The BEST Episodes of Shrill

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 15, 2020

Network: Hulu

Aidy Bryant stars as Annie, a young woman who wants to change her life — but not her body. Annie is trying to make it as a journalist while juggling bad boyfriends, sick parents and a perfectionist boss, while the world around her deems her not good enough because of her weight. She starts to realize that she’s as good as anyone else, and acts on it.


#1 - Pool

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

Annie & Fran attend the Fat Babe Pool Party. Annie is so empowered by the experience and so furious with her boss, Gabe, that she posts a body positive article to the paper’s website that explains exactly what it’s like to be a fat woman in today’s world.

star 8.31
136 votes
Directors: Shaka King
Writers: Samantha Irby

#2 - Troll

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

Annie's been putting herself out there more than ever and her life is becoming a tornado of both good and bad. She is forced to confront her boyfriend, her boss, her roommate, and even her troll.

star 8.24
127 votes
Directors: Shaka King
Writers: Craig DiGregorio

#3 - Article

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

While Annie deals with the fallout from her “Hello, I’m Fat” article with Gabe and her troll, Ryan guides Bonkers through an accidental mushroom trip.

star 8.00
127 votes
Writers: Sudi Green

#4 - Pencil

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

Annie isn’t going to let her troll ruin all the success she’s had recently. So, she invites Ryan to a work event -excited to introduce her boyfriend into her life.

star 7.89
138 votes
Directors: Andy DeYoung
Writers: Dave King

#5 - Annie

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

When the morning after pill fails and aspiring journalist Annie winds up pregnant, she weighs the pros and cons of having a child with her hook-up buddy. The decision-making process forces Annie, with help from her best friend Fran, to figure out who she is and what she wants from her life.

star 7.88
184 votes
Directors: Jesse Peretz
Writers: Aidy Bryant, Alexandria Rushfield, Lindy West

#6 - Date

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 15, 2019

Annie’s writing her first article, going on her first date with Ryan and, finally, asking more from the people in her life than she has before. Things are looking up, until an internet troll appears and tries to drag her self-esteem back down where it started.

star 7.72
154 votes
Writers: Aidy Bryant, Alexandria Rushfield, Lindy West