The BEST Episodes of Mulaney
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Nov 22, 2020
Set in New York, and based on the life and stand-up comedy of John Mulaney, this multi-camera laffer follows an aspiring comedian coming of age under the influence of his boss, his roommates and his neighbors.
#1 - In the Name of the Mother, and the Son and the Holy Andre
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 9, 2014
When John's very religious parents visit, he must lie about how often he goes to church; Jane goes on the pill to impress a guy.
#2 - Sweet Jane
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 2, 2014
John wonders why Jane doesn't like any of his girlfriends. Lou fixates on his death.
#3 - Patriot Acts
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 23, 2014
When Jane starts dating a marine, John and Motif, feeling guilty for their lack of service, try to sign up for a USO Comedy Tour. Meanwhile, Lou recounts how war - and improv - are hell.
#4 - Motif and the City
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 30, 2014
When Motif learns John and Jane are not adding him to the apartment lease, he leans on his three girlfriends for support. Lou's audience plant demands a contract.
#5 - It's a Wonderful Home Alone
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 21, 2014
John's resentment of actor Macaulay Culkin dampens his Christmas spirit. Meanwhile, Lou is worried when his rival, network host Jesse Tyler Munoz (guest star Kroll), announces a competing holiday special, and Andre is mistaken for a puppet.
#6 - Power Moves
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 25, 2015
John takes Lou's advice about how to gain the upper hand with his roommates. Meanwhile, Motif shows Jane how to get her new cat to like her.
#7 - Halloween
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 19, 2014
When John uses his late neighbor Lapidus' jokes for Lou's monologue, he finds himself willing to rob the man's grave to get more of his material and prove his worth at work.
#8 - Life is a Series of Different Apartments
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 15, 2015
When their building is infested with bed bugs, Mulaney and the gang secretly crash at a Lou's vacant pad and unknowingly eat some special Oscar "treats," leading to more problems when Lou unexpectedly returns from vacation early.
#9 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 5, 2014
John gets a job writing comedy for demanding and infantile game show host Lou Cannon, which turns out to be less glamourous than expected. Meanwhile John's roommate, Jane, attempts to prove to an ex that she isn't "psycho"; and his other roommate, Motif, struggles to write a joke with a killer punchline.
#10 - The Doula
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 12, 2014
When John starts dating a doula, he faces his fear of childbirth; John talks to Lou about his provocative behavior.
#11 - Worlds Collide
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 11, 2015
John quickly regrets mixing his home and work lives when Jane becomes Lou's new personal trainer. Meanwhile, Motif turns to Oscar for advice on his stand-up routine.
#12 - Ruby
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 8, 2015
John puts his theories about teenagers to the test when he tries to impart his wisdom to his new girlfriend's 13-year-old daughter. Meanwhile, Jane and Motif become Lou's lunch companions.
#13 - French Roast
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 18, 2015
John faces the dilemma of being mean about Lou when he is invited to participate in a celebrity roast. Meanwhile, Oscar teaches Jane how to be more ladylike.