

s05e05 / Good Grief

21st Nov '18 - 2:00am
Good Grief

Bow's mom, Alicia, visits the family for the first time since the loss of Bow's dad, and she is still heavily grieving. Bow decides to throw a big luau-themed party for what would have been her dad's next birthday. Meanwhile, Mason has an extra ticket to an MMA fight and invites Diane on the same night as the party.

1019 have watched this episode

s05e06 / Stand Up, Fall Down

28th Nov '18 - 2:00am
Stand Up, Fall Down

Junior hasn't been doing much at home during his gap year, so Dre decides to put him to work as an intern at Stevens & Lido. Junior is astonished to see Dre's co-workers say offensive things and Dre letting it slide. Meanwhile, Bow lets Ruby watch Devante after the nanny quits; and Ruby has a hard time following Bow's rules.

983 have watched this episode

s05e07 / Friends Without Benefits

5th Dec '18 - 2:00am
Friends Without Benefits

Bow makes a new friend at work and Dre thinks she has broken bird syndrome. Meanwhile, Junior transforms his shared room with Jack into a frat house, and Ruby and Diane gang up against them.

1009 have watched this episode

s05e08 / Christmas in Theater Eight

12th Dec '18 - 2:00am
Christmas in Theater Eight

The Johnsons have a tradition of going to the movies on Christmas and they can never agree on what to see. Dre wants to see an important film about Rosa Parks, but they all want to see the latest action-packed superhero blockbuster. Meanwhile, Junior becomes embarrassed about taking a gap year after he runs into his ex-girlfriend Megan at the theater.

989 have watched this episode

s05e09 / Wilds of Valley Glen

9th Jan '19 - 2:00am
Wilds of Valley Glen

Dre must take Jack and Diane on a mandatory camping trip for school and hatches a plan for them to escape to a fancy hotel for some pampering. Meanwhile, Bow gets an award at work, but feels undermined after a colleague is surprised to learn that she went to USC for med school.

977 have watched this episode

s05e10 / Black Like Us

16th Jan '19 - 2:00am
Black Like Us

Dre and Bow are furious after Diane isn't lit properly in her class photo. Diane doesn't want to make it a big deal, but they decide to talk to the principal about the need for sensitivity toward all complexions. Meanwhile, Junior claims there is unspoken colorism within their own family, and things get heated.

937 have watched this episode

s05e11 / Waltz in A Minor

23rd Jan '19 - 2:00am
Waltz in A Minor

Dre's teenage cousin Kyra needs a place to stay and the Johnsons decide to take her in, but they have different approaches to helping her adjust to suburban life. Meanwhile, Jack and Diane try to vet Kyra on social media to get information on her.

883 have watched this episode

s05e12 / Dreamgirls and Boys

13th Feb '19 - 2:00am
Dreamgirls and Boys

Dre and Bow struggle with the changing times of identity politics and gender neutrality. Diane auditions for the school play and scores the male lead part, but her crush starts spending time with another girl. Meanwhile, Junior's Valentine's Day date goes awry after Dre and Pops have a talk with him about chivalry.

755 have watched this episode

s05e13 / Son of a Pitch

20th Feb '19 - 2:00am
Son of a Pitch

Junior is working at Stevens & Lido as an intern and takes some time to find his footing; but when he offers an idea during a pitch meeting, Dre immediately puts him in his place. Meanwhile, Bow has a meeting with one of Kyra's teachers and learns that she has an aptitude for chemistry, but Kyra doesn't want to transfer to a magnet school.

383 have watched this episode

s05e14 / Black History Month

27th Feb '19 - 2:00am
Black History Month

Dre is upset after he learns that Jack and Diane are getting the same surface-level education about Black History Month that he got when he was growing up. After taking it up with the twins' teacher, he is asked to present at the assembly and wants to bring Black history to life.

s05e15 / Season 5, Episode 15

20th Mar '19 - 1:00am

s05e16 / Season 5, Episode 16

27th Mar '19 - 1:00am
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