The BEST Episodes of Netflix Presents: The Characters

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 3, 2020

Network: Netflix

Netflix Presents: The Characters features eight up-and-coming comedians who get the opportunity to create their own 30-minute episodes and do whatever they want. No rules. No limits.

Dr. Brown

#1 - Dr. Brown

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Filmed in a single shot, Dr. Brown inhabits three wildly different characters who convince strangers to come over for a birthday shindig.

star 8.28
46 votes
Natasha Rothwell

#2 - Natasha Rothwell

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Natasha Rothwell brings a diverse jury waiting room to life, plays a well-read homeless man, and portrays a doctor teaching a lesson about race.

star 6.84
19 votes
Lauren Lapkus

#3 - Lauren Lapkus

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Lauren Lapkus lampoons reality dating shows, becomes a not-quite-foul-mouthed teenage boy, and transforms into a stripper with an odd music choice.

star 6.28
89 votes
Tim Robinson

#4 - Tim Robinson

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Tim Robinson breaks out characters like a frenzied Rat Pack wannabe, a disturbed limo employee, a gun shopper with bathroom issues and more.

star 6.22
18 votes
Kate Berlant

#5 - Kate Berlant

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Kate Berlant immerses herself in the world of a pretentious, eccentric artist who struggles to justify her work on a corporate branding campaign.

star 5.45
20 votes
Henry Zebrowski

#6 - Henry Zebrowski

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

After being mistaken for Jim Gaffigan and having a run-in with a food cart owner, Henry Zebrowski is forced to observe his terrible past lives.

star 5.32
53 votes
Paul W. Downs

#7 - Paul W. Downs

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

Paul Downs goes all in as a monster truck meathead, a European VJ, a blind cop on a Segway and a man on a distressing date with his girlfriend.

star 5.25
16 votes
John Early

#8 - John Early

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 11, 2016

John Early embodies the overly dramatic half of an engaged couple, a dim bro on a bad first date, and a wistful Southern comedian mom.

star 5.09
32 votes