The BEST Episodes of Dynasty (2017)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019

Network: The CW

The reboot follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children. The series will focus on Fallon Carrington, the daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be stepmother, Cristal, a Hispanic woman marrying into this WASP family and America’s most powerful class.

Dead Scratch

#1 - Dead Scratch

Season 1 - Episode 22

As Alexis loses control of her plan with the Colbys, Fallon challenges Blake for control of the family's company only to learn she's not the only one with a claim to the throne. Sammy Jo and Steven prepare to tie the knot - but an unexpected guest causes all hell to break loose.

star 8.70
169 votes
Deception, Jealousy and Lies

#2 - Deception, Jealousy and Lies

Season 2 - Episode 22

As various members of the Carrington family make the ultimate decision between preserving their legacies and protecting their personal relationships, allegiances are tested... while dark secrets from the past resurface.

star 8.31
103 votes
Writers: Christopher Fife, Paula Sabbaga
Enter Alexis

#3 - Enter Alexis

Season 1 - Episode 17

The arrival of Alexis has thrown the entire Carrington family into disarray. After Alexis receives a fortune from Grandpa's will, Fallon sets out to prove her mother weaseled her way into it. Meanwhile, Cristal tries to keep Alexis away from her already shaky marriage to Blake.

star 8.31
189 votes
Directors: Jeff Byrd
Writers: Sallie Patrick, Christopher Fife
Poor Little Rich Girl

#4 - Poor Little Rich Girl

Season 1 - Episode 16

In the wake of a sudden Carrington death, Blake's temper pushes Cristal to make a bold decision regarding their marriage. Fallon's feud with Jeff goes public, forcing her to rely on her faux-husband, Liam, for support. Steven processes his grandfather's sordid past and decides how he wants to spend his future.

star 8.24
177 votes
A Well-Dressed Tarantula

#5 - A Well-Dressed Tarantula

Season 1 - Episode 10

Cristal's efforts to mend her fractured marriage are complicated when a dangerous newcomer threatens to destroy everything she and Blake hold dear; Meanwhile, Fallon celebrates her golden birthday and gains control of her trust, forcing her to think about more than just what size champagne bottles to serve at her party.

star 8.14
197 votes
I Answer to No Man

#6 - I Answer to No Man

Season 1 - Episode 11

When Fallon is taken hostage, the rest of the family must come together to enact a rescue mission — but coming together isn’t exactly what Carringtons do best. Out of desperation, Culhane turns to Jeff Colby for help, while Cristal is forced to choose between her old family and her new one.

star 8.12
189 votes
Writers: Gladys Rodriguez
Parisian Legend Has It…

#7 - Parisian Legend Has It…

Season 2 - Episode 14

As Blake seeks justice in the wake of a disturbing crime, Fallon and Sam covertly fly to Paris to investigate the truth behind a distressing phone call.

star 8.12
119 votes
Writers: Jenna Richman
Trashy Little Tramp

#8 - Trashy Little Tramp

Season 1 - Episode 21

When Blake thwarts Fallon’s attempts to take the company in a new direction, Fallon realizes that the biggest threat is actually Blake himself.

star 8.10
153 votes
Directors: Brandi Bradburn
Writers: Christopher Fife, Kevin A. Garnett
Our Turn Now

#9 - Our Turn Now

Season 1 - Episode 15

After Fallon discovers that Jeff Colby's motives to marry her are not for love but for revenge, she is forced to continue with her faux engagement until she can save her family from becoming a casualty of the Colby-Carrington war. Sam pulls out all the stops to earn his citizenship and Steven’s love, while Cristal must choose between her role as a wife or her role as a stepmother.

star 8.06
190 votes
Nothing But Trouble

#10 - Nothing But Trouble

Season 1 - Episode 13

After Fallon's declaration of professional - and romantic - independence, Jeff tries to reel her back in. As Cristal struggles with Blake's unorthodox moral compass, she finds herself in a gray area of her own.

star 8.05
188 votes
Motherly Overprotectiveness

#11 - Motherly Overprotectiveness

Season 2 - Episode 15

While Fallon and Sam struggle to keep a secret from bubbling to the surface, their attempts are complicated by the arrival of a mysterious stranger. As Blake is occupied up with familial matters, Cristal teams up with Culhane to face a brewing crisis at the Atlantix soccer office.

star 8.05
121 votes
Directors: Brandi Bradburn
Writers: David M. Isreal, Paula Sabbaga
Don’t Con a Con Artist

#12 - Don’t Con a Con Artist

Season 1 - Episode 18

When Fallon and Alexis fight for Steven's love, his relationship with Sam gets caught in the crossfire. Meanwhile, Cristal turns her attention to Culhane’s family and stumbles upon a terrible secret.

star 8.04
160 votes
Directors: Carl Seaton
Writers: Kevin A. Garnett, Paula Sabbaga
Promises You Can't Keep

#13 - Promises You Can't Keep

Season 1 - Episode 12

When the Carringtons host a lavish Casino Night party, Cristal and Blake's marriage is put to the test when an explosive secret from Blake's past surfaces. Meanwhile, Fallon must reconsider her behavior as she attempts to fix a professional blunder by accepting an indecent proposal.

star 8.03
187 votes
Guilt Trip to Alaska

#14 - Guilt Trip to Alaska

Season 3 - Episode 1

On the eve of the Carrington Foundation Fundraiser, drama immediately floods the scene as bodies are pulled from the lake on the Carrington Estate. As reporters and detectives move in, Blake, Fallon, Cristal, Adam and Anders realize they need to get their stories straight very quickly. Dominique Deveraux focuses on her missing son, while Michael Culhane tries to prove that he’s been framed…from behind bars. Sam plays comforting friend to both Fallon and Kirby as he continues to work on the hotel. Fallon visits a comatose Liam in the hospital and finds herself haunted by Trixie’s death in unexpected ways. Kirby visits Culhane in the slammer and returns to Carrington Manor to find she is no longer welcome. Dominique tries to steal the spotlight at the Fundraiser, Fallon becomes charitable, and Blake loses something incredibly valuable.

star 8.00
77 votes
Writers: Josh Reims
Use or Be Used

#15 - Use or Be Used

Season 1 - Episode 19

The manipulative power games between Fallon and Alexis continue when Alexis — who’s grown highly suspect of Fallon’s new husband, Liam — meddles in Fallon’s love life. Meanwhile, Blake and Cristal spar over whether CA will take responsibility for the health crisis that is hurting Culhane’s family.

star 7.96
156 votes
Directors: Viet Nguyen
Writers: Jake Coburn, Jay Gibson
New Lady In Town

#16 - New Lady In Town

Season 2 - Episode 20

Fallon and Liam team up to exact revenge against Adam, who’s been sabotaging Fallon’s business and personal endeavors. Jeff’s recovery from a mysterious illness is complicated by the arrival of a potent figure from his past -- his mother, Dominique.

star 7.96
103 votes
Directors: Elodie Keene
Writers: David Israel
A Line from the Past

#17 - A Line from the Past

Season 1 - Episode 20

While Alexis and Blake continue to battle, Alexis enlists in a surprising ally, Jeff Colby. With her loyalties torn, Fallon must decide if she helps save the company or come to the aid of Culhane’s family.

star 7.93
157 votes
Writers: Jenna Richman, Francisca X
The Butler Did It

#18 - The Butler Did It

Season 2 - Episode 3

Fallon gets in over her head and needs Liam and Culhane’s help. Kirby makes a shocking discovery that changes everything, while Blake wines and dines a new guest.

star 7.92
158 votes
Writers: David M. Israel, Paula Sabbaga
The Sight Of You

#19 - The Sight Of You

Season 2 - Episode 11

Reeling from a series of emotional developments, Fallon decides to round up her gal pals for a restorative “girls’ trip” to Idaho, but when the assembled squad arrives to the ski resort, Fallon’s hidden agenda quickly reveals itself. Meanwhile, Blake enlists Culhane’s help in recruiting a star player to his new soccer team, and Alexis teams up with Sam to tackle their blues.

star 7.92
109 votes
Writers: David M. Israel, Aubrey Villalobos Karr
Crazy Lady

#20 - Crazy Lady

Season 2 - Episode 9

As the Carringtons track down a dangerous enemy on Christmas Eve, Fallon and Blake clash on how to best handle the situation, stirring up unresolved grievances. Meanwhile, Cristal suspects Alexis may not be telling the whole truth to the authorities, and Kirby is cast out by Anders for having an immature reaction to the grave situation at hand.

star 7.88
108 votes
Directors: Melanie Mayron
Writers: Christopher Fife, Paula Sabbaga
How Two-Faced Can You Get

#21 - How Two-Faced Can You Get

Season 2 - Episode 17

Fallon’s acquisition of a new publishing company brings an unexpected person from her past into the fold, forcing her to deal with the emotional and financial ramifications. Meanwhile, Blake is suspicious when a disgruntled Jeff shows up on the Atlantix doorstep, and Cristal fears her old family will seek revenge on her new one.

star 7.86
109 votes
Directors: Joanna Kerns
Writers: Christopher Fife, Kevin A. Garnett
Caution Never Won a War

#22 - Caution Never Won a War

Season 3 - Episode 2

As Blake and Fallon face legal troubles, Fallon and Adam handle the outcome of Liam’s accident in very different ways. Anders visits Sam at the hotel where they break ground and discover a room filled with valuable historical artifacts. Michael Culhane’s jail stint takes an interesting turn while Cristal and Dominique make power moves.

star 7.86
50 votes
Directors: Melanie Mayron
Writers: David M. Israel
Rotten Things

#23 - Rotten Things

Season 1 - Episode 9

The Carringtons’ plan for a peaceful holiday are spoiled by two new arrivals and the scandals they bring with them, including Cristal's sister, Iris Machado. Blake faces a power struggle with his own father; meanwhile Fallon attempts to reunite the Colbys.

star 7.85
225 votes
A Taste of Your Own Medicine

#24 - A Taste of Your Own Medicine

Season 1 - Episode 7

Blake’s hopes for a perfect Thanksgiving are ruined when he clashes with both Fallon and Steven. Cristal’s challenging houseguest reminds everyone to be grateful for the ties that bind.

star 7.84
241 votes
The Gospel According to Blake Carrington

#25 - The Gospel According to Blake Carrington

Season 1 - Episode 14

Suspicious that the Colbys may be up to no good, Fallon plays a dangerous game of charades; meanwhile, Steven finds himself unexpectedly channeling his darker side when he tries to help Sammy Jo, and Cristal must cover-up an impulsive mistake that threatens to implode her marriage.

star 7.84
175 votes