ABC has released the Official Synopsis of American Housewife episode “Encourage, Discourage” (5.08), that will be aired on Wednesday, February 3 at 08:30-09:00 PM.
Greg ropes Katie into a double date with Principal Ablin (Jerry Lambert) and Maria (Julie Meyer) in an attempt to further his political aspirations. Meanwhile, Anna-Kat’s new found popularity at school proves to be overwhelming.
“American Housewife” stars Katy Mixon as Katie Otto, Diedrich Bader as Greg Otto, Meg Donnelly as Taylor Otto, Daniel DiMaggio as Oliver Otto, Giselle Eisenberg as Anna-Kat Otto and Ali Wong as Doris.
Guest starring is Holly Robinson Peete as Tami Gaines, Jake Choi as J.D., Logan Pepper as Cooper and Peyton Meyer as Trip.
This episode was written by Sherry Bilsing-Graham and Ellen Kreamer, and directed by Randall Winston (#507).
In American Housewife, Katie Otto, a confident, unapologetic wife and mother of three, raises her flawed family in the wealthy town of Westport, Connecticut, filled with “perfect” mommies and their “perfect” offspring. Katie’s perfectly imperfect world is upended when her neighbor’s decision to move notches her up from her ideal social standing and sets her on a path to ensure that doesn’t happen, regardless of the consequences.
“American Housewife” is written by Sarah Dunn and produced by Kapital Entertainment and ABC Studios. Sarah Dunn, Aaron Kaplan, Rick Wiener and Kenny Schwartz are executive producers.