Grace and Frankie
Season 2, Episode 13
Air date 6 May 2016
Written by Marta Kauffman & Howard J. Morris
Directed by Rebecca Asher
Episode guide
The Party
The Art Show
Season 3

The Coup is the finale and 13th episode of Season 2 on Netflix series Grace and Frankie.


Frankie and Grace receive surprise gifts from Babe that open new horizons for each of them. Sol reveals a long-held secret at Bud's birthday party.


Jane Fonda as Grace Hanson
Lily Tomlin as Frankie Bergstein
Sam Waterston as Sol Bergstein
Martin Sheen as Robert Hanson
Brooklyn Decker as Mallory Hanson
Ethan Embry as Coyote Bergstein
June Diane Raphael as Brianna Hanson
Baron Vaughn as Nwabudike "Bud" Bergstein


Thank you for reminding me I'm an artist!
—Frankie to her portrait of Babe


  • Frankie gets an art show that starts in March 2016, with four weeks to get her work ready. This puts Babe's death at the end of January 2016
  • Bud is a leapling and wrote a story about it entitled "Last Leaper"
  • Coyote buys him a Leonardo Ninja Turtle cake with 'Happy 8th Birthday Bud' on it
  • Coyote has a lizard named Spencer
  • Mitch was in a frat