Catherine Reitman mines her real life as the star and creator of ‘Workin’ Moms’

A scene from “Workin’ Moms.” Photo courtesy of Netflix

Canadian comedy “Workin’ Moms” is in its third season. The show, which gained attention in the U.S. after Netflix picked it up, follows four women and their lives after giving birth. It uses comedy to talk about the stresses of working motherhood, abortion, single parenting, and postpartum depression.

Catherine Reitman at KCRW. Photo by Amy Ta/KCRW

Catherine Reitman - creator, showrunner and star of the show “Workin’ Moms”

Madeleine Brand

Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Yael Even Or, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Caitlin Plummer, Rosalie Atkinson, Adriana Cargill