The BEST Episodes of Lady Dynamite
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 1, 2020
Series is based on what Maria has accepted to be "her life." The occasionally surreal episodes, refracted across multiple periods of the actor/comedian's life, tell the story of a woman who loses - and then finds - herself.
#1 - A Vaginismus Miracle
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria has her first audition in months, which leads to fireworks in the Fox lot. Later: she tries to hook up with someone as her yearly deadline approaches.
#2 - Mein Ramp
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria learns she is trending on YouTube, but for the wrong reasons. Later: a flashback shows her making a difficult choice.
#3 - Knife Feelings
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria invites Scott to her stand-up show, unaware of his own dark secrets.
#4 - Enter Super Grisham
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria throws herself into work while Scott tries to understand what went wrong. Also: a flashback shows a Checklist gig pushing Maria over the edge.
#5 - Jack and Diane
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria gets the attention of a handsome stranger at a party, but her people-pleasing skills subsequently soon prove problematic.
#6 - Fridge Over Troubled Daughter
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
A surprise visit from Maria's mother gets off to a rocky start when she insists on psychoanalyzing Scott.
#7 - No Friend Left Behind
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria goes to extremes to fix a former friendship.
#8 - I Love You
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria tries to keep up with a sporty new love interest, but it soon takes a surprising turn.
#9 - Wet Raccoon
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
After moving in together, Maria and Scott become obsessed with each other's annoying habits. Judd Apatow offers some sage relationship advice.
#10 - Loaf Coach
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria hires a "loaf coach" to help her break a habit of "overcommitting," but her timing causes problems.
#11 - White Trash
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria fears she is an unwitting racist and seeks help from a support group and fights for change on the set of a sitcom pilot.
#12 - Josue
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria brings in a young adviser to help her overcome a fear of children in the lead up to a charity event.
#13 - Little Manila
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
When the plans for Maria's second wedding hit a snag, her new friends in the Filipino community step in to throw her an unforgettable party.
#14 - Bisexual Because of Meth
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria gets an offer to star in a ramen ad and begins a new relationship with a recovering addict.
#15 - Hypnopup
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
In a panic over an unpaid bill, Maria drags Scott to a Debtors Anonymous meeting. But their money problems are just beginning.
#16 - Apache Justice
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
Twisted up in knots over an argument with her mom, Maria seeks refuge on the set of a Western TV drama. Future Bruce scores a big new client.
#17 - Goof Around Gang
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
Scott's foray into stand-up yields unexpected results. Meanwhile, Maria realizes she's been neglecting her friends.
#18 - Kids Have to Dance
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
Maria discovers she's being sued over a sadistic reality show in the Philippines and turns to David Spade for help.
#19 - Souplutions
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 10, 2017
While tending to her sick beau, Maria tries to show off her nurturing side. But Scott's best friend, Jessica, seems to do everything better.
#20 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired May 20, 2016
Maria returns to L.A. after six months and tries to meet her neighbors and patch things up with Mark McGrath.