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Home Economics

Home Economics

Photo Credit:  ABC/Sami Drasin
  • Premiered: 
    April 7, 2021
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  • Network: ABC
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sitcom)
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Inspired by the life of Michael Colton 
  • Subject Matter: Family
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Plot Synopsis

Inspired by the life of writer and executive producer Michael Colton, HOME ECONOMICS is a half-hour comedy series that takes a look at the heartwarming yet super uncomfortable and sometimes frustrating relationship among three adult siblings: one in the 1% (youngest sibling Connor, who runs his own private equity firm); one middle-class (middle sibling Tom, who is a struggling author); and one barely holding on (oldest sibling Sarah, who is a child therapist).

The sophomore season of HOME ECONOMICS premiered on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 9:30pm ET/PT on ABC. In the season opener, "49ers Foam Finger, $7," Connor invites the Hayworth clan to a San Francisco 49ers game as he tries to close his latest business deal. Desperately trying to prove that he knows the game, Tom gets a once-in-a-lifetime chance to showcase his football skills in front of the entire crowd of 49ers Faithful at Levi's Stadium. Meanwhile, Denise tries to get Sarah to come to terms with Shamiah's new interest in cheerleading.
On Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 9:30pm ET/PT, ABC premiered "Secret Santa Gift, $25 Limit," the fall finale of HOME ECONOMICS. As Christmas approaches, Tom finally receives his first advance check from the Sofia Salazar book, leaving him and Marina to decide what to do with the money. Meanwhile, Sarah receives an extravagant gift from the parents at her new school and has a hard time parting with it.


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Lionsgate
  • Produced by ABC Signature Studios


  • - San Francisco, California USA