Bob Hearts Abishola

Bob Hearts Abishola

  • Seasons:
  • 2
  • 1
In this comedy from Chuck Lorre, BOB HEARTS ABISHOLA is a love story about a middle-aged sock businessman from Detroit who unexpectedly falls for his cardiac nurse, a Nigerian immigrant, while recovering from a heart attack and sets his sights on winning her over. Undaunted by Abishola's lack of initial interest or the vast differences in their backgrounds, Bob is determined to win Abishola's heart.
In this comedy from Chuck Lorre, BOB HEARTS ABISHOLA is a love story about a middle-aged sock businessman from Detroit who unexpectedly falls for his cardiac nurse, a Nigerian immigrant, while recovering from a heart attack and sets his sights on winning her over. Undaunted by Abishola's lack of initial interest or the vast differences in their backgrounds, Bob is determined to win Abishola's heart.

Season 1 (21 episodes)

  • 1. Pilot

    Original air date: 09/23/2019 Runtime: 19:37 min.

    Original air date: 09/23/2019 Runtime: 19:37 min. In the series premiere, a middle-aged sock salesman unexpectedly falls for his Nigerian cardiac nurse, while recovering from a heart attack and sets his sights on winning her over.

  • 2. Nigerians Don't Do Useless Things

    Original air date: 09/30/2019 Runtime: 19:39 min.

    Original air date: 09/30/2019 Runtime: 19:39 min. While Bob waits for Abishola to make the next move, her Auntie Olu and Uncle Tunde make it hard for her by stalking him.

  • 3. A Bird May Love a Fish

    Original air date: 10/07/2019 Runtime: 19:12 min.

    Original air date: 10/07/2019 Runtime: 19:12 min. While Bob attempts to learn more about Nigerian customs, Abishola has to contend with gossip spreading about her relationship with Bob.

  • 4. Square Hamburger, Round Buns

    Original air date: 10/14/2019 Runtime: 19:47 min.

    Original air date: 10/14/2019 Runtime: 19:47 min. After Abishola calls things off with Bob, her Auntie Olu sets her up with a Nigerian pharmacist. Meanwhile, Bob tries online dating. MISSI PYLE guest stars as Bob’s online date, Liz; and TONY TAMBI guest stars as Abishola’s set-up, Chukwuemeka.

  • 5. Whacking the Mole

    Original air date: 10/21/2019 Runtime: 18:47 min.

    Original air date: 10/21/2019 Runtime: 18:47 min. After Abishola has a romantic dream about Bob, she tries to suppress her feelings for him and pays the price.

  • 6. Ralph Lauren and Fish

    Original air date: 10/28/2019 Runtime: 21:03 min.

    Original air date: 10/28/2019 Runtime: 21:03 min. Bob and Abishola finally go on a proper date, which is interrupted by Dottie’s medical emergency.

  • 7. Tough Like a Laundromat Washing Machine

    Original air date: 11/04/2019 Runtime: 19:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/04/2019 Runtime: 19:28 min. Bob hires Abishola to take care of Dottie in his home while she recovers. Dottie, however, has a hard time dealing with her limitations and takes it out on Abishola.

  • 8. Useless Potheads

    Original air date: 11/18/2019 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 11/18/2019 Runtime: 21:14 min. With Abishola only helping part-time, Bob, Douglas and Christina struggle to take care of Dottie.

  • 9. We Were Beggars, Now We Are Choosers

    Original air date: 11/25/2019 Runtime: 21:11 min.

    Original air date: 11/25/2019 Runtime: 21:11 min. After Abishola gives her previous suitor, Chukwuemeka (recurring guest star TONY TAMBI), a Nigerian pharmacist, a second chance, Uncle Tunde goes behind Auntie Olu’s back to warn Bob about the other man who’s courting his niece.

  • 10. Ice Cream for Breakfast

    Original air date: 12/09/2019 Runtime: 20:25 min.

    Original air date: 12/09/2019 Runtime: 20:25 min. Bob must gain the confidence to fight for Abishola when she goes on another date with Chukwuemeka. Also, Uncle Tunde finds an unlikely friend in Dottie (CHRISTINE EBERSOLE).

  • 11. Splitting the Hairs

    Original air date: 12/16/2019 Runtime: 21:21 min.

    Original air date: 12/16/2019 Runtime: 21:21 min. Bob, Douglas and Christina try to get Dottie to make a will; Abishola and Kemi's friendship is tested after Abishola catches Kemi in a lie.

  • 12. There's my Nigerians

    Original air date: 01/06/2020 Runtime: 19:25 min.

    Original air date: 01/06/2020 Runtime: 19:25 min. While Bob and Abishola struggle to pull Dottie out of her depression, Auntie Olu and Uncle Tunde come over to lift her spirits. WENDIE MALICK and MARILU HENNER guest star as Dottie’s friends, Jen and Trish.

  • 13. The Canadians of Africa

    Original air date: 01/20/2020 Runtime: 19:51 min.

    Original air date: 01/20/2020 Runtime: 19:51 min. Abishola doesn’t appreciate it when Bob gives her unsolicited parenting advice about her “unhappy son.”

  • 14. Full-Frontal Dottie

    Original air date: 02/03/2020 Runtime: 18:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/03/2020 Runtime: 18:26 min. Excited by her physical therapy progress, Dottie insists she is ready to return to MaxDot – much to the dismay of Bob, Douglas and Christina.

  • 15. Black Ice

    Original air date: 02/10/2020 Runtime: 20:51 min.

    Original air date: 02/10/2020 Runtime: 20:51 min. When it comes to showing affection on Valentine’s Day, Bob and Abishola have to find a way to meet each other in the middle.

  • 16. Where's Your Other Wives, Tunde?

    Original air date: 02/17/2020 Runtime: 21:16 min.

    Original air date: 02/17/2020 Runtime: 21:16 min. Dottie, Auntie Olu and Uncle Tunde must find a way to reconcile when they’re forced to eat dinner together. Meanwhile, Bob and Abishola have differing opinions on the progress of their relationship.

  • 17. A Big White Thumb

    Original air date: 03/09/2020 Runtime: 19:41 min.

    Original air date: 03/09/2020 Runtime: 19:41 min. Abishola takes her relationship with Bob to the next level when she invites him into an intimate part of her life: church. Also, Kemi fights with Ogechi (guest star KIMBERLY SCOTT) to be Chukwuemeka’s favorite.

  • 18. Sock Wife!

    Original air date: 03/16/2020 Runtime: 19:46 min.

    Original air date: 03/16/2020 Runtime: 19:46 min. Bob’s past and present collide when his ex-wife, Lorraine (guest star NICOLE SULLIVAN), is admitted to Abishola’s hospital. Also, Christina recruits Kofo for a project to rename the sock colors.

  • 19. Angry, Happy, Same Face

    Original air date: 04/06/2020 Runtime: 20:27 min.

    Original air date: 04/06/2020 Runtime: 20:27 min. Abishola must draw the line when Bob's ex-wife tries to maneuver her way back into Bob's life; Goodwin is concerned when Christina sets her romantic sights on Kofo.

  • 20. Randy's a Wrangler

    Original air date: 04/13/2020 Runtime: 19:36 min.

    Original air date: 04/13/2020 Runtime: 19:36 min. Dottie makes an unexpected connection when she meets a fellow stroke survivor, Hank (guest star JOHN RATZENBERGER), at physical therapy. Also, Bob and Douglas try to keep tabs on Christina while she’s away at an emotional wellness spa.

  • 101. Bob Hearts Abishola S1: Trailer

    Runtime: 1:01 min.

    Runtime: 1:01 min. Introducing the first season of Bob Hearts Abishola.