The BEST Episodes of Painkiller Jane
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 26, 2019
In a very imaginable future, the world battles terrorism and unrest. Out of this chaos emerges a new hero: Jane Vasco, a.k.a. Painkiller Jane Once the DEA's top agent, Jane Vasco is formidable, both mentally and physically. As a child, her father nicknamed her Painkiller Jane, describing her ability to mentally push through even the most painful situations. But her strength is about to be tested. Jane is recruited by a covert government agency dedicated to containing and, if necessary, neutralizing the threat of "Neuros" No one knows what caused the aberrations that led to their enhanced abilities, which range from from telekinesis and telepathic suggestion to induced hallucinations. During her first investigation with her new team, Jane discovers that she too possesses an odd ability: she can't be killed.
#1 - Something Nasty in the Neighborhood
Season 1 - Episode 12
Jane and Connor go undercover in a small town, posed as a married couple, after a federal agent's disappearance prompts an investigation.
#2 - Higher Court
Season 1 - Episode 7
The team investigate the suicides of individuals placed in witness protection and discover a Neuro who is capable of creating hallucinations.
#3 - What Lies Beneath
Season 1 - Episode 19
The team respond when several incarcerated Neuros revolt and launch a prison break.
#4 - Reflections
Season 1 - Episode 21
Andre encounters a Neuro from his past that was chipped, but he learns that she has regained her abilities and she has a grudge.
#5 - The Beast of Bolnar
Season 1 - Episode 20
The residents of a small village are plagued by an invisible presence which is attacking and murdering the villagers.
#6 - Endgame
Season 1 - Episode 22
Several dangerous Neuros launch a prison break after an emergency at NICO.
#7 - The Amazing Howie
Season 1 - Episode 14
Howie is a magician who can miraculously perform the impossible, which prompts Riley to begin an investigation into possible Neuro activity.
#8 - The League
Season 1 - Episode 13
An investigation is started after Neuros begin to die before the team can apprehend them.
#9 - Nothing To Fear But Fear Itself
Season 1 - Episode 5
When inhabitants of an FBI safe house start to experience unexplained dreams and visions, Jane and crew must investigate potential Neuro activity.
#10 - The Healer
Season 1 - Episode 15
Sabotage hinders Jane's efforts to catch a Neuro, she becomes suspicious of a faith healer that she has been visiting.
#11 - Portraits of Lauren Gray
Season 1 - Episode 10
A young woman suddenly ages overnight, Jane and Maureen go undercover to find the cause.
#12 - Jane 113
Season 1 - Episode 18
Jane discovers the disturbing truth about her abilities while searching for a Neuro who escaped the team.
#13 - Friendly Fire
Season 1 - Episode 8
Awakening in a hospital Jane learns that she murdered Riley. Meanwhile, Maureen investigates a doctor researching Neuros.
#14 - Trial by Fire
Season 1 - Episode 9
Connor is arrested for arson and murder while out hunting for a Neuro, which is believed to have started numerous house fires.
#15 - Catch Me if You Can
Season 1 - Episode 4
A Neuro who can see the future warns Jane and the team of their impending death on the day they arrest him. Meanwhile, the team is disturbed by the psychic's purchases
#16 - Ghost in the Machine
Season 1 - Episode 11
Connor suffers a series of unfortunate events, believing it to be coincidental. However, he learns that members of his former police squad have died of strange causes.
#17 - Playback
Season 1 - Episode 17
A Neuro causes the team to become stuck in a timeloop, causing them to relive the same day repeatedly. Meanwhile, the Neuro who caused the timeloop tries to finish an assassination.
#18 - Breakdown
Season 1 - Episode 6
While investigating psychiatric patients who share the same unusual nightmare, Jane and Maureen suspect a Neuro has the ability to use nightmares as weapons.
#19 - Piece of Mind
Season 1 - Episode 3
A Neuro with the ability to steal memory and knowledge preys on Riley putting the security of the entire operation in jeopardy.
#20 - Toy Soldiers
Season 1 - Episode 2
When military stockpiles start to go missing before a presidential visit, Jane and the team are forced into high alert. Meanwhile, Jane confronts a Neuro with the ability to control the dead.
#21 - Pilot
Season 1 - Episode 1
Jane Vasco with the help of a new covert government unit must track down and contain the spread of "Neuros," genetically altered humans with extraordinary powers.
#22 - Thanks For the Memories
Season 1 - Episode 16
Jane seeks help from a Neuro after Brian (Jane's boyfriend) and Joe forget who she is, the Neuro has the ability to remove and store memories within his mind.