The BEST Episodes of Whitney

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 11, 2019

Network: NBC

NBC's new multi-camera comedy "Whitney" is a hilarious look at modern day love, which centers around Whitney (Whitney Cummings, "Chelsea Lately") and Alex (Chris D'Elia, "Glory Daze"), a happily unmarried couple. Together for three years, the duo is in no rush to get hitched, which seems to get a mixed response from their friends.

The Wire

#1 - The Wire

Season 1 - Episode 5

After an argument over whether or not Alex uses a condescending "tone," Whitney decides she is going to catch her boyfriend in the act and enlists Mark's help. The two scheme to set up a hidden camera in the couple's apartment. Lily, Roxanne and Neal gather around the television to watch the drama unfold. Later, Alex's brother Brian crashes on the couch, and old sibling rivalries come to the surface causing the two brothers to brawl.

star 8.33
89 votes
Writers: Ethan Sandler
Something Old, Something New

#2 - Something Old, Something New

Season 1 - Episode 21

Alex drunkenly proposes to Whitney after a bachelor party. Mark realizes he has feelings for Roxanne.

star 8.27
79 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Kirk J. Rudell
48 Hours

#3 - 48 Hours

Season 1 - Episode 16

When Whitney disagrees with Mark's theory that couples know if they want to be together within 48 hours of meeting, Alex tries to prove her wrong by recalling the night they met.

star 8.21
82 votes
Directors: David Trainer
Writers: John Quiantance
Private Parts

#4 - Private Parts

Season 1 - Episode 11

Whitney is upset when Alex won't give her the password to his phone; Whitney finds Alex in an awkward position; Lily has jitters about her new living arrangement.

star 8.18
85 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Mathew Harawitz
Codependence Day

#5 - Codependence Day

Season 1 - Episode 13

In an effort to help Whitney earn some money, Roxanne hires her to be her assistant and office spy. Willing to do anything to help Roxanne, Whitney befriends Lindsay, the assistant to Roxanne's nemesis, and goes out of her way to appeal to her. Meanwhile, alone at home Alex takes it upon himself to do a little reorganizing. Elsewhere, Mark, who is dealing with a girl problem, enlists the help of Neal and Lily.

star 8.16
78 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Ethan Sandler, Dan Levy
Cake, Cake, Cake

#6 - Cake, Cake, Cake

Season 2 - Episode 16

Whitney decides to investigate when she sees her psychiatrist eating a birthday cake by herself; Roxanne admits her feelings for Mark.

star 8.14
85 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Whitney Cummings, Dan Levy
A Decent Proposal

#7 - A Decent Proposal

Season 1 - Episode 4

Whitney and Alex have a movie night at home, but the evening soon becomes a competition over who is most romantic. Meanwhile, an edgy Lily anticipates Neal's imminent proposal, sparking Mark's mission to prove that women are more eager to marry than men.

star 8.10
85 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: John Quiantance
Mad Women

#8 - Mad Women

Season 1 - Episode 17

Trying out a new shapelier bra Whitney gets more than she bargains for when she entices Alex with her enhanced look. After Roxanne calls it quits with Lance, she asks Mark to help pack up his stuff, but things become complicated when Mark decides to take advantage of the situation. Meanwhile, Lily and Neal begin discussing a pre-nup, but the conversation leaves them wondering if they should even get married.

star 8.10
80 votes
Directors: Betsy Thomas
Writers: Whitney Cummings
Faking It

#9 - Faking It

Season 1 - Episode 12

Whitney and Lily have a disagreement over the wedding plans; Alex asks Neal to help him pitch his website idea; Roxanne and Mark donate blood.

star 8.06
76 votes
Directors: Fred Savage
Writers: Theresa Mulligan
Homeland Security

#10 - Homeland Security

Season 1 - Episode 18

Whitney has an unexpected reaction when confronted with a mugger; Lily tries to keep herself busy after her and Neal's wedding is called off; Mark encourages Neal to talk about his feelings.

star 8.06
78 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Adrian Wenner
Three's Company

#11 - Three's Company

Season 2 - Episode 5

Alex lets his ex-fiancee crash on the couch without consulting Whitney first; Lily has a date at Roxanne's apartment.

star 8.05
80 votes
Directors: David Trainer
Writers: Zachary Rosenblatt

#12 - G-Word

Season 1 - Episode 20

Whitney and Alex make a surprise visit to Neal's apartment and discover that he appears to be on a date. Whitney invites the gang to dinner so Neal can share his news with Lily.

star 8.03
79 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Mathew Harawitz
Sex, Lies, and Alibis

#13 - Sex, Lies, and Alibis

Season 2 - Episode 3

After a revelation from Chris, Whitney decides it's time to come clean about past falsehoods; Mark hires a new bartender.

star 7.98
94 votes
Writers: Liz Astrof, Wil Calhoun
The Ex Box

#14 - The Ex Box

Season 1 - Episode 19

Whitney confronts Alex after finding a box of his ex-girlfriend's stuff in the basement; Lily tries to be a perfect roommate.

star 7.97
77 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Zachary Rosenblatt
Bawl and Chain

#15 - Bawl and Chain

Season 2 - Episode 1

Whitney's mother interrupts the celebratory mood of Whitney and Alex's unofficial wedding day; Lily and Roxanne have trouble choosing a gift for Whitney.

star 7.95
96 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Eric Zicklin

#16 - Sorry!

Season 2 - Episode 7

A terrible ex-boyfriend contacts Whitney in hope of making amends; R.J. presents a theory to Roxanne.

star 7.91
77 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Whitney Cummings, Linda Wallem
Mind Games

#17 - Mind Games

Season 1 - Episode 14

When Alex becomes jealous of one of Whitney's co-workers, the two decide to try couples therapy; Mark and Roxanne realize they make good partners while at Lily and Neal's game night.

star 7.91
77 votes
Directors: Linda Mendoza
Writers: Betsy Thomas, Adrian Wenner
Space Invaders

#18 - Space Invaders

Season 2 - Episode 8

Alex lies to Whitney about going away for a tech seminar in order to have some time by himself; R.J.'s niece becomes friendly with Roxanne.

star 7.89
73 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Zachary Rosenblatt
Hello Giggles

#19 - Hello Giggles

Season 2 - Episode 4

Whitney's reaction is less than heartwarming when Alex falls off a stage while speaking at his alma mater; R.J. tries to teach Mark about chivalry.

star 7.89
87 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Dan Levy
Up All Night

#20 - Up All Night

Season 1 - Episode 9

When Lily asks Whitney to be her maid of honor and plan her engagement party, the stress drives Whitney to see a therapist; Roxanne decides to take control of her future.

star 7.88
97 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Whitney Cummings, John Quaintance
Something Black, Something Blue

#21 - Something Black, Something Blue

Season 1 - Episode 22

Whitney and Alex head to City Hall to get married, but Whitney's driver's license is expired and sparks an unusual chain of events that interferes with their wedding plan. Whitney's father tries to come to the rescue. Mark confesses his feelings for Roxanne to Neal and Lily.

star 7.88
81 votes
Directors: Betsy Thomas
Writers: Whitney Cummings
2 Broke Hearts

#22 - 2 Broke Hearts

Season 2 - Episode 6

While trying to figure out what is making Alex's allergies act up, Whitney reveals she has a heart condition; Lily introduces her new boyfriend to her friends.

star 7.86
79 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Owen H. M. Smith
Silent Treatment

#23 - Silent Treatment

Season 1 - Episode 3

Whitney catches Alex checking out an attractive woman but he refuses to admit to it; Roxanne tries to make her ex-husband jealous.

star 7.85
99 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Danielle Sanchez-Witzel
Getting To Know You

#24 - Getting To Know You

Season 1 - Episode 7

When Whitney and Alex go on a double date with Roxanne, Whitney is surprised to learn that Alex had a full life before he met her. In an effort to do more things together, they decide to play a friendly game of basketball, but things go awry and a sore loser emerges shocking the gang. Meanwhile, Lily thinks that she will win Neal's mother over by embracing his Indian heritage, but she takes it to a whole other level.

star 7.85
80 votes
Directors: Henry Chan
Writers: Adrian Wenner
Two Broke-Up Guys

#25 - Two Broke-Up Guys

Season 1 - Episode 6

When Alex encourages Mark to recycle his beer can, Mark takes an unusually firm stance against it, causing the two to "break-up." Trying to cheer Alex up, Whitney steps in for guy's night out, only to run into Mark and his new best friend, Neal. In an effort to reunite the bro-mance, Whitney, following advice from Lily and Roxanne, arms herself with some Rocky Road and red wine and sets out to discover the real root of Mark's heartbreak.

star 7.85
83 votes
Directors: Andy Ackerman
Writers: Mathew Harawitz