Bunk'd

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Bunk'd
Created byPamela Eells O'Connell
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes58
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Pamela Eells O'Connell
Running time30 minutes
Production company(s)
Release
Original networkDisney Channel
Picture format480i, NTSC
720p, HDTV
Original releaseJuly 31, 2015 (2015-07-31) – present
External links
Official website

Bunk'd is an American comedy television series created by Pamela Eells O'Connell that premiered on Disney Channel on July 31, 2015. The series is a spinoff of Jessie[1] and stars Peyton List, Karan Brar, Skai Jackson, Miranda May, Kevin Quinn, Nathan Arenas, Nina Lu, Raphael Alejandro, Will Buie Jr., and Mallory Mahoney.

Cast[change | change source]

Episodes[change | change source]

Season Episodes Originally aired (U.S. dates)
Season premiere Season finale
1 21 July 31, 2015 (2015-07-31) May 20, 2016 (2016-05-20)

Season 1 (2015/16)[change | change source]

Bunk'd season 1 episodes
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11"Pilot"
"Welcome to Camp Kikiwaka"
Bob KoherrPamela Eells O'ConnellJuly 31, 2015 (2015-07-31)1014.24[2]

Emma, Ravi, and Zuri Ross decide to leave the loud and noisy streets of New York to visit Camp Kikiwaka, which is the same camp where their parents met. While Ravi and Zuri meet Jorge and Tiffany, Emma befriends Lou and develops an interest in Xander while competing against Hazel. Due to Hazel's trick where Emma and Zuri end up in the woods, Xander drags Lou, Ravi, Jorge, Tiffany, and Hazel to get to them while being stalked by the Kikiwaka.

Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Tessa Netting as Hazel

Note: According to Zuri, the reason why Luke is not at camp is because he is in summer school after failing English class.
22"Gone Girl"Rich CorrellJeff Hodsden & Tim PollockAugust 7, 2015 (2015-08-07)1022.12[3]

Xander finally asks Emma on a date. Due to Ravi's misinterpreted encounters overhearing Lou and Xander's conversation about the date to a murder plot, Emma becomes weary of Xander's motives. Meanwhile, Zuri and Jorge begin an underground candy business after Gladys banned it due to being stood up by the candy delivery man Serge. Unfortunately, Tiffany ends up getting hooked on candy.

Guest star: Mary Scheer as Gladys
33"Camp Rules"Bob KoherrMike Montesano & Ted ZizikAugust 14, 2015 (2015-08-14)1041.80[4]

Following the black market candy sales and the Woodchuck Cabin almost catching on fire, Gladys reinstates the laws established by Camp Kikiwaka's founder Jedediah Swearengen. She assigns the counselors-in-training to give out demerits to anyone committing illegal actions where three demerits will get that camper punished. Emma and Zuri have been arguing lately with an issue with the bathroom nearly causing the Woodchuck Cabin to burn to the ground. Due to Lou's canoe therapy going wrong, Emma and Zuri get trapped out on the lake and start to drift toward the rapids causing Lou and Xander to go rescue them only for them to be needing rescue. Meanwhile, Ravi keeps busting Jorge for his lawbreaking which leads to Jorge stealing the original rules and both of them getting into trouble with Gladys.

Guest star: Mary Scheer as Gladys

Absent: Nina Lu as Tiffany
44"Smells Like Camp Spirit"Rich CorrellLacey Dyer & Julie LaytonAugust 21, 2015 (2015-08-21)1052.18[5]
Guest star: Tessa Netting as Hazel
55"The Ones That Got Away"Bob KoherrValerie Ahern & Eric SchaarNovember 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)1031.82[6]

Template:More plot Emma and Xander team up for a fishing competition, but end up finding out that they have nothing in common, and end up becoming just friends.. Meanwhile, Gladys chases the chef Murphy and is very desperate while Lou and Ravi try to find a large fish. Zuri and Tiffany get caught cheating by stuffing a fake fish, losing their title at the contest and getting disqualified. Lou realizes that the search is more important than the result, and lets the large fish go.

Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Casey Campbell as Murphy

Absent: Nathan Arenas as Jorge
66"Can You Hear Me Now"Bob KoherrSally LapidussNovember 13, 2015 (2015-11-13)1061.79[7]

All of the campers are forced to hand in their phones, but Zuri swaps her phone with a rock and keeps it so that she can order some deli food. In search for a signal, she and Emma trick Ravi and Tiffany into building a router, saying that Gladys wanted a secret art project to commence. They lie when asked about it, and when Lou finds out, she is very hurt and stops talking to Emma. Meanwhile, Grizzly Cabin is entrusted with designing the camp totem pole, and Xander gets very controlling, which upsets Jorge and causes him to quit. Later, Xander and Jorge reconcile and Jorge gets to use his design for the pole. Then Emma and Lou also reconcile when Emma destroys the pole, among other things.

Guest star: Tessa Netting as Hazel
77"Friending with the Enemy"Rich CorrellAdam LapidusNovember 20, 2015 (2015-11-20)1071.64[8]

Guest stars: Tessa Netting as Hazel, Myko Olivier as Dr. Hunter Brody

Absent: Kevin Quinn as Xander, Nathan Arenas as Jorge
88"Waka, Waka, Waka!"Victor GonzalezValerie Ahern & Eric SchaarNovember 27, 2015 (2015-11-27)1081.73[9]

The Camp Kikiwaka Festival occurs as Emma, Lou, and Hazel compete in their sales to become the Kikiwaka Queen since Xander is dressed as the Camp Kikiwaka mascot and is also the Kikiwaka King. Xander wants Emma and Lou to outsell Hazel to evade dancing with her at the end of the festival. Meanwhile, Ravi and Tiffany try to gain proof of the Kikiwaka's existence following their close encounter with the Kikiwaka. At the same time, Zuri cuts a deal with Gladys to use the students to make Kikiwaka dolls in exchange that she uses Gladys' shower.

Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Tessa Netting as Hazel
99"Secret Santa"Lauren BreitingJeff Hodsden & Tim PollockDecember 4, 2015 (2015-12-04)1141.50[10]

After getting lost due to Xander's poor sense of direction, Zuri, Xander, Tiffany, and Jorge discover a cabin up in the mountains. They meet an old man and ask for directions; he gives them directions, but in a rude manner as he doesn't appear to like children and wants them to go away. As they're leaving, Jorge rushes back in because he really has to use the bathroom. When he takes a wrong turn on the way back out, he discovers that the old man is Santa. Meanwhile, Emma and Lou want to get each other nice gifts to show each other how much their friendship means, but after listening to bad advice from Ravi, they both try to get each other something other than what they were originally going to get. Emma tries to capture a woodchuck while Lou puts on an embarrassing show for Emma. Meanwhile, upon later returning, the old man denies Jorge's allegations that he's Santa, but later admits that he used to be Santa. He stopped being him because children nowadays can just get their toys or whatever they want online and he no longer felt special. Feeling bad, Ravi, Xander, Tiffany, and Jorge decorate his cabin, which Santa appreciates when he returns. Later, after discovering what happened, Emma and Lou discuss that it's the thought that counts, not the gift.

Guest star: Harrison White as Old Man
1010"Counselors' Night Off"Bob KoherrMike Montesano & Ted ZizikJanuary 8, 2016 (2016-01-08)1101.48[11]

Guest star: Tessa Netting as Hazel

Absent: Nina Lu as Tiffany
1111"There's No Place Like Camp"Bob KoherrPamela Eells O'ConnellJanuary 22, 2016 (2016-01-22)1111.86[12]

Jorge feels homesick for his family as Xander and Ravi work to break his homesickness. After breaking the oven and microwave while on kitchen duty, the girls forage for food in the woods where Lou accidentally covers herself in Diablo Leaves which causes her to hallucinate. Gladys uses a website where she finds a possible love interest in a "Nigerian Prince" and prepares to meet him despite Lou's warnings about it being a scam.

Guest star: Mary Scheer as Gladys
1212"Luke's Back"Rich CorrellPamela Eells O'ConnellFebruary 12, 2016 (2016-02-12)1191.88[13]

Special guest star: Cameron Boyce as Luke Ross

Guest stars: Tessa Netting as Hazel, Spencer List as Eric

Trivia; This is Cameron Boyce's first appearance as Luke Ross in this series

Absent: Nina Lu as Tiffany
1313"No Escape"Rich CorrellJeff Hodsden & Tim PollockFebruary 19, 2016 (2016-02-19)1121.62[14]
Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Andrew Caldwell as Ted
1414"Close Encounters of the Camp Kind"Bob KoherrLacey Dyer & Julia LaytonMarch 11, 2016 (2016-03-11)1161.50[15]
Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Amarr Wooten as Marsh
1515"Crafted and Shafted"Bob KoherrMike Montesano & Ted ZizikMarch 18, 2016 (2016-03-18)1171.37[16]
Emma and Xander take Zuri, Jorge, and Tiffany on a camping trip in the woods. Emma and Xander are upset that they have not had time to spend together as a couple. That night, they go into the forest to be alone while collecting firewood, but they fall into a hole leading into an abandoned mineshaft. After Zuri and Tiffany get trapped in the mine as well, Jorge rescues them by throwing down a tree that they use as a ladder. Meanwhile, Ravi and Lou assemble a jungle gym that Gladys purchased from a discount store. They must put it together so a photographer can photograph it on the following day for the new camp brochure. Lou wants to assemble the gym using her own knowledge, while Ravi insists on using the instruction manual, although he has difficulty understanding it because it is written in Swedish. Lou and Ravi agree to work on separate parts of the gym using their own methods, but they are both unsuccessful. Ravi is surprised to learn that Lou can make sense of the instructions, and they decide to work together to finish the gym. The completed gym collapses after the photographer arrives, and Lou blames Ravi for not tightening the screws enough.
1616"Boo Boos and Birthdays"Phill LewisLacey Dyer & Julia LaytonMarch 25, 2016 (2016-03-25)1091.63[17]

Emma, Zuri and Lou decide to throw a surprise birthday party for Tiffany after learning that she has never had one. However, Zuri worries that Tiffany may not like her party because it is being planned by Emma and Lou, whose party ideas do not reflect Tiffany's interests. Emma and Lou set up the party in the forest, but they realize they have forgotten to invite any guests. Before Zuri can bring Tiffany to the party site, it is wrecked by a bear and a moose, forcing the children to flee back to the camp. At their cabin, Zuri has arranged for Tiffany's favorite quartet to play for her. Despite the failed party, Tiffany says she is happy that someone bothered to try throwing her a party. Meanwhile, Jorge hurts his ankle during a practice volleyball game with Ravi and Xander, and is sent to stay in the infirmary cabin. Ravi discovers that Jorge is faking his injury so he can enjoy the infirmary, which has air conditioning, television, and snacks. Ravi later decides to fake an injury so he can also enjoy the amenities. Xander visits the boys and says that the volleyball tournament will be cancelled because his team is short by one player. Ravi and Jorge reveal that they are okay, and the volleyball tournament goes on as planned, with Xander's team winning.

Guest star: Tessa Netting as Hazel
1717"For Love and Money"Shannon FlynnAdam LapidusApril 1, 2016 (2016-04-01)1131.47[18]

Emma, Zuri and Lou are sent by Gladys to go into town to pick up some bug spray for her. While at the store, Emma and Zuri meet a young carpenter named Noah, whom they set up with Lou. When they notice Lou is only doing woodworking for Noah on their dates, Emma and Zuri discover he is only using Lou after they hear him on his cell phone. Meanwhile, Xander plays a joke on Ravi and Jorge by misleading them about hidden treasure at the camp. Ravi and Jorge later turn the tables and Xander gets fooled about the treasure.

Guest star: Chandler Massey as Noah

Absent: Nina Lu as Tiffany
1818"Love Is for the Birds"A. Laura JamesPamela Eells O'ConnellApril 8, 2016 (2016-04-08)1201.40[19]

Ravi meets another camper named Sasha and needs Emma and Jorge's help to talk to her. They start dating, but Ravi quickly discovers he and Sasha have nothing in common. Despite this, he takes part in adventures, enduring many injuries in doing so. Their being completely opposite eventually results in their break-up. Meanwhile, Zuri and Tiffany find a Tawny eagle egg while bird-watching and try to tend to it, only for Lou to catch them. Instead of taking the egg to a wildlife officer as Lou directs them, Zuri and Tiffany take the egg back to its nest. Realizing how high they have climbed the tree the nest is in, they're afraid to go back down and are more so when the mother shows up. Lou catches them again, but the three witness a miracle as the egg hatches in the presence of its mother.

Special guest star: Kelly Washington as Sasha

Absent: Kevin Quinn as Xander
1919"Bride and Doom"Robbie CountrymanDesiree Bowie & Amanda SteinhoffApril 29, 2016 (2016-04-29)1211.48[20]

A long time ago, Jedediah Swearengen's daughter Olga was in love with a man named Roland and her father disapproved of their romance. When Olga tried to run away to be with Roland, she was caught in a storm and perished. It is said in the Camp Kikiwaka ghost stories that when it comes to a stormy night, the Ghost of Olga Swearengen would haunt the camp. When there is a sighting of the Ghost of Olga Swearengen, Emma, Zuri, Ravi, Lou, Xander, Jorge, Tiffany, and Hazel must survive the night.

Guest star: Tessa Netting as Hazel
2020"Live from Camp Kikiwaka"Rich CorrellValerie Ahern & Eric SchaarMay 13, 2016 (2016-05-13)1151.29[21]

Gladys announces that Camp Kikiwaka will not reopen next summer because of the low amount of camper applications. The children decide to make a live webcast to promote the camp to try to save it from closing. Lou believes that the webcast should focus on Camp Kikiwaka traditions; she feels left out when Xander and Emma decide that it will focus instead on the sports played at the camp. Lou makes several failed suggestions for Xander and Emma to reconsider focusing on camp traditions instead. Meanwhile, Zuri plans to do stand-up comedy for the webcast, while Tiffany plans to play her violin, although they both disagree with each other's idea. Ravi directs the webcast, while Lou declines to participate in it. The webcast does not go as planned due to Gladys auctioning various items, which disrupts the children's attempt to promote the camp. Later, the video camera is inadvertently left on and records Lou reconciling with Emma and Xander. Tiffany admits to Zuri that she likes her stand-up comedy, and Zuri admits that playing the violin could help bring in new camp applicants. However, they both discover that they have missed the webcast. Gladys announces that Camp Kikiwaka will reopen next summer as it now has 300 new applicants, who enjoyed the friendship expressed by Emma, Lou and Xander during the unintended portion of the webcast.

Guest star: Mary Scheer as Gladys

Absent: Nathan Arenas as Jorge
2121"Xander Says Goodbye"Bob KoherrAdam LapidusMay 20, 2016 (2016-05-20)1181.25[22]

When Xander starts receiving phone calls at camp, Emma is concerned that he may be cheating on her. It turns out Xander needs to leave camp early to begin football practice at his high school, and his father, Gerald, is picking him up to take him home. Lou and Ravi do some training with Xander before he reveals to them and Emma that football does not make him happy and that he is doing this only to please his father. Emma, Lou and Ravi devise a plan so Xander can stand up to his father, which fails. Emma then makes Gerald see that Xander does not like football, which leads Gerald and Xander to talk more about it and allows Xander to stay at camp. Meanwhile, Tiffany and Zuri are accusing each other of taking their stuff—Tiffany's violin and Zuri's tablet—but it is Gladys who confiscated them as they are not camp items. While the girls attempt to recover their stuff in Gladys' cabin, they see something really disturbing regarding Morgan and Christina, and Zuri coerces Gladys into giving back the confiscated items.

Guest stars: Mary Scheer as Gladys, Larry Poindexter as Gerald

Absent: Nathan Arenas as Jorge

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