The Good Mothers Season 1 is a British-Italian TV series based on the book by Alex Perry, an award-winning journalist. The adaptation was made for the small screen by BAFTA nominee Stephen Butchard, known for his work on The Last Kingdom. The show is a shocking true-life drama that follows the story of three women born into the deadliest Italian Mafia clan, the ‘Ndrangheta.’ The series focuses on the journey of these women as they try to take down the criminal empire from within.

Release Date

The series is set to release on April 5th, 2023, with all six episodes available to watch at launch. The series is expected to be released internationally on Disney+ and Hulu in the United States. In the UK, the series is scheduled to drop at 8 am (GMT), while in the US, it will be available at 12 am (PT) and 3 am (ET).


The cast of The Good Mothers includes some notable names from the entertainment industry, including Gaia Girace, Valentina Bellè, and Barbara Chichiarelli. The complete list of cast members is as follows:

  • Gaia Girace as Denise Cosco
  • Valentina Bellè as Giuseppina Pesce
  • Barbara Chichiarelli as Anna Colace
  • Francesco Colella as Carlo Cosco
  • Simona Distefano as Concetta Cacciola
  • Andrea Dodero as Carmine
  • Micaela Ramazzotti as Lea Garofalo


Here’s the official trailer for The Good Mothers Season 1: