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Season 6 was officially confirmed on July 10, 2018 via the show's Twitter account to return September 27, 2018 at 9/8c on CBS.

Cast and Characters

Main Cast

Cast listed in order of appearance.


Recurring Cast

  • Yvette Nicole Brown as Nora Rogers (3/22)
  • Charlie Robinson as Mr. Munson (1/22)
  • Kristen Johnson as Tammy Diffendorf (7/22)
  • Sam McMurray as Ted (1/22)
  • Susan Rattan as Lucy (3/22)
  • Lauri Johnson as Beatrice (1/22)
  • Will Sasso as Andy (1/22)
  • Reggie de Leon as Paul (1/22)

Special Guests

Guests

  • Matt Oberg as Geoffrey
  • John Rubinstein as Professor Addison
  • Maya Lynne Robinson as Amanda
  • Stephanie Erb as Louise
  • Miller Tai as Matt
  • Dan Martin as Juan
  • Michelle Arthur as Belinda
  • Eric Allan Kramer as Earl
  • Cleo King as Sandy
  • Michelle Ortiz as Stacy
  • Alimi Ballard as Professor Gannon
  • Caleb Pierce as Glen
  • Amanda Perez as Lisa
  • David Meunier as Yuri
  • Anna Maria Horsford as Eve Ferguson
  • Shea Buckner as Daniel
  • Larry Joe Campbell as Mike
  • Mike Lane as Mason
  • Julie Claire as Vivian Prescott
  • Stephanie McVay as Chelsea
  • Gary Anthony Williams as Warren
  • Chiquita Fuller as Taylor
  • Ellie Reed as Mackenzie
  • Konstantin Lavysh as Sergei
  • Johnathan McClain as Mark
  • Winston Story as Dane
  • Andrew Ridings as Russell
  • Amanda Carlin as Alice
  • Rick Overton as Burt

Episodes

Image Episode Information
Pre-Washed Lettuce and a Mime
"Pre-Washed Lettuce and a Mime"
When Christy has hard time juggling the workload at law school, her job at the restaurant and her meetings. She considers quitting school until a new AA attendee gives her perspective about overcoming obstacles. Meanwhile, Adam gives Bonnie permission to plan the wedding, but soon wants him to be involved.
Go-Go Boots and a Butt Cushion
"Go-Go Boots and a Butt Cushion"
  • Writers: Warren Bell, Britté Anchor, Gemma Baker, Alissa Neubauer & Sheldon Bull
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: October 4, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 02 / 112
With very little time in her life to get her studies done, Christy considers quitting Gambler's Anonymous, thinking she doesn't need it because she's only had three incidents in her life. Bonnie disagrees with her daughter, and turns out to be correct when Christy gets a good-sized check for incidentals as part of her student loan and finds herself in a casino parking lot.
Ambulance Chasers and a Babbling Brook
"Ambulance Chasers and a Babbling Brook"
  • Writers: Gemma Baker, Alissa Neubauer, Warren Bell, Sheldon Bull & Britté Anchor
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: October 11, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 03 / 113
Bonnie tries to trick Adam into choosing the outdoor venue she wants for their wedding by showing him an old barrel factory as an alternative, but it backfires. Although Adam agrees to Bonnie's wedding site, he uses his life savings to buy the barrel factory with hopes of turning it into a bar. Meanwhile, Christy learns her hardass law professor is a fellow alcoholic.
Big Sauce and Coconut Water
"Big Sauce and Coconut Water"
After Tammy Diffendorf is paroled, Bonnie invites her to stay at the apartment instead of going to a halfway house. As Tammy struggles to integrate into free society, she starts to affect those around her, particularly Christy and Adam.
Flying Monkeys and a Tank of Nitrous
"Flying Monkeys and a Tank of Nitrous"
  • Writers: Marco Pennette, Anne Flett-Giordano, Michael Shipley, Nick Bakay, Adam Chase & Susan McMartin
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: October 25, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 05 / 115
Marjorie's husband Victor dies after another stroke, yet she does not seem upset as Christy thinks she should be. Marjorie finally admits that her first feeling after Victor died was relief, and scolds herself for it. Wendy tells her that when someone passes who was ill for a long, the survivors often already mourned them. Marjorie finally breaks down while holding Victor's favorite cat.
Cottage Cheese and a Weird Buzz
"Cottage Cheese and a Weird Buzz"
  • Writers: Nick Bakay, Adam Chase, Susan McMartin, Marco Pennette, Anne Flett-Giordano & Michael Shipley
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: November 1, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 06 / 116
When Tammy takes on a loud house improvement project at the apartment, Christy spends time at Jill's house to get her studies done in peace. However, Christy gets mad when she sees what Jill does with the $75 payment on her gambling debt. Meanwhile, Bonnie talks Adam into both of them getting tatoos, later getting somewhat addicted to being jinked.
Puzzle Club and a Closet Party
"Puzzle Club and a Closet Party"
  • Writers: Sheldon Bull & Britté Anchor, Gemma Baker, Warren Bell & Alissa Neubauer
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: November 8, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 07 / 117
Christy and Wendy agree to help Jill clean out her huge walk-in closet with hopes of scoring some nice items for themselves, but the process causes a dejected Jill to be reminded of all her failures. Elsewhere, Bonnie invites a lonely Marjorie to spend time at the apartment, where they do a jigsaw puzzle with Tammy. Seeing Marjorie needing companionship with Victor gone, Bonnie suggest that Tammy move in with her.
Jell-O Shots and the Truth about Santa
"Jell-O Shots and the Truth about Santa"
  • Writers: Susan McMartin, Anne Flett-Giordano, Gemma Baker, Adam Chase & Sheldon Bull
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: November 15, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 08 / 118
Violet makes a podcast about Christy titled Jell-O Shots and the Truth About Santa on one of her episodes. As Bonnie pushes Christy to make peace with Violet, Violet makes Christy tell the whole world how sorry she is. Meanwhile, Adam gets ready for his business opening, but goes unsuccessful when no-one comes. Bonnie brings in the AA members in order to make Adam's business work which doesn't go well.
Pork Loin and a Beat Up Monte Carlo
"Pork Loin and a Beat Up Monte Carlo"
  • Writers: Warren Bell, Alissa Neubauer, Nick Bakay, Marco Pennette & Britté Anchor
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: November 29, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 09 / 119
Christy competes with her classmate for an internship and Bonnie babysits Tammy for her upcoming oral surgery.
Flamingos and a Dance-Based Exercise Class
"Flamingos and a Dance-Based Exercise Class"
  • Writers: Gemma Baker, Adam Chase, Susan McMartin, Sheldon Bull, Anne Flett-Giordano & Michael Shipley
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: December 6, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 10 / 120
Bonnie and the ladies help Tammy prepare for a date and Christy visits one of her old vices.
Foot Powder and the Barrelworks Pirates
"Foot Powder and the Barrelworks Pirates"
  • Writers: Marco Pennette, Alissa Neubauer, Britté Anchor, Nick Bakay, Warren Bell & Susan McMartin
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: December 13, 2018
  • Episode / Series Number: 11 / 121
Christy searches for a perfect Secret Santa gift which leads her that Adam has been hiding something from Bonnie. Tammy looks for a job to avoid going back to prison.
Hacky Sack and a Beautiful Experience
"Hacky Sack and a Beautiful Experience"
  • Writers: Sheldon Bull, Anne Flett-Giordano, Gemma Baker, Adam Chase & Michael Shipley 
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: January 10, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 12 / 122
The ladies take a road trip to see a woman who is famous for her hugging therapy, but Christy's smoking habit causes her to lose their tickets. Meanwhile, Bonnie and Adam try to come up with ideas to save the bar from financial ruin.
Big Floor Pillows and a Ball of Fire
"Big Floor Pillows and a Ball of Fire"
  • Writers: Warren Bell & Adam Chase & Michael Shipley, Nick Bakay, Susan McMartin & Anne Flett-Giordano
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: January 17, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 13 / 123
Mitch is back to make amends with Christy and Bonnie, who reluctantly accept his apology. Mitch says he is sober, claiming it caused his breakup with Leanne because she refused to stop drinking. However, a visit to Adam's bar tells a different story.
Kalamazoo and a Bad Wedge of Brie
"Kalamazoo and a Bad Wedge of Brie"
  • Writers: Nick Bakay, Warren Bell, Susan McMartin, Marco Pennette, Alissa Neubauer & Britté Anchor
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: January 31, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 14 / 124
Jill's house gets broken into and a police officer named Andy is assigned to guard the place for a few days, they bond despite their differences. Meanwhile, Christy becomes frustrated at Nora for not offering much validation of their sponsor-sponsee relationship.
Sparkling Banter and a Failing Steel Town
"Sparkling Banter and a Failing Steel Town"
  • Writers: Alissa Neubauer, Britté Anchor, Gemma Baker, Marco Pennette & Adam Chase
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: February 14, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 15 / 125
At a Valentine's Day dinner with Bonnie, Christy laments her empty love life and blames Bonnie for her lack of trust in men. Meanwhile, Jill goes on a first date with Andy and Tammy has sex for the first time in seven years while riding in an uber with Yuri.
Skippy and the Knowledge Hole
"Skippy and the Knowledge Hole"
  • Writers: Gemma Baker, Marco Pennette, Alissa Neubauer, Sheldon Bull & Britté Anchor
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: February 21, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 16 / 126
Christy gets her credit card bill and sees how much she spent on cigarettes, she becomes irritable around the rest of the group while trying to quit. Tammy encourages Bonnie to take the GED exam with her, but Bonnie fails. After Bonnie describes to the group how she felt while taking the test, Wendy suggests she may have Attention Deficit Disorder.
A Dark Closet and Therapy with Horses
"A Dark Closet and Therapy with Horses"
  • Writers: Sheldon Bull, Anne Flett-Giordano, Michael Shipley, Nick Bakay, Warren Bell & Susan McMartin
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: March 7, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 17 / 127
Christy gets caught up with a group of guys using phone apps to gamble, receiving tip money for making correct picks for them. Meanwhile, Bonnie is at her prickly but vulnerable best during her first sessions with her new ADD therapist, Trevor.
Soup Town and a Little Blonde Mongoose
"Soup Town and a Little Blonde Mongoose"
  • Writers: Gemma Baker, Adam Chase, Sheldon Bull, Anne Flett-Giordano, Michael Shipley & Britté Anchor
  • Director: Rebecca Ancheta Blum
  • Airdate: April 4, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 18 / 128
Bonnie gives up a chance to go with Adam to an Eagles concert so she can take care of Christy, who has a bad case of the flu. However, the challenge of being a mother to a sick child soon wears on Bonnie. Meanwhile, Jill, Marjorie, Wendy and Tammy notice a change in their group dynamic with the Plunketts absent.
Lumbar Support and Old Pork "Lumbar Support and Old Pork"
  • Writers: Nick Bakay, Warren Bell, Maria Espada Pearce, Marco Pennette, Alissa Neubauer & Susan McMartin
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: April 18, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 19 / 129
Bonnie has an unexpected reaction when she learns that Adam's bar is doing well. Also, Tammy and Christy go on a double date with Yuri and his cousin, Sergei.
Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip "Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip"
  • Writers: Marco Pennette, Alissa Neubauer, Michael Shipley, Nick Bakay, Sheldon Bull & Susan McMartin
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: April 25, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 20 / 130
Bonnie and Tammy take a trip to their old foster home to make amends to their former caretaker, Claire. Marjorie and Wendy attend a play at the senior center and Christy and Jill hesitantly accept a coffee date with a pair of men from their Tuesday meeting.
Finger Guns and a Beef Bourguignon
"Finger Guns and a Beef Bourguignon"
  • Writers: Gemma Baker, Britté Anchor, Chelsea Myers, Warren Bell, Anne Flett-Giordano & Adam Chase
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: May 2, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 21 / 131
Bonnie procrastinates on getting rid of her old car and goes to her therapist for help. Meanwhile, Christy is annoyed that her new law firm job isn't what she expected.
Crazy Hair and a Teeny Tiny Part of Canada
"Crazy Hair and a Teeny Tiny Part of Canada"
  • Writers: Warren Bell, Michael Shipley, Britté Anchor, Gemma Baker, Adam Chase & Anne Flett-Giordano
  • Director: James Widdoes
  • Airdate: May 9, 2019
  • Episode / Series Number: 22 / 132
Christy struggles to enjoy her sober birthday after she learns her sponsor, Nora, is moving away. An argument leads Bonnie and Adam to make a hasty decision.

Notes

Notes will be added after Season Premiere or when there become notes on episodes, seasons or information on characters and cast members.

Quotes

TBA

Viewing Rates

# Title Viewers (millions)
1 Pre-Washed Lettuce and a Mime 7.94
2 Go-Go Boots and a Butt Cushion 7.83
3 Ambulance Chasers and a Babbling Brook 8.21
4 Big Sauce and Coconut Water 8.12
5 Flying Monkeys and a Tank of Nitrous 7.98
6 Cottage Cheese and a Weird Buzz 7.90
7 Puzzle Club and a Closet Party 8.09
8 Jell-O Shots and the Truth about Santa 7.93
9 Pork Loin and a Beat Up Monte Carlo 7.47
10 Flamingos and a Dance-Based Exercise Class 7.92
11 Foot Powder and the Barrelworks Pirates 7.72
12 Hacky Sack and a Beautiful Experience 9.35
13 Big Floor Pillows and a Ball of Fire 8.45
14 Kalamazoo and a Bad Wedge of Brie 8.55
15 Sparkling Banter and a Failing Steel Town 7.65
16 Skippy and the Knowledge Hole 8.41
17 A Dark Closet and Therapy with Horses 8.30
18 Soup Town and a Little Blonde Mongoose 7.61
19 Lumbar Support and Old Pork 6.62
20 Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip 7.91
21 Finger Guns and a Beef Bourguignon 7.89
22 Crazy Hair and a Teeny Tiny Part of Canada 8.08

References

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