Ransom - Episode Guide

Season 1

The Return

Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Jan 1, 2017

Top crisis and hostage negotiator Eric Beaumont uses his insight into human behavior to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases, and save lives.

Grand Slam

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Jan 7, 2017

Eric and the team try to save the life and sporting dreams of an up-and-coming baseball player in Louisville, Ky., whose survival hinges on negotiating for a bone marrow match that is being ransomed for $5 million.

The Box

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Jan 21, 2017

Eric and the team must figure out how to negotiate with bank robbers who are not demanding cash,


Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Jan 28, 2017

When an important engineer at a company that manufactures collision avoidance software in cars is taken hostage, Eric and the team email the kidnapper, Joe, but discover a third party is intercepting their correspondence and purposely sabotaging their negotiation process.

The Enemy Within

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Feb 4, 2017

An extremist from a racist group threatening to set off bombs all over New York City.


Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Feb 11, 2017

The clock is ticking when a French couple hires Eric and his team to rescue their kidnapped baby surrogate who has a dangerous condition and needs immediate medical care.


Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Feb 18, 2017

When Eric and other guests at an annual retreat are taken hostage by the fanatical leader of a militia group, Maxine leads the team in her first negotiation, while Eric works to preserve lives on the inside.

Say What You Did

Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Feb 25, 2017

When a senator's daughter is kidnapped, Eric and the team must delve into the senator's darkest secrets to try to bring his daughter home safely. Also, Eric faces challenges with his own daughter, Evie, after his attempt to keep her safe backfires.

Girl on a Train

Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Mar 4, 2017

A couple in France turns to Eric and his team to rescue their daughter who was abducted from a train and they fear has been sold into human trafficking.

The Artist

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Mar 11, 2017

Eric and the team begin negotiating the return of valuable paintings stolen from an art gallery, but the situation gets complicated when the thief then kidnaps a gallery staffer.

The Castle

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Mar 25, 2017

While playing a new smartphone game, five teenagers are lured into a trap in an empty castle in France, and Eric and the team are called in to negotiate their release.


Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Apr 8, 2017

Eric is called in to negotiate with a burglar who is holding a family hostage after they catch him breaking into their safe, but the team finds the circumstances suspicious after learning the husband has been kidnapped before.


Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: Apr 15, 2017

Eric must work with a past adversary to stop a hacker from activating explosions worldwide unless the NSA surrenders access to their confidential files.