How To Get Away With Murder Episode Guide

Here is the episode guide for How To Get Away With Murder. Each episode has the title, writer, director, and a description listed. The descriptions are sourced from official press releases

15 - Anna Mae

Written By: Peter Nowalk Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 1.4 Audience: 5.29
With chaos surrounding Annalise, she just can’t stand the pressure anymore and needs to escape. Meanwhile, Frank must come to terms with the things he has done while Wes continues to get closer to finding out about his past

14 - There’s My Baby

Written By: J.C. Lee & Erika Harrison Directed By: Stephen Williams
Rating: 1.4 Audience: 4.80
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

13 - Something Bad Happened

Written By: Michael Foley & Warren Hsu Leonard Directed By: Zetna Fuentes
Rating: 1.4 Audience: 4.53
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

12 - It's a Trap

Written By: Joe Fazio and Tanya Saracho Directed By: Mike Listo
Rating: 1.5 Audience: 4.88
With Philip still out there, Annalise tries to keep the team from panicking and get one step ahead of Philip’s threats. Meanwhile, Wes and Laurel start putting the pieces of Wes’ mothers death together, but some things just aren’t adding up

11 - She Hates Us

Written By: Erika Harrison Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 1.5 Audience: 4.88
Tensions in the Keating household run high, as each student struggles in their own way trying to return to normalcy. In a flashback, we’ll learn new details about Annalise’s past 

10 - What Happened to You, Annalise?

Written By: J. C. Lee Directed By: Laura Innes
Rating: 1.8 Audience: 5.82
A few weeks have passed since Wes shot Annalise. Wes and The Keating 5 deal with the fallout from that night, as Annalise is faced with a complicated road to recovery

09 - What Did We Do?

Written By: Michael Foley & Erika Green Swafford Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 2.3 Audience: 7.19
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

08 - Hi, I’m Philip

Written By: Tanya Saracho Directed By: Jennifer Getzinger
Rating: 1.9 Audience: 6.71
Philip makes a threatening move and ADA Sinclair may have figured out away to take down Annalise. Meanwhile, Catherine and Caleb are forced to make a life changing decision

07 - I Want You to Die

Written By: Warren Hsu Leonard Directed By: Kevin Bray
Rating: 1.9 Audience: 6.49
Annalise and the team are hired to represent a client accused of badgering somebody to the point of suicide. Meanwhile, Eve returns to defend Nate after ADA Sinclair serves him for a possible new murder charge, and Bonnie learns about what happened at Trotter Lake

06 - Two Birds, One Millstone

Written By: Michael Foley Directed By: Mike Listo
Rating: 1.8 Audience: 6.27
Annalise takes on a new client, a transgender professor accused of killing her husband. Meanwhile, the Keating 5 are left to handle the Hapstall case and they discover a shocking new suspect

05 - Meet Bonnie

Written By: Sarah L. Thompson Directed By: Stephen Cragg
Rating: 2.1 Audience: 6.95
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

04 - Skanks Get Shanked

Written By: Angela Robinson Directed By: Stephen Williams
Rating: 2.0 Audience: 6.81
When a teenager is found murdered in the woods, Annalise and her team is hired to represent an unlikely suspect named in the case. Meanwhile, Asher comes across a shocking confession, and Wes learns new information about Rebecca’s disappearance

03 - It’s Called the Octopus

Written By: Joe Fazzio Directed By: John Terlesky
Rating: 2.2 Audience: 7.22
When Annalise takes on a new client, the team must investigate a very high end sex club to get answers. Meanwhile, Annalise is still representing the siblings accused of killing their parents, but the case takes a turn for the worse when a new motive surfaces, and Wes teams up with an unexpected ally

02 - She's Dying

Written By: Erika Green Swafford Directed By: Rob Hardy
Rating: 2.3 Audience: 7.53
Annalise and her team are blindsided when investigators try to pin a new charge on the wealthy siblings she's been hired to represent. Meanwhile, things for Annalise become even more difficult when she's brutally cross-examined on the witness stand during Nate's preliminary hearing

01 - It's Time to Move On

Written By: Pete Nowalk Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 2.6 Audience: 8.38
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
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15 - It’s All My Fault

Written By: Pete Nowalk Directed By: Bill D'Elia
Rating: 2.8 Audience: 8.99
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

14 - The Night Lila Died

Written By: Mike Foley Directed By: Laura Innes
Rating: 2.8 Audience: 8.99
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

13 - Mama’s Here Now

Written By: Erika Green Swafford and Doug Stockstill Directed By: Michael Listo
Rating: 2.9 Audience: 8.86
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

12 - She’s a Murderer

Written By: Erika Harrison Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 2.7 Audience: 8.44
 A shocking discovery in Sam’s case changes everything for Annalise and the students

11 - Best Christmas Ever

Written By: Tracy A. Bellomo and Warren Hsu Leonard Directed By: Micahel Katleman
Rating: 2.7 Audience: 8.34
School is back in session after the holiday break and the entire university is talking about Annalise’s missing husband. The Keating Five continue to be questioned by the police and we find out exactly how they’ve been dealing with the guilt of killing Sam. 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

10 - Hello Raskolnikov

Written By: Marcus Dalzine Directed By: Michael Offer
Rating: 3.1 Audience: 9.18
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

09 - Kill Me, Kill Me, Kill Me

Written By: Mike Foley & Erika Green Swafford Directed By: Stephen Williams
Rating: 3.1 Audience: 9.82
It’s the evening of the bonfire and we finally see what exactly happened on the night of Sam’s death

08 - He Has a Wife

Written By: Doug Stockstill Directed By: Debbie Allen
Rating: 2.9 Audience: 9.25
The team represents a mother who’s on trial for killing her family’s nanny while on heavy medication. Meanwhile, a shocking discovery is revealed in Lila’s case that could change everything for Rebecca and Bonnie’s loyalty to Annalise is questioned. In flashbacks, we learn more about Lila and Sam’s relationship

07 - He Deserved to Die

Written By: Warren Hsu Leonard Directed By: Eric Stoltz
Rating: 2.8 Audience: 9.18
Annalise and the team are focused on Rebecca’s case, but when the judge enforces a gag order, Rebecca takes things into her own hands. Meanwhile, Michaela is surprised by a pre-nup, sparks fly between Laurel and Frank, and in flash-forwards, we find out more about Wes and Rebecca’s relationship

06 - Freakin’ Whack-a-Mole

Written By: Mike Foley Directed By: Bill D’Elia
Rating: 2.7 Audience: 8.68
A case gets personal for Annalise and the team when their client is a man from the projects who was sentenced to death by Asher’s father several years ago. Meanwhile, Wes is still angry at Annalise for hiding information about Lila’s case, so Annalise must convince him to get back in line. In flash-forwards, we find out exactly where Asher was on the night of the murder

05 - We're Not Friends

Written By: Tracey A. Bellomo Directed By: Michael Listo
Rating: 3.0 Audience: 9.97
Annalise takes on a tough case defending a minor who fatally shoots his police officer father. Meanwhile, Annalise and Sam continue to argue over his relationship with Lila, and Wes and Rebecca begin to question Annalise’s motives. In flash-forwards, we learn more about Laurel’s relationship with Frank and why he was calling her the night of Sam’s death

04 - Let’s Get to Scooping

Written By: Erika Green Swafford Directed By: Laura Innes
Rating: 2.8 Audience: 9.79
Annalise and her students uncover a shocking truth while investigating the case of Marren Trudeau, founder and CEO of a major brokerage firm, who has recently been arrested for insider trading. Meanwhile, Wes discovers a cell phone hidden by Rebecca whose contents reveal an unsettling clue in the Lila Stangard murder case

03 - Smile or Go to Jail

Written By: Rob Fresco Directed By: Randy Zisk
Rating: 3.1 Audience: 10.81
Annalise helps Paula Murphy, a suburban soccer mom, get released from jail after she was arrested for a misdemeanor, but just as she’s about to walk free, she’s arrested again by the FBI in connection for felony murder. Annalise and her students are tasked with proving her innocence which will depend on the testimony from another suspect in the case. Meanwhile, the Middleton University president asks Annalise to represent Griffin O’ Reilly, the star quarterback who has also been linked to Lila’s disappearance but she’s unable to make a decision until she knows that Sam wasn’t involved in the case. In flash forwards, more clues are revealed and we discover someone else was also there besides the students during the night of the murder

02 - It’s All Her Fault

Written By: Pete Nowalk Directed By: Bill D'Elia
Rating: 3.3 Audience: 12.15
Annalise takes on a new client, Max St. Vincent, an eccentric millionaire who is the key suspect in his wife's brutal murder. All the clues point to St. Vincent as the killer, but Annalise challenges her students to prove he's innocent - whether that's the truth or not. Meanwhile, Annalise deals with issues in her own home when her growing suspicions that Sam is somehow involved in Lila's disappearance start to affect their marriage. In flash forwards, we go back to the night of the murder and learn that Wes might be hiding a few secrets of his own

01 - Pilot

Written By: Pete Nowalk Directed By: Michael Offer
Rating: 3.9 Audience: 14.34
Annalise Keating is a tough as nails Criminal Law Professor and when Wes Gibbins starts his first day at Middleton University, he has no clue what he's walking into. In her class, "How to Get Away with Murder," Annalise challenges her students to solve some of the most difficult criminal cases that her law firm takes on, and in the end, she selects a group of the smartest, most promising students to come work for her. The competition is on and the students will stop at nothing to make sure they get to the head of her class. While Annalise seems to have it all together, we soon learn that her clients' secrets aren't the only ones she's keeping. Meanwhile, in flash-forwards, we learn that the price of impressing Annalise might just be too much for some, when a group of four students, Wes, Connor Walsh, Michaela Pratt and Laurel Castillo get involved in their own murder mystery cover up.
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