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Watch Raising Hope Season 3
aired: Wed, Mar 27, 2013
Raising Hope: Mother's Day
Burt Mitzvah: The Musical
aired: Wed, Mar 27, 2013
Raising Hope: Burt Mitzvah - The Musical
The Old Girl
aired: Mon, Feb 25, 2013
Raising Hope: The Old Girl
Making the Band
aired: Mon, Feb 25, 2013
Raising Hope: Making the Band
aired: Mon, Feb 18, 2013
Raising Hope: Arbor Daze
Sex, Clown and Videotape
aired: Mon, Feb 4, 2013
When Hope (Baylie and Rylie Cregut) is recruited as an actress on ?Yo Zappa Do?, Jimmy signs on as an extra to help her through her scenes. But the show?s star Trevor (guest star Camden Garcia) is making his life miserable on set. Meanwhile Burt tries to pitch a new landscaping design to the studio chief (guest star Brian Doyle-Murray) and Maw Maw settles an old debt with her late ex-husband. Then, when Burt (Garret Dillahunt) and Virginia (Martha Plimpton) discover that their storage locker is up for auction, they also realize they have misplaced a personal and incriminating home video that has fallen into the hands of another couple (guest stars Mike O?Malley and Liza Snyder). Meanwhile, Sabrina tries to get to the bottom of Jimmy?s epic sleepwalking habit.
Yo Zappa Do, Part 2
aired: Mon, Feb 4, 2013
Raising Hope: Yo Zappa Do, Part 2
Yo Zappa Do, Part 1
aired: Mon, Jan 28, 2013
Raising Hope: Yo Zappa Do, Part 1
aired: Mon, Jan 28, 2013
Raising Hope: Modern Wedding
What Happens at Howdy's Doesn't Stay at Howdy's
aired: Mon, Jan 21, 2013
Raising Hope: What Happens at Howdy's Doesn't Stay at Howdy's
Lord of the Ring
aired: Mon, Jan 14, 2013
Jimmy finds the perfect engagement ring for Sabrina.
Credit Where Credit Is Due
aired: Mon, Jan 7, 2013
Raising Hope: Credit Where Credit is Due
The Last Christmas
aired: Mon, Dec 10, 2012
Raising Hope: The Last Christmas
Squeak Means Squeak
aired: Mon, Dec 3, 2012
Raising Hope: Squeak Means Squeak
The Walk for the Runs
aired: Mon, Nov 26, 2012
The chance family competes in a 1K walk.
aired: Mon, Nov 19, 2012
Raising Hope: Candy Wars
What up, Bro?
aired: Mon, Nov 12, 2012
Raising Hope: What Up, Bro?
Don't Ask, Don't Tell Me What to Do
aired: Mon, Oct 29, 2012
Raising Hope: Don't Ask, Don't Tell Me What to Do
If a Ham Falls in the Woods
aired: Mon, Oct 22, 2012
Raising Hope: If A Ham Falls in the Woods
Throw Maw Maw from the House, Part 2
aired: Mon, Oct 15, 2012
Raising Hope: Throw Maw Maw From the House - Pt. 2
Throw Maw Maw from the House, Part 1
aired: Mon, Oct 8, 2012
Raising Hope: Throw Maw Maw From the House - Pt. 1
Not Indecent, But Not Quite Decent Enough Proposal
aired: Mon, Oct 1, 2012
Raising Hope: Not Indecent, But Not Quite Decent Enough Proposal
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Season 2, Episode 22
aired: Tue, Apr 17, 2012
Raising Hope: I Want My Baby Back, Baby Back, Baby Back
aired: Mon, Apr 9, 2012
In a very special “mockumentary” episode, Nancy Grace (guest-starring as herself) examines the “real story” of Hope’s mom, serial killer Lucy Carlisle (guest star Phillips). Grace interviews each member of the Chance family, all of whom relay personal accounts of exactly what happened when Jimmy met Lucy back in 2008. At the end of the program, the Chances are shocked to find out developing details about Lucy.
Sabrina's New Jimmy
aired: Mon, Apr 2, 2012
When Jimmy finds out Sabrina has a new attractive study partner (guest star Travis Van Winkle), Virginia convinces him that they are doing more than just studying. Meanwhile, Burt develops an obsession with a wall figurine.
Hogging All the Glory
aired: Mon, Mar 26, 2012
When attention-seeking Sarah Louise (guest star Vivica A. Fox) announces her plans to run for another term as chairperson of the Natesville church group, Burt decides to run against her. To test Burt's ability to handle a community task, Sarah Louise assigns him pig-sitting duties for a blind church member. But when the guide pig accidentally becomes family dinner, Burt must find and train a replacement pig before Sarah Louise finds out and ruins his chances of being elected.
Poking Holes in the Story
aired: Mon, Mar 19, 2012
Virginia agrees to be a live-in house sitter for her client and look after a troublesome teenage girl. When she learns that the teen and her boyfriend are ready to take their relationship to the next level, she and Burt try to use their experience to convince them against it. But Burt makes a confession that comes as a surprise to Virginia. Meanwhile, Maw Maw once again confuses Jimmy with her late husband Wilfrid, so Jimmy and Sabrina play along.
Spanks Butts, No Spanks
aired: Mon, Mar 12, 2012
When a raccoon decides to take residency under the Chance’s porch, Virginia and Sabrina work together to try and lure the critter out. Meanwhile, Hope’s misbehavior has become such an issue that Virginia and Burt suggest that it might be time for Jimmy to spank her, since it worked so well for them when he was younger. However, when Burt reveals a secret to Jimmy about his childhood, it answers unsolved mysteries and prompts a new outlook on teamwork and parenting.
Single White Female Role Model
aired: Mon, Mar 5, 2012
Sabrina is arrested after participating in an Occupy Natesville protest and is sentenced to two weeks in prison. One of the prison attendant's (Special Guest Star) claims to be a friend from her past and will stop at nothing to make Sabrina’s stay in the slammer as dreadful as possible until she remembers their childhood memories. Meanwhile, the mayor of Natesville grants Virginia three wishes after she helps her avoid a public scandal, but when Jimmy turns down the mayor's advances, Sabrina's chances of being exonerated are put at risk.
aired: Mon, Feb 20, 2012
As Jimmy and Sabrina’s relationship continues to grow, they both begin to realize that they’ve been hiding some of their habits from each other. They agree to let their guards down and start acting like themselves completely, but when Sabrina reveals an unusual childhood phobia, Jimmy decides to help her overcome her fear in a startling way. Meanwhile, Burt reveals a habit he’s been keeping from Virginia for years.
Jimmy's Fake Girlfriend
aired: Mon, Feb 13, 2012
Jimmy’s spirits are low when Sabrina’s relationship with Wyatt becomes serious, so Virginia and Burt convince him to create a make-believe girlfriend to make her jealous. Barney invites Jimmy to his improv class, where he meets Mary-Louise (guest star Ashley Tisdale) who agrees to play along with his plan to win over Sabrina. But when their acting becomes too convincing and Sabrina falls for their fake relationship, all plans might backfire on Jimmy.
aired: Mon, Feb 6, 2012
Burt is buried in receipts and finances during corporate tax season, so he hires Barney as his business manager to help keep him organized. Caught up in the stress, Burt makes a hurtful comment about Virginia's career, prompting her to seek a new business venture and be her own boss. But when Virginia becomes a tarot card reader and predicts the future for the residents of New Natesville, she realizes that her fortunes may have more power than she thinks. Meanwhile, Jimmy is kept on pins and needles as Sabrina decides whether or not to move to Africa with her boyfriend Wyatt.
aired: Mon, Jan 30, 2012
Burt becomes obsessed with gambling when he believes he can reclaim all the items he lost when he bet away all the Chance’s belongings nearly 20 years ago. Worried about his bad habit reemerging, Virginia and Jimmy try to intervene but soon get swept up in the betting frenzy and develop their own gambling habit. But their luck begins to run out when they miss Shelley’s staged play written by Sabrina and starring Hope as the lead.
aired: Tue, Jan 17, 2012
Raising Hope: Mrs. Smartypants
It's a Hopeful Life
aired: Tue, Dec 13, 2011
In a nod to the holiday classic “It’s a Wonderful Life,” the Chances go to the movies and are surprised when they discover that the film they’re watching is strikingly similar to their own family life. Meanwhile, Jimmy is transported into a cinematic dreamlike state and experiences the world as though he never met Hope’s serial killer mom Lucy (guest star Bijou Phillips). But when he returns to reality, he soon realizes that life without Hope would not be nearly as sweet.
The Men of New Natesville
aired: Tue, Dec 6, 2011
Burt encourages Jimmy to be more of a daredevil. So when Jimmy’s co-worker, Frank, invites him to a house party, Jimmy jumps at the chance to unleash his bolder side. As Jimmy and his new pal spend more time together, they discover they shared a common high school bully. In a series of flashbacks, Jimmy and Frank look back at their unhappy high school years as Young Jimmy (guest star Greyson Chance) and Young Frank. But when the two try to take down their old nemesis, they’re surprised to learn that the bully has changed.
aired: Tue, Nov 29, 2011
When the National Invention Convention Extravaganza comes to town, Virginia encourages the family to submit their own inventions that could bring home a large cash prize. Burt teams with the family’s neighbor Andrew (guest star Ethan Suplee) and invents unusually flavored yogurts, while Jimmy partners with Sabrina to develop a new baby mop. When convention day arrives the competition between each team escalates as they pitch their inventions to Andrew Dice Clay (guest-starring as himself). During the competition, the family ends up realizing family and friends are what matter the most.
aired: Tue, Nov 15, 2011
Jimmy, Virginia, Burt, Sabrina, Maw Maw and Hope borrow a house to impress Burt’s wealthy parents (guest stars Lee Majors and Shirley Jones) who have decided at the last minute to celebrate Thanksgiving with the family. Things get interesting when the real homeowners return early, and Burt’s folks get a taste of what life is really like for Burt and Virginia.
Jimmy and the Kid
aired: Tue, Nov 8, 2011
A thirteen-year-old kid makes a run for Sabrina, which drives Jimmy absolutely crazy. Meanwhile, Maw Maw swallows her gold tooth and Burt and Virginia contemplate retrieving it.
aired: Tue, Nov 1, 2011
Virginia, Burt, Jimmy, Sabrina, Maw Maw and Hope camp out on the front lawn after their house becomes tented for termites, but getting caught in rain is the least of their problems. After learning that Hope hit a boy at day care, the family attempts to stop arguing out of fear that she will follow in her serial killer mother’s footsteps.
Henderson, Nevada Adjacent, Baby!
aired: Wed, Oct 5, 2011
Virginia, Burt, Jimmy and Sabrina head to Las Vegas to attend Virginia's cousin Delilah’s (guest star Amy Sedaris) wedding. Virginia is embarrassed that she didn't have the big wedding that her snooty cousin will have, so Burt attempts to make it up to her. Meanwhile, Jimmy tries to make a move on Sabrina who wants to go wild in Vegas.
aired: Tue, Oct 4, 2011
When a ponytailed hippie named Jack who kidnapped Burt twenty years ago unexpectedly pays the Chance family a visit, they discover that Burt's disappearance wasnt all it appeared. Meanwhile Jimmy's jealousy creeps out when Sabrina anxiously awaits a text from her boyfriend Wyatt.
Sabrina Has Money
aired: Tue, Sep 27, 2011
When Burt discovers that Sabrina is the daughter of his wealthy new client, he lets the family in on her secret. Embarrassed by her family’s wealth she reluctantly introduces the Chance family to her father, Cap (guest star Stephen Root). Meanwhile Jimmy decides Hope should have rich friends and begs Sabrina to take him to her sister’s party where Sabrina’s insecurities become apparent. Eddie Steeples also guest stars.
aired: Tue, Sep 20, 2011
When Jimmy watches a home video of himself as a thirteen-year-old, he discovers that he was a musical prodigy with a promising career as a singer and pianist until a horrible accident involving a golf putter rendered him talentless. Jimmy recruits Burt, Virginia and Maw Maw to help him rediscover his lost abilities.
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Don't Vote for This Episode
aired: Tue, May 17, 2011
The Chances ask for your consideration.
aired: Tue, May 10, 2011
Virginia and Burt are nosy neighbors.
aired: Tue, May 3, 2011
To flirt or not to flirt, that is the question.
aired: Tue, Apr 26, 2011
The Chances learn the art of sleep-training.
aired: Tue, Apr 19, 2011
To lie, to cheat or to steal.
aired: Tue, Mar 15, 2011
If there's a will, there's a way.
The Cultish Personality
aired: Tue, Mar 8, 2011
If two's company and three's a crowd, then what's five?
aired: Tue, Mar 1, 2011
Burt suffers the unkindest cut of all.
What Up, Cuz?
aired: Tue, Feb 22, 2011
Guess who's coming to visit.
A Germ of a Story
aired: Tue, Feb 15, 2011
The Chances stumble upon a family secret.
Romeo and Romeo
aired: Tue, Feb 8, 2011
Jimmy and Hope try to make new friends.
aired: Tue, Dec 7, 2010
A "my baby sneezes" and a life-size baby Jesus.
aired: Tue, Nov 30, 2010
Burt lives out his rock-star dreams.
Meet the Grandparents
aired: Tue, Nov 23, 2010
The Chances spend Thanksgiving with Lucy's parents.
aired: Tue, Nov 16, 2010
Burt must correct his past to save Hope's future.
aired: Tue, Nov 9, 2010
Jimmy needs some insurance.
aired: Tue, Oct 26, 2010
When Sabrina's boyfriend can't make it to the deli guy's Halloween party, Jimmy offers to put on his costume and go in his place. Download part 2 now!
aired: Tue, Oct 26, 2010
When Sabrina's boyfriend can't make it to the deli guy's Halloween party, Jimmy offers to put on his costume and go in his place. Download part 1 now!
aired: Tue, Oct 12, 2010
It's family portrait day.
aired: Tue, Oct 5, 2010
If you stop dreaming, you're just sleeping.
aired: Tue, Sep 28, 2010
Jimmy reconnects with an old girlfriend.
aired: Tue, Sep 21, 2010
The Chance family adds a new member.