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Kate & Allie

Season 6 1988 - 1989

  • 1988-12-12T02:00:00+00:00 on CBS
  • 30 mins
  • 11 hours, 0 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Comedy, Drama, Family

Kate and Allie, which ran on CBS from 19 March 1984 to 22 May 1989, was the brainchild of Sherry Coben who came up with the idea for the series while attending a high school reunion. There she noticed that a couple of divorcees who seemed unhappy and dissatisfied found comfort in sharing with each other. Coben worked with this germinal notion and successfully pitched the resulting script, originally entitled, "Two Mommies," to Michael Ogiens, then head of New York program development at CBS. Ogiens liked the script because it contained fresh material that dealt with a real issue of the day--single parenthood. Kate and Allie was an instant success, ranking fourth the week it debuted, garnering consistently high ratings thereafter, and earning Jane Curtin two consecutive Emmys and Bill Persky, one. The characters and the issues they dealt with obviously appealed to the program's audience. Saint James' character, Kate, is a woman recently divorced from her unstable and somewha

22 episodes

6x01 Wedding Belle Blues

  • Season Premiere

    1988-12-12T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

As the nervous bride-to-be, Allie has nightmares about meeting her fiancé's parents.

6x02 Kate Gets Dumped

  • 1988-12-13T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

While honeymooners Allie and Bob fly off to Hawaii, Bob dumps Kate.

6x03 Allie Doesn't Live Here Anymore

  • 1988-12-20T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

As Allie moves into her new high-rise condo, Kate interviews a potential housemate.

6x04 The Odd Couples

  • 1988-12-27T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Kate is saved from perky Haven and Blair when Allie suggests that Kate move in.

6x05 Anchor Away

  • 1989-01-10T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Watching a tape of Bob's sportscast, Allie notices an attractive anchor making an on-air play for her husband.

6x06 Better Never Than Late

  • 1989-01-17T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Bob's mother questions Allie about having another child.

6x07 Moving On

  • 1989-01-24T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Kate spends her 40th birthday wondering what she has done with her life -- and, shaken by Emma's transfer to UCLA, decides to join the Peace Corps.

6x08 A Tree Grows on West 56th Street

  • 1989-01-31T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Kate organizes a block association to save a park.

6x09 The Nearlyweds

  • 1989-02-07T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Allie's reaction upon hearing that Jennie and her boyfriend are sharing a dorm room doesn't compare with her reaction when they announce they're getting married.

6x10 Wanted: One Husband

  • 1989-02-14T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

A rich neighbour offers a hefty sum to Kate and Allie if they can find her ""a Bob..""

6x11 What's Love Got to Do with It?

  • 1989-02-21T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Kate is dating a man with no charm, looks or personality, yet everyone loves him -- except Kate.

6x12 I've Got a Secret

  • 1989-02-28T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Kate has trouble keeping quiet about Bob's broadcasting future.

6x13 Chip's Notes

  • 1989-03-07T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Chip is so thrilled to be associated with the ultracool Mike Sheridan that he becomes his partner in a scam.

6x14 Love Thy Neighbor

  • 1989-03-14T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Trying to mend a broken romance, Kate feigns love in front of the woman who dumped her neighbor -- but he thinks Kate's serious.

6x15 Trojan War

  • 1989-03-21T02:00:00+00:00 — 30 mins

Allie discovers a condom in Chip's pocket.

6x16 Loan-some Bob

  • 1989-03-28T03:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

Kate and Allie get a loan from Bob.

6x17 The Review

  • 1989-04-11T02:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

When Allie's sushi draws a bad review from a critic, Kate determines to please the man's palate to gain a retraction.

6x18 The Wedding

  • 1989-04-25T02:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

Kate reluctantly agrees to accompany Lou to his cousin's wedding.

6x19 The Last Temptation of Allie

  • 1989-05-02T02:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

While Allie prepares her entry for Cousin Cabot's Country Cookbook contest, Kate cooks up a way to help Lou.

6x20 Hockey Team

  • 1989-05-09T02:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

Bob lets Chip join the hockey team without consulting Allie.

6x21 My Boyfriend's Back

  • 1989-05-16T02:00:00+01:00 — 30 mins

Allie's ex-boyfriend returns to New York for the opening of his off-Broadway play, which turns out to be based on their romance. Unfortunately for Allie, he has eyes only for Kate.