Kate Brasher

Kate Brasher

2001, Drama
A young single mother (Mary Stuart Masterson) struggles with the harsh realities of living in Los Angeles. Looking after two teenage sons, every paycheck is essential. So when she is refused her well-earned wage, she must work with a legal agency to win her case.

Episode Guide

  • Kate Brasher - Georgia (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Georgia

    Kate learns the hard way when she breaks a cardinal rule at Brothers Keepers, taking in a runaway teenager who eventually breaks her heart.

  • Kate Brasher - Tracy (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Tracy

    Kate realizes that a mother working to straighten out her life and get her children back is just not ready for the responsibility; Joe and Abbie try to prevent a wedding.

  • Kate Brasher - Jackson (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Jackson

    Kate helps Jackson Turner, an exonerated death row inmate recently reunited with his daughter, get back on track, finding him a steady job and good place to live; Joe runs for city council.

  • Kate Brasher - Jeff (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Jeff

    A troubled 12-year-old boy lashes out, shooting Joe and another volunteer; Kate gets involved in a gay spousal abuse case; Abbie sticks her neck out for a homeless man who claims that he is Jesus.

  • Kate Brasher - Simon (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Simon

    Kate battles a school board after she questions the mother of an artistic youth who seems uncharacteristically dazed, and learns he is on Ritalin by order of his school.

  • Kate Brasher - Kate (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Kate

    A hardworking single mother striving to build a better life for her children finds help and a new outlook at a community advocacy center. This episode: Kate faces losing her job and eviction.