The BEST Episodes of Kidnapped

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 12, 2019

Network: NBC

Timothy Hutton and Dana Delaney star in this thrilling drama as a wealthy and powerful New York couple whose teenage son has been kidnapped. With local law enforcement, the FBI, and a private negotiating team all working on the case, one might think the boy would be rescued in no time...but as the series unfolds, it becomes clear that this perfect family may be hiding a few dark secrets of their own.


#1 - Resolution

Season 1 - Episode 13

Atkins makes a discovery and the real mole is uncovered. The loose ends are tied up and things were not as they seemed.

star 8.51
16 votes
Directors: Jeff Bleckner
My Heart Belongs to Daddy

#2 - My Heart Belongs to Daddy

Season 1 - Episode 6

Ellie's father Benjamin Rand steps in and takes over and he is willing to do anything to get his grandson back, but will it cost him his own life? Meanwhile Knapp and King keep searching into the Cain's past while Conrad is arrested.

star 8.08
13 votes
Writers: Jan Oxenberg
Do Unto Others

#3 - Do Unto Others

Season 1 - Episode 9

Knapp tries to uncover the truth.

star 8.08
13 votes
Directors: Peter Werner
Writers: Duppy Demetrius
Special Delivery

#4 - Special Delivery

Season 1 - Episode 2

Something from Conrad's past may have a connection to Leopold's kidnapping. Conrad meets with his father to explore this. A package arrives which makes the Cain's wonder if Leopold was the only child targeted for kidnapping. Knapp heads to Brown University to find Aubrey.

star 8.07
14 votes
Directors: Michael Dinner
Writers: Jason Smilovic

#5 - Kidnapped

Season 1 - Episode 1

The Cain family is thrown into disarray when teenage son Leopold is kidnapped. The family disagrees with how to handle the situation--should they call the police, or pay the ransom?

star 8.01
22 votes
Directors: Michael Dinner
Writers: Jason Smilovic

#6 - Acknowledgement

Season 1 - Episode 12

Forces converge in Mexico; FBI internal investigation focuses in on a culprit; Ellie uncovers a clue.

star 8.00
11 votes
Directors: Tony Goldwyn
Writers: Jason Smilovic
Sorry Wrong Number

#7 - Sorry Wrong Number

Season 1 - Episode 3

At the insistence of Knapp and King the Cain's host their annual charity ball so that people won't figure out that Leopold has been kidnapped.

star 7.99
14 votes
Directors: Michael Watkins
Writers: Jason Smilovic, David Greenwalt

#8 - Impasse

Season 1 - Episode 10

Snipers threaten King's daughter as Knapp interrogates a suspect.

star 7.93
12 votes
Directors: Alex Chapple
Writers: Jason Smilovic
Number One with a Bullet

#9 - Number One with a Bullet

Season 1 - Episode 4

The kidnappers target Leopold's bodyguard Virgil once again as he prepares for surgery. Conrad is questioned by the police regarding something from his past. Ellie joins an annoymous group for parents of kidnapped children. Knapp looks into the bullet that was used to shoot Virgil.

star 7.93
14 votes
Writers: David J. Burke
Front Page

#10 - Front Page

Season 1 - Episode 7

The story of the kidnapping is leaked to the press. Knapp finds out that the Cain's might have known that Leopold was a target for kidnapping.

star 7.91
14 votes
Directors: Darnell Martin
Writers: Sam Catlin
Burn, Baby, Burn

#11 - Burn, Baby, Burn

Season 1 - Episode 5

Knapp and King figure out the name of the suspect and race to find the mastermind. Leopold tries to get to a cell phone before the battery dies.

star 7.77
13 votes
Directors: Oz Scott
Writers: Duppy Demetrius

#12 - Mutiny

Season 1 - Episode 11

Information regarding Swiss bank accounts and is revealed, which in turn implicated a family friend in Leo's kidnapping. There is a disagreement among the group choreographing the kidnapping; some members defect and present their own demands to the Cains.

star 7.65
12 votes
Directors: Jace Alexander
Writers: Tyler Mitchell
Gone Fishing

#13 - Gone Fishing

Season 1 - Episode 8

Virgil tries to find Leopold on his own. The kidnappers are forced to move after being questioned by the Mexican police. Conrad goes to the funeral for the man he's accused of killing.

star 7.56
11 votes
Writers: David J. Burke, Sam Catlin