The Best Episodes Directed by Melanie Mayron
#1 - Closure
Ed Season 2 - Episode 5
Carol asks Ed to help her friend Sonja, whose husband Andy wants a divorce after discovering that Sonja had advertised herself in a mail-order-bride catalog before they met. Sonja is about to be deported to her native Brazil, since they live in a no-contest divorce state and Andy can get a divorce immediately. As Ed gets more involved in the case, he re-evaluates his own failed marriage and invites Liz to visit him so that they can mend fences. Mike continues to be beleaguered by Dr. Jerome, who refuses to relinquish his practice until Mike reads all the volumes of medical knowledge Dr. Jerome has amassed in his career. He also has a friend pose as a patient who needs an emergency appendectomy but refuses to listen to Mike and walks out of his office. When Dr. Jerome takes Mike along to see a terminally ill patient, Mike realizes that Dr. Jerome isn't such a bad guy after all. Molly and Jim continue to wend their way through the trials and tribulations of dating. After Jim cancels a da
#3 - What To Expect When You're Expecting Chemo
Chasing Life Season 1 - Episode 9
With only a few days left before April has to check herself into the hospital for aggressive chemotherapy, April is determined to live as normal a life as ever. But as she has to deal with Leo drama, Beth falling apart, and trying to live under the hovering eye of Sarah, April quickly learns that nothing will ever be "normal" for her. Meanwhile, Brenna tries to juggle time with Kieran and Greer.
#5 - Unplanned Parenthood
Chasing Life Season 1 - Episode 7
April sees a fertility doctor to learn about her options prior to starting chemotherapy and looks to her cancer support group for advice on how to tell Dominic about her leukemia. She gets Leo's blessing to write a piece that paints Bruce Hendrie in an unflattering light and wins some hard-earned recognition at work. Meanwhile, George makes an effort to help Sara cope with her emotions and the pressure of caring for April, and Dominic gets a surprising offer which could change everything.
#6 - And Always Searching for Beauty
Switched at Birth Season 4 - Episode 20
Bay is thrilled by the opportunity to showcase her newest work in her first art show. Daphne interviews for an internship abroad that would bring her closer to Quinn, causing friction with Mingo. Kathryn’s frustrations with John come to a head when he storms out of a deal negotiation. Meanwhile, John and Kathryn confront Regina over Eric’s secret.
#7 - And Life Begins Right Away
Switched at Birth Season 3 - Episode 21
Everyone is looking forward to commencement until shocking news about Carlton threatens to overshadow their special day. Daphne fears her future is in jeopardy when her past catches up with her. John and Kathryn are not happy when they learn about Bay’s non-traditional post-graduation plans. Meanwhile, Mary Beth is pleased when Travis’s wish comes true.
#9 - Chapter Sixty-Four
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 20
Jane struggles to find the right words for Rogelio and Xo’s ceremony, when she learns about a mysterious letter that Michael wrote before their wedding. Rogelio and Xo are excited for their big day, but Rogelio gets some shocking news that could put things on hold. Once again Rafael is upset with Luisa and asks her to leave, but Luisa has a plan of her own. Petra is skeptical about Jane’s feelings for Rafael which leads her to make a rash decision.
#10 - Trackdown
Nash Bridges Season 2 - Episode 5
A world renowned hit-man has been hired to kill the chief witness in a far reaching drug prosecution. Nash Bridges must stop him. Only problem is, the hit-man turns out to be one of Nash's closest boyhood friends gone bad. Meanwhile, Evan works a stakeout with Bryn and gets sidetracked when he falls in love with a woman living upstairs from their surveillance target.
#11 - Eye of the Beholder
Pretty Little Liars Season 2 - Episode 23
Aria, Emily, Hanna and Spencer are on the quest for answers of what Alison knew before she died and they might have just gotten a big lead when someone from Alison's past appears. Duncan might hold the key to all of the girls' answers, but can they trust him to let down their guard? And just when they feel like Duncan may be the only lead, Jason drops off a bag of Alison's personal items that could be more than just a bag of junk. Meanwhile, Toby's return to Rosewood brings a surprise reunion that ends dangerously.
#12 - Free Fall
Pretty Little Liars Season 4 - Episode 20
Spencer is determined that it is finally time to tell Aria about what she has found out about Ezra, but Emily and Hanna are worried about what it could do to their friend. A wrench is thrown into the plan when Ezra tells Aria about his concern and suspicion of Spencer's recent addiction problem. Now with Spencer's credibility being questioned, can the girls trust what Spencer has been telling them about Ezra -- could this all be a figment of Spencer's tired brain or really just a clever ploy by Ezra to cover his tracks?
#14 - Crazy Lady
Dynasty (2017) Season 2 - Episode 9
As the Carringtons track down a dangerous enemy on Christmas Eve, Fallon and Blake clash on how to best handle the situation, stirring up unresolved grievances. Meanwhile, Cristal suspects Alexis may not be telling the whole truth to the authorities, and Kirby is cast out by Anders for having an immature reaction to the grave situation at hand.
#16 - Chapter Fifty-Four
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 10
Jane recreates her first date with Michael in an attempt to relieve their mounting stress. Rogelio throws a tantrum on the red carpet, and it goes viral. Rafael strives hard set a good example. Bruce’s daughter lands in trouble.
#17 - Downtime
Nash Bridges Season 3 - Episode 15
Nash is forced to take time off by Bettina.
#19 - Chapter Eighty-Five
Jane the Virgin Season 5 - Episode 4
After talking to everyone else about what is going on in her life, Jane turns to Petra, who she knows will give her a straight answer. In return, Petra leans on Jane for advice about JR. Xo is determined to be at grandparents’ day for Mateo but still has one more chemo treatment. Alba is getting mixed messages from Jorge about their relationship.
#20 - Chapter Forty-Eight
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 4
Jane and Michael’s housewarming party in their new home hits a snag when they discover they are being evicted for not paying their rent. Rogelio is still trying to break into American television, but needs some unusual help from Rafael. Xo makes a new career choice, but Alba and Jane aren’t convinced this is the one for her. “Petra” shocks Rafael with what she wants to do with her shares of the hotel.
#21 - Dressing for the Charade
Switched at Birth Season 2 - Episode 4
Looking to give Bay an opportunity to meet the mother of her soon-to-be-born half-sister, Toby invites Lana to dinner at the Kennish house. Meanwhile, Daphne tries to help Travis (guest star Ryan Lane) with his problems at home.
#22 - The Alert
Grace and Frankie Season 3 - Episode 8
Grace and Frankie launch their business, and Bud brings gifts they're reluctant to accept. Sol is upset that Bud wants to fire a longtime employee.
#24 - Chapter Thirty-Seven
Jane the Virgin Season 2 - Episode 15
Rafael and Petra are new parents but Petra is already back to work and appears to be not interested in motherhood. Xo has invited Alba’s old flame Pablo to visit. This does not sit well with Alba as she believes Pablo is cursed and will bring bad luck. Jane is growing concerned that she can’t get in touch with her father, Rogelio, who is being held captive by Lola.
#25 - Chapter Ninety-Three
Jane the Virgin Season 5 - Episode 12
After Rafael witnesses Mateo’s behavior at school, he wants to take a different approach to his treatment. Rogelio is paranoid that River is plotting her revenge against him. Jane convinces Petra to go on a single ladies’ night out after she learns that Rafael is dating.
#26 - Escapes and Reversals
The Fosters (2013) Season 1 - Episode 18
Jesus feels the pressure to make a difficult choice and his inability to focus poses a challenge during an important wrestling match. Callie suspects Brandon has gotten himself into a bad situation and struggles with the decision to protect him at the cost of another friend’s reputation. Stef and Lena reveal a caveat to Callie and Jude’s adoption and the siblings must decide whether they want to face their past or move on with their new lives. Mariana gets an unsettling glimpse into her friend Zac’s home life when his mom shows up.
#28 - Bring Down the Hoe
Pretty Little Liars Season 4 - Episode 11
After uncovering recent evidence that suggest "A" is hiding out closer than they realized, the Liars step up their investigation into their most recent suspect. Hanna continues to crumble due to her newfound infamy as the daughter of a murder suspect. To complicate matters, Hanna is being stalked by fellow student Travis until she learns he is hiding a secret that may change her life. Meanwhile, Toby continues to be manipulated by "A," dangling insight into his mother's death. And Ezra tries to reach out to Aria for help in dealing with his recent troubles, right when she becomes more determined to move on with Jake at a Western themed dance that turns into a two-step with "A."
#29 - Back From The Dead
Drop Dead Diva Season 2 - Episode 2
Jane has to help a man attempt to regain custody, while still dealing with amnesia. Kim and Parker assist an author by figuring out whether she can retain control of the fictional character or if Jonathan Martin (pseudonym the character was created in) has control of it. Kim finds out that Fred is her assistant and Grayson asks every one of the office to pause for a moment and remember Deb's birthday
#30 - Chapter Forty-Three
Jane the Virgin Season 2 - Episode 21
Jane has made big plans to celebrate Mateo’s first birthday, but things start to fall apart when she learns there might be an issue with her wedding venue. Rogelio faces a challenge on set that could jeopardize Jane’s big day. Jane is excited when Alba gives her a lead on a book publisher, but soon begins having doubts about her writing. Jane and Petra try to help Rafael figure out his troubles, but they have differing opinions on how to handle the situation. Michael is convinced that Derek is really in cahoots with Mutter and has a plan to prove it.
#31 - Leo's Big Score
Nash Bridges Season 2 - Episode 9
Nash is stuck with an eleven year old delinquent who's the link to busting a drug kingpin. Joe is reunited with his grown son J.J. and Nick wreaks havoc with Nash's attempt to find him a live-in nurse.
#32 - Moving Screens
Hit the Floor Season 1 - Episode 7
Ahsha’s star rises. Elsewhere, Kyle’s behavior irks Olivia; Raquel is thrown for a loop, courtesy of Jesse; disturbing news surfaces about Terrence; and Derek is confronted by German.
#33 - Chapter Twenty-Eight
Jane the Virgin Season 2 - Episode 6
Jane and Rafael begin estate planning for Mateo, but when Jane realizes that Mateo will inherit millions, she worries he will become spoiled. Jane is also finally starting graduate school, but her professor is not sympathetic to her situation. Rogelio’s famous show is ending, so he decides to create his own show, with Xo’s encouragement. Petra is shocked to learn what she is having and turns to Jane for advice and help in getting her mother out of prison. After Michael’s issues at work, he has decided to go rogue and is even more determined to catch Sin Rostro.
#34 - Chapter Fifteen
Jane the Virgin Season 1 - Episode 15
When Jane and Rafael receive news about their baby’s health, they revisit moving in together which prompts a surprise from Rafael. Alba gives Jane and Xo relationship advice that they both take to heart, but which leads them to unexpected friction with Rafael and Rogelio. Petra finds herself with an unexpected ally. Michael tells Jane that her favorite literary idol is staying at the Marbella and Jane is determined to get her own book into her hands.
#35 - Chapter Seventy-Two
Jane the Virgin Season 4 - Episode 8
After Jane and Rafael decide to send Mateo to a new school, they become guilt-ridden when they are forced to lie to get him in. After Xo convinces Rogelio to attend therapy they both are surprised by their emotions. Petra finds herself in big trouble with no one to turn to for help, not even Rafael.
#36 - Homecoming
Dawson's Creek Season 3 - Episode 2
Dawson is recruited by his dad and Principal Green to produce a film for the football pep rally, but the stars of the film end up being Dawson and his lady friend Eve, not the Capeside Minutemen. Meanwhile, Pacey has enlisted Joey for assistance in bringing Andie back to Capeside, but their long-awaited reunion doesn't go exactly as Pacey had intended; and Jack comes to an unexpected understanding with his father who has returned to Capeside to be with Jack and Andie.
#37 - Chapter Thirty-Five
Jane the Virgin Season 2 - Episode 13
Jane and Michael are back together – almost! Jane attempts to get Rafael and Michael to reconcile, but it doesn’t go well. While Rafael is sulking over losing Jane, he is ignoring Petra and her pregnancy needs. Xo and Rogelio have broken up over the baby issue, but they are still acting like a couple, something Jane sees as a problem. Rogelio hires a new assistant, Paolo, who appears too good to be true.
#38 - Crazy
Drop Dead Diva Season 1 - Episode 8
Deb is faced with attending Jane’s high school reunion and finds her work cut out for her when she has to prove a man’s sanity when she is hired by an eccentric business man. Kim and Grayson disagree over what to do when a jilted bride-to-be wants to sue her maid of honor after she discovering her fiancé is sleeping with her.
#39 - The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living
Switched at Birth Season 2 - Episode 16
Daphne is torn between her obligation to her family and her desire to spend time with Jace. John must face the reality of his situation. Angelo offers to help Regina bring in business. Meanwhile, Bay is intimidated when she meets a cool, confident Army medic who served with Ty in Afghanistan.
#40 - At the First Clear Word
Switched at Birth Season 4 - Episode 5
After a night of drinking with her friend Tank, Bay wakes to find that she doesn’t remember all the details of the night. She tries to piece together the events of the evening, but as she speaks with different people about the situation, what really happened may not be so clear. Professor Marillo invites Daphne to a small gathering of students at her home. Meanwhile, Lily offers to help Toby while he figures out his finances.
#42 - Hostile Acts
The Fosters (2013) Season 1 - Episode 3
The Fosters cope with a crowded house but when Mike suggests that Brandon come live with him, Stef argues that it's not Brandon's decision, resulting in a heated argument with her son. Meanwhile, Lexi and Jesus resolve to end their budding relationship but find that their attraction to one another may be too hard to resist. Callie openly disapproves of Mariana letting Jesus take the fall for stealing his pills but when Timothy, Callie's teacher, gives her an assignment to write about guilt in a journal, it drudges up her own dark secrets and a mysterious name from her past.
#43 - Chapter Sixty-One
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 17
Jane is ready for some casual dating and is pleasantly surprised when her date actually helps her fix things with Lina. Petra follows a lead with the help of Chuck that could help her sister’s case. Rafael takes Jane’s advice and tries to come clean with Petra. Rogelio is angry with Xo when she blows him off, but is shocked when he learns the reason why. Alba is appalled by a comment a customer makes in the gift shop and decides to take a political stance.
#44 - Chapter Fifty
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 6
When Jane’s cousin unexpectedly shows up at her door, Jane questions her own less than spontaneous life. Xo finds the perfect location for her dance studio, but it happens to be near her ex-boyfriend, Bruce Rogelio realizes his feelings for Xo, but struggles with telling her. Petra is served with a lawsuit and she decides to ask Rafael for help. Michael is ready to get to work just as they get a break in the Mutter case.
#45 - Chapter Fifty-Eight
Jane the Virgin Season 3 - Episode 14
Jane feels guilty that she isn’t around for Mateo as much as she would like, so she decides to run for Room Mom against none other than perfect mom, Petra. With the help of Jane and Xo, Alba tries to impress her crush. Rafael tries to be there for both Jane and Petra. Rogelio tries to slyly get information from Mateo about Xo and Bruce’s relationship.
#46 - That Which We Destroy
90210 Season 1 - Episode 11
Brenda and Kelly's friendship takes a turn for the worse. Meanwhile, Sean moves in with the Wilson family, Naomi hangs with a new crowd, and Silver becomes jealous when a cheerleader pays a little too much attention to Dixon
#47 - Original G'A'ngsters
Pretty Little Liars Season 7 - Episode 7
Jason returns to town to stop Ali from getting too close to Mary. The girls learn something new about Mary and Mrs. DiLaurentis that leads them to a storm cellar full of clues. Ezra gets a call about someone in his past that could change his course. Noel Kahn grows more and more suspicious and rises to the top of the list of suspects for Uber A.
#48 - It Hurts to Wait With Love If Love Is Somewhere Else
Switched at Birth Season 3 - Episode 4
Bay is surprised by her feelings when she learns that Emmett has started dating again. Jorge asks Daphne to join him at a family function. Regina and Angelo have a heart-to-heart over their business ventures. Meanwhile, John surprises the family when he makes an unusual purchase.
#49 - Evasive Maneuvers
Army Wives Season 4 - Episode 6
Marisol Evans moves to Fort Marshall hiding a dangerous secret, When rumors of suspected domestic violence began to surface and the army wives hope to underscore the importance of getting some help in an abusive relationship . In order to keep her mind off of Chase, Pamela and Claudia Joy help organize a USO concert. While still in Afghanistan Joan does her best to keep morale very high over there while the rebuilding of schools some of continues.
#51 - Lights Out
Hit the Floor Season 1 - Episode 6
The power goes out at Devils Arena before a sold-out game. A frustrated Oscar threatens to move the team and reveals his future plan to Chase. Ahsha is upset with German after he gives her a pricey gift, then gets trapped with Derek in an elevator. Pete confides a shocking secret to Raquel. Kyle counsels German about Ahsha. Sloane shocks Pete again. Jelena has a troubling encounter with someone from her past.
#52 - Chapter Seventy
Jane the Virgin Season 4 - Episode 6
Jane’s book is finally being released but her plans to have a party at the local bookshop where she was inspired to be a writer hit a snag. Always wanting to help Jane, Rogelio devises a plan to save the day, but one of his archrivals threatens to ruin the day. Rafael finds a job, but it is not exactly what he was hoping for. Petra has come up with an interesting strategy to get the Marbella back, but Rafael wants nothing to do with it.
#53 - Chapter Seventy-Six
Jane the Virgin Season 4 - Episode 12
Jane’s fixation on a negative review has left her with writer’s block, so Rogelio suggests she take a class to help. With the encouragement of Jane, Rafael is ready to dig into his past. Rogelio is trying to make things less about him and more about Xo, but he grows suspicious when he learns she is keeping a secret from him. Petra tests the loyalty of her lawyer.
#54 - Just One Kiss
10 Things I Hate About You Season 1 - Episode 17
It's movie night at Padua High, and Bianca sets Cameron up on a date with Dawn so that they can double date with her and Joey. Meanwhile Kat is upset that Patrick told her she can date anyone she likes, so she decides to accept Blank's date night invitation. Patrick doesn't deal well with seeing Kat with the other guy, while Walter hits it off with the school counselor, and romance ensues.
#55 - The Party's Over
90210 Season 1 - Episode 22
Following their engagement, Navid and Adrianna celebrate their respective bachelor and bachelorette parties. While Adrianna feasts with friends and family at the Wilson home, Navid and the boys spend a wild night with college girls at a burlesque club. Meanwhile, sparks fly between Ryan and Jen, and Dixon continues to feel unappreciated by Silver.
#57 - Chapter Ninety-Seven
Jane the Virgin Season 5 - Episode 16
When Jane’s editor pitches her a dark twist for her book, Jane begins to wonder if the same thing might have actually happened to her. Rogelio helps River bond with her daughter, but River once again makes things difficult for him. To avoid thinking about her career change, Xo instead focuses on trying to smooth things over between Jane and Alba. Meanwhile, Alba stands up to someone from her past, which helps Jane realize she should do the same for herself.
#58 - Like a Snowball Down a Mountain
Switched at Birth Season 3 - Episode 13
Bay and Emmett work together to combat Matthew's blackmail threat and make an unexpected discovery. Daphne gets a big opportunity at the clinic but worries about how it affects her boyfriend Campbell. Meanwhile, Kathryn enjoys the perks of being the author of a highly-anticipated book, until someone from her past threatens its publication.
#60 - Connection
Stitchers Season 1 - Episode 3
When a murky stitch doesn’t give enough evidence against a newlywed husband accused of killing his wife, Kirsten attempts to prove her strong feelings about his guilt. This effect on Kirsten, brought about by residual emotion from the stitch, makes Cameron worry that she will end up like Marta. Meanwhile, Linus and Camille get to know each other better.
#61 - Reunited
Dawson's Creek Season 2 - Episode 20
Dawson and Joey are reunited for a while, so Dawson decides to take Joey out to dinner, also eating out tonight are Mitch and Nicole Kennedy. The restaurant, not realizing there are two Leery parties, only has one table available, forcing all four to sit together. Mrs. Kennedy, Dawson and Joey fight causing Nicole to leave. Also there are Jen, now living with Gale and Dawson, and Gale. Dawson, Joey and Jen attempt to reunite Gale and Mitch. Also reunited are Andie and her deceased brother. Pacey and Jack catch on and realize she thinks he is with her, but is just a figment of her imagination as is Abby, who Andie also thought she saw at the end of the last episode.
#62 - The Dusty Spur
GLOW Season 1 - Episode 4
With just five weeks left to crank out a show, Sam and Bash move all the ladies into a motel. Ruth struggles to nail down a memorable character.