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How Stella Got Her Groove On is the fourth episode in Season 1 of Life Sentence. The episode aired March 28, 2018 to 0.40 million viewers.[1]

Synopsis Edit

NO MORE LIES – When Stella decides to apply for a manager position, she learns another secret about her past, forcing her to figure out what she really wants to do with her life. Knowing that they need money, Wes starts secretly working on a project which upsets Stella. With the house sold, Peter and Aiden find themselves in an interesting living situation. Meanwhile, Aiden is ready to take on the responsibility of being a father, but learns some shocking news that changes things.

Plot SummaryEdit

Stella finds out that she never graduated from high school. Aiden finds out Marlene is rich and moves in with her, and subsequently get engaged, until they find out Marlene's baby isn't his. Stella catches Wes on video chat to a woman called Linda and mistakenly thinks he is giving her a strip tease. Diego takes Wes to kickball to work out his stress. Stella tries to get promoted to manager at the coffee shop, and her dad gets her a high school diploma from their principal.


Main CastEdit

Guest CastEdit

  • Bre Blair as Lauren
  • Alyshia Ochse as Marlene
  • Claudia Rocafort as Poppy
  • Shannon Chan-Kent as Finley
  • Jessica McLeod as Heidi Lynn Brennan
  • Emma Cam as Linda
  • Dominique Lucky Martell as Fiona Rojas Abbott
  • Sebastian Vargas as Frank Rojas Abbott


  • Roger Kumble has previously worked with Lucy Hale on Pretty Little Liars.
  • The title is a spoof on the 1998 romantic comedy film How Stella Got Her Groove Back.
  • Even though this is the fourth episode to air, this is the third episode in production.




Behind the ScenesEdit