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The Best Episodes of Counterpart

Every episode of Counterpart ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Counterpart!

Howard Silk is a lowly cog in a bureaucratic UN agency who is turning the last corner of a life filled with regret when he discovers the agency he works for is guarding a secret: a crossing to a parallel dimension.

Genres:Sci-Fi & FantasyDrama

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The best episode of "Counterpart" is "Twin Cities", rated 9.2/10 from 1148 user votes. It was directed by Justin Marks and written by Justin Marks. "Twin Cities" aired on 1/20/2019 and is rated 0.5 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Sincerest Form of Flattery".

  • Twin Cities
    9.2/10 1,148 votes

    #1 - Twin Cities

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-01-20

    The origins of the Crossing are revealed.

    Director: Justin Marks

    Writer: Justin Marks

  • The Sincerest Form of Flattery
    8.7/10 1,210 votes

    #2 - The Sincerest Form of Flattery

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2018-03-04

    Clare's past is revealed. Quayle suffers through his own birthday party.

    Director: Alik Sakharov

    Writer: N/A

  • Better Angels
    8.7/10 761 votes

    #3 - Better Angels

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2019-02-17

    Mira's looming threat forges some unlikely alliances.

    Director: Charlotte Brändström

    Writer: Justin Marks, Maegan Houang

  • No Man's Land (2)
    8.5/10 1,009 votes

    #4 - No Man's Land (2)

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2018-04-01

    A crisis at the O.I. leaves both Howards stranded.

    Director: Jennifer Getzinger

    Writer: N/A

  • Shadow Puppets
    8.5/10 710 votes

    #5 - Shadow Puppets

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2019-01-06

    A new revelation puts Howard Prime and Quayle in jeopardy. Life at Echo is disrupted. Clare reconnects with her past.

    Director: Lukas Ettlin

    Writer: Maria Melnik

  • You to You
    8.5/10 666 votes

    #6 - You to You

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-02-10

    Management makes a historic decision. Emily sends a warning. Quayle, Clare and Temple investigate the final Indigo cell. Howard Prime reaches out to an old contact.

    Director: Charlotte Brändström

    Writer: Gianna Sobol

  • No Man's Land (1)
    8.4/10 996 votes

    #7 - No Man's Land (1)

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2018-03-18

    Howard attempts to thwart the Guest's plans. Howard and Emily chase Kaspar.

    Director: Stephen Williams

    Writer: N/A

  • In from the Cold
    8.4/10 666 votes

    #8 - In from the Cold

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2019-02-03

    Howard Prime and Emily work together to figure out Indigo's plans. Clare and Quayle consider their future. Howard must face the truth about his wife.

    Director: Hanelle M. Culpepper

    Writer: Erin Levy

  • Love the Lie
    8.3/10 1,027 votes

    #9 - Love the Lie

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2018-03-11

    The aftermath of the Indigo school discovery takes an emotional toll. Quayle grapples with his wife's new identity.

    Director: Alik Sakharov

    Writer: Amy Berg

  • The Crossing
    8.2/10 1,981 votes

    #10 - The Crossing

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-12-10

    Howard Silk discovers the truth about where he works. The Office of Interchange searches for an assassin.

    Director: Morten Tyldum

    Writer: Justin Marks

  • Act Like You've Been Here Before
    8.2/10 1,095 votes

    #11 - Act Like You've Been Here Before

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2018-02-25

    Aldrich questions a not-too recent death in the office. Emily, Howard and Shaw follow a lead.

    Director: Jennifer Getzinger

    Writer: N/A

  • Point of Departure
    8.1/10 644 votes

    #12 - Point of Departure

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2018-12-30

    Howard Prime, Quayle and Clare must unite against a common enemy. Emily Prime turns her investigation towards her other. Yanek probes Howard's past.

    Director: Lukas Ettlin

    Writer: Gianna Sobol

  • The Lost Art of Diplomacy
    8.0/10 1,256 votes

    #13 - The Lost Art of Diplomacy

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2018-02-04

    Both sides turn to diplomacy to resolve a conflict. Emily obtains a special visa. Howard interrogates a suspect.

    Director: Jennifer Getzinger

    Writer: Amy Berg

  • Shaking the Tree
    8.0/10 1,091 votes

    #14 - Shaking the Tree

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2018-02-18

    Howard discovers another side of Emily. Howard and Emily search for answers about a mysterious drop site. Aldrich and Quayle seek intel from an old friend.

    Director: Stephen Williams

    Writer: N/A

  • Something Borrowed
    8.0/10 669 votes

    #15 - Something Borrowed

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2018-12-23

    Howard is transferred to a mysterious prison called Echo. An unexpected visit gives Emily a connection to her old life. Emily Prime and Shaw's investigation is met with resistance.

    Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez

    Writer: Tom Pabst

  • No Strings Attached
    8.0/10 633 votes

    #16 - No Strings Attached

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2019-01-27

    The fallout of the lockdown casts suspicions around the OI. Howard and Emily Prime find clues about the history of Management. Clare questions her allegiances.

    Director: Hanelle M. Culpepper

    Writer: Maegan Houang

  • Both Sides Now
    7.9/10 1,157 votes

    #17 - Both Sides Now

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2018-02-11

    Both Howards deepen their investigation of the conspiracy. Quayle meets one of Howard's sources. Clare must decide what to do about Baldwin.

    Director: Alik Sakharov

    Writer: N/A

  • Birds of a Feather
    7.8/10 1,398 votes

    #18 - Birds of a Feather

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2018-01-28

    Howard must work together with his counterpart. Baldwin comes face to face with her past. Emily, from the other side, tries to make sense of her orders.

    Director: Stephen Williams

    Writer: N/A

  • Inside Out
    7.8/10 779 votes

    #19 - Inside Out

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2018-12-09

    While hiding in Howard’s life, Howard Prime must avoid detection at home and at the OI. Quayle and Clare struggle to adjust to their new arrangement.

    Director: Charles Martin

    Writer: Erin Levy

  • Outside In
    7.8/10 683 votes

    #20 - Outside In

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2018-12-16

    Imprisoned on the Other Side, Howard's loyalties are tested. Emily Prime gets a promotion.

    Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez

    Writer: Justin Britt-Gibson