The Best Episodes Directed by Claire Scanlon
#2 - R-U-N-- RUNAWAY
Speechless Season 1 - Episode 20
When Maya learns JJ attempted to run away, she is determined to help him complete the task as any able-bodied person could. Meanwhile, Jimmy struggles to have hard talks with the kids without Maya, and Dylan tries to get Kenneth to revive his glory days as a high school sports star.
#3 - Halloween IV
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 4 - Episode 5
It’s Halloween in the Nine-Nine, which can only mean one thing: heist time. This year, the squad members pull out all the stops in their quest to win the new defending title of “Ultimate Detective Slash Genius.” Lines are drawn and plans are made, but there can only be one reigning champion.
#4 - Kimmy Meets a Drunk Lady!
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 2 - Episode 9
A drunk Uber passenger convinces Kimmy to stop repressing her emotions. Meanwhile, a broken R. Kelly cassette tape pushes Titus over the edge.
#8 - Follow Through
Selfie Season 1 - Episode 9
Eliza’s effort to “follow through” on a work idea impacts her relationship with Freddy. Henry rejects an admirer, leading to unexpected consequences.
#10 - The Wedding - Part Two
Trophy Wife Season 1 - Episode 17
Wedding planning continues as Kate will not be fazed by all the stress and chaos around her, which is only amplified by the arrival of her mother and Pete's parents. However, things come to a screeching halt when the family gets some bad news.
#11 - The Wednesday Incident
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 2 - Episode 16
When Jake notices that Holt has been acting moody, he teams up with Holt's husband to figure out what happened. Meanwhile, at the precinct, Charles tries to get a confession out of a geriatric suspect who pretends to be senile and adorable whenever Amy and Rosa are around.
#12 - T-H-A-- THANKSGIVING
Speechless Season 1 - Episode 7
The DiMeos are forced to celebrate Thanksgiving with Jimmy's brother and family.
#13 - House Mouses
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 3 - Episode 16
When Jake insults Hitchcock and Scully's work ethic in the precinct, they force their way into one of his cases in attempt to prove themselves. Meanwhile, Amy and Gina help Rosa conquer one of her biggest fears, and Holt and Boyle work a celebrity case.
#17 - Kimmy and the Beest!
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 4 - Episode 5
Titus directs a school musical but misses being in the spotlight. Jacqueline and Lillian try to scalp tickets to parents. Kimmy confronts a blogger.
#18 - The Funeral
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 3 - Episode 2
The Nine-Nine gets another personnel change that could put Jake and Amy’s budding relationship at risk. Meanwhile, Terry assists Holt with an important public relations matter, and Rosa and Gina try to convince Charles to rethink his affection for a fellow officer.
#20 - Mo' Chinese Mo' Problems
Fresh Off the Boat Season 5 - Episode 5
Jessica and Lewis are thrilled beyond belief when they discover that a Chinese family – Elaine, Julius and son, Horace – have moved into the neighborhood. Jessica immediately bonds with Elaine, who helps her solve an issue with the HOA, and Louis decides to introduce Julius to Marvin and hang out together. Meanwhile, when Evan goes door-to-door collecting information for the census bureau, Eddie and Emery come up with a plan to impersonate being census takers in order to find out when the owners of a pool are out of the house so they can sneak over and use it.
#22 - I'm Just Not That Into Me
Suburgatory Season 3 - Episode 7
Tessa becomes enamored with the male version of herself she meets at a college party; a matchmaker inspires Dallas to transform her look.
#23 - Family Takes Care of Beverly
The Goldbergs (2013) Season 2 - Episode 5
When Pops accidentally starts a fire in his apartment during a Halloween party, he’s evicted and Beverly invites him to move into the Goldbergs’ home. Pops’ wild lifestyle is soon too much for the family to handle and they decide to look into other options. Meanwhile, Barry stops Erica from eating Pop Rocks candy with soda, since according to urban legend, the combination would kill her. Since he “saves” her, Barry wants something in return from Erica.
#24 - Perverts are People, Too
GLOW Season 2 - Episode 5
A request from the network puts the producers on edge, the wrestlers capitalize on their growing fan base, and Ruth receives a surprising invitation.
#26 - Boy II Man
Fresh Off the Boat Season 2 - Episode 2
Nicole convinces Eddie to ditch piccolo and become her tutor, then ends up ditching him when she meets a new boy. Crushed, Eddie stops eating and listens to Boyz II Men's "End of the Road" on repeat. Jessica is confused by his behavior and seeks parenting advice from Honey.
#27 - Debbie
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 7 - Episode 5
When cocaine and weapons are stolen from the evidence lock-up, the squad must investigate the Nine-Nine itself.
#29 - Playdates
Modern Family Season 7 - Episode 10
Haley, Alex and Luke scramble to fulfill their promise of a special day for Mitchell; Gloria arranges a playdate with a couple at Joe’s school and Cam helps Lily with a new crush.
#30 - Babe Secret Phone Germs
Life in Pieces Season 1 - Episode 5
Tim and Heather unintentionally make things incredibly awkward for Tyler when he brings his gorgeous new girlfriend, Clementine, to meet the family. Also, Matt and Colleen are caught canoodling at the office by their obnoxious co-worker, Will, Jen and Greg vow not to become germaphobes, and John buys Sophia a cell phone behind her parents' backs.
#31 - The Birds and the Biederman
Suburgatory Season 3 - Episode 4
Tess and Dahlia negotiate George's and Dallas' territories in Chatswin; Tessa notices Lisa spending time with Ryan's girlfriend; Fred thinks Sheila is distancing herself.
#32 - Kimmy Pulls off a Heist!
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 3 - Episode 10
Kimmy and Titus get in over their heads when they steal a gas station bathroom key. Jacqueline plots to infiltrate the NFL owners’ meeting.
#33 - Blind Spot
Fresh Off the Boat Season 1 - Episode 10
Jessica's college boyfriend, Oscar Chow, comes to visit. She's a bit miffed that Louis isn't a little more jealous....but she's got a blind spot and is completely oblivious to the fact that Oscar is gay. Meanwhile, Eddie goes to great lengths to get out of the school science fair.
#34 - Charity Case
black-ish Season 4 - Episode 8
Dre is chosen to lead Stevens & Lido’s new charity campaign which helps people give back to their community. When Bow advises Dre that there is more to giving back than cutting checks, he decides to donate some of his clothes to a man in need. Meanwhile, Junior fails his driving test, so Ruby offers to chaperone a trip with him and the twins on an informative outing.
#36 - Mindy's Birthday
The Mindy Project Season 1 - Episode 17
Mindy's friends and co-workers unintentionally throw her the worst birthday party ever. And, after storming out, Mindy stumbles upon a new group of friends with whom to celebrate. But when she ends up in a fight with her new pals, she receives help from someone in her recent past. Meanwhile, Danny and Jeremy compete for the affection of Mindy's friend.
#37 - This Is Us
Fresh Off the Boat Season 3 - Episode 22
Eddie looks forward to starting high school with his friends; Jessica considers moving the family to a new neighborhood; Louis gets the opportunity to expand Cattleman's Ranch with his new silent partner, Michael Bolton.
#39 - Gerald's Two Dads
Grandfathered Season 1 - Episode 8
Jimmy plans his annual Malibu Thanksgiving day with one of the hottest stomach models on Instagram, but his plans get derailed when he swings by Sara's house for an obligatory holiday visit and feels threatened by the return of her ex-boyfriend, Bruce.
#40 - Wilds of Valley Glen
black-ish Season 5 - Episode 9
Dre must take Jack and Diane on a mandatory camping trip for school and hatches a plan for them to escape to a fancy hotel for some pampering. Meanwhile, Bow gets an award at work, but feels undermined after a colleague is surprised to learn that she went to USC for med school.
#41 - Stoodis
Rutherford Falls Season 1 - Episode 9
Nathan and Reagan both struggle to navigate rapid changes in their communities, livelihoods and friendship.
#42 - D'Angelos
Rutherford Falls Season 1 - Episode 10
Nathan tries to process his family history; Reagan struggles to hire a staff member for her new cultural center.
#43 - Kimmy Learns About the Weather!
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 3 - Episode 7
Titus goes after big pharma when a drug company steals his likeness. Lillian convinces Kimmy that the weatherman can't be trusted.
#44 - Chuck Pierce Is Blind
Great News Season 1 - Episode 3
Chuck is having cataract surgery and, for the first time ever, must miss a day of work. Carol, eager to shirk her overwhelming intern duties, offers to take care of him. Meanwhile, Katie is excited for a peaceful day but with Chuck gone, Greg is reluctant to be the bad guy. As a result, "The Breakdown" descends into chaos as Greg is forced to say yes to Portia, Justin and everyone else's "great ideas for the show."
#45 - Perestroika
Selfie Season 1 - Episode 11
In the aftermath of Henry not reciprocating Eliza's romantic feelings, a cold war develops between the two-until Eliza's financial crisis and her need for Henry's advice brings hope of detente.
#46 - The Case of the Case of Wine (2)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 5
Abigail and Heidi are hot on the heels of their suspect. Until another victim is found, leaving Heidi framed for murder.
#47 - The Wrath of Kuntar
GLOW Season 1 - Episode 3
Sam's flashy young producer drops in and whisks the girls off to Malibu to party. But artistic differences soon threaten to spoil the fun.
#48 - Here Comes Treble
The Office (US) Season 9 - Episode 5
It's Halloween in the office and Andy invites his college a cappella group to perform, which leads to a confrontation with his frenemy Broccoli Rob. Meanwhile, Dwight finds evidence that a madman is loose in the office and tries to track him down, and the first meeting of Jim's new job causes a fight with Pam.
#53 - Unbelievable
Ghosted Season 1 - Episode 14
Leroy and Max spot a possible UFO. However, as they are looking at it, Leroy drops a big bomb on Max that steals the show. Meanwhile, Captain Lafrey digs deeper into the mystery suspect who has been targeting The Bureau Underground, and newcomer Merv is forced to confront some office drama.
#54 - The Case of the Case of Wine (1)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 4
Abigail and Heidi attend an event at the local winery. But the sipping soon turns sour when the owner is found flat out dead.
#55 - The Case of the Case of Wine (3)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 6
Abigail interrogates the partygoers. Her investigation uncovers the murderer to be an envious best friend. Can she write her way out of this caper?
#56 - Killer Voices (3)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 9
After uncovering a long history of family jealousy, Abigail suspects the murderer might be a member of the family band.
#58 - The Duel
Making History (2017) Season 1 - Episode 8
Just as they're heading back to colonial times, John Hancock and Sam Adams meet the woman of their dreams and decide that there's no better way to determine who gets to court her than a classic duel. In the meantime, in hopes of garnering good publicity for Chadwick's, Dan sets up a meeting with a local reporter, who winds up asking some challenging questions about Deborah's identity.
#59 - A Murderer's Beef (3)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 3
Could the killer feud involve family? Abigail and Heidi move the investigation to the butcher’s wife and son in the hopes of catching the culprit.
#60 - A Murderer's Beef (1)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 1
Abigail’s niece Heidi is visiting New Woodstream for the summer. The town seems quaint...until a local butcher’s dead body is discovered.
#61 - The Final Chapter for Mrs. Mapleworth (1)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 10
A car nearly runs over Abigail at night. As she looks into who the driver could be, she discovers nearly everyone in the town could want her dead.
#62 - Killer Voices (2)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 8
The BcBillans work through their bereavement at their brother’s funeral. But after their song and dance, the service turns deadly.
#64 - The Final Chapter for Mrs. Mapleworth (3)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 12
Jerry gives Abigail a bodyguard after she’s attacked in the sauna. Turns out, he might be the one clue she needs to catch her killer.
#65 - Killer Voices (1)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 7
Abigail surprises Heidi by taking her to see The Brothers BcBillan Plus Sisters in concert. But the band’s sibling rivalry soon turns deadly.
#66 - The Final Chapter for Mrs. Mapleworth (2)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 11
Abigail and Heidi insert themselves into the police interrogations, only to learn their three suspects may not be as guilty as suspected.
#67 - A Murderer's Beef (2)
Mapleworth Murders Season 1 - Episode 2
Abigail and Heidi start narrowing down suspects in the butcher’s murder. But the more they learn, the more danger they face.