Good Trouble: Season 1

Good Trouble: Season 1

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After moving to The Coterie in Downtown Los Angeles, Callie and Mariana Foster realise that living on their own is not all that it’s cracked up to be in this comedic adulting series.

2019Rating: TV-14USANuyorican Productions




After moving to The Coterie in Downtown Los Angeles, Callie... More and Mariana realize that living on their own is not all that it’s cracked up to be. Faced with new neighbors, new challenges and, of course, new romances, the sisters must depend on one another to navigate the City of Angels.



It’s Davia’s birthday and the Coterie group goes out for... More an epic competitive bar-crawl, causing tensions to run high between the romantic “rectangle” of Callie, Jamie, Gael and Bryan; and a surprising run-in with Callie and Mariana’s brother, Brandon. Meanwhile, Alice struggles with Sumi’s constant flirtations during the evening, while Mariana and Raj bond.


Less Than

Callie takes her moms, Mariana and Jamie to meet Judge... More Wilson and his family. Mariana & the other women at Spekulate face a heightened risk of being fired when the spreadsheet they created to fight gender pay equality becomes less anonymous.


Broken Arted

Gael’s art show brings together members of the Coterie for... More an evening that has emotions running high, especially amongst Gael, Bryan, Callie & Jamie. Mariana develops a new app idea to pitch to Evan, but the issues at Spekulate continue to threaten to thwart her plans. Callie learns some shocking information about the Jamal case.


Vitamin C

Jamal’s trial begins, along with the Black Lives Matter protest... More Malika has organized, leaving Callie in a difficult position knowing she has information that could help Jamal’s lawyers. Mariana gets some new information about the salaries at Spekulate from an unlikely ally, forcing her to make a decision about whether or not to release the spreadsheet outlining the pay gap. Meanwhile, Sumi’s wedding day is here, and it’s time for Alice to face her emotions head-on.


The Coterie

The residents of the Coterie throw an epic party, which... More Jude attends. Callie puts aside work for one evening to finally let loose and enjoy herself, but will it put her job as a law clerk in jeopardy? Meanwhile, Mariana tries to make friends with her new co-workers since she still feels like an outsider. Alice gets some upsetting news about her ex-girlfriend, Sumi, while Malika is confronted by her foster care past.



Callie’s love life heats up, especially after she reaches out... More to an old friend for some legal advice. Mariana’s attempt to get ahead at work has surprising consequences. Gael’s sister, Jazmin, reaches out to him for help.


Playing the Game

Judge Wilson invites Callie and the other clerks over for... More a seemingly friendly BBQ that takes an unexpected turn. Mariana deals with a lack of diversity in her workplace and questions whether it’s the right place for her. Alice struggles with the responsibilities of managing the Coterie.


Parental Guidance Suggested

Callie and Mariana’s moms visit their new digs, but even... More with all the Coterie residents on their best behavior things get out of hand. Meanwhile, Dennis reveals a shocking truth about his past.



Callie plans to disclose her connection to Malika to Judge... More Wilson before Ben has the opportunity to undermine her and, in the process, learns she might not be the only one with a conflict of interest on her team. Meanwhile, Gael consults Callie for legal help for his sister Jazmin.


Swipe Right

Mariana, Davia, Malika and Alice get dates on an app.


Byte Club

Mariana forms a women-in-tech “fight club” with other women in... More her office to deal with sexism in their workplace. Meanwhile, despite bonding over past traumas, Callie & Rebecca don’t see eye-to-eye on how to address a potential workplace harassment situation for a colleague.


Willful Blindness

While Gael is busy prepping for his upcoming art show,... More Callie is on edge about how much Rebecca knows of her living situation. Meanwhile, Callie urges Rebecca and Judge Wilson to take action to protect a young female clerk working for a judge with a history of harassment. Alice is roped into planning a wedding shower for Sumi.

Good Trouble: Season 1 | Reviews

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The New Yorker

The New Yorker

As the episodes glide by, the series hits a satisfying groove, skillfully mixing light and heavy.

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An entertaining young adult drama that accurately reflects the world we live in.

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Mitchell and Ramirez have the ability to carry this show on their own, so at some point it may separate itself from its parent programme.

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(The) pilot is excellent for both Fosters fans and newbies.

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Good Trouble strikes me almost as TV’s first good Gen Z drama. It’s forthright and earnest, and it wears its politics on its sleeve.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Where The Fosters was heartening and sunshiney, Good Trouble is jagged and raunchy.

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TV Guide

TV Guide

Good Trouble deftly moves beyond the mould from which it was created in order to emerge as something new, exciting, and capable of standing on its own.

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Good Trouble: Season 1 | Release Details

Good Trouble: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.