About the Show
Smash-hit US comedy drama. In the superficial world of high fashion, image is everything. How can an ordinary girl - a slightly plump plain Jane from Queens - possibly fit in?
Series 4 Summary
Betty starts work as an editor at Mode but finds that her new role brings a new set of issues especially with ex-boyfriend Matt as her new boss. Elsewhere, Daniel goes his own way without Betty's help and Justin starts secondary school.
Episode 1 - The Butterfly Effect: Part 1
Betty has a disastrous first day as editor. The other editors snub her, and Matt, who's now her boss, acts hostile. Does he still have feelings for her? Wilhelmina lines up a surprise for the staff.
Episode 2 - The Butterfly Effect: Part 2
The Butterfly Effect (Part 2/2): Betty's anti-malaria photoshoot is scuppered by Daniel's neediness and Matt's scornful attitude. Meanwhile, Amanda makes a new friend.
Episode 3 - Blue on Blue
Betty tries to get a scoop about Gucci with the help of one of Hilda's well-connected customers. Marc plots to sabotage Betty's scoop - will he succeed?
Episode 4 - The Wiener, The Bun and the Boob
The Wiener, the Bun and the Boob: Betty is overwhelmed by her workload so Wilhelmina asks Marc to step in as her assistant. Hilda makes a mortifying mistake.
Episode 5 - Plus None
Plus None: Wilhelmina hosts a charity party, Matt asks Amanda to be his guest, Daniel discovers some facts about his family, and Amanda sets Betty up on a date.
Episode 6 - Backseat Betty
Backseat Betty: Betty tries to ask Hilda's rebellious ex-boyfriend on a date, Marc offers Justin advice, and Daniel tells Amanda about the Community of the Phoenix.
Episode 7 - Level (7) With Me
Level (7) with Me: Claire and Betty worry that Daniel is getting too involved in the Community of the Phoenix so they try to rescue him by doing a feature on the group.
Episode 8 - The Bahamas Triangle
The Bahamas Triangle: The Mode team are sent to the Bahamas for a photo shoot with music star Shakira, but a disgruntled Betty is lumbered with Matt and Amanda.
Episode 9 - Be-Shure
Be-Shure: Hilda and Betty take pregnancy tests, Ignacio prepares a festive celebration, and Marc tries to get Wilhelmina back at the helm, but Hartley has other plans.
Episode 10 - The Passion of the Betty
The Passion of the Betty: Betty is smothered by Matt and, to encourage him to nurture his own passions, sets up a surprise showing of his artwork, but her plan soon backfires.
Episode 11 - Back in Her Place
Back in Her Place: Betty wants to write an inspirational feature for Mode but Wilhelmina's not keen, so Matt encourages her to start a blog.
Episode 12 - Blackout
Blackout: Betty plans a karaoke party for the people who live in her block of flats, but before the big day, there's a spate of burglaries in the building.
Episode 13 - Chica and the Man
Chica and the Man: Wilhelmina is furious when she hears she has a drag queen impersonator. Betty receives an award for her blog, creating tension between her and Daniel.
Episode 14 - Smokin' Hot
Smokin' Hot: Wilhelmina marginalises Betty during Fashion Week, but Daniel steps in and assigns Betty to cover a low-priority show, where she discovers a new designer.
Episode 15 - Fire and Nice
Fire and Nice: To speed up the investigation into her house fire, Betty is pressured into dating an annoying fireman. Wilhelmina tries to prove to an old flame that she's down to earth.
Episode 16 - All the World's a Stage
All the World's a Stage: Justin loves his acting class, led by the eccentric Lena Korvinka, and finds himself in an unexpected triangle with his new friends, Austin and Lily.
Episode 17 - Million Dollar Smile
Million Dollar Smile: Betty is knocked unconscious and dreams that her orthodontist shows her how different her life would have been had she never worn braces.
Episode 18 - London Calling
London Calling: Betty covers London Fashion Week and brings Hilda along as a treat. She reconnects with Christina and also runs into Gio unexpectedly.
Episode 19 - The Past Presents the Future
The Past Presents the Future: Betty asks Daniel to be her guest at Hilda's wedding, Ignacio invites Elena along, and Amanda plays matchmaker.
Episode 20 - Hello Goodbye
Hello Goodbye: In the last ever episode, Betty struggles to tell Daniel important news about her future, Hilda is loath to move, and Marc wonders if he'll ever find love.
Ugly Betty synopsis
Smash-hit US comedy drama. In the superficial world of high fashion, image is everything. How can an ordinary girl - a slightly plump plain Jane from Queens - possibly fit in?Episode Guide >