The Hughleys

Darryl Hughley, who owns his own vending machine business, moves from South Central to the West Hills, a predominately white neighborhood within the San Fernando Valley. Darryl and his family try to adjust to living in an all-white area, at the same time trying to not forget who they are and where they came from. Darryl and Yvonne befriend their new neighbors Sally and Dave who are literally the polar opposite of Darryl.

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Season 4: Episode 422

How Hattie Got Her Grove Back

Darryl objects to his mother’s new boyfriend; Michael steals a brooch to give Yvonne for Mother’s Day.

Season 4: Episode 421

It’s A Girl, Part II

Darryl suffers the consequences of having kissed his ex-girlfriend at their high school reunion; Carly moves out to attend college.

Season 4: Episode 420

It’s A Girl, Part I

Darryl attends his high school reunion to show everyone, including his ex-girlfriend, that he is a success; Milsap learns that …

Season 4: Episode 419

You’ve Got Male

Sydney agrees to meet a boy she met online; Carly needs help writing a song; Michael spends too much time …

Season 4: Episode 418

Directed By Darryl Hughley

Darryl is forced to direct the children’s school play; Shari tries a computer dating service and is surprised by her …

Season 4: Episode 417

Jump The Jump

Darryl must prove he is not afraid of heights by jumping out of an airplane; Yvonne tries to be Sydney’s …

Season 4: Episode 416

Smells Like Free Spirit

Darryl’s free-spirited niece, an aspiring singer, disrupts the household; Yvonne worries about her reputation when they are the only family …

Season 4: Episode 415

Bored Of The Rings

When his parents separate, Darryl tries to engineer a reconciliation.; Michael choreographs Sydney’s routine for the school talent show.

Season 4: Episode 414

Leaving Las Vegas

Darryl’s plan to take Yvonne away for a romantic Valentine’s Day backfires; meanwhile Milsap encounters big trouble as a babysitter.

Season 4: Episode 413

I Have A Scheme

Darryl must get all his neighbors’ signatures to rename their street after Martin Luther King, Jr.; Sydney drinks beer in …

Season 4: Episode 412

I’m Dreaming Of A Slight Christmas

Darryl and Yvonne try to prove to their children that Christmas is about more than gifts; Milsap’s friendship with Dave …

Season 4: Episode 411

One Foot In The Grave-y

At Thanksgiving, Yvonne and Hattie Mae’s ongoing feud escalates over where Darryl is going to be buried; Michael tries to …

Season 4: Episode 410

The Keepin’ It Real World

Darryl buys a new SUV, which leads to everyone being trapped in a cabin in the woods, a la The …

Season 4: Episode 408

Daddy’s Lil’ Girl

Rebellious Sydney wins a date with a rapper.

Season 4: Episode 407

When Darryl Bumped Sally

Darryl’s outspokenness gets him a job as co-host on Sally’s television therapy show, much to her dismay.

Season 4: Episode 406

Hughley & Son

Michael drops out of school to join Darryl’s business.

Season 4: Episode 405

Stormy Weather

Yvonne fears the romance has gone out of her marriage.

Season 4: Episode 404

Go With The Flow

With Yvonne out of town, Darryl must deal with Sydney’s first menstrual period.

Season 4: Episode 403

A Cry For Pleh

Michael has dyslexia, and Darryl cannot accept it.

Season 4: Episode 402

Mid-Wife Crisis

Yvonne decides to get a job, but Darryl wants her to remain a housewife.

Season 4: Episode 401

Joint Custody

Discovery of a marijuana joint throws the Hughley household into turmoil.

Season 3: Episode 322

Mother’s Day

A gaggle of grandmothers descends on the Hughley house for Mother’s Day, and Yvonne exhausts herself looking after them.

Season 3: Episode 321

Titanic 2: Electric Boogaloo

A romantic cruise turns ugly when Yvonne gambles and the Hughleys end up adrift in a lifeboat.

Season 3: Episode 320

Something About Shari

Should Darryl tell his sister-in-law the truth about her philandering fiancé?

Season 3: Episode 319

Road Rage

Anger at Larry Elder sends Darryl to traffic school, where he meets…Larry Elder.

Season 3: Episode 318

South Side Story

Secrets about Darryl’s youth emerge when Michael begins attending a recreation center in the ’hood.

Season 3: Episode 317

Darryl, Family Counselor

Dave moves in with the Hughleys when Darryl’s advice about Sally’s mother backfires.

Season 3: Episode 316

It’s a Wonderful Wife

In a dream, Darryl finds out what life would be like if he were married to a white woman.

Season 3: Episode 315

Forty Acres and a Fool

Darryl thinks his biological father is trying to insinuate himself into Darryl’s family.

Season 3: Episode 314


Darryl adds Dave’s redneck cousin to the Hughley bowling team.

Season 3: Episode 313

My Horny Valentine

Yvonne declares a week of abstinence to see if their marriage is about more than sex.

Season 3: Episode 312

It Had To Be Jew

Darryl feuds with a Jewish neighbor at the community center fair.

Season 3: Episode 311

Love or Money

Yvonne tries to stop Darryl from giving money away to friends and relatives.

Season 3: Episode 310

His Park Is Worse Than His Bite

Mr. Park agrees to a truce with Darryl, provided Darryl will care for his dog while he is on vacation.

Season 3: Episode 309

Oh Thank Heaven For Seven-Eleven

Bickering between Darryl and Yvonne’s father leads to Thanksgiving locked in a convenience store.

Season 3: Episode 308

Darryl’s Victory Tour

An evening of reminiscence convinces Darryl that Yvonne’s love for him is based on a lie.

Season 3: Episode 307

Rage Against The Machine

Dave’s leaf blower turns apathetic Darryl into a political activist.

Season 3: Episode 306

Scary Hughley

Darryl’s attempt to outdo Dave and Sally’s Halloween party results in Yvonne being possessed by a demon.

Season 3: Episode 305

The Truth Shall Set Me Free

Johnny Cochran tries to prove in court that Darryl is a racist.

Season 3: Episode 304

In The Bluff

Darryl wants to start a Web site featuring scantily-clad women and vending machines; Yvonne plans to deter him by insisting …

Season 3: Episode 303

We Got It Maid

Yvonne hires a Hispanic maid, who drives Darryl crazy.

Season 3: Episode 302


Home remodeling gone awry turns the neighborhood into a suburban jungle, and the Hughleys and Rogers families into competing tribes.

Season 3: Episode 301

Guess Who’s Coming Out For Dinner

Darryl’s prejudices are showing when he begins to suspect that Michael might be gay.

Season 2: Episode 222

Love The One You’re With

The Hughleys and friends go on a couples love retreat with Darryl’s parents.

Season 2: Episode 221

Body Double

Yvonne’s hated aunt dies in the Hughley living room.

Season 2: Episode 220

The Girl That I Married

Just before Yvonne’s college reunion, Darryl finds out that while in school Yvonne dated him and another man simultaneously.

Season 2: Episode 219

The Thin Black Line

A documentary filmmaker exposes the Hughleys as sell-outs to white suburban culture.

Season 2: Episode 218

The Music Man

Darryl butts heads with the school superintendent, causing the firing of his children’s favorite music teacher.

Season 2: Episode 217

Two Jacks and a Beanstalk

In a musical retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk, the Hughleys go from rags to riches.

Season 2: Episode 216

Lies My Valentine Told Me

As Valentine’s Day approaches, the wives and husbands vow to discover each others’ secrets.

Season 2: Episode 215

She’s A Brickhouse

The arrival of a beautiful blond neighbor makes the local men behave foolishly, especially Dave.

Season 2: Episode 214

So What Do You Do, Mrs. Hughley?

Yvonne tries to prove she can do it all by starting a basket-making business.

Season 2: Episode 213

Death Takes A Three Day Holiday

Darryl, who believes he is dying, drives everyone crazy as he prepares to meet his maker.

Season 2: Episode 212

Seoul Brother Next Door

Blinded by prejudice, Darryl and his new Korean neighbor wage a war of nasty pranks against each other.

Season 2: Episode 211

Miracle On 135th and Avalon

When Sydney tells Michael there is no Santa Claus, Darryl tries to restore his family’s belief in the magic of …

Season 2: Episode 210

I Love You, You’re Fired

Darryl and Yvonne try to prove that business and pleasure can mix when Yvonne fills in as Darryl’s assistant.

Season 2: Episode 209

Roots – Part II

After learning that Henry is not his biological father, Darryl meets his real dad.

Season 2: Episode 208

Roots – Part I

A Hughley family Thanksgiving is marred by the revelation of a surprising family secret.

Season 2: Episode 207

Help A Brother Out

Darryl’s efforts to help his ne’er-do-well brother create only trouble for Darryl.

Season 2: Episode 206

The Curse of the Coyote Man

Darryl’s plan to scare his children at Halloween backfires when he, Dave and Milsap get lost in the woods and …

Season 2: Episode 205

Sap and the Star

When Milsap dates a movie star, Darryl gets wrapped up in the Hollywood scene and forgets Yvonne’s birthday.

Season 2: Episode 204

Daddy’s Going To Hell

Dave and Sally ask Darryl and Yvonne to be Gretchen’s godparents, despite Darryl’s hostility toward organized religion.

Season 2: Episode 203

Honey, I Beat the Kids

Darryl’s use of corporal punishment on Michael conflicts with the child-rearing views of his neighbors.

Season 2: Episode 202

Milsap Moves Up

Deciding that it is time for a more mature lifestyle, Milsap buys a home in the Hughleys’ neighborhood and proposes …

Season 2: Episode 201

Young Guns

Darryl questions the merits of gun ownership when Michael and Ronnie get a hold of his gun and it accidentally …

Season 1: Episode 122

Jungle Gym Fever

Darryl decides to expose Sydney to black culture when he discovers that she has a crush on a white classmate.

Season 1: Episode 121

Up On The Roof

Milsap accepts a job offer from Darryl’s competition; a wildfire threatens the Hughley home.

Season 1: Episode 120

Clan Of The Cave Bear

Darryl objects when Yvonne considers taking a full time job as a hospital fundraiser.

Season 1: Episode 119


When Darryl fears that Michael might follow in his footsteps and drop out of high school, he begins taking night …

Season 1: Episode 118

I Do, I Do, Again, Part 2

Yvonne calls off the wedding when Darryl and her father refuse to put aside their differences.

Season 1: Episode 117

I Do, I Do, Again

Old tensions between Darryl and his father-in-law resurface when Darryl and Yvonne decide to marry a second time.

Season 1: Episode 116

Dog Eat Dog

Darryl faces off against defense lawyer Johnny Cochran when a neighbor claims that the Hughley’s new dog attacked him.

Season 1: Episode 115

Storm ‘O The Century

The Hughleys and the Rogers spend a night in an isolated “horror hotel”—but Darryl’s skeptical attitude threatens to spoil the …

Season 1: Episode 114

Why Can’t We Be Friends?

Darryl breaks off his friendship with Dave after he discovers that one of Dave’s acquaintances is a racist.

Season 1: Episode 113

I Ain’t Heavy, I’m Your Father

Darryl decides to take his children on a camping trip despite his lack of experience in the great outdoors.

Season 1: Episode 112

Reliving Single

When Yvonne and Sally fail miserably in their attempt to find Milsap a girlfriend, Darryl and Dave try their luck …

Season 1: Episode 111

A Multi-Culti Christmas

Darryl plans his own holiday pageant when political correctness—and lawsuits—prevent the elementary school from using any traditional holiday themes.

Season 1: Episode 110

I’m Shrinnnking

Darryl watches every penny when he loses an important client… causing Yvonne to wonder if he’s losing his mind.

Season 1: Episode 109


A battle erupts for control of the kitchen when Yvonne attempts to cook Thanksgiving dinner for Darryl’s relatives.

Season 1: Episode 108

Baby Fever

The Hughleys rush Sally to the hospital when she goes into labor; Darryl suspects that Yvonne is also pregnant.

Season 1: Episode 107


Darryl is crushed when Sydney chooses Milsap as her escort to a father-daughter school dance.

Season 1: Episode 106


Darryl is drafted to coach Michael’s soccer team despite his unfamiliarity with the sport.

Season 1: Episode 105

Class Clown

Darryl panics when he discovers Michael performing comedy in front of his classmates.

Season 1: Episode 104

Keeping Romance Alive

Darryl fears that moving to the suburbs may have irreparably damaged the romance in his marriage.

Season 1: Episode 103

Lost In The Suburbs

Milsap and Dave strike up a friendship… leaving Darryl feeling lost and alone.

Season 1: Episode 102


Darryl reluctantly substitutes as school carpool driver when Yvonne joins the neighborhood safety committee.

Season 1: Episode 101

Rich Kids Bad, Poor Kids Good

Darryl decides to make his children experience what it’s like to be poor by depriving them of the everyday luxuries …

Season 1: Episode 100


Successful African-American businessman Darryl Hughley suspects he may have “sold out” when he and his family relocate to a predominantly …