The Best Episodes of Nathan for You
Last Updated: May 19, 2019
Writer, director and comedian Nathan Fielder (CBC's "This Hour Has 22 Minutes'') also has a business degree, and he combines that knowledge with his unusual life experiences to help struggling small businesses boost their sales. However, Fielder's marketing campaigns for each business can best be described as unorthodox, to the point where no traditional sales consultant would ever attempt what he does.
#5 - Gas Station / Caricature Artist
Season 1 - Episode 4
Nathan helps an independent gas station by devising the world's greatest rebate. He also attempts to make a fledgling caricature artist famous.
#6 - Souvenir Shop / ELAIFF
Season 2 - Episode 2
Nathan sets up a fake film shoot in an effort to boost sales at a Hollywood souvenir shop, but his plan gets complicated when he discovers that he may have committed fraud.
#8 - The Richards Tip
Season 4 - Episode 1
Nathan stages an elaborate stunt to make it seem like comedian Michael Richards left a $10,000 tip at a deli.
#9 - The Claw of Shame
Season 1 - Episode 7
In this special episode, Nathan performs a daring escape in which he risks a fate that is truly worse than death, and failed business ideas from the season are showcased.
#13 - Private Investigator / Taxi Company
Season 1 - Episode 8
Nathan puts a private investigator to the test by allowing himself to be spied on for a day, a taxi company is brought a solution for shy customers, and Nathan is forced to include product placement in his show.
#14 - Horseback Riding / Man Zone
Season 3 - Episode 2
Nathan comes up with a way for a ranch to accommodate overweight riders; a women's boutique attempts to appease male customers; Nathan may have committed a hate crime.
#16 - Andy vs. Uber
Season 4 - Episode 3
Nathan reteams with an old client to enlist several disgruntled taxi drivers for a plot to sabotage Uber's business from the inside.
#17 - Santa / Petting Zoo
Season 1 - Episode 2
Nathan helps a department-store Santa who's harboring a dark secret and develops a marketing plan for a petting zoo. Also, a teen is nabbed doing graffiti.
#18 - Hotel / Travel Agent
Season 3 - Episode 6
A hotel markets itself to parents who are sexually active; a travel agent concentrates on older clients. Also, Nathan shares his solution for tardiness.
#21 - Haunted House / The Hunk
Season 1 - Episode 5
Nathan helps a haunted house by making it scarier. Later, he attempts to overcome his awkwardness around women by dating several of them at once.
#22 - Yogurt Shop / Pizzeria
Season 1 - Episode 1
Comedian Nathan Fielder gives marketing advice to small businesses in this series, which begins with a campaign for a frozen yoghurt shop to offer an unconventional flavour; and a plan for speedier pizza delivery.