Betty: Season 1

Betty: Season 1

Betty: Season 1

With an eye on a diverse group of young women in the male-dominated New York skateboarding scene, filmmaker Crystal Moselle expands her 2018 Sundance hit Skate Kitchen into an HBO show.

2020USAHBO
ComedyDramaSport

Streaming (2 Providers)

EPISODE 1.1
6 November 2020

Key Party

When Janay and Kirt attempt to throw an all-girls skate session, an unexpected visitor cuts the festivities short, chaos ensues and there's also a van.

EPISODE 1.2
6 November 2020

Zen and the Art of Skateboarding

Donald's unauthorized shadiness finds Janay reeling while Kirt, Indigo, and Honeybear deal with the territorial skater boys. Camille and Bambi hang under awkward circumstances.

EPISODE 1.3
6 November 2020

Happy Birthday, Tyler

Why do rich girls want broke girl problems? When will Honeybear stop dodging her crush? And Janay - are you sure this is how you want to spend your birthday?

EPISODE 1.4
6 November 2020

The Tombs

It may not be this simple, but... just do the right thing, Janay. Check yourself, Kirt. And speaking of checks, Tovah, what's up?

EPISODE 1.5
6 November 2020

Perstephanie

Kirt turns to "alternative" medicine to heal her friendships while the rest of the crew struggles with relationship issues of their own. Exactly how desperate for cash are you, Indigo?

EPISODE 1.6
6 November 2020

Ladies on Fire

Betties, assemble – it's time for another all-girls skate sesh.

Betty: Season 1 / Reviews

The Guardian

The Guardian

The series, like Skate Kitchen, features beautifully propulsive sequences of skateboarding across New York, but shines brightest in its most stripped-down, documentary-adjacent moments of mundane girl talk...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Betty, beautifully and unselfconsciously queer, resides somewhere on the hazy spectrum between matriarchy and endless summer.

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Variety

Variety

Over six half-hour episodes, though, she and writer Lesley Arfin (“Love”) get to not only explore their lives in more detail, but indulge in more visual and narrative grace notes that make falling into the Bettys’ world that much easier and more immersive.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Moselle and company continue to find an undercurrent of youthful innocence amid the inherent rebellion of their freewheeling lifestyle (casual drug use and all) that makes these figures just as true and well-rounded as their real-life counterparts.

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