Release Date, Cast, Renewed or Canceled

One can never prepare himself or herself for parenthood. Yet, many women dive into an intense pursuit, preparing and practising motherhood even before they are mothers. Many women also set expectations for themselves which includes, giving birth, nursing and returning to work once the child is of manageable age. However, what comes after giving birth isn’t always what one may have anticipated.

Workin’ Moms is a Canadian comedy series that showcases the real-life struggles of working moms after delivering a baby and while raising a child. It centres around four working mothers who try to maintain a balance between their jobs, love life, family and mostly try to give time to their kids in today’s world as they reside in Toronto, Canada.

The series is created by Catherine Reitman along with Philip Sternberg and filmed in Toronto and first premiered on January 10, 2017 on CBC television. This comedy-drama is written by Rebecca Kohler, Diane Flacks, Karen Moore and Ingrid Haas, and directed by Catherine Reitman, Aleysa Young, and Paul Fox. Workin’ Moms is produced by Wolf & Rabbit Entertainment which is owned by Catherine Reitman and her husband Philip Sternberg.

After a successful stint in Canada, the picked up by Netflix and released on the platform in January 2019. “Being a strong supporter of Canadian creators and producers we are thrilled when our series are seen around the world. There’s no denying that [streamers] like Amazon and Netflix have that incredible platform,” CBC’s general manager of programming, Sally Catto, says. “They allow audiences outside the country and even perhaps within Canada that haven’t had an opportunity to see these series or weren’t aware of them be exposed to them.”

The show has garnered a dozen Canadian Screen Award nominations and an International Emmy nomination. In 2017, the show won a prestigious award, the World’s Best Comedy Television Program in New York Festival.

Workin’ Moms Cast: Who is in it?

The main cast of the show is led by Catherine Reitma, who plays plays Kate Foster, Dani Kind who plays Anne Carlson and Juno Rinaldi who stars as Frankie Coyne. Other cast members include Dennis Andres as Ian Matthews, Jessalyn Wanlim as Jenny Matthews and Trenna Keating as Shanon. The recurring cast of the show includes Katherine Barrell as Alicia Rutherford (season 1–2), Ryan Belleville as Lionel Carlson, Kevin Vidal as Mo Daniels (season 1–2), Novie Edwards as Sheila (season 1), Jess Salgueiro as Mean Nanny / Renya, Oluniké Adeliyi as Giselle Bois and Philip Sternberg as Nathan Foster.

Workin’ Moms Plot: What is it about?

As the maternity leave gets over, four moms have to get back to their normal routines. The series gives us an inside look at their lives and presents to us how they navigate kids, their bosses and their personal lives. It also showcases their daily lives and their emotional journeys in the series. It shows the experiences these mothers have to go through, and the challenges they have to face at work and at their homes. They have to make some tough decisions and choices to balance everything. The show isn’t a documentary but a fictional show which is quite relatable to our lives. The show also features some dark humour that deals with abortion and postpartum depression. The real challenges of body image, mom guilt and breastfeeding are also highlighted in the show.

In the third season, Kate rues her decision to seeking stability in her life and choosing it over other things that matter more. She realizes that the thing she thought was stable in her life is pushing her out of her comfort zone.

Workin’ Moms Season 4 Release Date: When will it premiere?

Workin’ Moms season 3 premiered on January 19, 2019 on CBS for the Canadian audience. The third season is going to release on Netflix on July 25, 2019 for its international audience.

As far as the next season goes, we don’t have an official announcement yet. Though considering how well the show has been received, we would be surprised if it doesn’t get another season. We expect the show to get renewed and estimate Workin’ Moms season 4 to release sometime in January, 2020. We will update this section as soon as we hear more.

Workin’ Moms Trailer:

While we wait for Workin’ Moms season 4, check out this clip to refresh your memories. If you haven’t seen the show yet head over to Netflix to catch all the episodes of the previous seasons.

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