The BEST Episodes of Brave New World (2020)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 26, 2021

Network: Peacock

In a utopia whose perfection hinges upon control of monogamy and privacy, members of the collective begin to question the rules, putting their regimented society on a collision course with forbidden love and revolution.

Firefall

#1 - Firefall

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Lenina tests the limits of her emotional self-regulation. Bernard seizes an opportunity. John observes New London conditioning.

star 7.63
625 votes
Directors: Aoife McArdle
Writers: Nina Braddock
Monogamy & Futility (2)

#2 - Monogamy & Futility (2)

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

John takes integration to the next level as monogamy poses new problems. Bernard realizes his potential. Lenina questions assumptions.

star 7.63
572 votes
Directors: Andrij Parekh
Writers: Jean Pesce, Vivian Huang
In the Dirt

#3 - In the Dirt

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Lenina has an unexpected collision. John becomes the center of attention as he embraces his surroundings.

star 7.60
605 votes
Directors: Aoife McArdle
Writers: Elaina Perpelitt
Everybody Happy Now!

#4 - Everybody Happy Now!

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Danger awaits Bernard and Lenina in the Savage Lands, where the world is flipped on its head. John grapples with staying true to himself as paths entwine.

star 7.58
717 votes
Directors: Craig Zisk
Writers: Molly Nussbaum
Want and Consequence

#5 - Want and Consequence

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Bernard Marx is preoccupied with recent events in New London as he and Lenina Crowne take a trip together. John struggles with a dilemma.

star 7.53
759 votes
Directors: Owen Harris
Writers: David Wiener
Swallow

#6 - Swallow

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Bernard introduces John to New London. Lenina struggles with reintegration after their visit to the Savage Lands.

star 7.51
671 votes
Directors: Craig Zisk
Writers: Allison Miller (IX)
Monogamy & Futility (1)

#7 - Monogamy & Futility (1)

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Lenina juggles separate lives as fantasy and reality converge. Mustafa Mond makes a terrifying discovery.

star 7.49
586 votes
Directors: Andrij Parekh
Writers: Coleman Herbert
Soma Red

#8 - Soma Red

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Bernard copes with an unexpected tragedy. Lenina draws ire at the Hatchery. John’s exile pushes New London to the brink.

star 7.45
563 votes
Directors: Ellen Kuras
Writers: Grant Morrison
Pilot

#9 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 15, 2020

Welcome to New London, a utopia governed by three rules—no privacy, no family and no monogamy—where everyone belongs to everyone else.

star 7.11
897 votes
Directors: Owen Harris
Writers: Brian Taylor, David Wiener, Grant Morrison