The BEST Episodes of Russian Doll

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 13, 2020

Network: Netflix

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 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 8.12
916 votes
Directors: Natasha Lyonne
Writers: Natasha Lyonne
The Way Out

#2 - The Way Out

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.89
896 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Allison Silverman
Reflection

#3 - Reflection

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.82
880 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Flora Birnbaum
Superiority Complex

#4 - Superiority Complex

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.76
896 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Jocelyn Bioh, Natasha Lyonne
Alan's Routine

#5 - Alan's Routine

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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

star 7.75
915 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Cirocco Dunlap, Natasha Lyonne
A Warm Body

#6 - A Warm Body

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.58
925 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Allison Silverman
The Great Escape

#7 - The Great Escape

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.40
998 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Amy Poehler, Natasha Lyonne
Nothing in This World Is Easy

#8 - Nothing in This World Is Easy

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 1, 2019

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 7.11
1,226 votes
Directors: Leslye Headland
Writers: Amy Poehler, Leslye Headland, Natasha Lyonne