Speechless

The WORST episodes of Speechless

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Maya DiMeo is a mom on a mission who will do anything for her husband, Jimmy, and kids Ray, Dylan, and JJ, her eldest son with special needs. As Maya fights injustices both real and imagined, the family works to make a new home for themselves and searches for just the right person to give JJ his “voice.”

Last Updated: 4/13/2022Network: ABC (US)
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R-O-- ROLL M-O-- MODEL
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7.26
196 votes

#1 - R-O-- ROLL M-O-- MODEL

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/11/2019

JJ challenges Maya’s mentoring tactics when she takes a father and his young son with special needs under her wing. Dylan and Ray attend a teen support group for all the wrong reasons. Meanwhile, Jimmy’s gorgeous new TV sets him on a journey for self-betterment.

Directors: Christine Gernon
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C-E-- CELEBRITY S-U-- SUITE
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7.45
191 votes

#2 - C-E-- CELEBRITY S-U-- SUITE

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/16/2018

When the DiMeos land in the hospital on Thanksgiving, Maya’s determination to save the holiday leads to an uneasy truce with her rival, Melanie Hertzal; and Jimmy gets jealous when Kenneth bonds with his brother, Billy. Meanwhile, wounds from an old breakup are re-opened, but Ray finds brand-new love in an unlikely place

Directors: Christine Gernon
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N-I–NIGHTMARE ON D-I–DIMEO STREET
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7.46
320 votes

#3 - N-I–NIGHTMARE ON D-I–DIMEO STREET

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/25/2017

The DiMeo kids mistakenly eat old Halloween candy that causes feverish dreams of horror and wish fulfillment, and Kenneth agonizes over which era of Michael Jackson to dress as for Halloween.

Directors: Christine Gernon
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L-O-N-- LONDON (2)
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7.50
244 votes

#4 - L-O-N-- LONDON (2)

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/12/2018

Maya must choose between asking her father for money to save their house and a lasting relationship with him. Ray strives to bond with his new British family, only to discover Dylan’s the one with a surprising connection. Meanwhile, JJ shows Kenneth a good time off-the-clock, and Jimmy inadvertently finds love.

Directors: Christine Gernon
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THE H-U-S-- HUSTLE
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7.51
266 votes

#5 - THE H-U-S-- HUSTLE

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/10/2018

Maya and Jimmy get pulled into a school fundraiser where Maya makes a new friend and Jimmy discovers the benefits of being tall. Ray, tired of being the responsible sibling, explores his reckless side with JJ and Dylan; and Kenneth tries to win over a crowd with his DJ skills.

Directors: Rob Cohen
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F-O-- FOLLOW T-H-R-- THROUGH
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7.52
186 votes

#6 - F-O-- FOLLOW T-H-R-- THROUGH

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/7/2018

The DiMeos realize they have great intentions but lack follow-through when it comes to … everything. Vowing to change, Ray and Dylan take on government bureaucracy; Kenneth helps JJ prepare for college; and Maya tries to reconnect with Jimmy.

Directors: Bill Purple
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I-N-- INTO THE W-O-- WOODS
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7.52
229 votes

#7 - I-N-- INTO THE W-O-- WOODS

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/19/2018

Maya’s Halloween becomes truly terrifying when JJ attends a rave in the woods. Ray joins Dylan’s Halloween heist determined to prove he’s more than a do-gooder. Meanwhile, Jimmy and Kenneth turn the DiMeo home into the neighborhood’s haunted house.

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A-C- ACTION
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7.53
218 votes

#8 - A-C- ACTION

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/14/2018

JJ’s thrilled when he is chosen by his classmates to film his horror movie project, but soon the pressure of directing gets to him. Meanwhile, Dylan’s class project reveals a family secret; and Jimmy’s suggestions for the neighbor’s house construction project backfires for the DiMeos.

Directors: Rob Cohen
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D-I-- DIMEO A-C-- ACADEMY
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7.53
253 votes

#9 - D-I-- DIMEO A-C-- ACADEMY

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 1/17/2018

After a dust-up with Lafayette High, Maya runs to JJ’s rescue and launches her own school out of the DiMeo home. Her program becomes a true DiMeo affair when Ray and Dylan enroll and Jimmy joins the faculty. Meanwhile, Kenneth sets out to prove to his ex-wife that he’s living a successful life.

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ONE A-N– ANGRY M– MAYA
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7.54
224 votes

#10 - ONE A-N– ANGRY M– MAYA

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 3/14/2018

Maya has jury duty, which is like a vacation for her until she learns Taylor’s mom, Melanie (guest star Sarah Chalke returns), is also there. Meanwhile, JJ lies about his disabilities on an online dating site after a few bad dates; and Ray is upset Jimmy and Dylan spend too much together.

Directors: Bill Purple
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J-I-- JINGLE T-H-- THON
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7.54
209 votes

#11 - J-I-- JINGLE T-H-- THON

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 12/14/2018

A Christmas tree fire leads Maya to tell a small lie with big consequences. Meanwhile, Ray struggles to live in Pepper’s shadow as Dylan twists the knife, and JJ encourages Kenneth to stand up to his sisters.

Directors: Rob Cohen
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E-I- EIGHTEEN
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7.55
219 votes

#12 - E-I- EIGHTEEN

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/28/2018

JJ struggles with not being treated like an adult on his 18th birthday. He storms out of his own party but soon learns a valuable lesson from Kenneth. Meanwhile, an exchange student moves in with Taylor, so Ray tries to make Taylor jealous with some of his father's old moves but the plan backfires. And Dylan is recruited to be on the school's wrestling team.

Directors: Christine Gernon
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P-R-O-M-P--PROMPOSAL
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7.55
159 votes

#13 - P-R-O-M-P--PROMPOSAL

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/22/2019

Outraged that JJ's girlfriend, Izzy, declines his invitation to prom, Dylan and Ray swing for the fences with a bold plan to make her jealous. Jimmy, Kenneth and Melanie coach Maya through accepting criticism for the good of her company, and one of the DiMeos takes a big step into a new life.

Directors: Anya Adams
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B-I-- BIKINI U-N-- UNIVERSITY
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7.55
278 votes

#14 - B-I-- BIKINI U-N-- UNIVERSITY

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/29/2017

JJ convinces his parents to take him on a college visit but hides an ulterior motive. As his plan unravels, JJ enlists the help of new friend Tyson (guest star, Nick Viall of ABC's "The Bachelor"), an actor who gives the performance of his life to keep JJ out of hot water. Meanwhile, Ray goes wild when he's left home alone for the first time.

Directors: Erin O'Malley
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F-A--FASHION 4 A--ALL
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7.59
194 votes

#15 - F-A--FASHION 4 A--ALL

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/1/2019

Maya and Melanie take their promising new fashion line to the 2019 Abilities Expo, only to walk into a room full of familiar and unfriendly faces. Ray accompanies JJ on an overnight college visit. Meanwhile, Dylan’s test scores lead her first to Mr. Powers’ office hours, then to a journey within.

Directors: Anya Adams
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N-E-- NEW JJ
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7.59
198 votes

#16 - N-E-- NEW JJ

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/2/2018

Seeking a new outlet for her superpowers as JJ prepares for college, Maya sets her sights on a receptive Ray. JJ gets involved in a (too) high stakes poker game, while Dylan discovers what really happens after her bedtime.

Directors: Bill Purple
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S-T-- STAGE MOM
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7.60
195 votes

#17 - S-T-- STAGE MOM

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/9/2018

Seeing the kids believe she exists to solely serve at their pleasure, Maya takes the stage to prove she has so much more to offer. Kenneth finds JJ a job, and JJ finds an unlikely rival. Ray goes undercover informing parents on his classmates’ social lives and gets in too deep.

Directors: Bill Purple
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J-I-- JIMMY V-A-L--VALENTINE
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7.61
195 votes

#18 - J-I-- JIMMY V-A-L--VALENTINE

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/15/2019

JJ’s love-match with Izzy becomes a cage match with Kenneth. Maya and Jimmy dismiss Valentine’s Day as a holiday for suckers until they find a way to profit from it. Unable to find a date to a prepaid romantic night out, Ray brings Dylan.

Directors: Bill Purple
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S-H–SHIPPING
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7.61
310 votes

#19 - S-H–SHIPPING

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/1/2017

JJ’s pressured to date a new student at school who also has cerebral palsy. Maya and Jimmy teach Ray and his girlfriend to think less. Dylan teams with Lafayette alumni to rebel against the school’s “no-prank” initiative.

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H-- HEY, YOU
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7.61
204 votes

#20 - H-- HEY, YOU

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/18/2019

Maya is less than thrilled when Kenneth interferes with her business plans with Melanie. Ray begs JJ to cast him opposite his new crush, Izzy, in his next movie, which has unexpected consequences. Meanwhile, Dylan is impressed with Jimmy’s band.

Directors: Molly McGlynn
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S-E-- SEOUL B-R-- BROTHERS
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7.61
171 votes

#21 - S-E-- SEOUL B-R-- BROTHERS

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired 3/15/2019

JJ struggles with spending his new social security benefits strictly on boring stuff. Kenneth uncovers a secret that upsets the status quo in Maya and Jimmy’s relationship. Meanwhile, Ray’s run-in with an old love threatens his chances at a Quiz Bowl championship.

Directors: Bill Purple
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S-U-R-- SURPRISE
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7.61
565 votes

#22 - S-U-R-- SURPRISE

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/8/2017

Maya plans to throw a "surprise party" for Dylan, but Dylan would rather she didn't. Ray and JJ shop for a birthday present and have an adventure.

Directors: Michael Weaver
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S-T-- STAR W-- WARS W-- WARS
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7.61
277 votes

#23 - S-T-- STAR W-- WARS W-- WARS

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 12/6/2017

Two tickets to the premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” promise a glorious night for JJ and Ray … until JJ’s pulled to the dark side by a pretty classmate who hopes to take Ray’s ticket. Back at home, Maya, Jimmy and Dylan enjoy a rare night at home without the boys. Meanwhile, Kenneth’s secret after-hours hangout at Lafayette is compromised when Dr. Miller discovers his late-night escapades.

Directors: Stuart McDonald
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J-A-- JAVIER'S P-A-- PANTS
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7.65
206 votes

#24 - J-A-- JAVIER'S P-A-- PANTS

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/4/2019

Maya lends a helping hand to frenemy Melanie and finds her life taking a surprising turn. Dylan joins the Lafayette basketball team, where her lousy sportsmanship gets results. Jimmy makes up for lost father-son time with Ray.

Directors: Bill Purple
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W-E– WE'RE B-A– BACK!
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7.65
438 votes

#25 - W-E– WE'RE B-A– BACK!

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/27/2017

While JJ was at summer camp, Maya decided it’s time the family no longer use JJ’s disability as an excuse to let their lives fall through the cracks. Maya, Jimmy and Dylan make dramatic changes, but a smug Ray decides he will spend the summer watching his family likely failing at their attempts. When JJ comes home, Kenneth finds a love note in JJ’s luggage from Alexa (guest star Rose Crisman), a girl he met at camp, who wants to give JJ his first kiss. The family chucks their self-improvement projects and hits the road to find Alexa.

Directors: Christine Gernon
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