The Boss Baby: Back in Business

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The Boss Baby: Back in Business
Based on
Developed byBrandon Sawyer
Voices of
Theme music composer
  • Ben Bromfield
  • Ryan Elder
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes38
Executive producer(s)Brandon Sawyer
Running time24 minutes
Production company(s)DreamWorks Animation Television
DistributorNBCUniversal Television Distribution
Original networkNetflix
Original releaseApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06) –
Preceded byThe Boss Baby
External links

The Boss Baby: Back in Business is an American computer-animated web television series produced by DreamWorks Animation that is a follow-up of the 2017 film The Boss Baby, loosely based on the book of the same name by Marla Frazee. The series premiered on Netflix on April 6, 2018. JP Karliak voices the title character, replacing Alec Baldwin; only Eric Bell Jr. reprised his role from the film, returning as The Triplets,[1] while Pierce Gagnon replaces Miles Bakshi as Tim Templeton. The second season premiered on October 12, 2018.[2] The third season premiered on Netflix on March 16, 2020.[3]

An interactive special, The Boss Baby: Get That Baby!, was released on September 1, 2020.[4]


Taking place after the film; In the first season, Boss Baby and his older brother Tim navigate around the world of Baby Corp while dealing with a new cute threat that involves battling cats. In the second season, Boss Baby battles against old people. In season three, Boss Baby is fired and tries to get his job back.



SeasonEpisodesOriginally released
113April 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
213October 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
311March 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
SpecialSeptember 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)

Season 1 (2018)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboarded byOriginal release date
11"Scooter Buskie"Matt EngstromBrandon SawyerScott Cooper, Steve Cooper & Christo StambolievApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
A neighborhood baby named Scooter Buskie has been constantly crying and throwing tantrums, and the baby love goes down. So in order to fix this problem, Boss Baby tries to put Scooter Buskie back in training at Baby Corp. However, that doesn't work, so Tim - Boss Baby's brother - tries to reunite Scooter with his family again. It works; everyone goes "aww."
22"Cat's in the Cradle"Pete JacobsBrandon SawyerMandy Clotworthy, Steve Cooper & Ben McLaughlinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted "Boss Baby" Templeton Jr. and his field team investigate kitty chatter translated to Bootsy Calico, and his parents find a stray kitten. Ted and the kitten compete for the parents' love and Tim helps Ted win by pitching the idea of making it seem that the kitten scratched and mauled Ted. Ted learns that the kitten is from an insane vet named Bootsy Calico who knows about Baby Corp and wants to take it down.
33"Family Fun Night"Matt Engstrom & Allan JacobsenJD RyznarZeus Cervas, Scott Cooper, Glenn Harmon, Brian Hatfield, Trevor Tamboline & Kenji OnoApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted's family plan for a Family Fun Night where they decide to visit a kitten-themed restaurant. Tim is excited but a grumpy Ted grows suspicious of the restaurant's out-of-ordinary feline practices. They discover that Bootsie Calico runs the restaurant and he is trying to win their neighborhood's love by gifting kittens in takeout boxes. Ted and his field team foil Bootsie's plan by using sea shells to make the kittens aggressive.
44"Formula for Menace: A Dekker Moonboots Mystery"Allan JacobsenSam CheringtonScott Cooper, Kenji Ono, Greg Leysens & Paul ScarlataApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted repeatedly naps unexpectedly during work at Baby Corp. and soon discovers that all the babies working there are showing signs of growing up. Ted and his field team discover that the baby formula meant to keep babies as babies forever was tainted with vanilla milkshake. They suspect Mega Fat CEO Baby but later discover that an abandoned baby had tainted the formula in an attempt to win her place in Baby Corp. despite her imaginative ideas. Ted learns that it is important to allow creative out-of-box thinking in the corporate workplace.
55"Monster Machine"Pete JacobsAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumMandy Clothworthy & Ben McLaughlinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted is worried that the annual Little Dumpling Pageant will cause a dip in baby love levels after the last year's winner Jarreau McIntosh had his fame go to his head, making him a spoiled baby. Ted enlists Jimbo to enter the competition and win it. However, Jimbo is a fan of Jarreau and becomes his bodyguard. Ted pushes Staci to enter the competition instead and she eliminates the opponents one by one. Meanwhile, Tim tries to get the crown from Jarreau but is stopped by Jimbo. He learns that his own victory years ago was a lie told by his parents to make him feel like winner. Jarreau gives up the crown to go back to being a drummer instead. Staci wins but she turns around and crowns the crying runner-up baby. The other babies join them on stage and pass the crown around; this restores the dipping baby love levels. The parents and the host Marsha terminate the show seeing a contest based on cute looks is vain. Ted commends Staci on the change of her heart, but Staci dismisses him saying that she was merely getting the vain contest cancelled; she prefers contests that are based on talent.
66"The Constipation Situation"Christo StambolievSam CheringtonIan Abando, Wolf-Rüdiger Bloss, Paul Cohen, Fred Gonzales, Howard Perry & Rossen VarbanovApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted is constipated and forced by his boss to take a sick day, which he hates. As Tim and their parents try to cure him, his team has to face one of Calico's nefarious plans. Ted isn't one to stay idle, but if he is caught working on his sick day, Mega Fat CEO Baby will fire him.
77"The Boss Babysitter"Allan JacobsenAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumClayton Christman, Brian Hatfield & Arielle RosensteinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Ted and Tim's parents have tickets for a concert and leave them with a well-regarded teenage babysitter. They decide to get rid of her, but then Tim gets a crush on her and Ted has to follow through his plan with the help of his team.
88"Into the Belly of the Den of the House of the Nest of Cats"Pete JacobsAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumJerome Co & Ben McLaughlinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
99"Spirit Day"Christo StambolievSam CheringtonWolf-Rüdiger Bloss & Fred GonzalesApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
1010"Par Avion"Christo StambolievBrandon SawyerPaul Cunningham, Fred Gonzales, Brian Hatfield & Jon MagramApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
Tim and Ted's parents win an all-expenses paid trip to Paris. Once on board, Ted and Time discover that the airplane is full of babies, Stacy and Jimbo included, and that Marsha Krinkle and her cameraman are also on board. The travel was a trap by Mega Fat CEO Baby to create a crisis on-air so he could fire Ted. When Ted gets knocked out by the travel-sickness medication on his milk, is up to Tim and Stacy to prevent the plan's success and save Ted's job.
1111"Cat Cop!"Pete JacobsJD RyznarMandy Clotworthy & Ben McLaughlinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
While Ted and Tim were on Paris, Calico managed to get one of his cats appointed as a police officer. The cat is inducing her human partner to fine families with kids so they'd sell their houses to Calico and leave the city. Ted makes a deal with Mega Fat CEO Baby to get the golden surveillance equipment and he and his team must find proof of Calico's schemes or Ted will lose his job.
1212"Hang in There, Baby"Allan JacobsenJD RyznarPaul Cunningham & Arielle RosensteinApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)
When Mega Fat CEO Baby threatens to fire Ted thanks to a secret of his he'd found, Tim, Ted and his team plan a nocturnal raid on BabyCorp to steal the evidence. But it turns out all of it was a trap by Mega Fat CEO Baby to fire them. He calls Tim and Ted parents and when they're unable to return home in time, their scared parents put all kinds of security and vigilance on their rooms. Meanwhile, Calico uses Jimbo's lost pacifier to break into BabyCorp.
1313"Six Well-Placed Kittens"Christo StambolievBrandon SawyerWolf-Rüdiger Bloss & Fred GonzalesApril 6, 2018 (2018-04-06)

Season 2 (2018)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboarded byOriginal release date
141"As the Diaper Changes"Pete JacobsSam CheringtonJerome Co & Ben McLaughlinOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
152"Super Cool Big Kids, Inc."Allan JacobsenAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumPaul Cunningham, Brian Hatfield, & Rob PorterOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
163"P.U.!"Christo StambolievJD RyznarFred Gonzales & Wolf-Rüdiger BlossOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
174"Hush, Little Baby"Pete JacobsBrandon SawyerJerome Co & Ben McLaughlinOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
185"Night of the Frodarg"Allan JacobsenSam CheringtonPaul Cunningham & Brian HatfieldOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
196"Fugitive's Day Out"Christo StambolievBrandon SawyerWolf-Rüdiger Bloss & Fred GonzalesOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
207"El Apasionado Negocio de la Niñera"Pete JacobsAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumJerome Co & Ben McLaughlinOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
218"Plushythingy"Allan JacobsenMegan AtkinsonPaul Cunningham & Brian HatfieldOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
229"Number One Problem"Pete JacobsJD RyznarBen McLaughlin & Steve TrenbirthOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
2310"Picture Perfect"Christo StambolievSam CheringtonFred Gonzales & Wolf-Rüdiger BlossOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
2411"Play It Again, Tim"Allan JacobsenAlexandra Decas & Melanie KirschbaumPaul Cunningham & Brian HatfieldOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
2512"Research & Development"Pete JacobsSam CheringtonBen McLaughlin & Steve TrenbirthOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)
2613"Wrinkles & Stinkles"Christo StambolievJD RyznarWolf-Rüdiger Bloss & Fred GonzalesOctober 12, 2018 (2018-10-12)

Season 3 (2020)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboarded byOriginal release date
271"Bossa Nova"Dan ForgioneBrandon SawyerMatt Engstrom, Dan Forgione & Christo StambolievMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
282"The Museum Job"Matt WhitlockTanner TananbaumFred Gonzales, Whitney Martin & Matt WhitlockMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
293"Ga Ba Goo Ba Ga (The Babblist)"Pete JacobsJD RyznarFederico Ferrari, Darwin Tan & Pete YongMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
304"The Coo Chi Coup"Dan ForgioneSarah Katin & Nakia Trower ShumanPaul Cunningham, Jason Dorf & Dylan HoldenMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
315"Lights, Camera, Org Chart!"Pete JacobsTanner TananbaumFederico Ferrari, Darwin Tan & Gener OcampoMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
326"The Big Break"Matt WhitlockBrandon SawyerLynell Forestall, Fred Gonzales & Whitney MartinMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
337"Escape from Krinkle's"Dan ForgioneJD RyznarPaul Cunningham, Jason Dorf & Dylan HoldenMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
348"Puppy Party"Pete JacobsTanner TananbaumFederico Ferrari, Darwin Tan & Gener OcampoMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
359"Mega Fat"Matt WhitlockJD RyznarLynell Forestall, Fred Gonzales & Whitney MartinMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
3610"Halloween"Matt WhitlockSarah Katin & Nakia Trower ShumanLynell Forestall, Fred Gonzales & Whitney MartinMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)
3711"Who's a Good Baby?"Dan ForgioneBrandon SawyerPaul Cunningham, Jason Dorf & Dylan HoldenMarch 16, 2020 (2020-03-16)

Special (2020)[edit]

No.TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboarded byOriginal release date
38"The Boss Baby: Get That Baby!"Dan Forgione, Pete Jacobs & Matt WhitlockSarah Katin, Nakia Trower Shuman, JD Ryznar, Brandon Sawyer & Tanner TananbaumPaul Cunningham, Jason Dorf, Federico Ferrari, Lynell Forestall, Fred Gonzales, Dylan Holden, Whitney Martin, Gener Ocampo & Darwin TanSeptember 1, 2020 (2020-09-01)


The series premiered its first season on Netflix in the US on April 6, 2018. The second season was released October 12, 2018.[5][6] The third season was released on March 16, 2020.[3] An interactive special titled as "The Boss Baby: Get That Baby!" was released on September 1, 2020.[4]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee Result Ref.
2019 Kidscreen Awards Best New Series The Boss Baby: Back in Business Nominated [7]
Best Animated Series The Boss Baby: Back in Business Nominated
Kids' Choice Awards Favorite Cartoon The Boss Baby: Back in Business Nominated [8]


  1. ^ Lawrence, Derek (March 2, 2018). "Watch the trailer for the Netflix animated series The Boss Baby: Back in Business".
  2. ^ AWN Staff Editor (October 2, 2018). "WATCH: 'The Boss Baby: Back in Business' Season 2 Trailers".
  3. ^ a b Jensen, Erin (February 19, 2020). "Netflix: Everything coming (and disappearing) in March 2020 (including 'Ozark')". USA Today. Retrieved February 21, 2020.
  4. ^ a b Milligan, Mercedes (August 17, 2020). "Toddle Up the Corporate Ladder in 'Boss Baby: Get That Baby!' Interactive Netflix Special". Animation Magazine. Retrieved August 19, 2020.
  5. ^ "New Trailer for the Netflix Series The Boss Baby: Back in Business". Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  6. ^ Julia Alexander. "'The Boss Baby, just nominated for a Golden Globe, gets a Netflix series". Polygon. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  7. ^ "2019 Kidscreen Award Winners Announced". Animation World Network. December 14, 2018. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  8. ^ Kimberly Nordyke (23 March 2019). "Kids' Choice Awards: Full List of Winners List". The Hollywood Reporter.

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