The Best Episodes Directed by Michael Patrick Jann
#3 - The Silencing Properties of Snow
Atypical Season 1 - Episode 8
After a disastrous dinner with Paige's family, Sam makes amends at the school dance. Casey's fury at her mom affects her relationship with Evan.
#6 - Josh and I Go to Los Angeles!
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 1 - Episode 13
Rebecca and Josh head to Los Angeles to present their case, which also forces them to confront their long buried feelings. Greg grapples with his feelings for Rebecca, while Darryl and White Josh continue to explore their newfound feelings for one another.
#7 - Thought We Was Friends
Wayne Season 1 - Episode 9
When things with both Del and his mom go south, Wayne turns this attention back to his dad’s Trans Am. But he has to contend with Calvin and Reggie to get it. Meanwhile, Del learns a secret about Wayne that changes everything for her.
#8 - Not Fake
The Good Doctor Season 1 - Episode 6
Dr. Shaun Murphy and Dr. Claire Browne devise an experimental procedure that can save the leg and life of a young groom, that is if his bride-to-be and parents can learn to work together. Meanwhile, Jared struggles to emotionally connect with his patient whose scars may prove too deep to overcome.
#9 - Sacrifice
The Good Doctor Season 1 - Episode 10
Members of the hospital’s surgical team are initially impressed with a charming young doctor, but his true character puts one of them in an awkward position at work. Meanwhile, Dr. Glassman feels Dr. Shaun Murphy needs a little more support with his personal life and suggests he meet with a therapist. However, Shaun is determined to show him that he can do it on his own.
#11 - Stories
The Good Doctor Season 2 - Episode 8
Dr. Shaun Murphy, Dr. Audrey Lim and Dr. Claire Brown's E.R. patient is forced to reveal a secret to her husband after their treatment caused a complication. Meanwhile, Dr. Neil Melendez, Dr. Morgan Reznick, and Dr. Alex Park struggle with a patient whose parents don't believe in vaccinations.
#12 - Musta Burned Like Hell
Wayne Season 1 - Episode 8
After their first kiss, Wayne and Del arrive in Florida, where they have a chance encounter with the elusive Trans Am. But when Wayne reconnects with his mom Maureen, Del starts to realize Wayne’s real reason for coming to Florida might not be the car after all.
#13 - Watkin
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Season 1 - Episode 4
Dirk and Todd find themselves in a complicated and dangerous situation left behind by Patrick Spring. As the police begin putting together the pieces of their imponderable case, an FBI agent's unlikely return complicates matters for Amanda and Farah.
#14 - The D-Train to Bone Town
Atypical Season 1 - Episode 6
Paige proposes having an autism-friendly school dance to the PTA. Sam makes preparations for losing his virginity. Doug and Julia help each other.
#15 - Rogue Wall Enthusiasts
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Season 1 - Episode 3
Digging into Patrick Spring's past, Farah and Dirk discover the first really big clue into his murder. Todd goes to the police only to learn he has no safe harbor left and Amanda must deal with a looming presence in her life.
#16 - Old Friends
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World Season 1 - Episode 14
Kevin enlists the help of Kristin to repair his friendship with Tyler; Kevin and Kristin meet a mysterious duo who are hiding out in the middle of nowhere; Kevin tries to help Marc, a young man who has left home in search of adventure.
#17 - That's My Sweatshirt
Atypical Season 1 - Episode 5
Sam becomes rattled after Paige invades his bedroom. Casey visits Clayton Prep and gets a taste of what life away from her brother would be like.
#18 - No-Ho-Ho
Happy Endings Season 3 - Episode 7
The gang discovers that Jane has been lying about her birthday, and that she was actually born on Christmas but never liked her natal day being trumped by the holiday. With that in mind, they throw her a celebration that is Christmas-free and all about Jane.
#19 - Josh Is the Man of My Dreams, Right?
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Season 2 - Episode 11
When the Santa Ana winds blow into town, they cause everyone in West Covina to act a little strangely and question their relationships and priorities. Rebecca and Nathaniel get to know each other better while Paula and Darryl confront an ongoing dilemma in their friendship.
#21 - B is for Big Glory
A to Z Season 1 - Episode 2
On the heels of Andrew and Zelda’s great night together, neither is quite sure where they stand. With Stu’s encouragement, Andrew goes on a date with a co-worker, during and after which Andrew and Zelda both try to play it cool. Meanwhile, Big Bird revokes her “no office hook-ups” policy and encourages all Wallflower workers to test the company’s new dating app.
#22 - A is for Acquaintances
A to Z Season 1 - Episode 1
This is the A-to-Z story of Andrew and Zelda — a pair that almost wasn’t — and all that happened from the day they met. When a computer glitch sends her a total mismatch, she’s asked to come in for an interview at the internet dating site where Andrew works, and this is where it all begins. Andrew and Zelda meet for the first time and despite their differences, sparks fly. She thinks it’s chance. He thinks it’s fate and is convinced she’s the shimmering girl in the silver dress he saw several years earlier.
#23 - Julia Says
Atypical Season 1 - Episode 3
Sam decides to update his look. Casey learns a family secret. Feeling like her family no longer needs her, Elsa seeks attention elsewhere.
#25 - Call Me When You Get There
The Goldbergs (2013) Season 1 - Episode 7
Barry neglects to follow his mother's most important rule about using the car after getting his driver's license.
#26 - I Love College
Wedding Band Season 1 - Episode 2
When Mother of the Bride plays a wedding at ComiCon, Tommy’s performance draws the attention of sci-fi babe Alexa Jordan of the hit television series Nebutopia. When his confidence impresses two unpopular fan boys, they proposition Mother of the Bride to play a high-school party in hopes that the band will make them cool enough to lose their virginity before heading off to college.
#29 - The Actor
Flight of the Conchords Season 1 - Episode 11
Bret and Jemaine enlist a semi-professional actor to cheer Murray up after a disappointing gig. Asked to place a good-hearted rejection call, the actor gets carried away, offering Murray and the Conchords a recording deal that's too good to be true.
#35 - Magazine Profile
Superstore Season 1 - Episode 2
A reporter is supposed to be writing a piece on the store, but is more interested by Jonah. Meanwhile Garrett tries to avoid being photographed and Cheyenne asks her boyfriend to write a corporate jingle to pay for their upcoming baby's expenses.
#37 - The Benefit of the Mute Button
Friends With Benefits Season 1 - Episode 2
Ben and Sarah choose to bring their physical relationship to a halt when Sarah begins dating a co-worker who she thinks might be boyfriend material. Elsewhere, Aaron takes his relationship with Riley more seriously than she does and shows up to meet her for what he believes to be a dinner date, but quickly realizes things aren't what they seem.
#39 - Body Talk
Suburgatory Season 2 - Episode 12
When Dallas learns part of her property is in East Chatswin, the country club kicks her out and Dalia must switch schools; Tessa becomes a producer on the Chatswin High TV show.
#40 - D is for Debbie
A to Z Season 1 - Episode 4
When Zelda's aunt suddenly dies, she struggles with the decision to invite Andrew to the funeral. Andrew tries to support Zelda through her grieving process and has convinced himself that she wants him there, but is afraid to ask. Meanwhile, Stu and Stephie vie for the attention of a musician at the funeral and Big Bird looks to trim the fat at Wallflower in her own special way.
#42 - Ghost Studz
Ghosted Season 1 - Episode 7
When a pair of smug actors, Chaz and Jared, from the ghost-hunting show "Ghost Studz," accidentally stumble upon real paranormal activity, Max and Leroy must go undercover on set at an abandoned mental hospital to save them. Leroy resents the "perks" the actors get with their fame, realizing he and Max will never enjoy the same benefits working in a top-secret bureau. Meanwhile, Barry demands some perks of his own.
#44 - How to Fix Up Your Ex
How to Live with Your Parents Season 1 - Episode 6
With Polly now happily dating, Natalie wants her dad to also have someone, and guilts Polly into helping Julian find a girl. Meanwhile, Elaine and Max, who have always been unapologetic about who they are, realize they have to make some changes for the sake of Natalie.