The first season of the American animated sitcom Bless the Harts refers to the first broadcast season. It debuted on Fox on September 29, 2019 and concluded on January 12, 2020. Season 1 consists of ten episodes.
On July 19, 2019, at San Diego Comic Con, executive producer Emily Spivey revealed that Bless the Harts takes place in the same universe as King of the Hill. Emily Spivey and Andy Bobrow served as showrunners for the first season.
On November 27, 2019, showrunner Andy Bobrow confirmed that the last three produced episodes of the first (1BPJ) production cycle ("The Last Supper", "My Best Frenda", and "The McEntire Truth") would air in Season 2 as holdovers.
Executive Story Editors
Bless the Harts follows a family living in the South who are poor in money, but rich in fun, laughter, and friends.
|Press Release Image||Title||Original airdate||Production code||Season Episode #||TV rating||Viewers in Millions #|
|"Hug N' Bugs" (SERIES PREMIERE)||September 29, 2019||1BPJ03||1||TV-14 (L)||1.82|
|Jenny sells Betty's toy collection to pay off their water bill, not knowing that Betty is buying them back.|
|"Can't Get There from Here" (Pilot)||October 6, 2019||1BPJ01||2||TV-14 (DLSV)||2.99|
|Unable to send Violet to her dream art school, Jenny takes a second job stripping at Buds.|
|"Jenny Unfiltered"||October 13, 2019||1BPJ02||3||TV-14 (DLSV)||1.47|
|When the town is divided on a local statue, Jenny learns to play both sides in order to land extra tips.|
|"Cremains of the Day"||October 20, 2019||1BPJ04||4||TV-14 (DLSV)||2.79|
|To honor her deceased father, Jenny attempts to throw his ashes down a bridge as requested before his death, but finds herself unable to do so when she spirtually connects with him.|
|"Trash Twins"||November 3, 2019||1BPJ05||5||TV-14 (DLV)||1.33|
|Jenny and Betty conspire revenge on Betty's nemesis when she catcalls them at the Mega-Lo-Mart.|
|"Pig Trouble in Little Greenpoint"||November 10, 2019||1BPJ06||6||TV-14 (LS)||2.31|
|Jenny enters Wayne into a barbeque contest without his permission, but things go wrong when Wayne messes up.|
|"Myrtle Beach Memoirs"||November 17, 2019||1BPJ08||7||TV-14 (LV)||1.64|
|Unable to afford their vacation in Myrtle Beach, the family finds ways to earn some quick cash.|
|"Mega-Lo-Memories"||November 24, 2019||1BPJ07||8||TV-14 (DLSV)||2.68|
|At the Thanksgiving table, when the microwave breaks down, Jenny tells the story of how she got the microwave from the Mega-Lo-Mart, where she meets Wayne for the first time and loses Violet.|
|"Miracle on Culpepper Slims Boulevard"||December 15, 2019||1BPJ09||9||TV-14 (LSV)||2.72|
|When Jenny is invited over to Louise's Christmas party, it's up to her to save the day when Louise starts crying.|
|"Tying the Not" (SEASON FINALE)||January 12, 2020||1BPJ10||10||TV-14 (LV)||2.67|
|Wayne and Jenny get into an argument.|
- BLESS THE HARTS CREATORS REVEAL KUMAIL NANJIANI AS THE VOICE OF JESUS DURING HILARIOUS SDCC PANEL - SYFY Wire
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- Welch, Alex (October 21, 2019). 'Sunday Night Football' adjusts up, 'The Simpsons', Bob’s Burgers', '60 Minutes' adjust down. Retrieved on 21 October 2019.
- Welch, Alex (November 5, 2019). 'Sunday Night Football' adjusts up, 'God Friended Me' and '60 Minutes' adjust down: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on November 5, 2019.
- Welch, Alex (November 12, 2019). 'Sunday Night Football' adjusts up, 'God Friended Me' and '60 Minutes' adjust down: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on November 13, 2019.
- Welch, Alex (November 19, 2019). 'SNF,' 'Bless the Harts' adjust up, '60 Minutes,' 'God Friended Me,' 'Madam Secretary' adjust down: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on November 19, 2019.
- Welch, Alex (November 26, 2019). 'NCIS: Los Angeles,' 'Sunday Night Football,' and 'The OT' adjust up: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on November 26, 2019.
- Welch, Alex (December 17, 2019). 'Bob's Burgers,' 'Sunday Night Football' adjust up, '60 Minutes,' 'The Simpsons' adjust down: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on December 17, 2019.
- Welch, Alex (January 14, 2020). NFL adjusts up, 'Bob's Burgers' and 'Bless the Harts' adjust down: Sunday final ratings. TV by the Numbers. Retrieved on January 14, 2020.