The BEST Episodes of After Life

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 28, 2020

Network: Netflix

After Life follows Tony, who had a perfect life. But after his wife Lisa suddenly dies, Tony changes. After contemplating taking his own life, he decides instead to live long enough to punish the world by saying and doing whatever he likes from now on. He thinks it’s like a Super Power — not caring about himself or anyone else — but it turns out to be tricky when everyone is trying to save the nice guy they used to know.

Episode 6

#1 - Episode 6

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

Grieving over another loss, Tony asks his friends and co-workers for space, not sympathy. He also wrestles with what it means to move on.

star 8.25
571 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 6

#2 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Making an earnest attempt to be happy -- or at least not miserable -- Tony gives some long overdue recognition to those who have stood by him.

star 8.17
876 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 5

#3 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Brian (finally) convinces Tony and company to visit his apartment for a story. Meanwhile, Matt receives a distressing call from his son's school.

star 8.00
882 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 5

#4 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

The curtains go up on the community theatre revue and things go about as well as can be expected. Tony receives devastating news.

star 7.89
540 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 4

#5 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Tony pushes back on Matt's idea to go on a blind date. Also, Tony makes an introduction and issues an uncharacteristic apology.

star 7.82
887 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 4

#6 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

Tony interviews a local woman addicted to corrective surgery. Later, he holds back the snark in hopes of cheering up Kath.

star 7.75
554 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 2

#7 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Thinking he has nothing to lose, Tony contemplates trying heroin. He babysits his nephew and starts to bond -- just a bit -- with Sandy.

star 7.68
962 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 3

#8 - Episode 3

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

A turn of events at the paper hits Sandy hard. Roxy and Pat share a meal. Tony tries to support Matt's desire to get back out there.

star 7.67
564 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 2

#9 - Episode 2

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

Lenny's girlfriend's son takes a position at the Gazette. Sandy contemplates writing a gossip column. Matt gets iffy advice from his therapist.

star 7.65
591 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 3

#10 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Tony hires a sex worker -- but it's not what you think. A trip to the comedy club turns awkward. The nurse gives Tony a piece of her mind.

star 7.64
916 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 1

#11 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 24, 2020

Determined to be kind but still struggling to be happy, Tony attends a Zen meditation course with Matt, whose own marriage is on the rocks.

star 7.61
640 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais
Episode 1

#12 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 8, 2019

Tony's cantankerous funk -- which he calls superpower -- is taking a toll on his co-workers. Meanwhile, a new writer starts at The Tambury gazette.

star 7.44
1,099 votes
Directors: Ricky Gervais
Writers: Ricky Gervais