The Birthday Boys
"The Birthday Boys" is a scripted original sketch comedy, executive produced by Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad", "Mr. Show") and Ben Stiller ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty", "Zoolander"). The series features the Los Angeles comedy group of the same name (UCB Theatre Los Angeles, Just for Laughs Festival) along with Odenkirk and is in the classic vein of absurd/silly/smart/funny variety shows ("Mr. Show", Monty Python), featuring sketches that twist real-life moments and cultural touchstones.
Where to Watch The Birthday Boys
Below you'll find every episode from all 2 season of The Birthday Boys.
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Season 1Netflix | DirecTV Now | IFC | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Oct 19, 2013
Paychecks! An alternate story of the inventors of the personal computer who were a group of nerds consumed with their garage hangouts; an introduction to Car-y, a magical automobile that travels to the Land of Pretend.
S01 E02Oct 26, 2013
Goofy Roofers The ups and downs of a group of residential roofers whose antics got them an American sitcom; a moronic rap-rocker who sings about America's problems-only to discover he can't find any; Laraine Newman; French Stewart.
S01 E03Nov 2, 2013
Catching Up on Shows Tim gets confused trying to keep up with the complicated story lines of TV shows including a variety show; teens dare each other to inspect an old hermit's cabin, but are horrified when they look at the old man's website.
S01 E04Nov 9, 2013
Rock and Roll The modern giants of rock, rap, and dubstep are interviewed about the foundation of all popular music, which happens to be bluesy turn-of-the-century tunes about little bugs. Also, The Birthday Boys throw one of the wildest bachelor parties of all time.
S01 E05Nov 16, 2013
Cool Machine The development of a scientific contraption that promises to turn the guys into cool versions of themselves; a sneak peek into the underground world of Amish juicing.
S01 E06Nov 23, 2013
Helpful Tips The seven Pinkus brothers, owners and founders of The 7 Brothers' Brewery. Their love of beer-making includes backstroking through their vats of beer; the shady world of pool hustlers.
Season 2Netflix | DirecTV Now | IFC | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Oct 18, 2014
Snobs & Slobs The social class episode. A Ralph Lauren-esque fashion designer, a man raised in the woods, and a desperate indie rock band long to find their places in the world.
S02 E02Oct 25, 2014
Wet Dreams May Come The American dream in its many forms. A well-meaning Polish immigrant father does his best for his seven DJ sons. Two time-travelers hit a speed bump in their bid to kill Hitler.
S02 E03Nov 1, 2014
Women Are Funny The debate is over. The Birthday Boys definitively prove that women are funny, but at what cost? Also, Tim hurts his d***.
S02 E04Nov 8, 2014
Freshy's Jack Black is the jaded star of a beloved movie franchise reboot. The guys fall head over heels for a fast food chain's social marketing campaign.
S02 E05Nov 15, 2014
Love Date Hump In this crazy, stupid episode about love, The Birthday Boys explore romance through the eyes of a group of swinging guys, Hot Havana Lovers, and a married couple that hasn't been out in months and months.
S02 E06Nov 22, 2014
Getting Preachy The definitive take on religion. A rowdy seminary school, a man possessed by El Diablo, and a bombastic preacher's crusade against preaching.