The BEST Episodes of Legends (2014)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 7, 2019

Network: TNT (US)

Experienced and talented actor Sean Bean plays the role of a CIA operative in this gripping TV show: Working for the FBI’s Deep Cover Operations division, Martin Odum can transform himself into a different person — whether it’s an assignment as a Serbian extremist, a corrupt Chicago police officer, a British special forces colonel, or a legendary computer hacker.


#1 - Identity

Season 1 - Episode 10

Martin finds out that Verax could be plotting an assassination. He is also kidnapped and makes a stunning discovery about his own identity.

star 7.89
763 votes
Directors: Brad Turner

#2 - Iconoclast

Season 1 - Episode 8

Martin stays in legend as journalist Sebastian Egan to exonerate Hani Jabril and find the real assassins of Prince Abdullah. DCO is forced to pursue the investigation 'off book', ultimately leading Martin into his most dangerous stand off yet.

star 7.83
774 votes
Directors: John Behring
Writers: Geoff Aull
The Legend of Alexei Volkov

#3 - The Legend of Alexei Volkov

Season 2 - Episode 10

Martin makes a deal with the Russians to rescue Kate; Gabi struggles to make a decision about her husband; in 2004, Dmitry asks one last favor of Terrance; in 1972, the last pieces of the puzzle to understanding Martin Odum's identity are revealed.

star 7.83
500 votes
Wilderness of Mirrors

#4 - Wilderness of Mirrors

Season 1 - Episode 9

Martin manages to escape from an interrogation and finds out that Sonya and Aiden have been abducted. As he looks for them, he learns more information about his past.

star 7.73
778 votes
Directors: Milan Cheylov

#5 - Rogue

Season 1 - Episode 5

Martin is put on leave after the confrontation with The Colonel. He begins looking into his own past and The Stranger's assertion that 'Martin Odum' is a legend. This off-book investigation leads him to a mysterious smuggler in Houston who may have the answers he needs. Martin assumes the legend of a Southern outlaw in order to infiltrate the smuggling operation and get close to Dobson.

star 7.72
948 votes
Directors: Karen Gaviola
Writers: Andrew Wilder
The Second Legend of Dmitry Petrovich

#6 - The Second Legend of Dmitry Petrovich

Season 2 - Episode 7

Martin fears Kate has been abducted; Gabi discovers that Blazek may have a connection to Tamir; in 2001 Prague, Ballard and Gabi use questionable methods to threaten Dmitry and in 1985 Alex suspects Terrance has resorted to ruthless tactics.

star 7.69
554 votes
The Legend of Terrence Graves

#7 - The Legend of Terrence Graves

Season 2 - Episode 5

Kate is offered a deal by Nina and an MI6 agent in modern day Paris, to Martin's chagrin. Meanwhile, Ballard convinces the FBI to allow him to take down Martin, Ilyana is enlisted as an operative in 2001 Prague and Terrance's secrets emerge.

star 7.63
615 votes
The Legend of Gabi Miskova

#8 - The Legend of Gabi Miskova

Season 2 - Episode 9

Martin and Nina search for Tamir's associates in hopes of getting some answers; two Chechen assassins put a deadly plan into action

star 7.61
490 votes
The Legend of Tamir Zakayev

#9 - The Legend of Tamir Zakayev

Season 2 - Episode 6

Martin prepares Kate for a dangerous job; Gabi confronts the intelligence agents about Martin Odum. In 2001 Prague, Ballard and Gabi discover Dmitry has a vulnerbility and in 1984, Alex is recruited for a distinquished position.

star 7.59
525 votes

#10 - Gauntlet

Season 1 - Episode 6

Martin takes Kyle Dobson into custody in the aftermath of a shoot-out with the smuggling crew. But when Dobson is wounded, Martin is forced to get him medical attention at a Houston Hospital. Dobson's mysterious employer, The Verax Corporation, sends a team of professional hitmen to retrieve Dobson, forcing Martin to take his prisoner on the run in a frantic escape back to Los Angeles.

star 7.59
889 votes
Directors: Brad Turner
Writers: Andrew Wilder

#11 - Betrayal

Season 1 - Episode 4

The Colonel and Ana Paulanos are captured by DCO when they sell Martin a briefcase of VX that turns out to be bogus. In response, one of The Colonel's followers releases real VX on a crowded bus, threatening more attacks if The Colonel and Ana aren't released.

star 7.59
905 votes
Directors: Deran Sarafian
Writers: Cyrus Voris, David Wilcox, Ethan Reiff, Josh Pate

#12 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

A deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. But his own identity comes into question when a mysterious stranger suggests that Martin isn't who he thinks he is.

star 7.59
1,450 votes
Directors: David Semel
Writers: Robert Littell
The Legend of Dmitry Petrovich

#13 - The Legend of Dmitry Petrovich

Season 2 - Episode 1

Martin Odum is a fugitive, hiding out in present day London and wanted by the FBI for a crime he did not commit. He can't remember his life prior to an injury he suffered in the Iraq War, so he's searching for clues about his true identity with the help of CIA agent Nina Brenner. Meanwhile, in 2001, FBI agent Curtis Ballard and his Czech Police partner, Gabi Miskova, launch an investigation into a Russian gangster named Dimitry.

star 7.58
850 votes
Directors: Jamie Payne
Writers: Ken Biller
The Legend of Ilyana Zakayeva

#14 - The Legend of Ilyana Zakayeva

Season 2 - Episode 4

Kate becomes a fugitive in modern-day Paris, so Martin puts her into hiding. Meanwhile, Ballard unearths information that could lead him to Martin and Ilyana asks Dimitry for a dangerous favor in 2001 Prague.

star 7.55
597 votes

#15 - Quicksand

Season 1 - Episode 7

Martin returns to DCO after the events in Houston and is presented with the case of a threat to assassinate a visiting Saudi Prince. The investigation leads Martin and Rice to a beautiful and charismatic female rights activist.

star 7.55
787 votes
Directors: Terence O'Hara
Writers: Josh Pate
The Legend of Kate Crawford

#16 - The Legend of Kate Crawford

Season 2 - Episode 2

In present day London, Martin is finally able to make contact with Ilyana Crawford, a woman who may be linked to his past. Unable to get answers from her, he turns to her teenage daughter, Kate, who is in search of her own identity. In 2001 Prague, Dmitry is on a mission to locate a wanted war criminal believed to be connected to the Chechen gangsters. But Dimitry's handler is concerned that his infiltration techniques may be crossing the line.

star 7.54
755 votes
Directors: Jamie Payne
Writers: Raf Green
Lords of War

#17 - Lords of War

Season 1 - Episode 3

Martin assumes the legend of Dante Auerbach, an international arms dealer known as the 'Lord of War', in order to track the sale of VX gas, and rescue kidnapped chemist, Richard Hubbard. He makes contact with beautiful arms dealer Ana Paulanos, the right hand of a mysterious Chechen mobster, 'The Colonel'.

star 7.52
992 votes
Directors: David Semel
Writers: Robert Littell
The Legend of Curtis Ballard

#18 - The Legend of Curtis Ballard

Season 2 - Episode 3

It's a race against time as Martin searches for Kate in Paris. He's convinced the peaceful protest she's attending may turn violent at the hands of her friend Ifti, a boy with radical beliefs. In 2001 Prague, Dmitry discovers that the key to getting close to Doku Zakayev may not be his brother Tamir, but instead Doku's wife, Ilyana. In 1991 Lithuania, a younger Ballard is involved in an incident that will affect the rest of his life.

star 7.51
727 votes
Directors: Alrick Riley
Writers: Aaron Allen

#19 - Chemistry

Season 1 - Episode 2

When a high school chemistry teacher and his family are kidnapped, DCO takes the case because the teacher is a former chemical weapons engineer for the Russian Army, hidden by the CIA in the Witness Protection Program. Martin, Crystal and Troy Buchannan go undercover to infiltrate the Chechen mob, rescue the family and stop the production of the deadly gas.

star 7.51
1,216 votes
Directors: Brad Turner
Writers: Robert Littell
The Legend of Doku Zakayev

#20 - The Legend of Doku Zakayev

Season 2 - Episode 8

Martin goes back to work for Tamir; Gabi confronts Blazek about his secret dealings; Kate is held prisoner in the President's compound in Chechnya and in 2001 Prague, Dmitry tries to convince Tamir to earn General Arsanov's trust.

star 7.51
538 votes