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The Best Episodes of Younger

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

Liza Miller, a suddenly single stay-at-home mother, tries to get back into the working world, only to find it’s nearly impossible to start at the bottom at 40-year old. When a chance encounter convinces her she looks younger than she is, Liza tries to pass herself off as 26 and lands a job as an assistant at Empirical Press. Now she just has to make sure no one finds out the secret only she and her best friend Maggie share.


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The best episode of "Younger" is "Get Real", rated 8.2/10 from 222 user votes. It was directed by Dottie Dartland Zicklin and written by Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin, Darren Star. "Get Real" aired on 12/14/2016 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Old Ma'am and the C".

  • Get Real
    8.2/10 222 votes

    #1 - Get Real

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2016-12-14

    Liza returns from the Hamptons and has to deal with the aftermath. A famous life coach, whose book Empirical is pursuing, forces Liza to face some hard truths.

    Director: Dottie Dartland Zicklin

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin, Darren Star

  • The Old Ma'am and the C
    8.1/10 286 votes

    #2 - The Old Ma'am and the C

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2015-06-09

    Liza's lies come to a disastrous head on multiple fronts, threatening to ruin her professionally and romantically.

    Director: Tricia Brock

    Writer: Darren Star

  • A Christmas Miracle
    8.1/10 261 votes

    #3 - A Christmas Miracle

    Season 5 Episode 7 - Aired 2018-07-24

    It's Christmas in New York! Liza must attend a party with Caitlin and her ex-husband, Kelsey finds herself caught up in a web of her own making as she struggles to keep both her relationships under wraps, and Charles glimpses Liza’s other life.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Grant Sloss

  • The Bubble
    8.1/10 258 votes

    #4 - The Bubble

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 2018-07-31

    After the holidays, Liza adjusts to a new normal as she and Charles take their relationship to the next level. Maggie hears some hard truths from an ex, and Kelsey course-corrects her love life.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin

  • The Debu-taunt
    8.1/10 199 votes

    #5 - The Debu-taunt

    Season 6 Episode 8 - Aired 2019-08-07

    Charles wants to take the next step with Liza. Millennial participates in a Debutante Ball for first-time authors.

    Director: Todd Biermann

    Writer: Sarah Choi

  • No Weddings & a Funeral
    8.0/10 255 votes

    #6 - No Weddings & a Funeral

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2016-03-23

    Tragedy strikes and Liza wonders if she should end her 26-year-old life forever.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Darren Star

  • A Book Fair to Remember
    8.0/10 197 votes

    #7 - A Book Fair to Remember

    Season 3 Episode 11 - Aired 2016-12-14

    While facing an impasse with Josh, Liza draws closer to Charles at the Hamptons Book Fair. Kelsey feels erased from Colin's narrative.

    Director: Andrew Fleming

    Writer: Alison Brown

  • Hot Mitzvah
    7.9/10 262 votes

    #8 - Hot Mitzvah

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2015-06-02

    Liza learns of a new career option; Lauren throws a bat mitzvah; Kelsey deals with the aftermath of her affair.

    Director: Tricia Brock

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin

  • Like a Boss
    7.8/10 240 votes

    #9 - Like a Boss

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-01-20

    Liza and Kelsey prepare to launch their new imprint in spite of online criticism.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin

  • Secrets & Liza
    7.8/10 229 votes

    #10 - Secrets & Liza

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2016-03-16

    Empirical welcomes its biggest author and Liza tries to convince Thad to tell Kelsey the truth.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin

  • Forged in Fire
    7.8/10 205 votes

    #11 - Forged in Fire

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-07-12

    Liza and Kelsey reach breaking point at a work retreat. Liza receives news that changes everything.

    Director: Todd Biermann

    Writer: Alison Brown

  • The Gift of the Maggie
    7.8/10 199 votes

    #12 - The Gift of the Maggie

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-07-26

    Liza hunts for a new romance author, bringing her closer to Charles. Maggie slashes an art competitor.

    Director: Brennan Shroff

    Writer: Lyle Friedman, Ashley Skidmore

  • Fever Pitch
    7.8/10 201 votes

    #13 - Fever Pitch

    Season 4 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-08-09

    Liza discovers an exciting new author, whose pitch takes an unexpected turn. Kelsey avoids the wrath of Charles, and escapes upstate with Josh and Lauren.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Joe Murphy

  • It's Love, Actually
    7.8/10 187 votes

    #14 - It's Love, Actually

    Season 4 Episode 11 - Aired 2017-09-06

    Liza pursues a new relationship as Kelsey revisits an old one. Diana learns the truth about Richard. Lauren encourages Josh to follow his heart.

    Director: Andrew Fleming

    Writer: Grant Sloss

  • #LizaToo
    7.8/10 230 votes

    #15 - #LizaToo

    Season 5 Episode 1 - Aired 2018-06-05

    Liza returns to Empirical hoping to resume business as usual, but Charles announces a new project that spurs several unsettling revelations.

    Director: Steven K. Tsuchida

    Writer: Darren Star

  • The End of the Tour
    7.8/10 196 votes

    #16 - The End of the Tour

    Season 5 Episode 3 - Aired 2018-06-19

    Liza faces complications on the "Marriage Vacation" book tour. Kelsey and Zane head to Washington, D.C., to court a speechwriter's prospective memoir.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Alison Brown

  • Fraudlein
    7.8/10 196 votes

    #17 - Fraudlein

    Season 5 Episode 11 - Aired 2018-08-21

    In a last-ditch effort to save the company, Charles takes Empirical and Millennial to the world's biggest annual book fair in Frankfurt, Germany where Liza receives an offer that could uncomplicate her life.

    Director: Andrew Fleming

    Writer: Don Roos

  • Lizability
    7.8/10 206 votes

    #18 - Lizability

    Season 5 Episode 12 - Aired 2018-08-28

    Change is in the air at Empirical, and Liza considers her options. Meanwhile, Kelsey receives surprising news, and Charles finds a solution.

    Director: Andrew Fleming

    Writer: Darren Star, Grant Sloss

  • Sk8
    7.7/10 283 votes

    #19 - Sk8

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2015-05-12

    As the grind of 20-something life continues to wear Liza down, she glimpses a more age-appropriate world when her publisher needs her to babysit. Kelsey's affair with her author finally comes to a head at an award ceremony.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin

  • The Boy With the Dragon Tattoo
    7.7/10 261 votes

    #20 - The Boy With the Dragon Tattoo

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-05-26

    After a bedbug scare forces Liza into some uncomfortable and illuminating sleeping arrangements, she struggles to close the deal on her first literary find.

    Director: Steven K. Tsuchida

    Writer: Rick Singer

  • Tattoo You
    7.7/10 262 votes

    #21 - Tattoo You

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-01-13

    Liza tries to sort out her relationship with Josh as her daughter Caitlin returns from school.

    Director: Steven K. Tsuchida

    Writer: Darren Star

  • Un-Jaded
    7.7/10 226 votes

    #22 - Un-Jaded

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-02-10

    When their first author proves to be more trouble than she’s worth, Liza and Kelsey worry their imprint might be over before it ever gets started

    Director: Tamra Davis

    Writer: Rick Singer

  • Beyond Therapy
    7.7/10 214 votes

    #23 - Beyond Therapy

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-02-24

    Josh and Liza's relationship becomes strained after he is included in a New York Times profile.

    Director: Todd Biermann

    Writer: Grant Sloss

  • What's Up, Dock?
    7.7/10 190 votes

    #24 - What's Up, Dock?

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-11-16

    Liza finally makes her divorce official. Diana meets a hot stranger outside of work. Liza ends up in the hospital.

    Director: Todd Biermann

    Writer: Alison Brown

  • The Gelato and the Pube
    7.7/10 186 votes

    #25 - The Gelato and the Pube

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-08-16

    Liza receives a great opportunity at work, but there's a catch. Josh meets someone new. Maggie rustles some feathers.

    Director: Peter Lauer

    Writer: Eric Zicklin, Dottie Dartland Zicklin