The BEST Episodes of Leverage

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2019

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 Long Goodbye Job

#1 - The Long Goodbye Job

Season 5 - Episode 15

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 8.58
358 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, John Rogers
The Last Dam Job

#2 - The Last Dam Job

Season 4 - Episode 18

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

star 8.54
296 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The Second David Job

#3 - The Second David Job

Season 1 - Episode 13

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 8.33
311 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, John Rogers
The Experimental Job

#4 - The Experimental Job

Season 4 - Episode 11

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 8.31
274 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: M. Scott Veach
The Grave Danger Job

#5 - The Grave Danger Job

Season 4 - Episode 7

The LEVERAGE crew aims their sights on a charming funeral director who embezzles money from her grieving mourners, then discovers she is also selling the identities of the recently deceased to a deadly Mexican drug cartel.

star 8.28
279 votes
Directors: John Harrison
Writers: Rebecca Kirsch
The Rundown Job

#6 - The Rundown Job

Season 5 - Episode 9

After finishing a job in Washington with Parker and Hardison, Eliot gets a call from an old employer that leads him to deduce that a terror attack is imminent. Only the three of them, with the help of an old Army colleague of Eliot's, can stop it.

star 8.28
316 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, Josh Schaer
The Maltese Falcon Job

#7 - The Maltese Falcon Job

Season 2 - Episode 15

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 8.26
267 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The Boiler Room Job

#8 - The Boiler Room Job

Season 4 - Episode 8

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 8.26
268 votes
Directors: Arvin Brown
Writers: Paul Guyot
The Ho, Ho, Ho Job

#9 - The Ho, Ho, Ho Job

Season 3 - Episode 14

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 8.25
261 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: John Aboud, Michael Colton
The First Contact Job

#10 - The First Contact Job

Season 5 - Episode 3

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 8.24
343 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Aaron Denius Garcia
The Broken Wing Job

#11 - The Broken Wing Job

Season 5 - Episode 8

While nursing an injury, Parker comes across the planning of a crime and must recruit a reluctant waitress (Aarti Mann) to aid her in figuring out the plot. Meanwhile the rest of the team is in Japan on another job.

star 8.23
319 votes
Directors: John Harrison
Writers: M. Scott Veach, Rebecca Kirsch
The First David Job

#12 - The First David Job

Season 1 - Episode 12

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

star 8.22
320 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: John Rogers
The San Lorenzo Job

#13 - The San Lorenzo Job

Season 3 - Episode 16

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

star 8.20
269 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: John Rogers, M. Scott Veach
The Van Gogh Job

#14 - The Van Gogh Job

Season 4 - Episode 4

On the trail of a lost Van Gogh, the team learns the painting was the center of a World War II love story between a black soldier and the white heiress he was forced to leave behind.

star 8.20
261 votes
Directors: John Rogers
Writers: Chris Downey
The Rashomon Job

#15 - The Rashomon Job

Season 3 - Episode 11

The team discover that viewpoints differ, when they compare notes and find out that five years ago, each of them tried to steal the same rare artifact.

star 8.19
272 votes
Directors: Arwin Brown
Writers: John Rogers
The Lonely Hearts Job

#16 - The Lonely Hearts Job

Season 4 - Episode 15

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 8.19
272 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Kerry Glover
The Juror #6 Job

#17 - The Juror #6 Job

Season 1 - Episode 11

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

star 8.19
332 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: Rebecca Kirsch
The Future Job

#18 - The Future Job

Season 2 - Episode 13

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

star 8.18
270 votes
Directors: Marc Roskin
Writers: Amy Berg, Chris Downey
The Inside Job

#19 - The Inside Job

Season 3 - Episode 3

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 8.16
300 votes
Directors: John Rogers
Writers: Geoffrey Thorne
The Studio Job

#20 - The Studio Job

Season 3 - Episode 6

To take down a corrupt record executive, the LEVERAGE crew infiltrates the world of country & western music, inadvertently turning Eliot into a genuine country music star.

star 8.16
292 votes
Directors: Jonathan Frakes
Writers: M. Scott Veach
The Nigerian Job

#21 - The Nigerian Job

Season 1 - Episode 1

Nate Ford, a once-loyal corporate employee has recovered millions of dollars in stolen goods for his employer. But when that employer denied his son’s insurance claims and allowed the boy to die, he realized he could no longer work for such an entity. Out of work and descending into alcoholism, Ford is hired by an aeronautics executive to recover airplane designs the executive claims were stolen by a rival company. Helping him are four highly skilled team members: Parker, an expert thief; Alex Hardison, a specialist in Internet and computer fraud; Eliot Spencer, a high-octane “retrieval specialist” who can take out a gang of henchmen without breaking a sweat; and Sophie Devereaux, a grifter who could win awards for her acting skills during difficult scams. At first the newly formed team is hesitant to trust each other after so many years working alone but being double-crossed changes the dynamic, ultimately forcing them to unite.

star 8.15
561 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Chris Downey, John Rogers
The Carnival Job

#22 - The Carnival Job

Season 4 - Episode 6

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 8.14
272 votes
Directors: Frank Oz
Writers: M. Scott Veach, Paul Guyot
The Bank Shot Job

#23 - The Bank Shot Job

Season 1 - Episode 5

Sophie and Nate find themselves taken hostage during a bank robbery. They soon learn they are trapped inside with their latest target: a corrupt judge.

star 8.14
392 votes
Directors: Dean Devlin
Writers: Amy Berg
The Boys' Night Out Job

#24 - The Boys' Night Out Job

Season 4 - Episode 14

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

star 8.13
272 votes
Directors: John Rogers
Writers: John Rogers
The Hot Potato Job

#25 - The Hot Potato Job

Season 4 - Episode 5

The LEVERAGE team infiltrates the corrupt world of corporate agriculture to recover a stolen object worth millions: a one-of-a-kind potato.

star 8.12
283 votes
Directors: John Harrison
Writers: Jenn Kao