Better Things Season 5 Premiere Date & Time: How To Watch It Online?
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Comedy-drama TV series ‘Better Things’ is airing on FX Network and Hulu for its fifth and final season.

Better Things is a comedy-drama series created by Pamela Adlon and Louis C.K. Debuted on FX on September 10, 2016, the show has been loved by fans and critics over the years.  For more than five years, Better Things have been one of the most loved shows on FX and Hulu. Now, the story is coming to an end with the fifth season. So, when will Better Things Season 6 premiere on FX? Here’s everything you need to know.

When will Better Things Season 5 premiere on FX?

The fifth and final season of Better Things premieres on FX on Feb 28, 2022. Season 5 will kick off with a two-episode special. The first and second episodes of the fifth season will air back to back on Feb 28 at 10 pm Eastern Time (ET) on FX. After that, a new episode will air every Monday at 10 pm.

How many episodes are there in Better Things Season 5? When will the finale premiere?

Before the fifth season, there were a total of 42 episodes across the four seasons. Season 5 has a total of 10 episodes. Better Things Season 5 finale is scheduled to release on Apr 25, 2022. Here’s a look at the release schedule for the fifth season:

Episode Number Episode Title Release Date
1 F*ck Anatoly’s Mom February 28, 2022
2 Rip Taylor’s Cell Phone February 28, 2022
3 Oh, I’m Not Gonna Tell Her March 7, 2022
4 Ephemera March 14, 2022
5 World is Mean Right Now March 21, 2022
6 San Francisco March 28, 2022
7 TBA April 4, 2022
8 TBA April 11, 2022
9 TBA April 18, 2022
10 TBA April 25, 2022

How to watch Better Things Season 5 online?

Here are the details on how to watch Better Things’ new episodes live online in different countries.

Watch Better Things Season 5 online in the US

Better Things is an FX exclusive in the United States. If you have access to the channel through cable, all you have to do is switch on your TV at 10:00 PM ET/PT on Mondays and watch the new episodes.

If you’ve cut the cord and don’t have cable, you can access FX on multiple live TV streaming services including Sling TV, Fubo TV, YouTube TV, Hulu With Live TV and AT&T TV Now.

Hulu and FX have a partnership. The new episodes of Batter Things stream on Hulu the next day. It means Better Things Season 5 premiere will be available to stream on Hulu on March 1, 2022. The streaming platform provides a free trial to new users.

Watch Better Things Season 5 online in India

Viewers in India can stream new episodes on Disney+ Hotstar. The previous four seasons are also available on the streaming service.

Watch Better Things Season 5 online in the UK

Viewers in the U.K. can also watch the new episodes at 10:00 PM Pacific Time (PT) on BBC iPlayer and Disney Plus.

Watch Better Things Season 5 online in Canada

Canadians can watch Snowfall season 5 on FX Canada, provided the channel is available through their cable network.

What Better Things is about?

The comedy-drama series follows a divorced actress Sam Fox with no filter trying to raise her three daughters – Max, Frankie and Duke – in Los Angeles. Over the past four seasons, we see how Sam positively and enthusiastically raise her daughters without compromising on her work. She has a big heart, never complains and is ready to help everyone.

According to, Pamela Adlon’s comedy-drama envelops its five-season run with big family moments, a trip to London, lots of cooking and generally all of the things that make the show so beloved.