SBS On Demand
alt text

Why Women Kill

Drama
1 season availableUSA
MA15+

Why Women Kill details the lives of three women living in three different decades: a housewife in the '60s, a socialite in the '80s, and a lawyer in 2019, each dealing with infidelity in their marriages. The series examines how the roles of women have changed, but how their reaction to betrayal... has not.

S1 E1: Murder Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry
Start Here
S1 E1: Murder Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry
47m
One Pasadena, Calif. house serves as the focal point for three decades worth of marital strife. In 1963, Beth Ann's life as a doting housewife is upended when she learns of her husband Rob's infidelity. In 1984, socialite Simone is blindsided by her husband Karl's devastating secret. In present day, high-powered lawyer Taylor has an open marriage with husband Eli.
languages:
English
subtitles:
English
cast:
Lucy Liu, Ginnifer Goodwin, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Jack Davenport, Sam Jaeger, Reid Scott

1. Murder Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry

One Pasadena, Calif. house serves as the focal point for three decades worth of marital strife. In 1963, Beth Ann's life as a doting housewife is upended when she learns of her husband Rob's infidelity. In 1984, socialite Simone is blindsided by her husband Karl's devastating secret. In present day, high-powered lawyer Taylor has an open marriage with husband Eli.
47m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

2. I'd Like To Kill Ya But I Just Washed My Hair

A usually reserved Beth Ann attempts to spice up her marriage. Simone turns to Naomi's son Tommy for solace after finding out Karl hasn't been as good at covering his adulterous tracks as he let on.
47m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

3. I Killed Everyone He Did But Backwards And In High Heels

Beth Ann comes up with a scheme to keep Rob away from April but ends up growing closer to her husband's mistress in the process.
45m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

4. You Had Me At Homicide

Beth Ann takes a walk on the wild side with April, leading to an interesting evening at a dinner party with Rob's boss.
44m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

5. There's No Crying In Murder

Beth Ann's budding friendship with April leaves her feeling conflicted, just as she is beginning to win back Rob's attention.
49m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

6. Practically Lethal In Every Way

Beth Ann and Rob throw a housewarming party to introduce themselves to the neighbourhood, but something seems to be amiss with neighbours Mary and Ralph.
50m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

7. I Found Out What The Secret To Murder Is Friends Best Friends

Beth Ann is elated when Rob ends his affair, but that feeling is short-lived when Beth Ann learns that everything is not as she thinks.
48m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

8. Marriages Don't Break Up On Account Of Murder, It's Just A Symptom That Something Else Is Wrong

Beth Ann recruits Sheila to help pull off her faux diagnosis, taking her already far-fetched plan another step too far.
48m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

9. I'm Just Wondering What Makes Dames Like You So Deadly

As Beth Ann plots to remove April from Rob's life for good, a surprising confrontation reveals a secret that will shock Beth Ann to her core.
51m
Available until 29 Jun 2022

10. Kill Me As If It Were The Last Time

Kill or be killed, that is the question. After learning the shocking truth about her daughter's death, Beth Ann devises a plan for revenge that could alter the course of many lives.
54m
Available until 29 Jun 2022