The BEST Episodes of Maron
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: May 27, 2020
Marc Maron has been a comedian for 25 years. He’s had his problems. He was an angry, drunk, self involved, twice divorced compulsive mess for most of his adult life, but with the popularity of a podcast he does in his garage and a life of sobriety, his life and career are turning around. MARON explores a fictionalized version of Marc’s life, his relationships, and his career, including his incredibly popular WTF podcast, which features conversations Marc conducts with celebrities and fellow comedians. Neurosis intact, Maron is uniquely fascinating, absolutely compelling and brutally funny. Produced by Fox Television Studios and Denis Leary and Jim Serpico’s Apostle, MARON is directed by Oscar® winning director Luke Matheny (God of Love) and executive produced by Marc Maron, Denis Leary, Jim Serpico, Olivia Wingate, and Duncan Birmingham, who also serves as the series’ writer.
#1 - Mexican Angel
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 28, 2013
Marc's former fling moves in temporarily with Marc after being evicted. She invades Marc’s boundaries and tensions go through the roof. He questions her hoarding tendencies and believes she lied about being kicked out of her previous apartment. Luckily, an unexpected visitor intervenes as their fighting hits a crescendo.
#2 - Marc's Roommate
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired May 4, 2016
Marc checks into rehab and is forced to room with an annoying young addict.
#3 - Jen Moves To L.A.
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 21, 2013
Marc freaks out after learning his “Sexfest” fling plans to move too close for comfort. After Marc rejects her, she sets her sights on the next best thing and comes between Marc and his assistant Kyle.
#4 - Sponsor
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 7, 2013
At an AA meeting, Marc becomes a sponsor to Manny, an ex-con just out of prison. Marc finds himself in over his head while he accompanies Manny to his old haunts.
#5 - Radio Cowboy
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 10, 2014
During an appearance on a typically terrible morning radio show, Marc declares the medium dead, and the future belongs to podcasting. However, when he meets a largely ignored radio genius, he has a new respect for some DJs.
#6 - Marc's New Friend
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired May 15, 2014
Marc is annoyed that none of his old pals can hang anymore on a regular basis. Although after bonding with Ray Romano, Marc pursues a friendship, ignoring Kyle's warnings that Romano is on a different level.
#7 - Sex Fest
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 14, 2013
Marc receives an explicit photo from a female fan, who suggests a weekend of no-strings-attached sex at an out-of-town comedy festival. Marc obliges and goes through the full six stages of a relationship within a matter of two days.
#8 - Dead Possum
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 10, 2013
Marc discovers the source of the awful smell stinking up his house. His podcast guest, Denis Leary, calls Marc’s masculinity into question, causing him to over prepare for removing the dead animal from under his house. Marc’s mom sets up a meeting between him and a family friend who becomes Marc’s eager new assistant.
#9 - Projections
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 28, 2013
Marc meets up with an old college friend who has become a mainstream sell-out filmmaker. He offers Marc a dubious part in his upcoming movie. As Marc considers the part strictly for the health benefits, he pictures how his life might look had he made different choices.
#10 - Yoga Teacher
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 3, 2014
Marc hits it off with Rachael Harris by comparing their bad relationship scars. When Marc pursues her, she wants him to prove he's over his anger issues by joining her yoga class.
#11 - The Field Trip
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired May 11, 2016
Marc and his fellow rehab patients go on a field trip to his old neighborhood.
#12 - Desert Road Trip
Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 31, 2014
As Marc's career reaches new heights, he is visited by an old acquaintance, desperate for a helping hand. After the comic passes away, Marc is forced to confront the reality that his success could disappear in an instant.
#13 - A Real Woman
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 31, 2013
Tired of dating younger women, Marc decides to date an age-appropriate woman he meets at a coffee shop. She's smart and sexy, but things go south when she puts Marc in the hot seat by having him interviewed on her son’s podcast.
#14 - Dominatrix
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired May 24, 2013
Marc finds out from his podcast guest and friend, Illeana Douglas, that his ex-‐wife is having a baby. Illeana sets Marc up on a blind date with a nice girl, but he falls for a raunchy dominatrix instead.
#15 - White Truck
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 17, 2014
Trying to lead a simpler life, Marc immerses himself in his vinyl-collecting hobby but a chance encounter with a woman he meets in the record store parking lot snowballs into just the kind of chaos he's been trying to avoid.
#16 - Marc's Dad
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 17, 2013
Marc’s estranged dad, Larry shows up in an RV at Marc’s house with yet another foolproof scheme to get rich quick. Marc and Larry air their grievances towards each other and a power struggle ensues. Additional guest stars: Andy Kindler, Pete Holmes and Jeff Garlin.
#17 - Step 1
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired May 4, 2016
In denial about his current situation, Marc is reluctantly convinced by his friends to enter rehab.
#18 - Therapy
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired May 22, 2014
Marc and Jen enter couples therapy with married therapists but instead of helping, it exacerbates their issues. After Marc feels wronged by the therapists, he ends up putting a dent in their "perfect" relationship.
#19 - Shrink & Kink
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 22, 2016
When Marc begins working with a therapist, he runs into his ex-wife which drudges up old issues.
#20 - Boomer Lives
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 5, 2014
Marc is dealing with the finality of his relationship with Jen but is sidetracked by his missing cat, Boomer. He goes door to door through his neighborhood, looking for his cat, while at the same time learning how his neighbors deal with loss.
#21 - The Bookstore
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 13, 2016
Marc looks for work in the new town and attempts to get close to his baby.
#22 - Marc's Family
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 19, 2014
When Marc's brother shows up on his doorstep after leaving his life, both mom and dad show up to "help." Things are immediately dysfunctional but when podcast guest David Cross gets everyone stoned (except Marc), they hash out their issues.
#23 - Amends
Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 29, 2016
Marc begins to make his amends and in the process learns that he is a father.
#24 - Stroke of Luck
Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired May 14, 2015
Marc's girlfriend insists he get to know her kid, while Elliott Gould insists Marc take on his agent.
#25 - Marc On Talking Dead
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired May 8, 2014
Marc is riding high, his career is taking off and his relationship with Jen seems to be going well. However, Marc turns out to be his own worst enemy as he sabotages a TV guest spot and ruins his relationship at the same time.