The Middleman (2008)

The BEST episodes of The Middleman (2008)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

The Middleman is based on the comic book by Javier Grillo-Marxauch (Medium, The Chronicle), The show follows Wendy Watson (Natalie Morales) when she get recruited by a secret agency, directed by the Middleman. Together they fight mad scientist, evil supervillains, ghosts, ghouls, zombies, and science experiments gone wild.

Last Updated: 5/13/2022Network: ABC Family
The Obsolescent Cryogenic Meltdown
112 votes

#1 - The Obsolescent Cryogenic Meltdown

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 8/11/2008

A former Middleman, Guy Goddard, is revived from his cryogenic slumber to do battle with his arch-foe, The Candle.

Directors: Michael Grossman
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The Clotharian Contamination Protocol
114 votes

#2 - The Clotharian Contamination Protocol

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 8/25/2008

A malign Ida who has been infested by nanobots from outer space dupes The Middleman and Wendy into initiating a lockdown at Middleman HQ.

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The Palindrome Reversal Palindrome
81 votes

#3 - The Palindrome Reversal Palindrome

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 9/1/2008

Wendy is abducted by The Palindrome, a supervillain, and taken to a mirror universe that is run by the ironfisted Fatboy Industries.

Directors: Guy Norman Bee
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The Flying Fish Zombification
117 votes

#4 - The Flying Fish Zombification

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/14/2008

Wendy and The Middleman work to contain a trout-eating zombie outbreak.

Directors: Allan Kroeker
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The Cursed Tuba Contingency
137 votes

#5 - The Cursed Tuba Contingency

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 7/28/2008

Wendy and The Middleman don Edwardian clothing to destroy a cursed tuba from the RMS Titanic before it can harm innocent civilians. Elsewhere, The Middleman and Lacey share a movie together and consider dating.

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The Accidental Occidental Conception
222 votes

#6 - The Accidental Occidental Conception

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/23/2008

Wendy and The Middleman attempt to stop a revived Terracotta Warrior from unleashing a hail of fire upon Earth.

Directors: Michael Zinberg
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The Ectoplasmic Panhellenic Investigation
139 votes

#7 - The Ectoplasmic Panhellenic Investigation

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 8/4/2008

Wendy goes undercover as a sorority sister to investigate ghost sightings at a university. Meanwhile, Tyler resurfaces and mistakes Lacey for the woman he met on the day of the Lucha Libre attack.

Directors: Michael Zinberg
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The Pilot Episode Sanction
457 votes

#8 - The Pilot Episode Sanction

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/16/2008

Wendy Watson is thrust into the middle of a science experiment gone wrong while temping at a laboratory. Fortunately for Wendy, The Middleman, a crime fighting comic-book-like superhero, shows up to save the day. Impressed by how Wendy handles herself when faced with danger, and in need of a colleague, the Middleman recruits Wendy into his secret organisation.

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The Sino-Mexican Revelation
180 votes

#9 - The Sino-Mexican Revelation

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/30/2008

Sensei Ping is abducted by a band of Mexican wrestlers. The Middleman benches Wendy who failed to stop Ping's abduction and embarks on a solo rescue mission. However, despite The Middleman's efforts, he too is captured, which leaves Wendy to save the day.

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The Vampiric Puppet Lamentation
137 votes

#10 - The Vampiric Puppet Lamentation

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 8/18/2008

To prevent the resurrection of every vampire that has ever lived, The Middleman and Wendy search for a possessed puppet that once belonged to Vlad the Impaler. Meanwhile, Noser pulls a disappearing act.

Directors: Sandy Smolan
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The Manicoid Teleportation Conundrum
206 votes

#11 - The Manicoid Teleportation Conundrum

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/7/2008

A group of peaceful aliens with an addiction to plastic surgery are being hunted down by a homicidal entity. Meanwhile, Ben puts his and Wendy's break-up video on the internet: Wendy is not thrilled.

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The Boyband Superfan Interrogation
139 votes

#12 - The Boyband Superfan Interrogation

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/21/2008

The Middleman and Wendy investigate a haughty 14-year-old named Cindy who has a dangerous obsession with Drysea, "the world's most popular boy band".

Directors: Norman Buckley
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