Baskets

Baskets

  • Seasons:
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown - however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves home to Bakersfield. There, he is forced to confront his past while working as a rodeo clown and competing with his siblings for his mother's approval and affection.
Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown - however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves home to Bakersfield. There, he is forced to confront his past while working as a rodeo clown and competing with his siblings for his mother's approval and affection.

Season 1 (11 episodes)

  • 0. Baskets: Sneak Peek

    Original air date: 01/04/2016 Runtime: 0:39 min.

    Original air date: 01/04/2016 Runtime: 0:39 min. Take a sneak peek at the new comedy series from FX, Baskets starring Zach Galifianakis.

  • 1. Pilot (Renoir)

    Original air date: 01/21/2016 Runtime: 25:24 min.

    Original air date: 01/21/2016 Runtime: 25:24 min. A strong command of French is needed to really excel in French Clown School. Chip Baskets finds this out the hard way.

  • 2. Trainee

    Original air date: 01/28/2016 Runtime: 22:34 min.

    Original air date: 01/28/2016 Runtime: 22:34 min. Chip takes a new clown at the rodeo under his wing. Mad clown love ensues.

  • 3. Strays

    Original air date: 02/04/2016 Runtime: 21:45 min.

    Original air date: 02/04/2016 Runtime: 21:45 min. Tragedy strikes when one of Martha’s best friends is murdered by another one of her friends. Chip comes to Martha’s aid in the aftermath.

  • 4. Easter in Bakersfield

    Original air date: 02/11/2016 Runtime: 21:59 min.

    Original air date: 02/11/2016 Runtime: 21:59 min. Easter in Bakersfield is not all Neil Diamond sings it to be as Baskets family drama brews over brunch.

  • 5. Uncle Dad

    Original air date: 02/18/2016 Runtime: 22:01 min.

    Original air date: 02/18/2016 Runtime: 22:01 min. Dale, sick of getting screwed out of a good deal on hutches, leaves his daughters in the care of Chip, consequences be damned.

  • 6. DJ Twins

    Original air date: 02/25/2016 Runtime: 23:03 min.

    Original air date: 02/25/2016 Runtime: 23:03 min. All the free bottled water in the world can’t soften the sting of rejection during an evening with the family.

  • 7. Cowboys

    Original air date: 03/03/2016 Runtime: 22:40 min.

    Original air date: 03/03/2016 Runtime: 22:40 min. Eddie drags Chip and Martha on a road trip to deliver some cowboy justice.

  • 8. Sugar Pie

    Original air date: 03/10/2016 Runtime: 22:41 min.

    Original air date: 03/10/2016 Runtime: 22:41 min. If you bring a sugar pie to book club, nobody will eat it. In this day and age, almost everyone’s watching their sugar consumption.

  • 9. Picnic

    Original air date: 03/17/2016 Runtime: 22:57 min.

    Original air date: 03/17/2016 Runtime: 22:57 min. Chip follows a turtle around Paris; meets Penelope.

  • 10. Family Portrait

    Original air date: 03/24/2016 Runtime: 21:17 min.

    Original air date: 03/24/2016 Runtime: 21:17 min. Mom adjusts to her new life as a diabetic, Dale learns cacti only need to be watered once a year and Chip hits rock bottom. On the plus side, there are curly fries down there.