Crazy Mom
Season 1, Episode 4
Crazy Mom
First Aired October 15, 2014
Production Code 102
Writer(s) Gail Lerner
Director(s) James Griffiths
Episode Guide
"The Nod"
"Crime and Punishment"
Crazy Mom is the fourth episode of Black-ish. The episode premiered on October 15, 2014.


Dre takes over Rainbow's "mom" duties for a week and the overwhelming praise he receives from everyone at his kids' school ends up going to his head to the point where he finds himself going overboard not to be outdone by anyone, including the school's "crazy mom."


Main Cast

Recurring Cast


  • Jennie Pierson as Ms. Davis
  • Lesley Tsina as Stacy Kang-Nussbaum
  • Elizabeth June as Harriet Tubman
  • Andria Kozica as Tracy
  • Daniel Lee Robertson as Patron
  • David Fickas as Glen Kinnebrew
  • Ursula Burton as Candace
  • Quinn Friedman as Kevin
  • Morgan Bertsch as Student #1
  • Brooke Besikof as Student #2
  • Talia Besikof as Student #3
  • Kristian Favors as Movie Patron
  • Rachael Grace as Receptionist
  • Bradley Van Vugt as Student #4
Season One episodes

PilotThe TalkThe NodCrazy MomCrime and PunishmentThe Prank KingThe Gift of HungerOedipal TriangleColored CommentaryBlack Santa/White ChristmasLaw of AttractionMartin Luther Skiing DayBig Night, Big FightAndre From MarseilleThe DozensParental Guidance30 SomethingSex, Lies and VasectomiesThe Real WorldSwitch HittingThe Peer-ent TrapPlease Don't Ask, Please Don't TellElephant in the RoomPops' Pops' Pops