Hacks (2021)

The BEST episodes of Hacks (2021)

Every episode of Hacks (2021) ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Hacks (2021)!

The series explores the dark mentorship that forms between Deborah Vance, a legendary Las Vegas comedian, and the entitled, outcast 25-year-old who is hired to write for her.

Last Updated: 12/3/2022Network:HBO Max
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The One, The Only
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8.40
311 votes

#1 - The One, The Only

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/2/2022

Deborah prepares to take the stage for her taping as Ava deals with a new opportunity.

Directors: Trent O'Donnell
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
I Think She Will
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8.10
434 votes

#2 - I Think She Will

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/10/2021

As her final performance at the Palmetto approaches, Deborah must decide whether to put it all on the line.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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The Click
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7.96
294 votes

#3 - The Click

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/26/2022

A girls’ night out finds Ava attempting to connect with her mother – and Deborah embracing some unexpected company.

Directors: Paul W. Downs
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1.69 Million
star
7.92
436 votes

#4 - 1.69 Million

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/3/2021

With a little encouragement from Ava, Deborah’s unpolished set sparks a career-defining moment.

Directors: Paul W. Downs
Writer: Pat Regan
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Quid Pro Quo
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7.81
318 votes

#5 - Quid Pro Quo

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 5/12/2022

Deborah embraces tour life; Ava grapples with the value of honesty; Jimmy learns the harsh realities of Hollywood dealmaking.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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New Eyes
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7.81
446 votes

#6 - New Eyes

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/27/2021

While Deborah recovers from surgery, she and Ava have a unique bonding experience when Deborah dispels a major misperception about her past.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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Trust the Process
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7.79
314 votes

#7 - Trust the Process

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/19/2022

Deborah continues to workshop her material on the road, as Ava adapts to a new lifestyle. Marcus is overwhelmed by life without Wilson.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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Retired
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7.76
294 votes

#8 - Retired

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/26/2022

An impromptu detour finds Deborah reckoning with long-held guilt while reconnecting with a former comedian friend.

Directors: Paul W. Downs
Writer: Andrew Law
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
The Captain's Wife
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7.75
303 votes

#9 - The Captain's Wife

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/19/2022

While Deb struggles to connect with her audience on a cruise, Ava finds herself an unexpected hit.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
Writer: Pat Regan
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
There Will Be Blood
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7.72
327 votes

#10 - There Will Be Blood

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 5/12/2022

Deborah eagerly anticipates trying out her new material on the road, while Ava dreads the fallout of an explosive email.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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Falling
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7.66
452 votes

#11 - Falling

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/27/2021

Deborah blackmails Marty. Ava has a wild night to remember in Vegas that puts everything in perspective.

Directors: Paul W. Downs
Writer: Andrew Law
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On the Market
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7.61
294 votes

#12 - On the Market

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/2/2022

Deborah and her team head to LA to pitch her new set as a comedy special.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Interview
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7.57
432 votes

#13 - Interview

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/10/2021

Ava pursues an opportunity while Deborah nervously anticipates her final show.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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D’Jewelry
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7.55
463 votes

#14 - D’Jewelry

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/20/2021

At DJ’s jewelry expo, Ava comes to better understand Deborah and DJ’s complicated mother-daughter relationship. Deborah receives an unexpected piece of ammunition against Marty.

Directors: Desiree Akhavan
Writer: Joanna Calo
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A Gig’s A Gig
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7.51
479 votes

#15 - A Gig’s A Gig

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/20/2021

Ava gains insight into Deborah’s past.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
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Tunnel of Love
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7.51
429 votes

#16 - Tunnel of Love

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/3/2021

DJ’s birthday party becomes a surprise dual function. Meanwhile, Deborah and Marty reconnect.

Directors: Desiree Akhavan
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Primm
star
7.50
512 votes

#17 - Primm

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 5/13/2021

Deborah tests Ava’s limits.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
There Is No Line
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7.49
569 votes

#18 - There Is No Line

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 5/13/2021

An entitled young writer and a waning comedy legend put aside their differences to save their careers.

Directors: Lucia Aniello
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes

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