The BEST Episodes of Russian Doll

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 15, 2019

Nadia keeps dying and reliving her 36th birthday party. She's trapped in a surreal time loop -- and staring down the barrel of her own mortality.

Ariadne

#1 - Ariadne

Season 1 - Episode 8

Nadia and Alan look for each other and finally cross paths at the deli. Something's not right -- but they're not giving up on each other.

star 8.11
788 votes
Directors: Natasha Lyonne
Writers: Natasha Lyonne
The Way Out

#2 - The Way Out

Season 1 - Episode 7

As the present begins to unravel, Nadia's troubled past comes back to haunt her, and Alan worries they're running out of time.

star 7.86
770 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Allison Silverman
Reflection

#3 - Reflection

Season 1 - Episode 6

Nadia and Alan try to figure out how they're connected. Alan can't remember his first death, so Nadia follows him over the course of his night.

star 7.74
757 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Flora Birnbaum
Alan's Routine

#4 - Alan's Routine

Season 1 - Episode 4

Meticulous as always, Alan steadies himself for a rendez-vous with his girlfriend. Meanwhile, Nadia's latest discovery sends her reeling.

star 7.67
790 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Cirocco Dunlap, Natasha Lyonne
Superiority Complex

#5 - Superiority Complex

Season 1 - Episode 5

Perturbed by the changes in his routine, Alan shows up at Nadia's birthday party. Nadia tries to make amends to John, and Alan confronts Mike.

star 7.66
769 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Jocelyn Bioh, Natasha Lyonne
A Warm Body

#6 - A Warm Body

Season 1 - Episode 3

Nadia's hunt for clues leads her to a Yeshiva school -- but she needs John's help. Out searching for Oatmeal, Nadia befriends a homeless man.

star 7.49
797 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Allison Silverman
The Great Escape

#7 - The Great Escape

Season 1 - Episode 2

Confused and hung over, Nadia tries to piece together what happened the night before. She tracks down Wardog, the drug dealer with the Israeli joints.

star 7.35
867 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Natasha Lyonne, Amy Poehler
Nothing in This World Is Easy

#8 - Nothing in This World Is Easy

Season 1 - Episode 1

On the night of her 36th birthday, Nadia meets an untimely end ... then suddenly finds herself back at the party her friends threw for her.

star 7.04
1,076 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Amy Poehler, Leslye Headland, Natasha Lyonne