The BEST Episodes of Rob & Big

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 13, 2020

Network: MTV

In this reality buddy comedy, professional street skater Rob Dyrdek and his best friend and bodyguard, Christopher "Big Black" Boykin, share a house in the Hollywood Hills, bouncing from one ridiculous moment to the next.

Dating Game

#1 - Dating Game

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 11, 2008

Big Black makes it his mission to find a nice girl for Rob to settle down with after Rob finds a forgotten pair of "dirty girl" gloves in his bedroom..

star 9.42
38 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Charity

#2 - Charity

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 19, 2008

A charitable ice cream man inspires Rob and Big Black to begin their own altruistic crusade, ranging from handouts at skid row to spending time with frisky seniors at an old folks home.

star 9.32
47 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Harry the Healer

#3 - Harry the Healer

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 26, 2008

Big Black indulges Rob by following him to a "street shaman" who is promoting a new age therapy called "Sacred Geometry".

star 9.27
41 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Baby

#4 - Baby

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 15, 2008

In the series finale, Big Black breaks the news to Rob that he is expecting a baby.

star 9.24
42 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Time Travel

#5 - Time Travel

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired May 29, 2007

An airbrushed van leads Rob and Big Black on a quest to travel through time with Rob's "Hyper-Dimensional Resonator." Big Black is skeptical, but Rob convinces him to travel to Montreal to visit a "time travel expert" named Dr. Z. When they return to LA, Big Black surprises Rob with his own, throwback version of Time Travel.

star 9.24
55 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Black Lavender

#6 - Black Lavender

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 19, 2007

Big Black reveals to Rob that he used to be a male stripper with the stage name "Black Lavender" for a brief time back when he had a full head of hair. The two decide it's time to resurrect Black Lavender for one last show at a Hollywood strip club, but not before they find him a brand new head of hair.

star 9.23
48 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Haunted House

#7 - Haunted House

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 15, 2008

The guys try ghostbusting when Rob feels a supernatural presence in the house and thinks it must be the cause of their rat infestation. They hire an exterminator, a psychic, a demonologist and a landscaper to deal with their problems.

star 9.21
42 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Mini-Horse Road Trip

#8 - Mini-Horse Road Trip

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 22, 2008

Rob and Big Black think it's high time to show off their beloved animal by entering him in a mini-horse competition.

star 9.20
46 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Tampa

#9 - Tampa

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 26, 2007

After five years away from professional skate competitions, Rob decides to enter the world famous Tampa Pro contest in Tampa, Florida. Rob and Big Black hit gator country with pals, Steve Berra and Bam Bam, and before the contest begins, the foursome head out to Tampa Bay for a little high-flying water adventure. Rob and Berra shake on a $5,000 side bet to see who places higher in the Tampa Pro, and Rob threatens to "make it rain" with Berra's money, if he wins.

star 9.19
52 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Cancun

#10 - Cancun

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 8, 2008

Rob and Big vacation in Cancun, Mexico. Here they experiment with wrestling attire and Rob prepares to perform as "Bobby Light."

star 9.15
47 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Vegas

#11 - Vegas

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 18, 2008

To properly celebrate Drama's 21st birthday, Rob and Big Black decide to round up the whole crew and charter a party bus to Las Vegas.

star 9.14
44 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Guinness

#12 - Guinness

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 5, 2008

Smashing records is the name of the game when Rob picks up a copy of The Guinness Book and sets his sights on breaking every skateboarding record listed.

star 9.08
51 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Bobby Light

#13 - Bobby Light

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 3, 2007

Rob reinvents himself as Bobby Light, a self-proclaimed "one hit wonder, R&B sensation." With the help of his cousin, Drama, and The Chunky Boys (Big Black and Bam Bam), Rob hops into the makeshift recording studio in Big Black's closet and records a song called "Dirty Girl." Rob and Big Black decide to shoot a low-budget music video for their hot new song, but realize the video will not be complete until they fly Big Black's Uncle Jerry out to LA to take a starring role.

star 9.07
56 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Mississippi

#14 - Mississippi

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 6, 2007

Rob is thrown deep into the "Dirty South" when Big Black invites him to Sylvarena, Mississippi, for the Boykin family reunion. The boys overdose on southern cooking, southern living, and Big Black's crazy Uncle Jerry.

star 9.04
55 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Big Bob

#15 - Big Bob

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 12, 2008

Big Black tries to convince Rob that there are hardships to being a big man in America.

star 9.02
50 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Poop in the Pool

#16 - Poop in the Pool

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 8, 2008

When Rob and Big Black discover a "mystery poop" floating in the pool, they turn into amateur crime-solvers, eyeing Drama, Rob's cousin/assistant, as the prime-suspect.

star 9.00
56 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Parents

#17 - Parents

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 1, 2008

Rob can't resist his old habit of playfully harassing his mom when he and Big Black welcome the Dyrdek family to Los Angeles.

star 9.00
44 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Meaty & Mini

#18 - Meaty & Mini

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired May 22, 2007

Life in the Rob and Big household changes dramatically when the guys discover that their bulldog, Meaty, needs a little buddy. After a little research, Rob finds the perfect companion for his favorite puppy: a Mini-Horse. Owning miniature livestock turns out to be a little more than the guys bargained for, and drastic measures become necessary to accommodate the tiny horse.

star 9.00
59 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Meaty's Birthday

#19 - Meaty's Birthday

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 25, 2008

Rob and Big plan an over-the-top "Super Sweet Fourteen" bash for their beloved puppy.

star 8.98
47 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
New Cars

#20 - New Cars

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 10, 2007

Rob and Big Black both add a new car to their growing collection of vehicles. In order to make room for the new rides, Rob plans to give away his old truck (the UAV) to the first skater that can beat him in a game of "S-K-8" and beat Big Black in a game of Rochambeau (Rock, Paper Scissors). Later, Rob is both shocked and bemused to find himself dubbed a "C-Lister" on the cover of the Wall Street Journal.

star 8.92
52 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
New Assistant

#21 - New Assistant

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 12, 2007

Rob and Big Black call out Drama, Rob's cousin, for being a lazy assistant and decide to put him on "waivers" until he shapes up. When Drama is seemingly unfazed by the threat, Rob threatens Drama by interviewing a professional executive assistant as a potential replacement. On top of that, the guys struggle with an "aggressive mini horse." In the end, Rob and Big Black figure out a way to remind both Drama and Mini Horse how good they all have it in the Hollywood Hills.

star 8.90
52 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Racing Turtles

#22 - Racing Turtles

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 15, 2008

Rob and Big Black take a new-found hobby to the extreme when they discover turtle racing at a local bar.

star 8.90
48 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Meaty Goes To Hollywood

#23 - Meaty Goes To Hollywood

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2008

Rob and Big Black try to land themselves on the cover of a cereal box, but discover that the world of print modeling is not as easy to crack as they had hoped.

star 8.86
49 votes
Directors: Zach Kozek
Writers:
Blind Date

#24 - Blind Date

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 14, 2006

When a dog psychic tells Rob and Big Black that Meaty needs a woman in the house, the two visit a Matchmaker to set up a blind double date. Unfortunately, the dates are not quite what the guys had in mind.

star 8.83
77 votes
Directors: Mark S. Jacobs
Writers:
Travel

#25 - Travel

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 16, 2006

Rob and Big Black travel to Vancouver to be "immortalized in a video game." After a day of motion capture in tight-fitting spandex and a game of skateboard hockey with the locals, they continue on to Kettering, Ohio to visit Rob's family. Fishing with Rob's dad, a quick jaunt to King's Island amusement park and shredding Rob's skate plaza are all stops on their whirlwind trip out of the Hollywood Hills.

star 8.76
74 votes
Directors: Mark S. Jacobs
Writers: