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The Best Episodes of How to Get Away with Murder

Every episode of How to Get Away with Murder ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of How to Get Away with Murder!

A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their lives.


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The best episode of "How to Get Away with Murder" is "What Did We Do?", rated 9.5/10 from 3660 user votes. It was directed by Bill D'Elia and written by Michael Foley, Erika Green Swafford. "What Did We Do?" aired on 11/19/2015 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Live. Live. Live.".

  • What Did We Do?
    9.5/10 3,660 votes

    #1 - What Did We Do?

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2015-11-19

    ADA Sinclair discovers a break in her favor in the Hapstall case, but her actions result in a deadly outcome as details are revealed about the night Annalise was shot, including the person responsible for pulling the trigger.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Michael Foley, Erika Green Swafford

  • Live. Live. Live.
    9.5/10 2,885 votes

    #2 - Live. Live. Live.

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-11-16

    Annalise is confronted with disturbing news involving one of Isaac's patients. The investigation into Wes' murder comes to a head and details of the whereabouts of Laurel's baby are revealed.

    Director: Rob Hardy

    Writer: Joe Fazzio

  • Stay
    9.5/10 3,727 votes

    #3 - Stay

    Season 6 Episode 15 - Aired 2020-05-14

    Annalise discovers there’s a surprise witness that threatens her case. Meanwhile, Connor tries to persuade the K3 to go along with a new plan. Elsewhere, a lie between Frank and Bonnie threatens their relationship as Annalise’s killer is finally revealed.

    Director: Stephen Cragg

    Writer: Peter Nowalk

  • Who's Dead?
    9.4/10 2,991 votes

    #4 - Who's Dead?

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-11-17

    Annalise receives a tip about A.D.A. Atwood that leads to a heated confrontation with Nate. Meanwhile, the deadly events leading up to Annalise’s house fire reveal who’s under the sheet.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Michael Foley

  • Are You the Mole?
    9.4/10 2,098 votes

    #5 - Are You the Mole?

    Season 6 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-11-21

    On the eve of graduation, Oliver gifts Connor, Michaela and Asher something unexpected. At the dean’s cocktail party, Annalise learns disturbing news. Later, Michaela receives a surprise phone call, and the FBI informant is finally revealed.

    Director: Stephen Cragg

    Writer: Maisha Closson

  • Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me
    9.2/10 3,743 votes

    #6 - Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-11-20

    It’s the evening of the bonfire and we finally see what exactly happened on the night of Sam’s death.

    Director: Stephen Williams

    Writer: Michael Foley, Erika Green Swafford

  • It's All My Fault
    9.2/10 3,591 votes

    #7 - It's All My Fault

    Season 1 Episode 15 - Aired 2015-02-26

    Wes, Connor, Michaela and Laurel may have dug themselves in too deep a hole for Annalise to save them, and the shocking truth about Lila's murder is finally revealed.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Peter Nowalk

  • Annalise Keating Is Dead
    9.1/10 1,467 votes

    #8 - Annalise Keating Is Dead

    Season 6 Episode 14 - Aired 2020-05-07

    Annalise’s murder trial has arrived, but Tegan’s history complicates her role as counsel. While Nate visits Jorge Castillo in prison with a proposition, news breaks about Xavier. Bonnie works to help Annalise use Hannah Keating’s past as blackmail.

    Director: John Terlesky

    Writer: Sarah L. Thompson, Tess Leibowitz

  • Lahey v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (II)
    9.0/10 1,799 votes

    #9 - Lahey v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (II)

    Season 4 Episode 13 - Aired 2018-03-01

    The events of Annalise’s class-action case hang in the balance after a meeting with Olivia proves to be crucial in getting the opportunity to argue Annalise’s case in the nation’s highest court. Meanwhile, Bonnie discovers concerning information pertaining to Simon that threatens to expose what really happened during night he was shot. The crossover starts on Scandal S7E12 Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself (I).

    Director: Zetna Fuentes

    Writer: Morenike Balogun, Sarah L. Thompson

  • I Want to Love You Until the Day I Die
    9.0/10 1,498 votes

    #10 - I Want to Love You Until the Day I Die

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 2018-11-15

    Connor and Oliver's big wedding day has arrived, but there's murder in the air; the unlucky victim is revealed.

    Director: Stephen Cragg

    Writer: Joe Fazzio

  • Please Say No One Else Is Dead
    9.0/10 1,444 votes

    #11 - Please Say No One Else Is Dead

    Season 5 Episode 15 - Aired 2019-02-28

    Annalise and her team need to get to the truth before the truth gets them.

    Director: Stephen Cragg

    Writer: Joe Fazzio

  • Anna Mae
    8.9/10 2,075 votes

    #12 - Anna Mae

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2016-03-17

    Annalise begins to crack under pressure and wants to leave. Frank has to try and accept the things he has done.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Peter Nowalk

  • Something Bad Happened
    8.8/10 1,913 votes

    #13 - Something Bad Happened

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2016-03-03

    Annalise moves forward with a plan to protect the team from Philip but the risk involved may prove to be too dangerous. Meanwhile, Wes continues to search for new information regarding his mother’s death. In flashback, the Mahoney case takes a drastic turn for Annalise’s client.

    Director: Zetna Fuentes

    Writer: Michael Foley, Warren Hsu Leonard

  • There’s My Baby
    8.8/10 1,955 votes

    #14 - There’s My Baby

    Season 2 Episode 14 - Aired 2016-03-10

    The Keating 5 are called into questioning by A.D.A Denver about the night Emily Sinclair was murdered. Meanwhile, Caleb goes missing as the manhunt for Philip intensifies. In flashback, Annalise’s tactics in the Mahoney case leads to a devastating result.

    Director: Stephen Williams

    Writer: J.C. Lee, Erika Harrison

  • Wes
    8.8/10 1,876 votes

    #15 - Wes

    Season 3 Episode 15 - Aired 2017-02-23

    Annalise and the Keating 4 test the limits of how far they’ll go to save themselves while the chilling details from the night of the fire reveal who killed Wes.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Peter Nowalk

  • He's Dead
    8.8/10 1,532 votes

    #16 - He's Dead

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2018-01-18

    The group deals with more obstacles as police investigate the accidental shooting of Simon; Laurel and her baby cling to life.

    Director: Jet Wilkinson

    Writer: Abby Ajayi

  • It's Time to Move On
    8.7/10 2,635 votes

    #17 - It's Time to Move On

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-09-24

    Annalise and her students must move on with their lives as though nothing has happened, but the students are still reeling over Rebecca’s disappearance. Only Annalise and Frank know that Rebecca was murdered and the two are determined to find out who killed her. Meanwhile, Annalise decides she wants to take on a new client, a brother and sister who are accused of killing their parents. And an old friend surprises Annalise at home and teaches her a valuable lesson.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Peter Nowalk

  • Meet Bonnie
    8.7/10 2,054 votes

    #18 - Meet Bonnie

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-10-22

    Asher discovers not everything is what it seems when you work for Annalise. Meanwhile, Frank is presented with a situation that hits close to home, and Wes’ search to find out more about Rebecca’s disappearance culminates into an explosive confrontation.

    Director: Stephen Cragg

    Writer: Sarah L. Thompson

  • He Made a Terrible Mistake
    8.7/10 1,498 votes

    #19 - He Made a Terrible Mistake

    Season 3 Episode 14 - Aired 2017-02-23

    Annalise tries to ward off a surprising new angle in the D.A.’s case. Meanwhile, alliances shift amongst the Keating 4, as they discover crucial information about the circumstances surrounding Wes’s death.

    Director: Jet Wilkinson

    Writer: Joe Fazzio

  • Make Me the Enemy
    8.7/10 1,096 votes

    #20 - Make Me the Enemy

    Season 5 Episode 14 - Aired 2019-02-21

    Annalise is determined to get to the truth about Nate Sr.’s murder and will stop at nothing until she does.

    Director: Michael Smith

    Writer: Erika Harrison, Matthew Cruz

  • She’s a Murderer
    8.6/10 2,389 votes

    #21 - She’s a Murderer

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2015-02-12

    A stunning discovery in Sam's murder case leads to changes for Annalise and the students. Meanwhile, Annalise tries to keep things business as usual by taking on a new client who is in the mob, but Hannah continues to pressure her for answers.

    Director: Bill D'Elia

    Writer: Erika Harrison

  • Mama's Here Now
    8.6/10 2,387 votes

    #22 - Mama's Here Now

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2015-02-19

    Annalise is wracked with guilt and turns to an unlikely source for help. Meanwhile, Bonnie must step up and represent a new client accused of rape.

    Director: Mike Listo

    Writer: Doug Stockstill, Erika Green Swafford

  • The Night Lila Died
    8.6/10 2,347 votes

    #23 - The Night Lila Died

    Season 1 Episode 14 - Aired 2015-02-26

    In flashbacks, we start to piece together what really happened the night of Lila's murder. In present day, Annalise takes on a priest who is accused of murdering another priest. Meanwhile, Connor and Oliver take things to a new level in their relationship, and Wes and Rebecca continue to grow suspicious of each other.

    Director: Laura Innes

    Writer: Michael Foley

  • We're Not Getting Away With It
    8.6/10 1,107 votes

    #24 - We're Not Getting Away With It

    Season 6 Episode 10 - Aired 2020-04-02

    Annalise’s disappearance is uncovered, and the fallout affects everyone. Following Asher’s death, Michaela and Connor are booked on murder charges and forced to make the most difficult decision of their lives. Bonnie reveals a secret about Tegan, and Gabriel becomes a potential murder suspect.

    Director: Sheelin Choksey

    Writer: Tess Leibowitz

  • Hello Raskolnikov
    8.5/10 2,335 votes

    #25 - Hello Raskolnikov

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-01-29

    It’s the day after Sam’s murder and the students are called in to help Annalise find her missing husband, but just how much does Annalise know? And when a surprise visitor shows up in town, getting away with this murder might not be as easy as the students had hoped.

    Director: Michael Offer

    Writer: Marcus Dalzine