"We're the Howards" is the eleventh episode of Season 2 of ABC's A Million Little Things. It was written by Lauren Bachelis & Christopher Luccy, and directed by Stacey K. Black. It is the twenty-eighth episode of the series overall, and premiered on January 30, 2020.


As Rome and Regina continue to move forward with the adoption process, they are thrown into helping Delilah with a troubled Sophie. Meanwhile, Gary confronts Eric about his past, and Eddie pursues a new career in music.[2]



  • This is the first episode of the series to not mention Jon in any capacity.
  • Per DJ Nash, it was decided to tell the story of Rome being wrongly arrested by the police after one of Nash's friends had been wrongly treated by the police.[3]
  • A new original song was specifically created for this episode. It is named "Need You Now", and performed by Anna Akana.
    • In the episode, the song was introduced at the end of the episode as one of the songs made by Dakota, Akana's character.



Gallery of photographic stills used to promote the episode.


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