The BEST Episodes of Leverage

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 27, 2020

Network: TNT (US)

Meet Nathan Ford, a former insurance investigator who spent his professional career dedicated to the company that refused a potentially life saving medical procedure for his son. Unemployed and teetering on the edge, Nate enlists the help of the best thieves and grifters in the business, and with their help, he steals from the rich and gives to the poor to help balance the crooks in high power positions. He and his team help provide... leverage.

The Last Dam Job (2)

#1 - The Last Dam Job (2)

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 15, 2012

The Leverage team must recruit old friends and rivals in order to take down Latimer and a foe from their past.

star 8.08
2,089 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The Long Goodbye Job

#2 - The Long Goodbye Job

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 25, 2012

Nate puts everything on the line for himself and his team when he takes on a case that is connected to his son's death.

star 8.07
1,478 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, John Rogers
The First David Job (1)

#3 - The First David Job (1)

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 17, 2009

The team puts together a plan to steal Nate's former boss's prized Michelangelo Maquette and sell it back to him.

star 8.04
1,982 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The Maltese Falcon Job (2)

#4 - The Maltese Falcon Job (2)

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 17, 2010

Surrounded by FBI, the team decides to hide in plain sight, while continuing to take down the corrupt mayor and his gunrunning partner. Little do they suspect that Nate has a different endgame in mind for them all.

star 8.03
2,256 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The San Lorenzo Job

#5 - The San Lorenzo Job

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 19, 2010

After following Moreau to San Lorenzo, the team discovers that he is chief advisor to the current President.

star 8.02
2,551 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: John Rogers, M. Scott Veach
The Second David Job (2)

#6 - The Second David Job (2)

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 24, 2009

Nate tries to piece together his team after coming out of hiding. However, the high stakes involved in his latest con could spell disaster for him and his friends.

star 7.97
1,975 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, John Rogers
The Boiler Room Job

#7 - The Boiler Room Job

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 14, 2011

When the LEVERAGE team goes up against a conman from a long lineage of greats, they must pull off the biggest con of their careers.

star 7.95
2,090 votes
Directors: Arvin Brown
Writers: Paul Guyot
The Ho, Ho, Ho Job

#8 - The Ho, Ho, Ho Job

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 12, 2010

The team takes over a mall on Christmas Eve and uncovers a scheme perpetrated by an old nemesis; Eliot goes undercover as Santa Claus; Parker and Hardison are Santa's helpers.

star 7.94
2,543 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: John Aboud, Michael Colton
The Lonely Hearts Job

#9 - The Lonely Hearts Job

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 25, 2011

While searching for a philanthropist’s missing wife, the team comes up against a grifter ring running a web of sophisticated “Sweetheart Scams”. Now, Nate must learn how to steal hearts… or risk losing Sophie’s for good.

star 7.94
2,037 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Kerry Glover
The Inside Job

#10 - The Inside Job

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 27, 2010

When Parker is trapped in an unknown location while working a theft for her mentor, the LEVERAGE team must race the clock to find her and free her.

star 7.93
2,609 votes
Directors: John Rogers
Writers: Geoffrey Thorne
The First Contact Job

#11 - The First Contact Job

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 5, 2012

An entrepreneur, who has made his fortune by stealing his subordinates' ideas, must be convinced by the team that he has made contact with aliens.

star 7.89
1,733 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Aaron Denius Garcia
The Experimental Job

#12 - The Experimental Job

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 27, 2011

When homeless veterans in the Boston area begin disappearing, the team must go back to college and infiltrate the world of Skull & Bones secret societies

star 7.87
2,095 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: M. Scott Veach
The French Connection Job

#13 - The French Connection Job

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 12, 2012

The team infiltrates a cooking school run by an old friend of Eliot's and whose owner is involved in smuggling truffles; Parker looks for passion in the arts.

star 7.86
1,816 votes
Writers: Paul Guyot
The Juror #6 Job

#14 - The Juror #6 Job

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 10, 2009

While at jury duty, Parker learns someone is trying to sway the trial's verdict.

star 7.86
2,212 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Rebecca Kirsch
The Frame-Up Job

#15 - The Frame-Up Job

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 16, 2012

With the other three team members still in Washington, Sophie sneaks off (soon followed by Nate) to the mansion of a recently deceased art collector, where a mysterious painting by a modern master will be publicly shown for the first time. When the painting turns up missing, Sophie and Nate must help Sterling solve a classic mystery to stop him from pinning the crime on them.

star 7.86
1,716 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: Geoffrey Thorne, Jeremy Bernstein
The Future Job

#16 - The Future Job

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 3, 2010

The team goes after a con man masquerading as a psychic medium in order to drain the life savings of his bereaved clients.

star 7.85
2,146 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: Amy Berg, Chris Downey
The Boys' Night Out Job

#17 - The Boys' Night Out Job

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 18, 2011

Nate, Eliot and Hardison are forced to intervene when Hurley returns, embroiled with the best of intentions in a three-way drug deal.

star 7.84
2,065 votes
Directors: John Rogers
Writers: John Rogers
The Carnival Job

#18 - The Carnival Job

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 31, 2011

The LEVERAGE team infiltrates a high-tech home to steal a revolutionary computer chip, only to have the family’s child abducted from a carnival during the heist.

star 7.84
2,143 votes
Directors: Frank Oz
Writers: M. Scott Veach, Paul Guyot
The Bottle Job

#19 - The Bottle Job

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 20, 2010

The LEVERAGE team runs a high-tech version of a classic con on a predatory loan shark in order to save McRory’s bar.

star 7.84
2,096 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Christine Boylan
The Radio Job (1)

#20 - The Radio Job (1)

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 8, 2012

When Latimer hires Nate’s father to pull off a heist in an ultra-secure government office, the Leverage team must stage a fake hostage stand-off when they’re trapped inside and the feds lay siege to the building.

star 7.84
2,094 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, Paul Guyot
The Queen's Gambit Job

#21 - The Queen's Gambit Job

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 28, 2011

Jim Sterling asks Nate for help taking down a researcher who has designed a nuclear weight that will allow a terrorist nation to manufacture enriched uranium. However, it soon becomes clear that the Interpol agent has an ulterior motive, one which isolates Nate, gets Sophie arrested, and takes Eliot out of commission.

star 7.84
2,167 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: M. Scott Veach, Rebecca Kirsch
The Zanzibar Marketplace Job

#22 - The Zanzibar Marketplace Job

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 27, 2010

The team is forced to work with their old enemy Sterling in order to free Nate’s ex-wife, Maggie from a Ukrainian jail and clear her name.

star 7.84
2,092 votes
Writers: Jessica Rieder, Melissa Glenn
The Big Bang Job

#23 - The Big Bang Job

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 19, 2010

The team infiltrates a government research lab to stop Damien Moreau from auctioning information to international terrorists.

star 7.84
2,529 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: Chris Downey, Geoffrey Thorne
The Order 23 Job

#24 - The Order 23 Job

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 29, 2009

The team must commandeer a full hospital floor in order to quarantine a convicted felon and get him to reveal the location of the stolen money, or die.

star 7.84
2,056 votes
Directors: Rod Hardy
Writers: Chris Downey
The Lost Heir Job

#25 - The Lost Heir Job

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 9, 2009

The Leverage team targets a shady lawyer looking to usurp his client's estate, with Parker playing the client's long-lost daughter. With Sophie still out of the picture, the team works with an uptight lawyer as a chaperone, but there may be more to her than meets the eye.

star 7.83
2,240 votes
Directors: Peter Winther
Writers: Chris Downey